Careers

Help make a difference in rural communities across the West. Apply today!

Our board and staff are committed to provide training, technical assistance, financial resources and advocacy to help rural communities throughout the West achieve their goals and visions.  We work in diverse and low-income communities to increase access to affordable housing and safe drinking water, promote economic opportunity and job creation, and provide financing for community and economic development projects.

At RCAC most program staff have the opportunity to travel, work in a flexible environment and define and develop their own work plans to achieve community driven outcomes. Though our staff works in 13 western states, we celebrate teamwork with open door access to peers and senior leadership. We offer competitive salaries, benefits including retirement and help with student loans, and offer growth and advancement opportunities within the organization. We have a keen interest and desire for our staff composition to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.

Check out our open positions below and feel free to contact Rachel Mulligan at rmulligan@rcac.org, or (916) 447-9832 ext. 1054. Our application process is mobile friendly!

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Community & Environmental Services

Rural Development Specialist – Environmental (Southern CA)

Technical, managerial, financial support for water and wastewater systems (starting salary: $55,536-$64,572)

Do you have water or wastewater expertise? Do you have a passion for rural communities and enjoy working with people? Do you want a career where no two days are exactly the same? Check out the job description and apply today!

Rural Development Specialist – Environmental (Hawaii)

Technical, managerial, financial support for water and wastewater systems (starting salary: $55,536-$64,572)

Do you have water or wastewater expertise? Do you like variety? Put your skills to work in rural communities across six islands as a Rural Development Specialist. Experience in water operation and treatment is preferred for this position. Check out the job description and apply today!

Rural Development Specialist – Environmental (Albuquerque, NM)

Technical, managerial, financial support for water and wastewater systems (starting salary: $55,536 – $64,572)

Do you have water or wastewater expertise? Do you have a passion for rural communities and enjoy working with people? Do you want a career where no two days are exactly the same? Click here to view the full job description for this position.

Rural Development Specialist – Environmental (Phoenix, AZ)

Technical, managerial, financial support for water and wastewater systems (starting salary range: $55,536 – $64,572)

Do you have water or wastewater expertise? Do you have a passion for rural communities and enjoy working with people? Do you want a career where no two days are exactly the same? Click here to view the full job description.

Rural Development Specialist – Environmental (Agua4All)

Community outreach, project and grant management, budgets (starting salary range: $55,536 – $64,572)

Are you driven to do work that makes a difference in the world? Are you organized, collaborative and results-oriented? Do you like working with community groups? Click here to view the full job description.

Housing

Rural Development Specialist – Housing (AZ or WA)

Planning, training, assessments, outreach and networking (starting salary: $55,536-$64,572)

Do you have housing, project management and community development skills? Do you want a job that provides plenty of opportunities to learn and grow? Work with our team and help increase affordable housing in rural communities across the West. Check out the job description here!

Communications, Development & Events

Fund Developer

Grant proposal development, research, fund raising (starting salary range: $55,536 to $64,572)

Are you a results-oriented fund development professional with an eye for details? Join our team and put your skills to work helping rural communities achieve their goals! Click here to view the full job description.

Loan Fund

Loan Administration Manager

Loan Origination, Loan Closing (starting salary range: $75,648 – $86,360)

Put your lending expertise and management skills to work to help rural communities thrive! We have an opening for a loan administration manager that could be a great fit for you. Click here to view the full job description.

Senior Loan Officer

Loan underwriting and origination, loan servicing, outreach (starting salary range: $80,000 to $95,000)

Are you looking for a career that makes a difference in others’ lives? Do you believe in creating vibrant rural communities? Put your loan underwriting and administration skills to use as a Senior Loan Officer! Click here to view the full job description.

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RCAC is an equal opportunity employer and considers all employees and job applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status, or any other status protected by the law. RCAC strives to reflect the diverse constituencies that the organization serves.

Mailing address

RCAC: Attn: Human Resources, 3120 Freeboard Dr., Ste. 201, West Sacramento, CA 95691