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The Levin College Office of Student Services (LCOSS) occasionally receives job announcements which may be of interest to Urban Affairs students and graduates. As announcements are received, they will be posted below. For more information about a particular position, please contact the associated organization directly.

Employers: Have a job posting to add? Please send it to Sharon Bliss at s.bliss@csuohio.edu.

All jobs are posted for informational purposes only and at the discretion of LCOSS. Postings may be denied or removed without notice. LCOSS makes no guarantee as to the completeness / correctness of the information listed below. For older postings please see the Careers in Urban Affairs archive.

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Posting Date: 11/20/2020
Position: Operations Manager - Preservation
Company: Heritage Works

The Preservation Operations Manager will be an experienced historical preservation professional. As second in command to the CEO, the Preservation Operations Manager helps execute Heritage Works’ mission to promote community vitality by leading and inspiring people to connect with historic places and by providing direct assistance to organizations, businesses and individuals who are undertaking historic preservation projects or are working to revitalize communities. The Preservation Operations Manager serves as an advocate for preservation, promoting its entrepreneurial and economic-development potentials and builds relationships with people in the community, organizations, governmental entities, construction professionals and others to further the organization’s mission.

Resumes for this position should be sent to Josselyn@mrgpeople.com

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/18/2020
Position: Director of Community Development & Economic Development
Company: The City of Sandusky

The Director of Community & Economic Development will play a critical role in making Sandusky a more vibrant and equitable place. Under the direction of the city manager, they will lead city efforts related to economic and neighborhood development, with a focus on revitalizing Sandusky’s housing stock, supporting catalytic economic development projects, and continuing the momentum of Downtown Sandusky. The Director of Community & Economic Development will drive the implementation of a new Downtown Sandusky Masterplan and inform the creation of a new strategic vision for Sandusky. This work will build on the accomplishments of Sandusky’s Bicentennial Vision Plan, which catalyzed over $300 million in public and private investment and culminated in Sandusky being named America’s Best Coastal Small Town. The Director of Community and Economic Development will help ensure that momentum continues and that all Sandusky residents benefit from continued investment. 

Application Deadline: The City of Sandusky is accepting applications until November 20, 2020 or until the position has been filled.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/18/2020
Position: Planning and Zoning Administrator
Company: City of Lorain 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs and manages complex and sensitive professional planning projects, research and analysis
  • Monitors and ensures compliance with local, state and federal laws
  • Oversees specialized planning functions such as large-scale new development proposals and environmental studies
  • Provides overall management of planning issues
  • Advises the Building, Housing and Planning Director on all planning-related matters
  • Advises various councils, boards, commissions and elected officials in planning-related issues
  • Supervises the Transportation Modeling Division of Planning Department
  • Serves as liaison and performs all necessary functions in support of Planning Commission
  • Assigns work to professional staff and ensures appropriate training is provided
  • Evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities
  • Prepares reports on operations and activities, recommending improvements and modifications
  • Participates in budget preparation and administration, monitors and controls expenditures
  • Attends substantial number of evening and weekend meetings
  • Serves as the technical advisor to the Planning Commission, The Board of Zoning appeals and the Design Review Board
  • Other duties as required

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/17/2020
Position: Cleveland Documenters Civic Reporter
Company: Neighborhood Connections

Neighborhood Connections is seeking a dogged Civic Reporter to do accountability reporting on local government as part of our Cleveland Documenters team. Accountability journalism includes investigative reporting, fact-checking and digging into public data. 

Responsibilities:

  • Original reporting on local government with focus on accountability journalism, which includes investigative reporting, fact-checking and digging into public data. 
  • Requesting public records, and then analyzing and translating those official governmental records to make them relevant to everyday people.
  • Curation of documentation and Documenters content.
  • Creation of social media content based on original reporting and Documenters.org content.
  • Regular communication with Documenters staff and partner organizations.

