Community Action Employment Application

You may obtain an Employment Application below in Word or PDF format. Each position you apply for must have a separate application packet, which includes all requested application materials. Applications received incomplete, missing the requested materials, or after 5:00 pm on the day of closing will not be considered for a position. For more information, or to request a paper copy of an announcement and/or Employment Application, contact the Community Action Agency office at 2475 Center St. NE Salem, OR 97301 or by phone at (503) 585-6232.

Employment Application (Word) 

Employment Application (PDF)  

We DO NOT accept faxed copies of applications. You may, however, e-mail your application, plus any requested documents, to We must receive your emailed application by 5:00 pm on the date the position closes.* If you email your application, we will obtain your signature at time of interview, if selected. Applications sent by the US Postal Service must be received at Community Action by 5:00 pm on the date the position closes; applications post-marked on the deadline date will not be accepted.

Qualified applicants must be currently eligible to work in the United States. Applicants will be required to undergo a criminal background check and pre-employment drug test upon the acceptance of a verbal job offer. Head Start employees will be required to register with the Office of Child Care’s Central Background Registry. Click here to register on-line.

*PLEASE NOTE: The date and time stamp for emailed applications will be the date and time stamp on the email received at Community Action, which may differ from the date and time stamp on your sent email. Community Action Agency is not liable for delays due to server connection issues or any other causes that may delay your email.



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