Franklin/Grand Isle Community Action

Community Services Worker / Home Energy Assistance

 Franklin Grand Isle Community Action – St. Albans


 Franklin Grand Isle Community Action, a program of the Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, Inc., has an opening for a Community Services Worker /Home Energy Assistance (CSW) position.  The CSW will provide advocacy, forms assistance, emergency home energy assistance and/or direct services to households in crisis in the Champlain Valley, with an emphasis on Franklin and Grand Isle counties.  This includes the determination of eligibility for LIHEAP Crisis Fuel Assistance, WARMTH, and other available funding sources.  The CSW will maintain a working knowledge of available local, state and federal resources and refer households as appropriate regarding fuel assistance and other related services.  Please view our job description:   CSW / Crisis Fuel


Successful applicants will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, bilingual abilities are a plus; skills in documentation and record-keeping; proficiency in Microsoft Word, e-mail and internet; exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail; and must demonstrate physical ability to carry out required tasks.  A commitment to social justice and to working with families with limited financial resources is necessary. 


We are seeking individuals interested in seasonal work on a part-time 20 hours/week basis.   Please submit your resume and cover letter by email to:   No phone calls, please. 




CVOEO addresses fundamental issues of economic, social, and racial justice and works with people to achieve economic independence.


Serving more than 10,000 households annually,
impacting the lives of over 23,000 individuals