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We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic individual to serve as a Project Coordinator- Farmworker Health and Safety
The Project Coordinator (PC) will report to the Project Director and work in close partnership with community-based partners to build their capacity to provide training and education to high-risk farmworkers on the recognition and avoidance of safety and health hazards in their workplaces, and to help farmworkers access high-quality healthcare. Read full job description here
About Farmworker Justice
Farmworker Justice is a nonprofit organization that seeks to empower migrant and seasonal farmworkers to improve their living and working conditions, immigration status, health, occupational safety, and access to justice. Using a multi-faceted approach, Farmworker Justice engages in litigation, administrative and legislative advocacy, training and technical assistance, coalition-building, public education and support for union organizing. Our staff collaborates with talented, dedicated people all over the country to empower farmworkers to improve their working and living conditions.
Our volunteers and interns as well as our employees, find Farmworker Justice to be a warm, invigorating, intellectually stimulating work environment. Our location in the nation's capital guarantees a lively, educational experience. Washington, D.C. is a diverse city, filled with history, offering tremendous opportunities to enjoy cultural, sports, political and other activities, as well as beaches, forests and other opportunities to enjoy nature within a short distance away. We offer competitive salaries and benefits for a small not-for-profit organization.
Farmworker Justice was founded in 1981. In 1996, FJ became a subsidiary corporation of National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the nation’s largest constituency-based Hispanic civil rights organization. Farmworker Justice maintains an independent Board of Directors and 501(c)(3) status as a charitable corporation.