Careers

Careers

Join the Oakridge Neighborhood professional team today and make a real difference in the lives of our residents and those in the community who we serve. As Iowa’s largest provider of Section 8 housing, we pair this foundation of affordable housing with transformative wraparound services, making our mission truly life changing.

 

Benefits

Oakridge Neighborhood offers a comprehensive benefit package for its employees, with varying levels of benefits dependent on employment status (part-time or full-time, salaried or hourly) and length of service. The Oakridge Neighborhood Employee Handbook outlines benefits in detail. Benefits may include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Disability
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • 10 paid holidays for eligible employees
    • New Year’s Day
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    • President’s Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Thanksgiving Friday
    • Christmas Eve
    • Christmas Day

Oakridge Neighborhood is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Current Openings

Neighborhood Safety Officers

We are seeking full-time neighborhood safety officers. Responsibilities include maintaining safety at the Oakridge campus composed of housing units, a senior apartment building, and administrative and program activity buildings. Must be able to pass criminal background, physical and drug screening and a lift test of 50 lbs. High school diploma or equivalent required. Two years of related experience and/or training preferred. Applicants with previous security, public safety, police or military experience are encouraged to apply.

Contact:

Rebecca Tellis

Oakridge Neighborhood Services

1401 Center Street

Des Moines, IA 50314

RTellis@oakridgeneighborhood.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In collaboration with key corporate sponsors, this program is a chance for our kids to participate in highly competitive basketball, soccer and flag football programs, plus receive intense academic enrichment instruction. In order to be eligible for the sports component, you must remain in good standing

 

 

 

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