Careers and Volunteer Opportunities


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.

Bilingual Spanish/English required Intake and Outreach Coordinator (click here)

NJCAEF is hiring a full‐time, bilingual Intake and Outreach Coordinator. The Intake and Outreach Coordinator (IOC) is responsible for 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 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.