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 the 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 Manager (ECRSSA)

May 27th, 2020
Want to make a difference on the group and gun violence issues affecting our community? Want to help individuals returning to the community from incarceration? Be the next leader of the already successful Erie County Reentry Services & Support Alliance (ECRSSA).

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Peer Counselor (Summer Jam)

May 5th, 2020
The successful candidates for this full-time, temporary summer position will perform select workforce development services for the Erie County Summer Jobs and More Program.

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