Little Manila Rising is Hiring Multiple Positions

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Little Manila Rising (LMR), based out of Stockton, is hiring:

Learn More about Little Manila Rising by visiting their website: https://littlemanila.org

More about LMR’s Open Positions:

DAWN Program LogoCommunity Health Equity Specialist.: LMR is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Community Health Equity Specialist to join their team and focus on asthma remediation and home visits in the historically redlined community of South Stockton. As a Community Health Equity Specialist, you will be crucial in improving asthma outcomes and addressing environmental triggers by conducting home visits, providing education, and coordinating remediation efforts for the D.A.W.N. program. This position requires an understanding of the historical context of South Stockton, interpersonal skills, and a commitment to promoting health equity in underserved communities.

To apply, please submit a resume using the subject line “Little Manila Rising Application – Community Health Equity Specialist” and submit it to Jazmarie at Jazmarie@littlemanila.org and CC HR@littlemanila.org. Please submit your application by Friday, February 16, 2024.

 

Little Manila Rising Environmental Justice Program LogoEnvironmental Justice Trust Builder, LMR seeks a passionate, motivated, and outgoing Environmental Justice (EJ) Trust Builder to join our dynamic EJ team. As a Trust Builder, you will play a crucial role in our organization’s efforts to mobilize our community, promote our initiatives, and serve as a liaison between community members and project developers. The successful candidate has a community-first mindset and English & Spanish verbal communication skills to reach the community where they are. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals passionate about making a difference and wanting to gain hands-on experience in grassroots environmental justice campaigns and community development efforts.

This position offers personal and professional growth opportunities and the chance to contribute to important causes within the community. If you are a motivated and empathetic individual passionate about community engagement, we invite you to apply for this role and help us make a difference.

To apply, interested candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters to brianna@littlemanila.org and CC’d  hr@littlemanila.org. Please include your first and last name followed by “EJ Trust Builder ” in the subject line. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 21, 2024.

 

Little Manila Rising Environmental Justice Program LogoEnvironmental Justice Communications Coordinator, LMR seeks a talented Environmental Justice (EJ) Communications Coordinator to join our dynamic EJ team, supporting multiple program teams including the D.A.W.N. Program (Decreasing Asthma Within Neighborhoods), Urban Forestry, and others. Your duties will be diverse and multi-faceted, you will play a crucial role in promoting our organization’s mission, values, and initiatives through various communication channels, so top-rate professional skills are critical for this role. The successful candidate has a multimedia mindset and skill set. You must possess superb written and verbal communication skills, and have in-depth knowledge of digital trends. Your exceptional writing, storytelling, and strategic thinking skills will be key in creating compelling content that engages our target audience, enhances our brand reputation, and drives community involvement. Reports to Environmental Justice Communications Manager.

This position offers an opportunity for personal and professional growth and the chance to contribute to important causes within the community. If you are a motivated and empathetic individual who is passionate about storytelling, environmental justice issues, and community engagement, we invite you to apply for this role and help us make a difference.

To apply, interested candidates are invited to submit their resumes, cover letters, and work samples to brianna@littlemanila.org and CC’d  hr@littlemanila.org. Please include your first and last name followed by “EJ Communications Coordinator ” in the subject line. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 21, 2024.

 

Little Manila Rising Urban Forestry LogoCommunity Forester, LMR seeks a dedicated and passionate Community Forester to join our Environmental Justice (EJ) team. As a Community Forester, you will play a crucial role in implementing strategies to improve the urban forest ecosystem, promote sustainable tree management practices, and enhance the overall environmental health of our community. Your expertise in tree planting and maintenance, as well as community engagement will contribute to the success of our mission to restore our urban canopy and establish trees for the first time in many places in our community. As one of our full time Community Foresters, you will be in the field everyday, working with a team of motivated and passionate people working to keep our trees watered, mulched, pruned, and pest managed.

This position offers opportunities to learn new skills or refine an existing knowledge base in arboriculture, ecology, and community service as you work alongside and train under the Urban Forestry Director and Community Forestry Coordinator.

To apply, interested candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters to nicolas@littlemanila.org and CC’d hr@littlemanila.org. Please include your first and last name followed by “Community Forester” in the subject line. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 1, 2024.