We are a rare all-volunteer organization! Here you will get to work with some of the most talented and amazing volunteers working in the world today!
At Job One for Humanity (and Universe Spirit,) it is considered a privilege to serve the collective well-being and survival of humanity. Being selected to join our all-volunteer team is also an honor. We attract the best, brightest, and most dedicated individuals who have either done well in their lives or currently otherwise have the free time to volunteer.
You will make a real difference in helping to slow and lessen the worst consequences of our global warming extinction emergency and help slow the collapsing consequences of many of these 11 other critical global challenges.
Below are some of the opportunities for you to play a vital role in the future of humanity. You can work entirely online or in your local area, or if you are local to the San Francisco bay area, you can join us at our main office. Please also note that if any volunteer chooses, they can also volunteer to support the work at our cutting edge and evolutionary sister website (UniverseSpirit.org).
And finally, we do have a realistic plan for a safe and sustainable future that will work. We now need your volunteering time and expertise for one of our many many projects (like co-creating new "survive and thrive" eco-communities or, to help execute the Job One for Humanity Plan to manage the global warming extinction emergency.
Your Next Steps to Become a Volunteer:
1. Look over the volunteer openings below.
2. Look over the special volunteer projects on this page.
3. Unless otherwise specified in the listing, contact us at [email protected] and include any special project or administrative area for which you are interested in volunteering!
4. Provide where applicable, information on your skills and experience for that area.
Our Volunteer Openings
If you do not see a position below that you would like to volunteer for, please let us know how you would describe that position. We always can find volunteer projects for willing and skilled hands.
New Positions as of 2.4.21:
Generation X, Y, and Z Podcasters:
We need individuals from generations X, Y, and Z to create podcasts in different languages that simplify the information and messages found on our websites for their generation! You should be skilled in creating and editing podcasts and understand the urgency of getting our message out to the younger generations before it is too late.
You should also be self-organizing and work well without management. If you speak another language other than English, that is also a plus.
Volunteer Manager for All Job One and Universe Spirit Projects
This is a special position that will require an individual of exceptional qualities who will help us inspire, train and manage the individuals volunteering at our organization. You will partner with other volunteers around the world using state-of-the-art networking tools like Bluejeans.com video conferencing tools, Basecamp project management, and the Nationbuilder.com community-building platform. These tools will allow each volunteer and group to coordinate meetups, events, and actions in their local area at a very sophisticated level.
Needless to say, you will need to have excellent computer skills, motivational, collaborative, and coordination skills. If you're looking for an exciting volunteer position where you can make a difference in what many are acknowledging as the most important mission on the planet right now, please let us know as soon as possible. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
Social Media Coordinator
Are you good with most kinds of social media? We are looking for additional social media volunteers in this area to help create and manage our social media message. Volunteers will need to have excellent online computer skills. Please provide any information about your social media skill sets and previous experience in this area that would be helpful.
Deputy Project Director for our newest project: Creating survive and thrive eco-communities all over the world
These eco-communities will have a new system of personalized democratic management. They will also have new fair exchange driven economic models. We hope that someday these new economic, political, and social models that we will be creating will become a new, better model for the post-emergency, post-collapse future worldwide.
These communities are also designed to be a place for the best of appropriate modern technology, sustainable gardens and farms, (an agrihood) net-zero energy construction, a focus on ongoing personal growth and education, off-the-grid independence, green energy generation, complete recycling, environmentally sensitive policies.
They are places where humanists, individuals who value rationality and science, and individuals with progressive spiritual practices will feel comfortable.
We need exceptional new community project managers for every aspect of finishing the final model, creating the first new community, and for promoting this new working model worldwide.
As a deputy project manager, you will work directly with the new Eco Communities Project Director and many other amazing volunteers to help create these new communities. This individual will have excellent project management and computer skills, as well as excellent motivational, collaborative, and coordination skills.
You can become a part of the Universe community right where you live now, virtually or physically or, you can become part of the new communities being established in areas safer from global warming and the other coming global crises. The latest and most complete information, qualifications, launch dates, and locations for the four types of new Universe Communities is found in the Member's Section of our website in the About the Universe Community link.
This is our highest priority volunteer position that will require an individual of exceptional qualities who will help us inspire, train and manage the individuals volunteering at our organization in the new communities project. You will partner with other volunteers and groups around the world using state-of-the-art networking tools like Bluejeans.com video conferencing tools, Basecamp project management, and the Nationbuilder.com community-building platform. These tools will allow each volunteer and volunteer group to coordinate meetups, events, and actions in their local area at a very sophisticated level.
