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If you’re a great collaborator, enjoy a high-energy environment, and believe in your ability to change the world one person and family at a time, we invite you to browse our current job openings. To apply for a position complete an IRCO application and submitting it with a resume and cover letter. In some positions you may need to follow alternative submitting instructions which would be listed in the job posting. Due to the high volume of applicants and varying timelines for filling positions, we will not be able to return calls inquiring about the status of an application. IRCO is an equal opportunity employer – we don’t discriminate based on race, national origin, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristics protected by law. We will make reasonable accommodations to meet our obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and state disability laws. Please contact the email listed to request an accommodation. Job openings that are no longer posted on this page are no longer accepting applications.

To apply, submit materials via email, mail, or deliver in person to:

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO)
Attn: Mark Kajitani, Human Resources
10301 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR 97220

IRCO Job Positions Available:    


Payroll Support Staff 

The Payroll Support Staff will assist with the payroll processing for the Summer Works programs.  Posted 4/1/15      

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Summer Works Specialist (9 Openings) 

IRCO is looking for SummerWorks Specialists that will support the SummerWorks program in Multnomah and Washington Counties.  You will be providing workforce development services to low-income youth with barriers who are disconnected from traditional high schools or lacking the basic skills and credentials to enter college or career pathway employment.   

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Bilingual Scheduler-Call Center Agent

The Bilingual Scheduler/Call Center Agent assists the ILB manager to develop standards and guidelines; recommending process improvement procedures in order to ensure the highest quality of work.  Posted 3/17/2015   

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Scheduler/Call Center Agent

The Scheduler/Call Center Agent provides professional, clerical and project support for the International Language Bank (ILB) Department, particularly Interpretation Services including data entries, schedules, confirm appointments, prepare monthly payrolls and invoices, and recruitments.    Posted 3/17/2015   

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SUN Extended Day Activity Leader  

IRCO SUN is looking for qualified & dedicated individuals to contribute to Woodland Elementary SUN (Schools Uniting Neighborhoods) Extended Day PROGRAM. We are seeking a creative and energetic individual to offer fun and engaging enrichment activities. SPORTS ACTIVITIES HIGHLY PREFERRED!      

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After-School Academic and Activity Instructor 

The IRCO After-School Academic and Activity Instructor will lead activities/classes for students during IRCO after-school groups for students in 4th-12th grade.  Activities and classes include academic instruction such as ESL, reading, writing and math. 

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DHS Domestic Violence Specialist  

We desire to hire someone who is exceptional and we know that you are out there. You want to be a part of something great.  You want to feel engaged, motivated, appreciated and successful.  We are looking for a person who approaches his or her job with energy and pride.     

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Tutor / Math Tutor

Upward Bound Tutors provide after school academic assistance to students at David Douglas High School.  Upward Bound is a federal education program to help students develop the skills and motivation to graduate from high school and succeed in postsecondary education. 

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Interpreter Contractors

We are currently seeking independent contractors for interpretation services (consecutive/simultaneous/sighting) in the Portland, Oregon area. Independent contractors work independently and are offered a variable amount of interpretation assignments depending on IRCO’s demand. In performing the services, the person/company would be engaged as an independent contractor, and it is understood and agreed that the contractor, not IRCO, will be responsible for any federal and state taxes applicable to this payment. It is further understood that, as an independent contractor, he/she will not be eligible for the benefits of Federal Social Security or Workers Compensation. The independent contractor named above is not employed by IRCO.

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