Most Recent Job Opportunity listings received. For job descriptions, details and qualifications; follow the contact or application instructions included below.
On-going Job Fairs: State site http://www.dol.state.ga.us/Access/Service/ListCurrentJobFairs
Also: There is an excellent page on Cong. Hank Johnson’s website that has links to job openings, career planning, job fairs, recruiters, job search engines, etc. Check it out at http://hankjohnson.house.gov/resources/hanks-jobs-page
JOB FAIR: Lovejoy, GA. Thursday, March 16, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
To be held at the Lovejoy Community Center, 11622 Hastings Bridge Rd, Lovejoy, 30250. Bring multiple copies of your resume, professional dress required so dress to impress. The early bird gets the worm, good luck. Free and open to the public. The Community Center number is 678.479.8655 for questions.
JOB FAIR: Riverdale, GA Saturday, March 18, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To be held at Riverdale Town Center, 7210 Church St, Riverdale, 30274. Bring resume copies. There will be 4 staffing companies, barbers and items from Dress for Success Closet. If you need help there will be resume writing assistance. Food also provided. This event is open to service for homeless men and women, veterans and those living in hotels and extended stays!
HIRING FAIR: Saturday, March 25
The Atlanta Chapter of National Domestic Workers Alliance will host their 1st Hiring Fair. This event will connect Domestic Workers that are seeking employment with agencies or persons who are looking to hire skilled and available employees. There will be several employers from agencies seeking Nannies, Housecleaners, and Home Care workers. Also attending are agencies and persons that recognize and honor the value of domestic work and agree to ensuring fair pay, dignity, and respect in the workplace of Domestic Workers. In advance of the Hiring Fair, NDWA will be offering domestic workers assistance to build their portfolios. Join in on Thursday, March 23 at 6:30 pm for a Portfolio Party. We will have wine and light refreshments. Bring your resumes, cover letters, reference letters, and any other supporting documents printed or on a flash drive. You can also email them to Jacklyn. Members who need support in updating their resumes or cover letters should contact Jacklyn to make an appointment for assistance.
Contact Jacklyn at 404.584.0840 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
The local Patch websites have both news and job opportunities included. You can check by zip code for openings at http://patch.com/georgia/decatur/jobs There are multiple listings for management and staff positions in retail, medical, office and other categories. Over 100 featured this week at http://patch.com/georgia/decatur/s/g1l87/106-job-openings-right-now-in-atlanta-region
Policy Counsel – American Civil Liberties Union – GA
The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia (ACLU of GA) seeks a sophisticated and experienced policy advocate to advance its civil liberties and civil rights agenda. The Policy Counsel provides vision and direction for the ACLU of Georgia’s policy and legislative program. The position is primarily responsible for state legislative and executive branch advocacy but also engages with administrative agencies, local government bodies, ballot measure campaigns, and the Georgia Congressional delegation. JD required and at least one year of local, state, and/or national-level legislative, political or policy advocacy work, preferably in Georgia. And, of course, substantial knowledge of civil liberties and civil rights issues and a commitment to advancing the ACLU’s values, mission and goals. To apply: send a cover letter describing your interest and qualifications for the position, and indication of where you learned of this career opportunity, resume and three professional references (including contact information for each) to email@example.com Please reference Policy Counsel in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Community Organizer (East Burke County) – Women’s Action for New Directions – GA
Position will outreach to residents of East Burke County in order to provide educational information, share opportunities to engage with their neighbors, elected officials, agency representatives, and other members of the community; listen to people’s stories; and encourage and support the community to get involved with programs related to the environment (water, land, and air), health, civic participation, and other community matters. Part-time $20. Per hour. For full job description and how to apply visit http://gawand.org/jobpostingburkecounty/?utm_source=Last+day+to+act+on+coal+ash+protections%3A+GA+WAND+Weekly&utm_campaign=Georgia+WAND&utm_medium=email
Nurse Practitioner (full-time or part-time) – Feminist Women’s Health Center