Application Deadline: 12/07/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/12/2020
Position: Assistant Project Manager for Environmental Dashboard
Company: Oberlin College

The Environmental Studies Program at Oberlin College invites applications for the position of Assistant Project Manager for Environmental Dashboard. This is a full-time, one-year, non-continuing grant-supported position, with the potential for renewal. The successful candidate will assist in the management, development, and assessment of Environmental Dashboard (ED), a novel communication technology that provides community residents with environmentally and socially contextualized real-time feedback designed to promote community sustainability and resilience.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/10/2020
Position: Part-Time Administrative Assistant
Company: St. Clair Superior Development Corporation

St. Clair Superior Development Corporation (SCSDC) seeks a self-motivated individual to fill the role of a part-time administrative assistant. 

Responsibilities:

  • Be the SCSDC office’s first point of public-facing contact, answering phones and greeting visitors
  • Serve as the primary contact with our accountant regarding monthly bills and financials, and maintaining the necessary accounting files
  • Address requests from auditors and work closely with them as needed
  • Keep track of and monitoring our restricted grants
  • Ensuring timely submission of monthly CDBG reports as well as other necessary grant reporting
  • Handling Board mailings, Board meeting invitations, and handle all administrative requests related to the Board of Directors
  • Interfacing with our landlord, copier service person, phone company, internet provider and other ongoing vendor relationships
  • Collate and distribute physical mail
  • Prepare communications, such as memos, emails, invoices, reports, and other correspondence
  • Write and edit documents, including letters
  • Create and maintain filing systems, both electronic and physical

Application Deadline: 11/24/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/10/2020
Position: Community Involvement Specialist
Company: St. Clair Superior Development Corporation

St. Clair Superior Development Corporation (SCSDC) seeks a community development professional who can build connections in the St. Clair Superior community in partnership with the Executive Director.

Responsibilities:

  • The overarching focus of the Community Involvement Specialist will be to increase organizational presence, community involvement, and cultivate relationships to ensure St. Clair Superior Development Corporation (SCSDC) is poised to yield, implement and grow a thriving portfolio of programs.
  • Primary focus areas will include community engagement, assisting in outreach for a diverse range of business, and fundraising for placemaking/placekeeping improvements. Project management, fundraising and confidence toward event planning skills will also be central to success in this role.

Application Deadline: 11/24/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/10/2020
Position: Doctoral Position in (the Research Area of) Urban Analytics and Data
Company: The Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance (RND)

The Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance is opening up a doctoral position in the research area of 'Urban analytics and data.' Doctoral research students are invited to submit their ideas for topic specific research projects, which will be in line with the main research axes of the FinEst Twins project, from which the position is funded. The projects should focus on theoretical and empirical research that contributes to establishing smart, resilient, and sustainable cities worldwide and fostering the design and use of data technologies that consider social diversities.

Responsibilities: 

During the Doctoral research period (4 years), the researcher is expected to design, develop, and complete their research resulting in at least three peer-reviewed articles published in internationally recognized journals. The research plan should also be in line with, and contribute to, the strategic research axes of the FinEst Twins CoE and its members. The ideal research ratio expected is 50:50 between the successful candidate’s own research and their contribution to the Finest Twins project strategic research agenda. In addition to conducting research, the Ragnar Nurkse department expects the successful candidate to participate in a professional development program by participating in the teaching and supervision of undergraduate and master’s students and gaining research management experience at the Nurkse Department. In this respect, courses, workshops, seminars, and inductions will be provided, to which new researchers are encouraged to attend and contribute. 

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/10/2020
Position: Postdoctoral Position in Critical Understanding of Predictive Policing
Company: The Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance (RND)

The Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance is opening up a postdoctoral position in the research area of critical understanding in predictive policing. Postdoctoral researchers are invited to submit their ideas for topic specific research projects, which will be in line with the main research axes of the NordForsk project, from which the position is funded. Notably, the project should focus on theoretical and empirical research that contributes to establishing transparency and set an epistemological standard for the critical investigation of innovative data-driven policing.

Responsibilities:

The researcher should design, develop, and complete their research results in peer-reviewed articles published in internationally recognized journals during the postdoctoral research. The research plan should also be in line and contribute to the strategic research axes of the CUPP project this post is financed. In addition to conducting research, the Ragnar Nurkse department expects the successful candidate to participate in a professional development program by participating in the teaching and supervision of undergraduate and masters’ students and gaining research management experience at the Nurkse Department. In this respect, courses, workshops, seminars, and inductions will be provided, to which new researchers are encouraged to attend and contribute.

