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Our team and organization are growing! VietRISE is looking for new team members who share a deep commitment to advancing social justice and building power with Vietnamese and immigrant communities in Orange County, and can thrive in a fast-paced and collaborative work environment.

Please click on the job titles below for each position’s description.

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Operations Assistant
  • Position Type: Temporary Position, Part time, up to 20 hours / a week
  • Pay: $19.00 – $21.00 / hour
  • Location: Hybrid-remote. This position has the option to work remotely at least 50% of the time.
  • Supervision: Reports to the Deputy Director
  • Timeline: This is a temporary 6-month position, pending extension.
    • Estimated position start date: August 31, 2022
    • Estimated position end date: February 28, 2023
  • Position Summary: 
    • Reporting to the Deputy Director, the Operations Assistant will work closely with Director-level staff and is responsible for providing a support role to our organization at large, performing administrative tasks to ensure smooth and efficient day-to-day upkeep and operation of the office and organization; organize and maintain employee, financial, and other organizational records; draft monthly newsletters; and assist in the administrative aspects of planning and implementation of our programs, campaigns, actions, and events. 
    • The Operations Assistant must be highly organized; capable of handling sensitive, confidential, and time-sensitive information; able to handle multiple tasks at once; an effective written and verbal communicator; and a detail-oriented individual who believes in social justice and in creating positive change within local government and in the community to ensure that Vietnamese, immigrant, and working class communities can live safely and thrive in Orange County. The ability to ensure that all duties are completed accurately and delivered with high quality and in a timely manner is expected.

As of August 4, 2022, we are no longer taking applications for this position.

Community Organizer
  • Position Type: Temporary Position, Full time, 40 hours / week
  • Pay: $22.00 / hour
  • Location: In-person, has the option to work remotely some days.
  • Supervision: Reports to the Community Engagement Coordinator
  • Timeline: This is a temporary 6-month position, pending extension.
    • Estimated position start date: August 31, 2022
    • Estimated position end date: February 28, 2023
  • Position Summary: 
    • Reporting to the Community Engagement Coordinator, the Community Organizer is responsible for working with the Civic Engagement team to carry out our civic engagement and election outreach field programs, our membership program and community events, and conducting community outreach to build awareness and increase participation and leadership in VietRISE’s programs and campaigns. The Community Organizer is responsible for membership recruitment and involvement, training, education, and leadership development among our Vietnamese, immigrant, and working-class base.
    • The Community Organizer must be highly organized, detail-oriented, able to work independently and collaboratively with a team, and be a people person. The Community Organizer must be able to work directly with people with diverse values and cultures and must be able to build the leadership and skills of others, specifically to advocate for their communities and for systemic change in Orange County. The Community Organizer will primarily work with people ages 18-35, and periodically with youth ages 14-17 and older adults and seniors ages 40+. At VietRISE, we canvass, phone and text bank Vietnamese voters of all ages.

As of August 4, 2022, we are no longer taking applications for this position.

Little Saigon General Election Outreach Team
  • Position Type: Temporary Position, Part time, up to 18 hours / week
  • Pay: $20.00 / hour
  • Location: In-person.
  • Supervision: Reports to the Community Engagement Coordinator
  • Timeline: This is a temporary 8-week position.
    • Estimated position start date: September 19, 2022
    • Estimated position end date: November 8, 2022 
  • Position Summary: 
    • Canvass and speak with Vietnamese voters and inform them about ballot measures and information to get out the vote in the upcoming 2022 General Election in November.
    • Input data collected from canvassing into an online database.

Full job description and application information here.

VietRISE is fiscally sponsored by the Korean Resource Center (KRC), a 501(c)(3) organization, thus, these positions will be employed by KRC.

Benefits: KRC offers benefits, including, but not limited to, health insurance benefits to full-time regular employees and 13 paid holidays, sick leave, and paid vacation time to all regular employees after they complete a 90-day introductory period.

VietRISE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any status or condition. VietRISE welcomes applicants from all races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, citizenship, ages, religion, and national origins; and encourages people of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply.

OUR MISSION

VietRISE advances social justice and builds power with working-class Vietnamese and immigrant communities in Orange County. We build leadership and create systemic change through organizing, narrative change, cultural empowerment, and civic engagement.

CONTACT US

general@vietrise.org

(714) 589-5496

Garden Grove, CA 92843