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Posted: Saturday, November 25, 2017 12:07 AM


Worker Center Coordinator

Job Description

Organization: Centro Humanitario Para Los Trabajadores

Organization Type: 501(c)(3)

Job Location: Statewide

Type of Job: Full-time

Job Category: Administrative | Communications | Education | Programs/Services | Volunteer Management

Job Description: 

Position Summary: The Worker Center Coordinator is responsible for overseeing and maintaining operations of El Centro’s downtown Denver worker center including: facilities management, staffing, center policies, job delegation and interfacing with employers daily. The Coordinator will recruit and orient new members and lead required trainings for worker members.

Areas of Responsibility


  • Coordinate systems for the intake, orientation, registration and dispatch of laborers
  • Assist employers to hire day laborers in a safe and organized manner that promotes the dignity of workers
  • Manage systems for surveying employers after they use the program
  • Engage members, volunteers and staff to implement annual work-plan in alignment with organizational values
  • Oversee worker engagement and center policy compliance.
    • Participate in mediation and conflict management amongst members, community and employers
    • Organize the workers to participate in cleaning and maintenance of the Center
    • Oversee security protocols and the engage workers to maintain a positive image of the Center
  • Oversee membership registration, the orientation and ID card process for El Centro membership
  • Oversee benefit program for members onsite: Locker Rental, Kitchen access, Computer access, etc.
  • Coordinate the following activities:
    • Facilitate Orientations for new and returning members: Know your Rights Trainings and information regarding worker’s rights and immigrant rights
    • Faciliate required trainings with new and returning Worker Members: Health and Safety and Ethics in the workplace.
    • Marketing: Coordinate the development of marketing and advertising plan including activities to promote the Worker Center through Craigslist Ads, Community Presentations, etc.
    • Wage Claim: refer workers to and maintain strong collaborations with organizations providing legal and direct support to recuperate stolen wages from victims of wage theft.
    • Resource Referrals: maintain systems that connect workers to various social services in the Denver area
    • Identify opportunities and interest from workers for onsite work skills trainings, workforce development and - engage volunteers to offer ESL, Art and Computer classes.
  • Maintain an inventory of the Workers Center’s property and tool supply
  • Oversee recruitment and supervision of a team of Community Workstudy Students, Urban Corp volunteers, Interns and volunteers to staff the center: greet visitors, implement programs for members and at the Workers Center.
  • Maintain database of employers, members, job activity and participation
  • Provide regular progress reports of activities and achievements of the Center
  • Represent the interests of the Center to participants, visitors and employers

Special projects and other duties are not limited to but may include:

  • Actively support and participate in fundraising activities for El Centro, assist with tracking of donors in database
  • Coordinate in kind donations to the center
  • Manage vendors, supply inventory, purchasing
  • Volunteer recruitment, intake, orientation and placement

  • · 2 years experience in office management, customer service, project management, staff supervision, conflict management and meeting and training facilitation.
  • · Fluency in Spanish and English with strong writing and oral skills
  • · Experience working with low-income and immigrant population
  • · Commitment to democratic workplaces and grassroots community building
  • · Ability to collaborate and work cooperatively
  • · Proficient computer skills including: Microsoft Office, Internet and Email systems and database programs.
  • · Highly organized and attentive to detail and accuracy
  • · Ability to lead and manage others, work independently and multi-task
  • · Dedication and ability to work on a flexible schedule, including some weekends, and some nights
  • · Good planning skills, time management, ability to prioritize work and account for results

Compensation/Benefits: Salary is based on experience, Full Health and Dental coverage, 10 paid holidays/year + 10 personal days and 12 sick days accrued throughout the year.

How To Apply

*Send cover letter, resume and three references to

• Location: Denver

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