Working for United Way

Thank you for your interest in working for United Way of East Central Iowa. Our mission is to “unite the caring power of communities to invest in effective solutions to improve people’s lives.” Employees in our organization work with donors, volunteers, corporate partners, and nonprofit organizations to bring our mission to life. Below you will find United Way job openings which are located in Cedar Rapids.

United Way of East Central Iowa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religious beliefs, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local fair employment practice laws.

United Way job openings

We do not have any open positions at this time.

Full-time benefits

  • Business casual attire
  • Defined contribution plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee appreciation events
  • Flexible spending account
  • Free parking
  • Funeral leave
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Payroll direct deposit
  • Personal days
  • Pleasant work environment
  • Sick leave time
  • Ten paid holidays per year
  • Vacation time
  • Volunteer time

Reading into Success VISTA

Reading into Success is looking for an individual who is ready to work with a variety of organizations to help children succeed. This position will help teams move projects forward and be responsible for helping engage more organizations and individuals in our work. With several projects underway, the VISTA will help build a networking series for Reading into Success partners, share information with community members, and help expand our collaboration. Being a VISTA offers a great opportunity to grow your own skills while helping a community achieve its goals.

This position will start in June 2018 and serve for one year. To learn more or apply, please submit questions and resumes to Laura Columbus at

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