JOB OPENING: WORKER RIGHTS MANAGER

JOB POSTING:

WORKER RIGHTS MANAGER

SUMMARY OF POSITION

New Immigrant Community Empowerment (NICE) is seeking a Worker Rights Manager who will be responsible for NICE’s program to empower immigrant workers who have been exploited by their employers.

JOB TYPE: Full-time

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage caseload of immigrant workers, including group cases, for labor violations (wage theft, discrimination, etc.)
  • Conduct screening for worker’s rights violations
  • Execute Worker Rights workshops and trainings, at NICE and partner organizations
  • Conduct city-wide outreach in-person and through social media
  • Register intakes and orient members who have worker’s rights needs
  • Plan and lead appropriate events for immigrant worker needs
  • Manage Wage Theft Associate, ensuring that the program overall meets quantitative and qualitative deliverables
  • Liaise with attorneys, paralegals, and other associated staff
  • Assist Program Staff in outreach and recruitment of new active members and member leaders
  • In collaboration with administrative staff, coordinate logistics and ensure all space, materials and other goods needed for trainings are provided and set-up/taken-down in a timely manner
  • Support organizational activities, when required
  • Maintain excellent attendance and training records
  • Answer phone calls during office hours and check voicemail when in office
  • Provide interpretation/translation, when required
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SUMMARY OF POSITION

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JOB TYPE

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SUMMARY OF POSITION

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INTERNSHIP: WORKER RIGHTS INTERN

SUMMARY OF POSITION

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