• Application Form:

Take a couple of minutes right now to start your journey towards becoming a union organizer. If you are a union member, please click here.
If you have any questions, please contact the Organizing Institute: 1-800-848-3021.

In order for your application to be considered, all questions must be completely answered and a resume must be included. You must have a valid drivers license and commit to travel and possible relocation to be eligible.


Applicant Information:

Your Info:

Current Address:

Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

* Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

Additional Info:

Demographic Info:

We appreciate your answers to the following questions regarding your race, ethnicity and gender. However, you are not required to do so. This information is for record-keeping purposes in compliance with federal law. It will be kept separately from your application and will not be a basis for any employment decisions.

Which training would you like to attend?

Answer all questions as briefly or with as much detail as you wish.

Note: Spaces are limited at the three-day training, and only those who qualify in the three-day training will receive placement as apprentice organizers. We look forward to receiving your application.

1. Current Position

* Please describe what you're doing now and how this relates to your interest in becoming a union organizer.

2. Current and Past Union Involvement, Social or Political Action

* What is your union background and your family's union background, if any? What other types of community, political or social welfare groups have you been involved in?

3. Work Schedule and Location

* Can you make a commitment to work long and irregular hours including nights and weekends? Are you willing to travel and relocate extensively?

4. Motivation

* Why do you want to be a union organizer?

5. Other

* Is there any work or volunteer experience in your background on which you would like to elaborate?

6. Please Include Your Résumé

* Upload your résumé in ".doc",".docx", ".pdf", ".txt" format.
 (Application without résumé will not be considered.)

Have you been interviewed by a recruiter?

What language(s) other than English do you speak fluently?

Valid driver''s license?

If no, date expected Expected format: YYYY-MM-DD
If you are a union member, are you being sponsored by your union?

How did you hear about the program?

If you found us on the Internet, what was the name of the website?

Two References:

List names, addresses and phone numbers of two individuals who can speak on your behalf. One reference must be a previous or current employer.

Reference 1:

Reference 2:

Union and Education:

Expected format: YYYY-MM-DD