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CAREERS

Join the NHS Team!

NHS offers a dynamic, fast-paced and results-oriented work environment. We derive satisfaction from teamwork, creativity, collaboration, mutual respect, and personal and professional development. The team is fueled by its passion and determination to revitalize communities, build stronger neighborhoods and help families of modest means actualize their dreams of homeownership.

Available Positions

Please select the job opportunity that you are interested in below to view and download the job description. You may submit your cover letter and resume to: [email protected] or fax: (213) 406-6079.

Project Specialist (Construction)
Policy Associate
Program Director – Compton
Redevelopment Project Manager

Internship Opportunities With NHS

About Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County

NHS serves as a catalyst for local residents, businesses, and elected officials to work together to build stronger neighborhoods, improve the quality of life for low- to moderate-income families, and revitalize distressed areas into neighborhoods of choice.

NHS strengthens communities through the development and maintenance of quality affordable housing, creation and preservation of affordable homeownership opportunities, training and support of local leaders, and by providing financial education to families and people in need.

About the Position

NHS is seeking a highly-motivated intern that is eager to learn and work in a fast-paced community development organization. College and graduate students focusing on urban studies, public policy, real estate, urban planning, environmental science, public administration, marketing, business administration, and related fields are encourage to apply.

Intern roles and responsibilities may include:

  • Research foundations and other fundraising opportunities
  • Research and prepare policy briefs about local, state, and federal legislation
  • Research and prepare materials for legislative meetings
  • Gathering data on housing and demographic indicators from a variety of sources
  • Updating social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Conducting interviews with recent homebuyers and borrowers, and drafting up short pieces for newsletter
  • Engage with existing data sites to highlight community issues, including assisting with NHS’ data to highlight community impact
  • Crafting press releases and Op-eds on NHS events and relevant housing issues
  • Making calls to schedule appointments and other administrative duties
  • Working with Operations on managing and summarizing client data
  • Other duties as required

Some weekend and evening event participation required

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

  • Passion for neighborhoods and communities of Los Angeles County
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Experience working or volunteering at a community-based organization (preferred)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficiency in using databases such as Salesforce (preferred)

To be considered for the position, please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] with “Internship” in the subject line.

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