Engaging our community to end poverty

Employment

Your skills may be just what we need. We believe that diversity of background and perspective are strengths, and seek to continue to grow a diverse, highly committed, skilled and collaborative staff.

Benefits for full-time staff (year-round) include:

  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Holiday pay
  • Health, dental and life insurance
  • 403b with up to 5% match after one year
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program

Benefits for part-time staff and seasonal workers include:

  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Holiday pay

Community Action has flexible hours and schedules for most staff and we are closed on Friday afternoons in the summer.

Current Openings

STREAM CORP CREW MEMBER

Position

Stream Corps Crew Member

Part-time Position

 

Reports to

Stream Corps Crew Leader

Stream Corps Program Manager

 

Organizational Mission

To empower and engage our community to eliminate poverty, and to create prosperity and equity in the lives of the people we serve.

Commitment to Values

To uphold, commit to, grow in and hold yourself and your fellow co-workers accountable to the organizational values of: Respect, integrity, cultural competence and optimism; as well as the organization’s commitment to: Anti-racism, public policy and community engagement-based work.

Core Functions

The core tenants of the Stream Corps Crew Member position are:

  1. Physical Labor

Work 7½  hour days, lifting up to 50 lbs, planting trees, installing protection, cutting vegetation with handsaws and loppers, dragging brush, applying herbicide, carrying supplies to and from projects sites, shoveling, bending, etc.

  1. Education and Training

Assist in ensuring a safe and productive work environment by completing safety training, maintaining equipment, and following protocols.

 Represent Duluth Stream Corps and Community Action Duluth

Model the core qualities of crew member: Safe, hardworking, enthusiastic and knowledgeable, both in informal and formal public settings.

Success in the Stream Corps Crew Member Position Looks Like:

  • Demonstrating, a commitment to service and our mission in everything you do.
  • Placing safety at the center of all decisions and actions.
  • Placing customer’s needs at the top of your priorities.
  • Serving as a knowledgeable, hardworking, enthusiastic crew member in both informal and formal/public settings.
  • Openly communicating success and challenges with the Stream Corps Crew Leader/Stream Corps Program Manager.

Review Process

Upon the end of the season, each crew member will provide feedback to the crew leader and program manager, and vice versa. 

 Working Conditions

This position is part-time, non-exempt with working hours between 8am-4:00pm, Monday-Thursday. This position pays $15/hr and is eligible for: PTO, holiday pay and access to the Employee Assistance Program through NuVantage.

Position is open until filled.  Last Date of Description Review April 2018

Applications will be taken until the positions are filled. Applications will not be reviewed unless provided with a cover letter and resume.  Please e-mail application materials to jobs@communityactionduluth.org and put “Crew Member” in the subject line. Please also indicate how you heard about the position opening.

 

You may also mail/drop off materials at our office:

Community Action Duluth

2424 West 5th Street, Suite 102

Duluth, Minnesota 55806 

 

Community Action Duluth is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that diversity of background and perspective are strengths. We seek to continue to grow a diverse, highly-committed, skilled and collaborative staff.

Community Action Duluth is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.