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

Community Resource & Volunteer Engagement Specialist -Linn County

Create a county-wide culture of volunteerism where it is easy for a community member to accelerate change to improve their community through the development and implementation of strategies that effectively and efficiently leverage community resources and volunteerism.

To apply please submit your resume and cover letter to human.resources@uweci.org.

New call-to-action

Community and Volunteer VISTA

To better recruit volunteers and build capacity for community service, we are hiring a Community Volunteer VISTA through AmeriCorps to work in our five county region of Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Jones, and Linn. This position will act as a catalyst for community change through volunteer relationship building, recruitment, management, and retention for our rural and diverse communities.

To apply please submit your resume and cover letter to human.resources@uweci.org.

New call-to-action

Full-time benefits

  • Health insurance (with flexible spending or health savings account)
  • Employee paid life insurance
  • Employee paid long-term disability
  • Voluntary insurance benefit options
  • Employee assistance program
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Retirement plan with match
  • Vacation time
  • Volunteer time
  • Sick leave time
  • Bereavement leave
  • Ten paid holidays per year
  • Free parking
  • Employee recognition activities
  • Business casual attire
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Payroll direct deposit

United Way Internship Opportunities

MARKETING INTERNSHIP ❯❯❯

United Way StaffUnited Way Staff

Get to know our dedicated United Way staff members!

Get InvolvedGet Involved

This is your United Way. And this is your community. Lend your voice. Raise your hand. Make a difference.