Employment Opportunities

WPUSA | Working Partnerships USA

San Jose, California
Posted: May 22, 2015

Working Partnerships USA is a community organization bringing together the power of grassroots organizing and public policy innovation to drive the movement for a just economy. We build the capacity of workers, low-income neighborhoods and communities of color to lead and govern. Based in Silicon Valley, we tackle the root causes of inequality and poverty by leading collaborative campaigns for quality jobs, healthy communities and equitable growth.

Reporting to the Director of Organizing and Civic Engagement and working closely with other local and state organizations, the Lead Organizer is responsible for overseeing Working Partnerships USA integrated civic engagement and community organizing model. The Lead Organizer will recruit and develop leaders, lead civic engagement programs, contribute to campaign strategy, communicate and motivate existing and potential members, and lead pubic actions.

EBASE | East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy

Oakland, California
Posted: May 22, 2015

EBASE is always looking for smart, talented people to join our movement for economic, racial, and social justice. We highly encourage you to get involved in our work to raise the floor for low-income workers and open the door to those marginalized in our economy.

Raise the Wage Campaign Director
The position is responsible for managing EBASE’s campaigns, coalition building, and solidarity work on low-wage worker organizing efforts. The Campaign Director will work with community, labor, and faith partners to to develop worker justice, electoral, and legislative campaigns to build towards a regional set of worker justice standards and enforce minimum wage and worker justice policies.