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Program Assistant – Workforce

Location: Des Moines, IA

The Program Assistant role provides administrative support to staff members of the National Farmworker Jobs Program by conducting data entry, assisting with grant proposals and planning of program events, maintaining and monitoring databases, coordinating travel, along with other administrative duties.

Qualified Candidates Should Have:

  • High School Diploma or GED; 2 years of college preferred
  • Experience working in an administrative support role is preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, event management experience, and a proven ability to work with people in a professional manner.
  • Value honesty and integrity along with a willingness to learn.
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, and minimum car insurance as required by state law.

If you are interested in helping us further our mission and meet the expressed qualifications, please submit your cover letter and Carla Beste at

Proteus is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time