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WE ACT for Environmental Justice is a 501(c)(3) Northern Manhattan community-based membership organization whose mission is to build healthy communities by ensuring that people of color and/or low-income participate meaningfully in the creation of sound and fair environmental health and protection policies and practices.

WE ACT’s staff is made up of a dynamic team of activists, lawyers, community organizers, public health experts, and local residents of Harlem. We are committed to the mission of achieving environmental and climate justice both in New York City and nationwide.

Current Openings
We are accepting applications for the following positions:

A Chief of Staff based in our New York City office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A National Advocacy Manager based in our Washington, DC office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

An Environmental Justice Researcher based in our Washington, DC office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A Fundraising Events Coordinator based in our New York office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

An Environmental Health Coordinator based in our New York City office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A Regulatory Affairs Specialist based in our Washington, DC office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A Congressional Affairs Manager based in our Washington, DC office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A State Legislative Manager based in our New York City office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A Bilingual Community Organizer based in our New York City office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

A DC Communications Director for our Federal Policy Office, based in Washington, DC. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

An Environmental Health Manager based in our New York City office. The job description can be downloaded here (PDF).

To apply for any of these positions, email your cover letter, resume, and writing samples (if required) to evelyn@weact.org. No phone calls or recruiters please.

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