Job and Internship Opportunities

Summer Internships

The Worker Justice Center of NY’s Kingston office is currently recruiting college, graduate, and law interns for Summer 2014 and beyond. The position requires a flexible weekly commitment, based on the needs of the organization and your availability. Interns will work directly with the Worker Justice Center staff on a variety of legal and non-legal matters. Assignments may include:

  • assisting with outreach to farmworkers and other low-wage workers
  • assisting with educational workshops, events and fundraisers
  • conducting client intakes
  • assisting with investigations
  • translating documents and materials
  • assisting with communications
  • conducting general administrative tasks
  • assisting with worker advocacy efforts
  • conducting legal tasks including research and drafting (legal interns only)

While not required, preference will be given to students who demonstrate a commitment to public service through their coursework or extracurricular activities. Spanish speakers preferred.

To apply please send a resume via email to mbhatt@wjcny.org, along with a brief statement of your interest. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

 

Seeking Volunteers

The Worker Justice Center of New York’s Kingston office is currently seeking volunteers to work directly with the WJNCY staff on a variety of legal and non-legal matters. Scheduling is flexible, depending on the needs of the organization and your availability. Assignments may include:

  • Assisting with outreach to farmworkers and other low-wage workers
  • Assisting with educational workshops, events, and fundraisers
  • Conducting client intakes
  • Assisting with investigations
  • Translating documents and materials
  • Assisting with communications
  • Conducting general administrative tasks

Volunteers should demonstrate a commitment to public service and social justice. Spanish speakers strongly preferred. To apply please send a resume via email to Milan Bhatt at mbhatt@wjcny.org, along with a brief statement of your interest. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.