Application Deadline: 12/07/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/09/2020
Position: Major Gifts Officer
Company: Holden Forests & Gardens (HF&G)

Holden Forests & Gardens (HF&G) is seeking a Major Gifts Officer to join our team. Located at the Cleveland Botanical Garden campus, the Major Gift Officer is responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding prospective and current donors who have the potential to make gifts of $10,000 or more, with emphasis on gifts of $50,000 or more, to support Holden Forests & Garden’s strategic priorities and fundraising initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage portfolio of donors and prospective donors with specific goals and benchmarks intended to secure major, planned and estate gifts along with determining their level of support and engagement.
  • Create strategies linking opportunities/needs with philanthropic interests of donors.
  • Document fundraising progress through contact reports, cultivation strategy plans, solicitation plans, and other communication materials as necessary.
  • Strive to meet and exceed goals such as monthly visits or yearly proposals.
  • Travel regionally (primarily) to visit with prospective donors.
  • Help promote a culture of philanthropy at Holden Forests & Gardens.
  • Participate in overall Development department activities, e.g. planning retreats, team meetings and fundraising events.
  • Participate in local and/or national peer groups to benchmark and track trends and best practices.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/05/2020
Position: Associate Professor or Professor, Environment and Human Interactions
Company: University of Connecticut, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

The University of Connecticut’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for two positions at the level of Associate or Full Professor as part of a cluster hire in the Environment and Human Interactions. This initiative also includes four appointments at the level of Assistant Professor. University of Connecticut is seeking a range of scholars on subjects including (but not limited to) pollution, water supply, climate change, policy, and society’s response.

Application Deadline: 12/15/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/05/2020
Position: Assistant Professor, Environment and Human Interactions
Company: University of Connecticut, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

The University of Connecticut’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for four positions at the level of Assistant Professor as part of a cluster hire in the Environment and Human Interactions. This initiative also includes two appointments at the Associate or Full Professor level. University of Connecticut seeks a range of scholars on subjects including (but not limited to) pollution, water supply, climate change, policy, and society’s response.

Application Deadline: 12/15/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/03/2020
Position: Heritage Home Program Staff
Company: Cleveland Restoration Society

Cleveland Restoration Society is looking for two people to assist with the organization’s Heritage Home Program. These positions are temporary and will require 20 or more hours per week. Interested applicants will have excellent computer and telephone skills. It’s a great opportunity for high school and college students. To apply, send a resume to COO Tom Jorgenson as soon as possible.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 11/03/2020
Position: Program Assistant
Company: Saint Luke's Foundation

Saint Luke's Foundation is seeking for a Program Assistant. As a member of the administrative and program team, the Program Assistant performs a variety of administrative and clerical functions in support of the day to day operations of the foundation’s program staff (Senior Program Director, Senior Program Officer, Program Officer, and Senior Grants Manager) and ensures general administrative efficiency of all programmatic activities.

Duties: 

  • Assist the program staff by supporting grantees in their efforts to navigate the grantmaking process and triage calls.
  • Serve as the back-up to the Grants Manager for Foundant GLM software.
  • Schedule site visits for potential and current grantees and prepare site visit materials for the board and staff.
  • Maintain a record of board participation in site visits and program-related committee meetings.
  • Attend all staff proposal review meetings
  • Attend Grants and Strategy committee meetings to record minutes.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ 


Posting Date: 11/03/2020
Position: Levin Management Fellowship Program
Company: The Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs

The Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs invites undergraduate and graduate students in good academic standing to apply. Local Government Fellows will receive paid project placements during Spring 2021. The College seeks to bridge the gap between the academic and real-world components of Urban Affairs. The fellowship program will provide juniors, seniors, and graduate-level students with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in their fields of interest. 

