NRCA Job Opportunities

"NRCA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer."


Apply at or send resume to:

New River Community Action, Attn: Human Resource Manager
1093 East Main Street, Radford, VA 24141
Fax: (540) 633-2585 or send by e-mail:


NRCA Employment Application in PDF version or Word file


  • All applicants must complete criminal, child abuse/neglect search, and DMV background check forms.

  • CDL drivers must under go pre-employment and random drug testing throughout employment.

  • All employees are subject to drug testing throughout employment.

  • For positions which may require driving, applicants must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.

  • Send separate application for each position and indicate which position/location for which applying.

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) desired but not required.  Additional compensation for proven Bilingual skills.

  •  NRCA Benefits List

Accepting applications for the following position vacancies:


Separate application/resume required for each position and indicate which position for which applying.  Click on the position title to view the position job description.



Determines eligibility for emergency services (food, shelter, utility assistance, etc.); accesses emergency assistance resources; liaison with other area agencies, and performs basic office tasks.  Responsible for the provision of housing counseling and case management: rental, homeless, pre-purchase, post-purchase, and foreclosure prevention.
Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field plus one-year exp or Associate with four years exp.    Housing counseling certifications required within first year; training is provided/paid by NRCA.
Full-time; 40 hrs/wk. Starting wage: $12.99-14.19/hr. (depending upon qualifications), with benefits.  Additional compensation for Bilingual (Spanish/English).   
Apply at or send resume to NRCA, 1093 East Main Street, Radford, VA  24141; Fax: (540) 633-2585; e-mail:  Application deadline: Nov. 3 or until position filled.  EOE/AA



Ongoing Openings:

NRCA Head Start is currently accepting applications for Center Aide substitute positions throughout the New River Valley.  Responsible for assisting staff with supervision and guidance of children in the classroom; picking up, serving lunch and cleaning up after meals; and other housekeeping duties within the center.  Minimum of High School diploma or GED is required.  Part-time, on-call/as needed basis.  Wage: $8.37/hr. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.