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State Legislative Coordinator

ROLE: STATE LEGISLATIVE COORDINATOR LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX APPLICATION DEADLINE:  OCTOBER 15, 2022 Workers Defense seeks a full-time State Legislative Coordinator to advance our member-led policy campaigns at the Texas Legislature and support the work of the Policy and Better Builder Departments across the state (focusing on the Dallas, Houston, and Austin metro areas). The State …

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Workplace Justice Organizer – Austin

ROLE: AUSTIN WORKPLACE JUSTICE ORGANIZER LOCATION: AUSTIN, TX Workers Defense is seeking a full-time Austin Workplace Justice Organizer to join the organizing team in the Austin metro area. The Workplace Justice Organizer engages low-wage workers – primarily construction workers- in campaigns to build power and a voice for working people in the state of Texas. …

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Dallas Policy Coordinator

ROLE: DALLAS POLICY COORDINATOR LOCATION: DALLAS, TX APPLICATION DEADLINE:  SEPTEMBER 15, 2022 Workers Defense is seeking a full-time Dallas Policy Coordinator to lead the policy work and advocacy conducted by Worker Defense Project’s Better Builder® and Policy Department in the Dallas Metro Area. Through policy change and community education, the Better Builder® Program seeks to …

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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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Communications Associate – Houston, TX, Part-time

JOB OPENING:  APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE – PART TIME in Houston, TX  Workers Defense is looking for a Communications Associate to advance our strategic media campaigns and uplift the voices and stories of our membership!  In this role you will work with the Communications Director to create and implement media strategy …

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Coordinador de Supervisión del Programa Better Builder®/Oversight Coordinator

**ENGLISH BELOW**** PUESTO VACANTE DE EMPLEO: SE ACEPTAN SOLICITUDES HASTA QUE SE LLENE EL PUESTO Coordinador de Supervisión del Programa Better Builder®, Austin TX El Proyecto de Defensa Laboral está buscando un Coordinador de Supervisión para el programa de Better Builder® para liderar el monitoreo, la supervisión y la certificación realizada por el programa Better …

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Staff Attorney – Houston

ROLE: STAFF ATTORNEY LOCATION: HOUSTON, TX APPLICATION DEADLINE:  ROLLING BASIS Workers Defense Project (WDP)/Workers Defense Action Fund is seeking a community-minded attorney who is eager to help build worker power in Texas. The ideal candidate will have experience working directly with low-income workers and/or immigrants, educating the community, and practicing employment law. They will also …

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HOUSTON POLICY COORDINATOR

ROLE: HOUSTON POLICY COORDINATOR LOCATION: HOUSTON, TX Workers Defense is seeking a full-time Houston Policy Coordinator to lead the policy work and advocacy conducted by Worker Defense Project’s Better Builder® and Policy Department in the Houston Metro Area. Through policy change and community education, the Better Builder® Program seeks to improve conditions in the construction …

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Legal Internship in Dallas, TX (Remote)

LEGAL INTERNSHIP (FALL 2021) LOCATION: DALLAS, TX (REMOTE) APPLICATION DEADLINE: ROLLING BASIS, APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED ASAP Workers Defense is looking for a fall legal intern for the Employment and Legal Services program!  This position provides a unique opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment that connects legal advocacy to innovative policy and organizing initiatives.  This …

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