Application Deadline: 11/30/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ | Local Government Fellowship


Posting Date: 10/30/2020
Position: Principal Planner
Company: The City of Mandan, North Dakota

Examples of Work:

  • Leading role in assisting applicants, coordinating, compiling and organizing presentation information for Planning and Zoning Commission meetings. Presents the information compiled and includes their recommendation for each item. Items include platting, zoning, annexations and related variance requests. Takes items to City Commission for consideration after Planning and Zoning.  
  • Acts as the city’s staff expert in Planning and Zoning related requests for information and advisement. Impart knowledge and opinion onto requestors of such information.    
  • Assists the Planning and Engineering Director to develop appropriate master-planning for all of the city’s infrastructure improvements, both new and existing. Participates in planning of city’s infrastructure expansion and reconstruction projects and other duties as assigned by the Planning and Engineering Director
  • Develops and recommends rule and policy changes related to all Planning and Zoning items. Constructs ordinances, resolutions, development agreements and other agreements as needed.  Traverses a political and complex environment with conflicting values and needs while striving to fulfill the adopted plans of the City.  
  • Engages in and acts as the main point of contact for planning studies, typically led by the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), as assigned by the Planning and Engineering Director.  Facilitates implementation of a variety of plans, including the Mandan Land Use and Transportation Plan, Downtown Subarea Study, and Fringe Area Road Master Plan.  
  • Performs, as required, clerical duties such as printing, compiling data, data input, photocopying, phone answering, scanning and filing.
  • Provides staff support to the Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of City Commissioners by reviewing applications, preparing reports and findings, and providing formal recommendation in written, oral, and presentation formats. Acts as City liaison for variety of committees and subcommittees surrounding land use, transportation, downtown revitalization, and general community health and wellbeing.   Provides input and direction to consultants working on a variety of plans and studies.  
  • Responsible for processing a variety of application types to include annexations, special use permits, preliminary and final plats, zoning map/text amendments, variances, and street vacations.  Creates, manages, and maintains the City’s land use maps including zoning, future land use, and subdivisions, and assists other departments including Assessors and Building with mapping as needed.  
  • Provides guidance to future applicants on application timing, additional submittals, and explanation of rules and regulations relevant to the respective future application, as needed.  Processes a variety of administrative land use permits for applicants and ensure compliance with regulations at the time of application.  
  • Performs other duties of a comparable level/type as required. 

Application Deadline: 11/29/2020.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/28/2020
Position: GIS/IT Technician
Company: Western Reserve Land Conservancy

Western Reserve Land Conservancy’s region includes natural, working and urban landscapes. Within that context, the GIS/IT Technician (“Technician”) is the primary map maker in the GIS Group. The Technician helps to update and maintain GIS databases used in conservation planning, land protection, stewardship, Thriving Communities program (TC), and development activities. The Technician provides support to the GIS/IT Director for GIS projects and consultancy services. While the primary role of the Technician is GIS map making and GIS data maintenance, the Technician will also learn how to provide desktop support for employees to resolve an array of basic information technology issues. 

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/26/2020
Position: Planner II (Term Limited)
Company: City of Commerce City

The Planner II completes current and long range planning activities including collecting and analyzing data to produce information, memos and reports regarding planning related issues. This is a journey-level professional and technical planning position providing staff support to the Planning Manager, Director of Community Development, Board of Adjustment, Planning Commission, and City Council. Work is performed with general instructions from a supervisor with considerable latitude for independence initiative and judgment.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/22/2020
Position: Economic Development Specialist
Company: The City of Independence

The City of Independence, OH, is looking for a full-time Economic Development Specialist. The Specialist assists in the planning, design, coordination, review and managing of the City’s economic development strategies and programs. Work may include providing technical assistance to businesses and the public; supporting marketing, business retention and expansion efforts; maintaining, analyzing and manipulating database, GIS, reporting and website information; interacting with various agencies, officials, boards and commissions; and providing other complex administrative support for City departments.  Work is performed under the general supervision of the Economic Development Director.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/21/2020
Position: FFAR/foodNEST 2.0 Program Manager
Company: Case Western Reserve University