FWHC seeking an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner to work on a full-time or part-time basis in its Cliff Valley Clinic. The NP works closely with physicians, nurses, and other clinical staff, providing quality and compassionate care for clients. Requirements: Dedication to providing Quality Gynecological Healthcare, Support for FWHC’s mission and reproductive health, rights and justice, Current GA APRN License or will obtain one, WHNP or FNP [new graduates will be considered], Women’s Health/GYN experience is needed. Ability to provide care to diverse people, Transgender friendly, Bilingual in Spanish is a plus, but not required. To be considered for this position, please submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and the Employment Application. (This form is located on the website: http://www.feministcenter.org/jobs ) via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Email is preferred, however you may also mail or fax your resume to:
Feminist Women’s Health Center Attn: Administrative Assistant, 1924 Cliff Valley Way NE Atlanta, GA 30329 Fax: 404.417.0878
Part-Time Executive Director – The Trolley Barn
The Trolley Barn is searching for a part-time Executive Director to be responsible for overseeing daily operations of an historic building located in the heart of the Inman Park neighborhood. The building is owned by a non-profit organization, The Atlanta & Edgewood Street Railway Company, which is governed by a Board of Directors. The primary funding for the operations of the building has come from event rentals. The Trolley Barn also serves non-profits and the community. Responsibilities include serving as the key person of reference for clients, external vendors, and staff. Experience in event facilities management and the ability to lead a team is important. Hours and compensation are subject to negotiation. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Christel Sundin, VP Operations at The Trolley Barn
Georgia Organizer – National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
NAPAWF is seeking an entrepreneurial full-time Organizer based in Atlanta, Georgia to deepen base building work in Georgia; strengthen grassroots infrastructure to respond to national policy issues as well as inform and advocate communities of issues that impact their lives. Responsible for growing organizing capacity, which includes leadership and base building functions for the organization including the development and delivery of training programs and implementing the grassroots components of national advocacy campaigns. Full job description and how to apply at http://www.idealist.org/view/job/xNHxw8M2ZGBD/ Job open until filled.
Errin J. Vuley Fellows Program Coordinator – Feminist Women’s Health Center
The Program Coordinator will contribute to the development and management of the Errin J. Vuley Fellows Program, FWHC’s new Leadership Development pipeline. The EVFP Coordinator will assist the Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) in participant recruitment, program design, curriculum creation, and logistic coordination. Using the
Midwest Academy manual and other available resources, the CEC and the EVFP Coordinator will identify, train, and provide opportunities for leadership development in order to strengthen the movements for reproductive health, rights and justice. This is a non-exempt, part-time, grant
-funded position, at an hourly rate of $15, with a maximum 29 hours per week. To apply, please submit a COVER LETTER and RESUME to: (Email Preferred) email@example.com
Or Fax: 404.417.0878
Several Positions – Planned Parenthood Southeast
Call Center, Health Center, Clinical, Medical. Both Associate and Management level positions available in Georgia and the region. Find out details at https://plannedparenthoodext.hire.com/joblist.html
Freelance Reporter – Atlanta Progressive News
APN is seeking experienced news writers with an interest in politics, public policy, elections, activism, and government, to write articles and blog posts for Atlanta Progressive News on a freelance basis. Pays $125 dollars per news article and $40 dollars per blog post. To apply: Please email Matthew Charles Cardinale, News Editor and Publisher, at firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and writing samples. APN is looking for writers who can start immediately.
If you are in Cobb County, or can work there, check out www.cobbworks.org There are dozens of varied jobs from entry level on up, white collar and blue collar. Full job descriptions and requirements are listed as well as application information.
Multiple Positions – Georgia State University: Georgia State has a number of job opportunities, in several categories full and part-time. Go to https://jobs.gsu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1326752199805 and follow the guide to jobs and application.