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Job Opportunities

It is the policy of Willis Dady Emergency Shelter to provide employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, Vietnam era or disabled veteran status.  All offers of employment are contingent on a negative report on the State of Iowa Criminal History Records Check and Sex Offender Registry. Willis Dady is an At Will Employer.

RESIDENT ASSISTANT (RA)

The Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for operating the Willis Dady homeless shelter facility and providing homeless services to our clients. This includes assisting clients who are residing in shelter and managing the security, safety, and upkeep of the building and grounds. We are seeking an RA to fill 3 – 6 various shifts throughout the week, for an average of 10-20 hours per week. RAs are expected to occasionally substitute for other RAs and in rare instances provide overnight shelter coverage. The RA position is essential to the successful operation of our shelter, which helps people experiencing homelessness find a path to stability through housing and employment. RAs will work directly with clients, other staff, and volunteers. RAs will start at $13.00 per hour.

Check out the full job description for more details and apply by emailing Denine@WillisDady.org your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references.

SOCIAL ENTERPRISES MANAGER

The Social Enterprises Manager is responsible for leading and planning Willis Dady Works social enterprise initiatives while also supporting individuals experiencing homelessness access employment opportunities. The Social Enterprises Manager will grow a current social enterprise to a sustainable level and pilot two additional programs in FY ’23. This position is part of the Willis Dady Homeless Services Employment Program team with the primary goal of creating employment opportunities for individuals experiencing or near homelessness and creating additional revenue sources for Willis Dady Homeless Services.

Check out the full job description for more details and apply by emailing kelsey@willisdady.org your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references.

MAITENANCE & CUSTODIAL TECHNICIAN

Responsible for working as part of the Maintenance and Custodial team to perform maintenance and routine preventative maintenance to all buildings and property owned by Willis Dady Homeless Services. In addition, providing custodial services to facilities keeping them clean and organized. The Maintenance and Custodial Technician will need to demonstrate a commitment to the mission and present a positive image of our agency and its programs.

Check out the full job description for more details and apply by emailing denine@willisdady.org your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references.

PART-TIME SHELTER CASE MANAGER

The Part-Time Shelter Case Manager is responsible for individual case management services including, but not limited to: assisting in the securing of permanent housing, resource referral, goal setting, advocacy, coordination of services, and networking for single adults and families who are residents of Willis Dady Emergency Shelter. Sound judgment, collaborative style, ethical conduct and motivational interviewing, or similar techniques, are essential to success in this position.

Check out the full job description for more details and apply by emailing denine@willisdady.org your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references.

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