The program manager will be responsible for coordinating major activities of the Mary Ann Swetland Center for Environmental Health. Specifically, the program manager position will lead project management and strategic direction to the Modeling the Future of Food in Your Neighborhood Study (foodNEST 2.0), a multifaceted community-engaged study designed to develop, disseminate, and evaluate decision-making tools that offer a system lens within an equity framework to guide future community-driven food systems change. Additionally, the program manager will lead Center-wide external communications to advance the Swetland Center’s mission and strategic vision focused on the complex interplay between the environment and human health with a focus on translating these findings to advance environmental health equity. The program manager will provide input and recommendations to the Center Director regarding significant developments in research projects and Center-wide initiatives.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/21/2020
Position: Research Assistant 4
Company: Case Western Reserve University

Research Assistant 4 will be responsible for coordinating major activities of the Mary Ann Swetland Center for Environmental Health. Specifically, the Research Assistant 4 position will lead project management and strategic direction of the Building Capacity for Obesity Prevention (BCOP) study, a research partnership conducted in collaboration with The Ohio State University SNAP-Ed program. The Research Assistant 4 will lead Center-wide programming focused on training and community education to advance the Swetland Center’s mission and strategic vision focused on the complex interplay between the environment and human health with a focus on translating these findings to advance environmental health equity.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/21/2020
Position: Research Assistant (3/4)
Company: Case Western Reserve University

The research assistant is responsible for coordinating major activities of the Mary Ann Swetland Center. Specifically, the research assistant will be responsible for developing, implementing, training, and disseminating new and innovative community-engaged research techniques involving a high degree of skill and training.

The research assistant will contribute to several active studies within the Center’s robust research portfolio focused on the complex interplay between the environment and human health with a focus on translating these findings to advance environmental health equity. The research assistant will provide input and recommendations to the Center’s Director of Operations and Partnerships regarding significant developments in research projects.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/21/2020
Position: Research Associate, Qualitative Research Core
Company: Case Western Reserve University

 Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is seeking for a Research Associate to provide leadership to its robust and multifaceted Qualitative Research Core. The Center places special emphasis on investigating the environmental determinants (i.e., physical, social, built) of health inequities, and to translating findings into policies and practices that promote community and population health. The position will provide leadership to the Center’s collaborative research portfolio at the intersection of the complex interplay between the environment and health in the areas of food systems as well as COVID-19 and child health. Successful candidates will have at least 3 years of experience in advanced qualitative study design, data collection and analysis, and reporting within the context of collaborative and community-engaged population health research. 

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/12/2020
Position: Research Associate
Company: Case Western Reserve University

The Research Associate will work closely with principal investigators, faculty and staff and supervise students to carry out research and technical assistance across multiple projects and sites. The Research Associate will manage a portfolio of diverse, complex projects, and carry out a variety of research-related tasks, including: literature reviews, data collection, data entry, research and instrument design, qualitative data analysis, quantitative data analysis, and report writing. The Research Associate will manage project workplans and help coordinate project teams and partners. The Research Associate will help design and provide technical assistance and consultation. Key to this role will be the Research Associate’s ability to cultivate relationships with researchers, policymakers and practitioners, as well as staff and others at study sites. In addition, the Research Associate will help build and maintain NIMC information resources for researchers, practitioners and policymakers.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 10/08/2020
Position: Computational Research Specialist/Analyst
Company: The Princeton Gerrymandering Project (PGP)

The Princeton Gerrymandering Project is recruiting a Computational Research Analyst. The Computational Research Analyst will work to develop OpenPrecincts, a comprehensive, legislative-quality database of voting precincts across the U.S.; will provide technical analysis to state-level partner organizations; and will participate in outreach to civic organizations to support their use of PGP data within their reform efforts. This position is suitable for someone who is between college and graduate school. More experienced applicants are also welcome. This is a one-year term position with the probability of extension contingent upon performance and continued funding.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop OpenPrecincts, a legislative-quality database of electoral precinct data for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Compile datasets on a state-by-state basis, combining census data, precinct-level results, and other information using GIS software. Create tools to facilitate data munging.
  • Conduct technical analysis for state and local-level partner organizations that are working on redistricting. Coordinate with reformers and/or litigants in several states.
  • Communicate clearly with political scientists, lawyers, and lay audiences. Make presentations to civic and government organizations to share data and promote collaborations. Assist in the preparation of mainstream media content, professional reports, in-depth analysis, and possible peer-reviewed publications.
  • Cultivate collaborations with Mapbox and other platforms that can contribute to the build-out of OpenPrecincts.
  • Onboard and oversee volunteers to assist with OpenPrecincts. Assist with managing Princeton students who interface with the Princeton Gerrymandering Project to work on senior theses, junior projects, or other research.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 09/28/2020
Position: Program Manager l
Company: The City of Lorain

