OVERVIEW: The Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF)
is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community benefit organization that organizes at the
grassroots level, engaging and developing natural leaders. DHF creates leadership
opportunities for community organizing, leadership development, civic
engagement, and policy advocacy.
DHF operates under its mission of “Inspiring
and organizing communities to build volunteer organizations empowered to pursue
POSITION: We are seeking a detail-oriented, experienced computer technician
to join our fast growing organization. In this position, you will play a key
role in supporting all computer, technical, and network implantation and
usability for our organization. You will also provide initial new user setup,
troubleshoot technical problems, work with the Information Technologies team to
swiftly resolve issues, and maintain and update all current programs. This position reports directly to the
Information Technology Director.
Provide all staff with
excellent and patient helpdesk support for all technical issues as needed
Provide assistance and
support on computer equipment, printers, software, and other technical issues
Troubleshoot technical issues
and system errors
Record and document issues
Prepare software, computer
setup, and network configuration for new users and maintain current users
Perform data backups
Keep systems up-to-date
through software and operating systems updates
issues, equipment, and software
Collaborate with Information
Technologies team to resolve problems
Install and update network
system improvements as needed
Assist with the design,
implementation, and ongoing support of new software and features
ideal candidate will have the following skills and experiences:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent training – preferred.
1 year of previous experience in computer science, information technology, or a related field.
Familiarity with multiple computer languages (HTML, CSS, Python, Java Script, C++, etc.) – a plus.
Up-to-date knowledge of new systems, information, software, and upgrades.
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; excellent analytical and organizational skills.
Ability to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift equipment as needed
Excellent interpersonal skills (one on one and group dynamics), cultural competency, strong listening skills, and humor
Patience and flexibility
Strong collaborator and team player
Written and spoken proficiency in English and Spanish
Self-motivated, resourceful, and creative
Ability to work evenings and weekends
Excellent time management skills
Location: Bakersfield, CA
Full-time 40 hours per week, salary:
Schedule 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional
Foundation, PO Box 2087, Bakersfield, CA 93303
The Dolores Huerta Foundation is looking for volunteers for Voter Registration and to gather signatures for the Schools and Communities First Campaign to close California’s commercial property tax loophole and invest more than $68 million our local communities.
Voters in California have the chance to join together and make sure that by having everyone contribute their fair share, we can have the schools & community services all our families need to thrive.
We’re joining together, going all in for all of us, to stop big corporations from cheating our communities while they rake in record profits.
WALK AND PHONE BANKS HAPPENING
Saturday 6/22 10 am – 2 pm
Saturday 6/29 10 am – 2 pm
Volunteer shifts are 3-4 hours long. Volunteers are welcome to do more than one shift
Meet at the Brower Building, 1527 19th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301 in the 4th Floor Conference Room
For more information, contact DHF Civic Engagement Coordinators Jess Contreras at (661) 421-3424, email@example.com or Eliana Honeycutt at (661) 527-3898, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you’re not available on the weekend, there are many other opportunities available.
Join the DHF in promoting CIVIC ENGAGEMENT and STRENGTHENING OUR DEMOCRACY! With your participation, we could have a tremendous impact that would lead to better schools and healthier neighborhoods. Make a difference in your community by registering and educating voters!
OVERVIEW: The Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire and organize communities to build volunteer organizations empowered to pursue social justice. In 2017 DHF launched the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Department where we are Mapping Social Justice in our communities.
POSITION: The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Intern will work with the GIS team to collaborate on GIS projects that highlight the work of the foundation. The intern will be responsible for supporting DHF’s GIS team with data entry, updating story maps, researching data for new projects, and surveys. Reports to GIS Analyst.
1. Assist with data collection, development, and maintenance
2. Update database of members and supporters
3. Update existing story maps
4. Create and edit maps 5. Assist with GIS/Data Analyst assignments 6. Other responsibilities as assigned.
● Candidates must have at least 1-2 years’ experience working with GIS (can include internships, course work, professional work)
● Experience using Esri Suite
● Exhibit skills in map creation and editing
● Familiarity with Excel
● Must have experience with diverse communities (cultures and races)
● Advocacy and policy experience is a plus
● Commitment to social justice
● Written and spoken proficiency in Spanish & English is a plus
Location: Bakersfield, CA
Salary: Hourly; $15 an hour/ 20 hours a week
HOW TO APPLY
Submit a resume, three professional references and cover letter detailing your interest and qualifications for the position, via email to email@example.com. Include “GIS Intern” in the subject of your email.
Please join the DHF Youth (Youth and Family Civic Engagement Initiative) as they will be presenting their recommendations to the Kern High School District in efforts to improve their schools and educational outcomes for English Language Learners, Low income students, and foster youth.
KERN EDUCATION JUSTICE COLLABORATIVE INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR A PUBLIC HEARING
Monday, June 3, 2019 7-9 pm
at the KHSD Board Room 5801 Sundale Ave., Bakersfield, CA 93309
Share YOUR voice in how Kern High School District spends our money! Join parents, community members, and students to amplify our collective voice in the KHSD. We need our schools to succeed!
More Counselors! Less Expulsions! More Nurses! Less Suspensions!
For more information contact: DHF Education Policy Director, Cecilia Castro 661-428-1258
COLABORATIVA DE EDUCACIÓN JUSTA KERN TE INVITA A PARTICIPAR EN UNA AUDIENCIA PÚBLICA
lunes 3 de junio de 2019 7-9 pm
en la Sala de Consejo de KHSD ubicado en 5801 Sundale Ave., Bakersfield, CA 93309
Más Consejeros! Menos Suspensiones! Menos Expulsiones! Más Enfermeras!
Su opinión es muy importante en decidir cómo el Distrito Escolar de la Preparatoria de Kern usa nuestro dinero. Acompañe a padres, miembros de la comunidad y estudiantes del distrito escolar para compartir sus recomendaciónes para mejorar el distrito.
¡La educación importa!
Para más información contacte a: DHF Directora de Política Educativa, Cecilia Castro 661-428-1258