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As the IFT grows, the need for qualified professionals to join our ranks as staff also grows. Positions at IFT include executive, managerial, professional, technical and administrative/clerical. Vacancies may involve skills in communications/media relations, information technology, policy analysis, research, lobbying/political advocacy, or secretarial/office administration. Successful applicants must demonstrate professional accountability, be willing to travel, and work long and irregular hours.

IFT complies with all federal, state and local employment laws and is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Openings

The IFT currently has no positions available. 


The IFT Department of Communications Summer Internship is available for 2017 and open to students at public universities and community colleges in Illinois. Click to view more information and access the application. Applications are due no later than Friday, March 31, 2017. Contact Jennifer Hill with any questions. 

External Career Resources

Visit Union Jobs Clearinghouse for more open positions in unions and socially allied organizations.

The Illinois State Board of Education provides a regular list of job opportunities. View the most recent jobs here. Visit their website for information on how to apply. 



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