CAREERS

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Learn more about our benefits and values.

Find volunteer and internship opportunities here.

Recently released? Obtain workforce skills and job placement through Fortune. Learn more about our Employment Services program here.

“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“"The work we do moves mountains...I am highly esteemed to be part of a great team of people with a variety of professional and personal experiences. It makes us unique, allows me to learn from my colleagues, and helps me raise the high bar I set for myself in life." ”
- Ramon Lopez Government Grants Accountant
“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
  • Case Manager – Scattered Site Housing
    Date:

    July 28, 2020

    Location:

    Harlem, NY

    Department:

    Scatter Site Housing

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for screening, assessing, counseling and linking homeless, formerly incarcerated clients with histories of mental illness, substance use and/or HIV/AIDS to needed transitional and permanent housing.

  • Compost Program Designer
    Date:

    July 02, 2020

    Location:

    Harlem, NY

    Department:

    Food and Nutrition

    Position Summary:

    The Fortune Society helps formerly incarcerated people re-enter life through education, employment services, housing and its food and nutrition program, Fortune Fresh. The Fortune Fresh program serves more than 60,000 meals per year to Fortune program participants. With food preparation comes the need to recover food waste. Fortune is looking for an Organics Recovery Specialist to design and launch an agency wide composting program including educational initiatives.

  • Account Manager (Job Developer)
    Date:

    June 17, 2020

    Location:

    Long Island City

    Department:

    Employment Services

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for the direct placement of jobseekers, working with the Career Advisors to review candidates’ resumes, provide job interview coaching, strategically place them based on skill set and overall ability, and provide post-placement follow-up services to determine job satisfaction; track and analyze each candidate’s interview/placement activity and develop new employment partners.

  • Case Manager- Freedom House
    Date:

    April 28, 2020

    Location:

    Harlem - New York, NY

    Department:

    Housing

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for screening and assessing new clients, providing case management, developing and documenting treatment plans and other client contact, coordinating with other housing staff, and completing referrals for supportive and clinical services as needed to internal and external services.

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