Work and Volunteer

OneAmerica is hiring! Check out these positions and become a part of the movement.

Current Openings:

Washington New Americans Program Associate

OneAmerica is seeking a self-motivated and highly organized associate to support the Washington New Americans program, which is devoted to helping eligible legal permanent residents become U.S. citizens, voters and active members of our community. The successful candidate will be detail-oriented and passionate about the mission of the program. The position is based in our Seattle office, reports to the WNA Engagement and Advocacy Manager and will join a team of five program staff.

Learn more about the job and how to apply here

Senior Communications Manager

Effective communications campaigns are essential to shaping public opinion, increasing the understanding of issues that impact immigrant communities, and ultimately winning campaigns that will directly improve the lives of immigrants and refugees. The Senior Communications Manager is responsible for the organization’s communications functions including storytelling, messaging and strategy, and requires a high level of skill and experience. This position reports and works collaboratively with to the Communications and Development Director. The role also works across departments, including organizing, policy, development, administrative staff, and the Executive and Deputy Directors. This position serves on OneAmerica’s Senior Management Team.

Learn more about the job and how to apply here

Volunteer Systems Coordinator, AmeriCorps Vista

Increase opportunities for leadership and integration among low-income immigrants and refugees in the workforce, the education system, and civic life by building the capacity of OneAmerica’s volunteer systems, strengthening community engagement and leadership among immigrants and refugees in King County. This position serves at OneAmerica for one year starting March 18, 2019.

Learn more about the job and how to apply here

OneAmerica Internships

To be eligible for an internship with OneAmerica, an applicant must work a total of 70 hours over two months. However, some internships may be specific to a certain program or project and the time commitment may vary. The position is located in Seattle, Washington, but opportunities may emerge in other areas of Washington State. All internships are unpaid. All interns will have one staff supervisor on site. Work will likely involve immersion in one department or with a specific project, but an applicant may be asked to assist with multiple projects across departments.

Once we receive an application we will determine which department and/or project best aligns with an applicant’s skills and goals. For this reason, please be thorough when filling out the application.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Demonstrated commitment to fighting for social, racial and economic justice
  • Clear dedication to immigrant advocacy
  • Experience working with a diverse environment community
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to be a self­‐starter, prioritizing and handling multiple, complex tasks simultaneously
  • Strong personal management skills and flexibility
  • Comfort with basic technology including email, Excel, Word and database work
  • An ability to work some weekends and evenings

Read the full internship description (PDF)

General Internship Application (Word)  


Volunteer Opportunities

English Innovations Tutor:

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Mentoring a small group fo five students during class and group discussions
  • Assist adult learners one-on-one in class with English language and computer literacy skills
  • Help facilitiate in-class activities, with opportunities to lead sessions and create lesson plans

Click here to read the full description. To apply, contact Kristen Navaluna at

General Volunteers: We consistently seek passionate advocates who want to give their time to the growing immigrant movement. To get involved, please email: