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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:      

Case Manager 2  

This position will provide case management to DHS Child Welfare families, and contact DHS CW (Child Welfare) Case Workers for case coordination and support as needed.  Posted 6/19/15.  

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Global Cooking Instructor  

The IRCO Parkrose Middle School SUN Global Cooking Instructor will provide 4 weeks of cooking instruction and education to incoming 6th grade students.  Each week this staff will focus on a different theme of regional cuisine.   Posted 6/15/15.  

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Workforce Specialist 

The Workforce Specialist will assist job seekers to obtain employment and/or career development services to achieve long-term self-sufficiency.  The Clackamas Works! Program serves immigrant and refugee job seekers living in Clackamas County.  Posted 6/3/15   

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Home Visitor

The full-time Healthy Families Home Visitor will coordinate services and activities to meet the special needs of families with recent births.  The Home Visitor will work with a majority of local Somali families to provide parent education and family assessments.   Posted 5/21/15   

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Asian and Pacific Islander Family Engagement Specialist 

The Family Engagement Specialist will work with IRCO's FACES staff, SUN Site Coordinators, and other IRCO youth department staff, as well as staff from schools to engage families in their school environments in a positive and culturally appropriate way.  

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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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