GECAC is here and ready to help. Together, we will get our community through this hard time. GECAC offices are closed to the public. The staff is serving clients via phone, email, and virtual. Go to our COVID-19 Guidance page for information on how to receive services.

Career Opportunities at GECAC

Join Our Team!

Throughout Erie County, we are looking for people who are excited by our vision to work toward a better future for our community by stabilizing households and promoting self-sufficiency. GECAC is committed to fostering a caring environment and creating a culture that makes GECAC a desirable place to work.

What We're About

GECAC is the largest anti-poverty organization in Erie County. With a budget of approximately $20 million and more than 150 staff, we help people and change lives on a daily basis. GECAC helps people throughout Erie County break the cycle of poverty, be self-sufficient and achieve financial independence. We're looking for great people who share our passion and want to be part of our team!

Employment Benefits

  • 401(k) Plan (with company match)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Direct Deposit
  • Family and Medical Leave 
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (pretax medical with a carryover)
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Health Reimbursement Account 
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Payroll Deduction                       
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Vision Insurance

 We understand that there is more to life than work…we want you to make the most of it.

  • Annual Vacation Leave
  • Casual Fridays
  • Education/Career Development
  • Employee Activities Association
  • Employee Assistance Fund (a crisis/emergency fund for employees funded by employees)
  • Employee Christmas Party
  • Employee Picnic
  • Funeral Leave  
  • Length of Service Awards    
  • Paid Holidays  
  • Personal Leave                       
  • Sick Leave
  • Tax Return Assistance
  • Walking Club           

Current Openings

Program Secretary, Adult Protective Services

August 7th, 2020
Applications are being accepted for a Program Secretary position in the Older Adult Protective Services Program. The position must monitor and maintain the client records and files in Central Records and completer other clerical duties as directed by Supervisor

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Caseworker, Adult Protective Services

August 7th, 2020
Protective Services Caseworkers' duties may include: taking reports for crisis intervention; providing direct services to clients who are at risk or in an emergency situation; periodically reassessing care plans; providing general counseling; and making referrals

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Adult Basic Education Instructor

July 27th, 2020
Provides direct assessment, instruction & case management services to students seeking adult basic educational services & educational career pathways to employment.

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