In-House Full-Stack Web Developer

The New York Hotel & Gaming Trades Council, AFL-CIO, a labor union that represents nearly 40,000 workers in the hotel, gaming, and racing industries in the New York City area, is seeking an in-house full-stack web developer.

We are in the process of building a secure private member section, integrating the site with our Dues system, novel tools for external organizing campaigns, using our website to increase our political reach, and much more.

We are constantly seeking new ways to increase our effectiveness through smart use of technology and we are looking for a creative developer to help conceive of, design and implement tools to support the Union in our mission.

This position offers the prospect of a great career and, as we are a labor union, an excellent benefit package.

Starting salary: 

$58,000 to $70,000

Benefits include:

Medical, Dental, Optical, and Prescription Drugs with family coverage (including domestic partners); Pension, Pre-paid Legal, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Cycle Benefits, Long-Term Care Insurance, and other benefits.


  • At least 2 years developing websites using an MVC framework (especially Laravel)
  • Experience with JavaScript

Other useful experience/qualifications:

  • Linux server administration
  • Database administration (MariaDB, SQL, or Filemaker)
  • UI/UX design skills

How to Apply:

Please submit a resume, three references and a cover letter to [email protected] with the subject line “Web Developer (In-House).” The cover letter should be clear and concise and explain the specific reasons for your interest in the position, and specify (with appropriate explanation) which of each of the listed qualifications you possess and which ones you do not possess.

The New York Hotel & Gaming Trades Council, AFL-CIO, is an equal opportunity employer. All persons regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender, religious affiliation and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply.

For more information about our union, click here.