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Community Program Coordinator
Application deadline: July 31, 2019, 5:00 pm PT; interviews on a rolling basis
Proposed state date: September 1, 2019 or sooner
This is a dynamic and exciting position to support Cal Walks’ community capacity building and technical assistance work to create healthier, more equitable transportation policies in communities across California. Primary responsibilities and functions include community engagement, co-empowerment, education, and mobilization; coalition building; coordinating, planning, and assisting in the facilitation of workshops and events; cultivating relationships with local and state elected officials, City/County agency staff, and community partners; and supporting transportation policy analyses through white papers, case studies, comment letters, and other written products. The Community Program Coordinator will work closely with the Community Programs Manager. The ideal applicant will be based in Los Angeles County or Northern Orange County and be willing to travel throughout California.
How to Apply
Send your résumé, a cover letter, a writing sample (preferably 2-3 pages long, related to policy), and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use “Application for Community Program Coordinator” as the subject of the email and name the documents as your last name and the document name (example: “Last Name_Cover Letter”). Provide documents in PDF file format.
California Walks is an “at-will” and equal employment opportunity employer. Applicants and employees shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender (including pregnancy and gender expression) identity, color, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law or ordinance.
Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.
Persons of color, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, persons with disabilities, persons who have lived in poverty, ex-offenders, and people fluent in more than one language are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interns + Volunteers
If you are interested in an internship or volunteering for Cal Walks, please visit our Volunteer page.