Project Manager I



Start Date


Time Commitment

A few hours per week


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Los Angeles
United States


Job Summary

Project Coordinator I assists the Director of Projects with bringing in and evaluating new projects and general project coordination. This role comes with a willingness to step in when things need to get done and wearing a lot of hats. You should have an ability to manage multiple projects at the same time, and enjoy working with people.


  • Having an understanding of project goals, scope of work and how the project fits with OACLAs mission
  • Being aware of project schedules, deadlines, and needs/manpower requirements
  • Providing guidance for project documentation
  • Providing project updates to Director of Projects
  • Working with Director of Projects to ensure distribution of resources
  • Being available to those proposing new projects, and provide feedback
  • Working with Director of Projects to ensure proper distribution of resources throughout projects; volunteers, finance, communications, and records.
  • Being available to those proposing new projects, and providing information regarding procedures, potential resources, reviewing the project proposal and providing feedback.


  • AA degree or equivalent experience; BA preferred
  • Past experience as a volunteer preferred
  • Past experience organizing people
  • Familiarity with Slack, Google Docs a bonus
  • Conscientious self-starter able to co-ordinate projects with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge and/or enthusiasm for architecture and design
  • Enthusiasm for working in the social impact space
  • Enthusiasm for working with communities



How To Apply

Email resume and cover letter in PDF format to

Please use: [Project Coordinator I Volunteer Application] in email subject line.