Month: April 2022

Legal Intake Coordinator, Part-time in Austin, TX

ROLE: PART-TIME LEGAL INTAKE COORDINATOR LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX APPLICATION DEADLINE: ROLLING BASIS Workers Defense is seeking a legal intake coordinator who is eager to help build worker power in Texas. The ideal candidate will have experience working directly with low-income workers and immigrants, and maintaining detailed notes and organized electronic and physical case files. They …

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Research Coordinator

ROLE:  RESEARCH COORDINATOR LOCATION:  AUSTIN, DALLAS, OR HOUSTON, TX APPLICATION DEADLINE:  SEPTEMBER 15, 2022 POSITIONS WILL BE REMOVED FROM WEBSITE ONCE FILLED Workers Defense’s Better Builder® Program is seeking a full-time, FLSA exempt Research Coordinator to oversee the organization’s strategic research agenda – including conducting primary research on construction working conditions, as well as secondary …

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PRESS RELEASE: Workers Defense Announces Lizeth Chacón as Co-Executive Director

Contact: Juan Benitez, juan.benitez@workersdefense.org, (512) 466-9258 AUSTIN, TX — Workers Defense today announced that it has appointed Lizeth Chacón as its Co-Executive Director. In this new role, she will co-lead Worker Defense Project and Workers Defense Action Fund into its next phase of building power for low-wage construction workers in partnership with Emily Timm, the organization’s …

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Conozca A Nuestra Nueva Co-Directora Ejecutiva: Lizeth Chacón

Estimada familia de Defensa Laboral, Después de una búsqueda nacional, la Mesa Directiva de Defensa Laboral anunció que Lizeth Chacón será nuestra próxima Co-Directora Ejecutiva, uniéndose con Co-Directora Ejecutiva y Co-Fundadora Emily Timm en el liderazgo. En nuestra búsqueda de un líder para administrar nuestra familia de organizaciones, centramos la visión colectiva de nuestros miembros …

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Meet Our New Co-Executive Director: Lizeth Chacón

Dear Workers Defense family,  After a nationwide search, the Board of Workers Defense is excited to announce that Lizeth Chacón will become our next Co-Executive Director, joining current Co-Executive Director and Co-Founder Emily Timm in leadership. In our search for a leader to steward our family of organizations, we centered our members’ collective vision of …

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