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The New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH) is seeking an Associate Director to direct safety and health education, training, research, and advocacy work in the Metropolitan New York area. Candidate must have a background in safety and health and labor, and managerial and supervisory experience. You can email resumes and detailed cover letters to by Friday, January 25, 2019. NYCOSH is a coalition of over 200 local unions and 350 individual safety and health activists in the New York metropolitan area.

A Democratic Senator on the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee is looking for a Counsel/Professional staff, preferably on with a law degree.  The successful candidate will be responsible for developing legislative and policy proposals; agency oversight; drafting policy memoranda; attending constituent and stakeholder meetings; and preparing for Congressional hearings and floor debate. Applicants should have knowledge of the National Labor Relations Act, Davis-Bacon and Related Acts, the Service Contract Act, and other employment law statutes.  They must also work well under pressure, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and have a desire to learn. The job closes February 1.  Please e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to:

The Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union (RWDSU) is seeking a health and safety trainer. RWDSU, an affiliate of UFCW, represents workers throughout much of the United States working in a wide variety of occupations that range from food processing to retail to manufacturing to service and health care. The position is 20-hours per week and although it is temporary, it has the potential to become long-term. The job is based in NYC, NY.  Contact Diego Palaguachi at for more information. 

Previous job openings can be found here and here, although they may not still be open.


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