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A Few Words from Our CEO

LOGO: Career opportunities in the Migrant Health FieldAs CEO for Migrant Clinicians Network, I want to thank you for considering working with us as we pursue our vital mission to ensure justice in the healthcare for the mobile poor.

Based out of Austin, Texas, we’re an innovative and fast-paced organization with a tremendously committed staff. We also have smaller satellite sites in California, Washington state, Maryland, Pennsylvania and the Texas/Mexico border region. As a small nonprofit, our staff members are typically responsible for a variety tasks. As such, working for MCN provides excellent learning opportunities and possibilities for career advancement.

People that find the most success working with us are usually aligned with our organizational values of personal responsibility, teamwork, excellence, innovation, and our mission. For us, these values aren’t just buzz words – we live them every day in our actions, conversations, and relationships.

Below you’ll see a brief description of some of the jobs that we typically hire for. If you’d like to know more, please send us an email and inquire about current opportunities.

Best Regards,

Karen Mountain
CEO

Profile on Fall 2011 intern: Rigo Zevada

Rigo ZevadaMCN is very fortunate to benefit from the enthuasism and energy of interns who typically spend a semester working with us.  This semester we have been pleased to welcome Rigo to the Austin office of MCN.  As an intern with MCN, Rigo worked with the Health Network program to contact clinics in different states within Mexico.   Rigo’s contact with these clinics is an important first step in establishing good relationships with tuberculosis programs in Mexico.   In addition, Rigo worked with Adrian Velasquez to help organize data for the Hombres Unidos program.

Rigo is currently pursuing a degree in Human Growth and Development and Family Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin. His goal is to go to a Physician's Assistant school in Texas in the fall of 2012.

Rigo says that what he enjoyed most about working at MCN was the friendly and welcoming staff. He also enjoyed helping people and the process of trying to find the people in charge of programs in Mexico to make lasting connections that will help MCN grow.  Through his work with MCN he also feels like he increased his knowledge of migration and health, particularly in the areas of tuberculosis and diabetes.

MCN is fortunate to have worked with Rigo and wishes him all the best as he moves toward his goal to work in health care.

If you are interested in an internship opportunity, please contact Adrian Velasquez at avelasquez@migrantclinician.com

Ongoing Career Opportunities:

MCN Staff 2009 MCN will accept resumes for our files. As job opportunities become available, we review active resumes for skills and qualifications that correspond to the job's requirements.

We do also consider individuals for internship placements on a case-by-case basis. If you are interested in an internship with MCN please send your resume and a letter of interest to the contact information below.

We typically hire for positions in these four job areas:

  1. Administrative Associates
    Perform general administrative support to MCN staff and Board of Directors.
  2. Program Managers
    Coordinate activities within one of our four programmatic areas:
    1. Environmental and Occupational Health
    2. Family Violence
    3. Health Network
    4. Immunization
  3. Program Interns
    Our interns are typically brought in for a specific time period to support the work of one our program areaa.
  4. Health Network Associates
    Conduct phone based follow-up and bridge case management for the MCN Health Network projects: TBNet (tuberculosis), Track II (diabetes), CAN-track (breast, cervical and colon cancers), and Prenatal.

Drop us an email or letter if you’d like to know more about current job opportunities.

If you are interested in applying for an internship, please view our Intern Forum for helpful resources and information on how to apply.

MCN Career Opportunities/Internships
PO Box 164285
Austin, TX 78716