Loading page...

Turn your passion for the social justice into a career! As a multiethnic coalition of community organizations and individuals, CHIRLA aims to foster greater understanding of issues that affect immigrant communities, provide a neutral forum for discussion, and unite immigrant groups to more effectively advocate for positive change. CHIRLA’s programs include coalition building and convening of organizations, advocacy around issues affecting immigrants and refugees, community education, service provision and technical assistance, and organizing and leadership development for immigrant workers and youth.
CHIRLA is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all Federal, State, and Los Angeles City equal employment opportunity laws. CHIRLA does not discriminate against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of alienage or citizenship status, race, creed, color, religious, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Current Openings

Associate Director for Programs


The Associate Director for Programs must be an articulate, critical thinker and problem solver capable of strengthening the long-term vision for the work of the organization, creating innovative strategies, facilitating a spirit of teamwork, and uniting diverse constituencies around common solutions. This position requires someone who is self-motivated, passionate, energetic, and enthusiastic; has the ability to motivate and listen to others with a commitment to building power and capacity of low-income people and people of color. The Associate Director for Programs will be involved in strategic planning, evaluation and professional development initiatives as well as planning for CHIRLA’s expansion. The Associate Director for Programs will oversee/interact with all Directors and the coordination and administration of all aspects of an ongoing program including planning, organizing, leading and controlling program activities.

To apply, send resume and cover letter to; jobs@chirla.org

Subject Line should read: Associate Director for Programs

To view Full Job Description click here;Associate Director for Programs



Membership Manager




CHIRLA is looking for a Membership Manager who will coordinate existing programs and benefits with member’s needs. Marketing appeal and communications should be the primary functions in order to acquire, retain and increase membership and giving. Manager will conduct periodic member interviews to determine what products and services CHIRLA’s members most want and need, as well as frequency of usage.

To apply, send résumé and cover letter to: jobs@chirla.org

Subject Line should read; Membership Manager

Click here to view full job description for Membership Manager