Careers and Volunteer Opportunities


* NEW* Employment Opportunity – Bilingual Intake and Outreach Coordinator (click here)

NJCAEF is hiring a full‐time, bilingual Intake and Outreach Coordinator whose responsible will include intake and case management of fair housing complaint allegations, technical assistance requests, landlord/tenant complaints, and requests for fair housing information or referrals. The IOC is responsible for designing and implementing trainings and outreach through presentations, webinars, publications, online platforms including social media. Trainings are provided to housing consumers, social service agencies, housing providers, local government, and the general public. The IOC is responsible for publicizing NJCAEF’s fair housing program and services throughout the state and representing NJCAEF at meetings and events.

* NEW* Employment Opportunity – Test Coordinator (click here)

NJCAEF is hiring a full‐time Test Coordinator who’s primary responsibility is to plan, coordinate and evaluate fair housing testing investigations and maintain all documentation relating to complaint allegations and investigations.

Job Opportunity – Tax Preparers (click here)

Over the past 14 years, NJCA has provided free, quality tax return preparation for low and moderate individuals and families. New Jersey Citizen Action is now accepting resumes for temporary Tax Preparers to work in our various locations. Flexible hours are available Mondays to Saturdays. Training classes are available.

Job Opportunity – Fair Housing Testers (click here)

NJCAEF, a HUD-designated Fair Housing Agency, is hiring paid Fair Housing Testers to help make sure people are not being denied housing because of their race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or familial status. We are hiring a diverse group of testers to investigate housing discrimination in Essex, Hudson, Union, Mercer, Somerset, Middlesex, Ocean and Monmouth counties.


New Jersey Citizen Action is in need of volunteers working out of our Highland Park and Newark offices on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays to do data inputting of and phone calling to activists across the state, inviting them to participate in upcoming events and actions coordinated by NJCA. Interested individuals should call NJCA at (732) 246-4772 or (973) 643-8800 and speak with Liz, Beverly, Dena or, Maura.