Needless to say, you will need to have excellent computer skills, motivational, collaborative, and coordination skills. If you're looking for an exciting senior volunteer position where you can make a difference in what many are acknowledging as the most important mission on the planet right now, please let us know as soon as possible. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
If you want to help co-create these new eco-communities as the deputy project director, email [email protected] and put "New Eco-Community" in the subject line.
(A full description of these new eco-communities is found in our Members website section.)
Job One for Humanity Deputy Executive Director
Help the executive director of Job one manage the nonprofit organization and achieve its mission. This position includes assisting in the management, administration, and personnel issues. Proven experience in organizational leadership, administration, and personnel issues essential. Previous nonprofit experience helpful but not necessary. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
Job One Plan Project Manager for All Other Ongoing Job One Projects
Help us focus on and execute the key action steps of the Job One for Humanity Plan at a local, regional or global level. This individual will work with staff, volunteer managers, and our partners to facilitate and coordinate the execution of the key action steps of the Job One for Humanity Plan that they are most interested in or qualified to work on at local, regional, and/or global levels. This individual will have excellent project management and computer skills, as well as excellent motivational, collaborative, and coordination skills.
This individual will have access to our Bluejeans.com video conferencing tools for working with up to a hundred people at a time, as well as other state-of-the-art collaboration tools. Proven past experience in project management and project execution essential. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
In this position, you will join a partnership of engaged professionals working to educate and organize people internationally and locally to make profound changes in curbing the threat of climate destabilization. Your experience working with this team on online appeals, with major donors, and in donor development projects will be welcome.
Marketing Team Member
Your marketing expertise will be put to good use to help in furthering our mission to promote ambitious global warming awareness and solutions, using our new comprehensive plan to end global warming.
Online Administrative and Website Support
Are you good with a state-of-the-art website, email, and mail list administration? We are looking for additional volunteers in this area to help the existing administrator manage and handle our rapid growth. Volunteers will need to have excellent online computer skills. Familiarity with the backend of Nationbuilder is a real plus, but not essential if you have worked on other website backend administrative panels. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
Your expertise will be well used in helping to create short, podcasts, YouTube videos, and animations to further our mission to promote ambitious global warming awareness and solutions, using our new comprehensive plan to end global warming.
Computer Science Specialist to help us evaluate, find, or create the best volunteer labor tracking software. We want to find or make the best barter/time tracking software so that volunteers and members without adequate finances can trade/barter their volunteering services with other better-financed community volunteers and members in the new Universe eco-communities. They could also use this barter/trades software for community housing, health, and other Universe eco-community services.
Structured Discussion Forum Developer
We have a unique Job One for Humanity volunteering position open for a special individual. You will work directly with an MIT graduate who has successful managed high tech departments and has successfully developed high tech medical equipment. The forum developer position is described below. If you are interested contact us at [email protected] and put Structured Discussion Forum Developer in the subject line so that it is routed to the proper team member.
We are looking for volunteers with strong abilities in online forum design to form a team to develop a revolutionary new type of FORUM. Team members will have DIRECT experience installing and customizing the Open Source MyBB software at the version 1.8 level.
The reason volunteers will be interested in this effort is that this new FORUM will be designed to introduce a PARADIGM shift in online communications called “STRUCTURED DISCUSSION”.
Since MyBB software itself is developed through a volunteer effort, MyBB product developers are especially WELCOME! This program is a natural extension of past efforts in world-changing applications.
This effort will consist of the following steps:
1. Become familiar with the basic principles and values of the Universe Spirit community.
2. Become familiar with the basic principles and social need for Structured Discussion.
3. Review prototypes of a Structured Forum.
4. Create a basic specification document of the forum that describes its key functions.
5. Review the available MyBB templates and determine the “best fit” template to start from.
6. Install the baseline program at a host site.
7. Install the chosen template.
8. Define the basic permission structure; create the administrator's permission tracking doc.
9. Install the permissions.
10. Create default page templates; create a page template description doc.
11. Run alpha tests.
12. Run beta tests with external participants.
13. Starting with an existing MyBB administrator's manual, update the manual to address its new features.
Information Researcher Gatherer
We are looking for your research abilities to help develop information that our members can use.
Our celebrity coordinator will be working with celebrities and their staff to forward the steps of the Job One for Humanity Plan. This individual should have excellent public relations and communication skills. Past experience in dealing with opinion leaders and/or celebrities a plus. Please also provide any information about your skill sets and previous experience that would be helpful.
We are looking for your expertise in evaluating and initiating with our staff, partnership opportunities with compatible organizations to further our mission to end global warming. Particular focus will be on collaborations in the execution of the action steps of our comprehensive Job One for Humanity Plan to end global warming.
If you have not already done so, signup to volunteer here.