Job Opportunities

Location: Dwelling Place Community Gardens
Dwelling Place of Grand Rapids has been a major proponent in building and enhancing healthy communities in the greater Grand Rapids area for more than 38 years. Through Neighborhood Revitalization programs, Dwelling Place is able to transform our community through historic restoration of buildings, attraction and retention of small businesses, an integration of artwork throughout the neighborhood, landscape beautification, and a connection to the natural environment and healthy food systems through gardening. With 29 properties and over 1,000 residential units, Dwelling Place is able to positively impact the lives of thousands of individuals. 
Posted: May 1, 2018
Status: Search in progress
Location: Grand Rapids
Dwelling Place is looking for a summer VISTA Member to assist with duties associated with specialized community organizing projects. This position focuses on communications and event coordination activities ranging from promotion to clerical work, supporting community collaborations with some volunteer management required.
Posted: May 1, 2018
Status: Position filled
Location: Grand Rapids
We are currently looking for people interested in participating in the Dwelling Place Learning Lab internship program. We typically have a great mix of people who are currently in school or persons who want to learn in a non traditional setting. 
Posted: April 17, 2018
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Location: Muskegon Heights, MI

Volunteer Position Description 

Stipend:  Discounted 2 bedroom apartment rent of $300 per month. (Electric and gas paid by RA.  Water and sewer included.)

The Resident Advisor assumes an active leadership role in developing and maintaining a positive community environment within the Roosevelt Apartments Community.

The Resident Advisor(s) serves as a volunteer role model and resource person in assisting residents with basic information and referral services including details about policies and procedures within the apartment community. Resident Advisors informally act as the “eyes and ears” for the apartment community by leading an “after hours” apartment watch program with a goal to maintain an environment where all residents can quietly enjoy their apartment home. Resident Advisors also serve as an “after hours” point of contact for residents in case of emergencies when calling 911 might not be warranted such as but not limited to assisting with resident lock-outs or contacting maintenance staff.

EOE

EHO

Posted: March 16, 2018
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Summary Manages the day-to-day implementation of and compliance with policies, procedures, and programs ensuring well managed and maintained properties, placing emphasis on positive response to the concerns and needs of the residents, environmental health and safety, and quality management by performing the following duties personally or through directly supervised or other staff.

 

 

Posted: March 16, 2018
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Location: Grand Rapids
Provides support services to residents assisting them to remain stable enough to maintain their permanent housing. 
Posted: March 5, 2018
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Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Full-time to provide direct support to Chief Operating Officer. Strong computer, customer service, and office/clerical skills required. Bachelors degree or two or more years of rental housing or nonprofit experience preferred.
Posted: March 2, 2018
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