Detroit Field Organizer, Michigan Voice

Deadline: May 8, 2013 or until position is filled Michigan Voice is a state based collaboration formed in 2005 to improve long-term coordination and communication among nonprofit civic engagement organizations in Michigan.  The collaboration’s nonpartisan mission is to engage underrepresented and socially responsible voters in the democratic process and to establish collective action around a…

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan: Community Canvasser

Job Title: Community Canvasser Reports To: Field Organizer/Project Coordinator Location: Detroit FLSA Status: Non-Exempt/Temporary/Non-Benefited Position Summary: Under the leadership of the Field Organizer and Project Coordinator, this position will perform door-to-door and high traffic area canvassing in targeted areas of the City of Detroit. This is a 6 week, non-benefited, temporary position and pays $12/hr.…

Continuing Education and Professional Development Nurse Associate, Michigan Nurses Association

The Michigan Nurses Association, an affiliate of National Nurses United (NNU) and AFL-CIO, seeks a continuing education and professional development nurse associate in the Nursing Practice Department. The department is responsible for promoting excellence in nursing practice, protecting the art and science of nursing in the workplace, and advocating for patient safety/quality care. General Summary…

Labor Relations Representative, Michigan Nurses Association

The labor relations representative is responsible for all matters related to collective bargaining, including organizing nurses in private and public employment; compiling, analyzing, interpreting and presenting pertinent data; negotiating contracts; processing grievances and conducting arbitrations; and representing nurses in employment-related problems. The ideal candidate has had prior experience as a full time labor relations representative,…

AFT Michigan: Controller/Assistant to the President for Finances

We seek a leader to be part of the executive team of a growing and energetic statewide union of educators. The Controller is responsible for guiding the organization’s financial trajectory, supporting approximately 100 local unions across the state, and maintaining relationships with contractors and other organizations. Job duties include: Oversight of all financial functions of…

Lead Organizer, Common Cause Michigan

Overview of Organization: Common Cause Michigan is a non-­profit organization that works to promote government transparency and accountability. CCMI focuses on issues of money in politics and campaign finance reform, voter protection and voter rights, and keeping elected officials accountable to Michigan taxpayers. For more, see CommonCause.org/MI Job Description: The position of lead organizer for…

State Field Organizer, Equality Michigan

Job Description:  State Field Organizer Job Title:  Field Organizer – Full-Time Position Job Supervisor:  Policy Director Job Location:  Detroit, Michigan Position Description Focus is on building relationships with groups and individuals, training and motivating activists, and increasing member and activist base. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Develop a strong grassroots activist network focused on the passage…

Associate Press Secretary, Beyond Coal – Chicago

Job Title: Associate Press Secretary, Beyond Coal- Chicago Department: Communication – Media, Chicago, IL Reports to: Regional Communication Manager Context: Develops relationships with regional and national reporters and producers, pitches and places stories, serves as a Sierra Club spokesperson. Responsible for creating materials to support campaign objectives. Oversees editorial production process for communication materials, including…