NewYorkRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for New York jobs

Census Captain

Company: Minkwon Center For Community Action
Location: Flushing
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Job Description:

Organization History & MissionThe MinKwon Center for Community Action was established in 1984 to meet the needs and concerns of the Korean American community. Since our founding, we have made a profound presence through various grassroots organizing, education, and advocacy initiatives that address important community issues, including immigration policies, civic participation, and targeted social and legal services. The MinKwon Center places a special emphasis on meeting the needs of our marginalized community members, including low-income, limited-English-proficient and undocumented residents.About the CensusThe United States Constitution requires a population count-or census-every 10 years. The census determines every state's share of federal funds for health care, education, housing, economic development, social services, roads, transportation, and more, as well as its proportional representation in Congress.To support a fair and complete count of historically undercounted immigrant communities, the MinKwon Center is working in partnership with the City University of New York (CUNY), Mayor de Blasio's NYC Census 2020 office, and the New York City Council to mobilize New Yorkers to self-respond to the 2020 census. The MinKwon Center co-leads the NYC Asian Pacific American Complete Count Committee (APA CCC) and the Korean American Census Task Force (KACTF), and is an active member of New York Counts 2020 statewide coalition.Terms of EmploymentThe Census Captain will be a part-time position that will begin when filled and extend until the end of May, 2020. Evening and weekend work may be required.Responsibilities:Working under the supervision of MinKwon's Civic Participation/Census Manager, the Census Captain will:--Engage New Yorkers about the census through a variety of activities, including canvassing, tabling, phone-banking, text-banking, town halls, teach-ins, and other types of events;Help develop effective, streamlined, and measureable outreach strategies and methods targeting hard-to-count communities and census tracts;Supervise a team of Census Outreach workers and Volunteers;Lead volunteer recruitment, training, and management;Establish and coordinate with MinKwon's partners in the Asian Pacific American Complete Count Committee and the Korean American Census Task Force;Track census engagement activities using both qualitative and quantitative methods to ensure city-wide strategy objectives are being met;Adhere to all data security and privacy protocols around census engagement.Qualifications:Managing field staff and/or volunteers or equivalent experience;Experience in community engagement, campaign work, or other forms of direct outreach;Excellent communication, project management, and multi-tasking skills;Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills;Demonstrated cultural competence with respect to Chinese, Korean, and other Asian Pacific Islander immigrant communities;Proficiency in use of technology such as laptop computers and tablets;Proficiency in spoken Chinese (Mandarin) and/or Korean highly preferred.Please send a cover letter and resume to:Chuck ParkCivic Participation Managerhr@minkwon.orgNote: Please write 'Census Captain' in the subject line of the email.

Keywords: Minkwon Center For Community Action, New York , Census Captain, Other , Flushing, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Grocery Shopper
Description: Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need, like fresh produce and household essentials, from stores they trust. Help people save time and have fun while you're (more...)
Company: Shipt
Location: Hicksville
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Restaurant Associate Line Cook
Description: Restaurant Associate Line Cook A fresh approach to work. Line Cook When you join Panera LLC as a Restaurant Associate - Line Cook, you join in our belief that food should not only taste good, but also (more...)
Company: Panera Bread
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 01/20/2020

CDL-A Truck Driver, New Regional Pay Scale
Description: 100 Committed to a Positive Driver ExperienceCDL-A Northeast Regional Truck Drivers Earn Up To .52 CPM At USA Truck, we are 100 committed to a positive driver experience. That s why we focus on how (more...)
Company: USA Truck
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 01/20/2020


OTR Dry Van CDL A Truck Drivers
Description: Qualifications Crete Carrier Corporation takes pride in hiring the most professional truck drivers the industry has to offer. See our qualifications below. Valid Class A CDL TWIC Card and Alabama (more...)
Company: Crete Carrier Corporation
Location: Levittown
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer
Description: Join Hired and find your dream job as a Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer at one of 10,000 companies looking for candidates just like you. Companies on Hired apply to you, not the other way around. (more...)
Company: Hired
Location: Levittown
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Process Development Analytics, Molecular Analytics Scientist
Description: Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease (more...)
Company: Bristol-Myers Squibb
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Senior Front-End Engineer
Description: Join Hired and find your dream job as a Senior Front-End Engineer at one of 10,000 companies looking for candidates just like you. Companies on Hired apply to you, not the other way around. You'll (more...)
Company: Hired
Location: West Babylon
Posted on: 01/20/2020

CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A OWNER OPERATOR TRUCK DRIVER JOBS Owner Operators: Build your business with an industry leader At USA Truck, CDL-A Owner Operator truck drivers can count on outstanding support, plenty of freight (more...)
Company: USA Truck
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Personal Banker, Stirling, NJ
Description: Personal Banker, Stirling, NJ-1906422Description br As a member of Santander's retail banking division you'll help serve Santander's retail and small business customers as part of one of the top banks (more...)
Company: Santander
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Credit Review Associate
Description: TOP Group www.top-us.com is a specialist recruiting company that assists international business in a broad spectrum of fields. Currently our client Japanese Major Bank is looking for Credit Associate (more...)
Company: Japanese Major Bank
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

New York RSS job feeds