The City of Lorain is seeking for Program Manager to assist the Director of Building, Housing and Planning in managing and directing the Department; plan, organize, direct and perform activities relating to planning, program development/implementation; assist in developing Department goals and objectives; assist in the development of and implementation of policies and procedures; coordinate development review activities with other City departments and other public agencies and private concerns; supervise and participate in the implementation of the City's Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan; monitor work flow; review and evaluate work products, methods and procedures; assist in preparing the Building, Housing and Planning budget; assist in budget implementation; monitor the budget; participate in the forecast of additional funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials and supplies.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops and monitors contracts and budgets. Monitors and evaluates program performance.
  • Reviews compliance for payment requests.
  • Performs periodic site visits and financial reviews. Ensures contract compliance. Assists in the review of non-profit agencies according to departmental schedules.
  • Provides grant oversight and guidance to third party on HUD and other regulations.
  • Reports requirements and contract compliance to agencies.
  • Consolidated Planning Process and Documentation.
  • Other duties as assigned

Note: The date on the job description refers to the date the postion was approved. This position is currently open.
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Application Deadline: N/A.

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Posting Date: 09/28/2020
Position: Support Specialist
Company: The Metanoia Project

Support Specialist will provide supportive services and actively maintain the daily operations of our seasonal shelters programming. They will ensure there is a safe, supportive, and therapeutic environment for our guests and fellow staff, by following all policies and procedures. This position will be encouraged to help empower our guests to reach goals and may need to provide documentation when needed. Due to the nature of this program, hours may vary. As a Homeless Support Specialist, you will be a vital member of our transdisciplinary team that works together to accommodate residents' unique needs while providing trauma-informed hospitality and services in a flexible, compassionate, and responsible manner. This position provides compassionate individuals with the powerful, unique opportunity to work on the front lines of innovative, grassroots efforts to bridge serious gaps in our community’s social service structure.

Application Deadline: N/A.

For more information about this position please click here.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Posting Date: 09/28/2020
Position: Site Coordinator
Company: The Metanoia Project

The Metanoia Project is currently looking for Site Coordinator who will hold a leadership position within their transdisciplinary team that works together to accommodate individuals’ unique needs while providing trauma-informed hospitality and services in a flexible, compassionate, and responsible manner. Coordinators are responsible for overseeing and assisting with our Overnight Hospitality Centers while ensuring that The Metanoia Project’s mission and protocols are upheld in a safe and consistent manner. Providing direct support and coaching to team members is a vital element of this position, ensuring that the highest quality compassionate care and understanding will be carried out by staff despite the obstacles they may encounter.

Application Deadline: N/A.

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Posting Date: 09/28/2020
Position: Homeless Outreach Navigator
Company: The Metanoia Project

The Metanoia Project is currently looking for Homeless Outreach Navigator to work directly with the homeless population by providing services in our seasonal, temporary housing environment.The primary goal is to identify unsheltered homeless neighbors through direct street outreach activities and through community referrals from mental health, hospitals, local law enforcement and municipalities and other social service agencies. The navigator will also assist guests in obtaining housing readiness documentation and accompany them through goals they set through our program. The Homeless Outreach Navigator implements the goals and objectives in the client’s Individualized Service Plan (ISP) to seek housing and meet the individual’s identified goals, including but not limited to: decrease in distress caused by mental health symptoms and substance use issues, improvement in physical health, increased income, improved interpersonal relationships, and increased self-sufficiency and self-determination.

Application Deadline: N/A.

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Posting Date: 09/17/2020
Position: Poll Worker Volunteer Opportunity (CSU Student Job)

Job Summary:
​​​​​​​CSU Students: Be part of something big. Sign up to be a poll worker and help your community run a safe, secure, and accurate election!