Job opportunities

Rural Resources – an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer – is a major employer in our community with more than 175 caring and skilled staff members working across Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Stevens and other North and Eastern Washington counties. We welcome your interest in our open positions.

If you are interested in applying for a job opening at Rural Resources Community Action, please follow these steps:

  1. Fully complete our Application for Employment by clicking here.
  2. Send an email to careers@ruralresources.org with the completed application and your resume.
  3. In the subject line of the email, insert the title of the position you are applying for.
  4. Submitted applications and resumes will be reviewed and if the necessary educational and experience requirements are met, will be forwarded to the hiring manager.

Note: Candidates may not be considered if the application is not completed in full and/or a resume is not provided.

All of our open positions are listed below:

Victim Services Receptionist & Intake Worker – Republic, WA
Provides information, assistance and intake of clients for Victim Services, Housing and Community Living Connections; assessing current needs. Develops service strategies and makes appropriate referrals internally and externally. Performs routine to moderately complex clerical duties using independent judgment within established procedures. Compiles various reports and answers client and employee questions based on Agency procedures. Answers sensitive client inquiries. Acts as staff support.  Provides in person response, including but not limited to medical advocacy, to victims as needed. Serves victims in crisis as needed.  It is a full-time position, 32 hours, with a starting pay of $13.65 – $14.77 per hour, D.O. E.  Position is open until filled.  (Click on position title for complete job description).

Victim Advocate / Community Educator – Inchelium, WA
Provides crisis intervention and advocacy services for general crime victims or victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or child abuse.  Provides initial eligibility and psychosocial assessments, an integrated safety plan with desired outcomes, follow-up information, ad support.  Advocates for the client and provides legal rights and responsibilities information relative to legal proceedings. Advocates for adult victim rights in the legal system. Advocates for abused children’s rights in the social service system and coordinates with the legal system.   Maintains records of client contact, serves as client liaison with other service providers and prepares periodic reports and correspondence.  Serves as a community resource for information regarding the impact of crimes on victims and the rights of victims.  Coordinates services between victims, law enforcement, prosecutors and judges.  Provides in person response, including but not limited to medical advocacy, to victims as needed. Serves victims in crisis as needed.

A Community Educator designs, coordinates and implements community awareness programs to provide information regarding crime victimization.  The position will also plan and present prevention programs to a wide variety of audiences to promote social change.  This is a full-time position,  40 hours, with a starting pay of $16.52 – $17.87 per hour, D.O. E. plus benefits. (Click on position title for complete job description)

Health Home Care Coordinator – Colville, WA
This position provides care coordination services to eligible individuals and their families to assist them in successful discharge from the hospital.  Works to support their continued health improvement to facilitate a reduction in utilization of emergency services and decrease the recurrence of additional hospitalizations.  Assesses needs, develops and monitors implementation of service plans, makes appropriate referrals and serves as a client advocate with other service providers.  This is  full-time position, 32-40 hours, with a starting pay of $16.52  – $17.87 per hour, D.O. E., plus benefits. Position is open until filled.  (Click on position title for complete job description)

Victim Advocate – Davenport, WA
This is a full time position and will earn $16.52 – $17.87 / hour DOE, plus benefits. This position provides crisis intervention and advocacy services for general crime victims or victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or child abuse.  Provides initial eligibility and psychosocial assessments, an integrated safety plan with desired outcomes, follow-up information, ad support.  Advocates for the client and provides legal rights and responsibilities information relative to legal proceedings.  Serves as a community resource for information regarding the impact of crimes on victims and the rights of victims.  Coordinates services between victims, law enforcement, prosecutors and judges.  Valid driver’s license & criminal history check required.  Position is open until filled. (Click on position title for complete job description)

Housing Case Manager – Davenport, WA
Provides information, assistance and comprehensive case management services to individuals or families.  Assesses needs, develops and monitors implementation of service plans, makes appropriate referrals and serves as a client advocate with other service providers. Service areas could include youth/family/parenting/elder services, employment/training, emergency/transitional housing, and health/nutrition.  Requires knowledge of related community resources and the laws and regulations specific to the area of service.  This is a full-time position, 32-40 hours per week, with a starting pay of $16.52 – $17.87 per hour, D.O. E.  Position is open until filled.

Case Manager – Colville, WA
This position provides information, assistance and comprehensive case management services to individuals or families.  Assesses needs, develops and monitors implementation of service plans, makes appropriate referrals and serves as a customer advocate with other service providers.  It is a full-time position, 36-40 hours, with a starting pay of $16.52 – $17.87 per hour, D.O. E. plus benefits.  Position is open until filled.  (Click on position title for complete job description)

Relief Transit Driver – Republic, WA
Drives a 15 – 22 passenger transit vehicle, assists passengers in and out of vehicle, provides transfer assistance to non-ambulatory persons by utilizing mobility aids as necessary, i.e. slider boards and lifts, assists in coordination of routes and schedules, maintains a safe operating environment, maintains comprehensive, accurate and detailed records of all activities.  Must have nine months experience working for a public or private transit agency, one year successful experience in a capacity which required comprehensive record keeping and reporting, verifiable record as a safe driver for the most recent five year period, valid CDL with Passenger Endorsement or School Bus Endorsement, CDL Physical and acceptable completion of an alcohol and drug screen test that complies with all Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Standards.  This is a relief position, 10-15 hours per week, with a starting pay of $15.02 per hour.  Position is open until filled.   (Click on position title for complete job description)

Residential Care Generalist – Chewelah, WA
This position performs a variety of residential and personal caregiving duties utilizing general knowledge, specific expertise, and training in the areas of assignment.  Fill In position / hours vary. $12/hr.  (Click on position title for complete job description).

Head Start Substitute Classroom Aides – Colville, Kettle Falls, Chewelah and Newport, WA
This position is for the school year, hours vary, $12 per hour.  This position is responsible for assisting with Head Start preschool program activities.  Position is open until filled.  (Click on position title for complete job description)