Small, nonprofit organization in Pittsburgh’s East End seeking individual for 30 hour per week position to organize and work with residents, business owners and other stakeholders to define and respond to issues, concerns, and needs of those living or working in the Garfield and surrounding neighborhoods. Organization’s primary emphases are in community development, affordable housing, youth education and employment, public safety, greening initiatives, and other revitalization activities. Compensation to be negotiated based on experience. Reply with cover letter and resume by 5 PM, November 17th, to: Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation, 5149 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224. An equal opportunity employer.
Strong interpersonal skills and willingness to work flexible hours a must. Applicant should also possess good writing and computer software abilities.
The Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation (BGC) exists to improve the quality of life for all in Garfield and surrounding neighborhoods through active community engagement.
Community-based and board-driven, one of the BGC’s main goals is to get as many people in the community as possible to participate in the efforts aimed at physical revitalization, an improved economy, and strengthened social well-being.