Are you our Next Chief Executive officer? Rural Resources Community Action is hiring!

Rural Resources Community Action

We believe…

  • in the potential of those we serve
  • in the compassion of our community
  • in the power of working together to improve the lives of neighbors, friends and families in Northeast Washington

Rural Resources Community Action was founded in 1965 by a group of local citizens concerned about their neighbors in need. We are part of a nationwide network of more than 1,000 Community Action Agencies who are a primary source of direct support for the more than 37 million people who live in poverty in the United States

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

The CEO is the key management leader of Rural Resources Community Action. The CEO is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization in order to have consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. Other essential duties include donor development/fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Governing Board of Directors.

Want to learn more about what makes this job and this community awesome? Read on!

Upgrade your job and your lifestyle

Small Town Simplicity

Living in a small town means leaving behind the stress of the big city. You know your mail carrier, the grocery store clerks remember you. You can shop small and local.

Find your next adventure in Northeast Washington, where instead of stress, you'll experience a life well-lived. Here you'll find the perfect base camp to launch an epic hike or world-class fishing trip, play 27 holes of golf or ski down some of the best powder in the northwest. With hundreds of miles of trails waiting for you, you're sure to find the perfect path into the back country. This is what real life feels like.

Video courtesy Tri County Economic Development District

Ski, snowboard and snowshoe at local resorts

Tap into the ample sunshine to grow your own food

Enjoy lakes, rivers and recreation areas

Shop in quaint, small towns

Backpack and explore the wilderness

Take a walk on one of the many trails

Spokane: Little Big Town

Spokane really is near nature and near perfect. It's a little town with the big city amenities. Enjoy restaurants, spas, shopping, the arts and more. Plus, the airport is user-friendly with inexpensive parking. And it's only 1.5 hours from Colville.

Seattle: a Short Flight Away

When you have a hankering for a big city adventure, 50 minute direct flights leave the Spokane airport multiple times a day.

Live Where You Play

Northeastern Washington is brimming with exciting outdoor activities. You don't have to plan a trip anywhere to gain access to the great outdoors. Enjoy lakes, rivers, fishing, hunting, hiking, snowshoeing, backpacking and so much more.

Redefine Your Commute

Most Americans spend hours a day stuck in traffic. In our neck of the woods, you won't have this problem. Spend your work commute admiring the scenery instead of staring at brake lights. Or find a home right here in Colville and walk/bike to work.

Make Your Money Go Further

Speaking of homes, housing here is incredibly affordable. Cost of living in our area is low, which means you can spend your time and money on things that matter.

Ready to Apply?

Application Process

If you are interested in applying for a job opening at Rural Resources Community Action, please follow these steps:

  1. Fully complete our Application for Employment.
  2. Send an email to careers@ruralresources.org with the completed application and your resume.
  3. In the subject line of the email, insert the title of the position for which you are applying.

Submitted applications and resumes will be reviewed and if the necessary educational and experience requirements are met, will be forwarded to the hiring manager.

Note: Candidates may not be considered if the application is not completed in full and/or a resume is not provided. All positions are open until filled.


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