POSITION TITLE: Oregon Worker Relief Fund Community Assistance Navigator
REPORTS TO: Director of Advocacy
COMPENSATION: $22.00 per hour, Full-time hourly non-exempt
DURATION: Temporary/ limited duration: 4 months expected with possibility for extension or conversion.
Closing Date: Open until filled
Latino Network’s mission is to provide transformative opportunities, services and advocacy for the education, leadership and civic engagement of our youth, families and communities. Our work springs from the core belief in Latino community self-determination—that is, the ability of community members to participate meaningfully in the decisions that affect their lives and the lives of their families. We build and manage collaborative and energetic teams to implement high quality, culturally inclusive programs. We actively partner across a variety of city, county, state and community organizations to deliver a wide range of services and engage in policy advocacy to advance the wellbeing of Latinx and underserved communities in Oregon.
Latino Network seeks a bilingual, mission-driven professional with demonstrated experience to help execute the agency’s Oregon Worker Relief Fund. A successful candidate has a strong background in benefit eligibility determination. This person should also possess demonstrated experience in program and database navigation, serving the community and should be able to successfully operate in a fast-paced environment.
The Community Assistance Navigator for the Oregon Worker Relief Fund will join the Advocacy and Leadership Department and report to the Director of Advocacy. This position is charged with navigating and assisting with implementing Latino Network’s Oregon Worker Relief Fund program. This role will process OWRF applications as effectively and efficiently as possible and also assist with application navigation trainings to approved staff and volunteers processing applications including working closely with statewide partners in order to execute the program in a coordinated manner. This role will work closely with Innovation Law Lab to adhere with program policy and state & federal laws and regulations. This position requires consistent contact with clients, regular communication with staff and volunteer navigators and collaboration with partner organizations, local & state government, and the community.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Latino Network provides a generous benefits package that includes;
• 15 days of paid vacation,
• 12 days of paid sick leave,
• 10 paid holidays,
• Employer-paid health coverage,
• 401(K) and life insurance to eligible employees.
Application review begins immediately. Open until filled. Submit your application, resume and cover letter at: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/List/1630/Latino-Network, Successful completion of initial and ongoing employment screens, including but not limited to criminal background and vehicle record as required.
For more information about Latino Network visit www.latnet.org or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/latnet.
Latino Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.