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“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“We all want to help that someone, give somebody hope, and give them a second opportunity. We believe in change.”
- Nancy Lopez Director of Centralized Admissions
“With our doors wide open, we welcome individuals who have hit rock bottom and guide them to thrive as contributing members of society.”
- Jonathan Quishpe Residential Aide Manager

ALL CURRENT OPENINGS

DEPARTMENTS
  • Recovery Specialist
    Date:

    November 17, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Admissions

    Position Summary:

    Reporting to the NEST Program Coordinator, the Recovery Specialist will function as a role model, exhibiting competency in personal recovery and use of coping skills, and will serve as an advocate providing peer support and resources for clients served.

  • Administrative Assistant
    Date:

    November 17, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Prepare for Release (I-CAN)

    Position Summary:

    Under the Senior Director’s supervision, the Administrative Assistant position will be responsible for providing administrative support to the day-to-day operations and staff of Individualized Correction Achievement Network (ICAN) department at the Fortune Society.

  • Executive Assistant
    Date:

    November 17, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY

    Department:

    Prepare for Release (I-CAN)

    Research Center

    Position Summary:

    Under the Vice President of Programs and Research (VP), the Executive Assistant position will be responsible for supervising multiple projects and collaboratively with the VP to provide support and guidance to staff and managers working on a variety of programmatic and research center initiatives.   The Executive Assistant must be a critical thinker with a strong passion and interest in policy and advocacy for a nationally recognized non-profit organization dedicated to supporting successful reentry from prison/jail and promoting alternatives to incarceration. A positive, collaborative work style and comfort in a multi-cultural and multi-generational environment is extremely important.

  • Research Assistant – Full Time
    Date:

    November 04, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, New York

    Department:

    Research Center

    Position Summary:

    The Fortune Society’s mission is to support successful reentry from incarceration and promote alternatives to incarceration, thus strengthening the fabric of our communities. We do this by: believing in the power of individuals to change; building lives through service programs shaped by the needs and experience of our participants; and changing minds through education and advocacy to promote the creation of a fair, humane, and truly rehabilitative correctional system.

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