Helping People. Changing Lives.

CAC is looking for employees who are passionate about helping people and giving what it takes to make a lasting impact in their lives.

Knox County CAC employee working at her desk
Knox County Community Action Committee presentation on composting and food waste

CAC provides full time employees with excellent benefits to include:

  • employer paid health insurance
  • life insurance
  • contribution to pension plan
  • co-pay dental
  • vacation and sick leave days with generous holidays

Open Positions

O’Connor Center–Senior Manager

CAC’s Office on Aging seeks an immediate full-time Program Manager for the John T. O’Connor Center, a busy activity center for independent adults 50 and older.  Must possess a range of administrative and programmatic skills and be willing to work in a highly visible...

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Mobile Meals Kitchen–Operations Associate II

KNOXVILLE-KNOX COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION COMMITTEE SEEKS MOBILE MEALS KITCHEN OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE II  Reliable, hardworking individual needed at the CAC Mobile Meals Kitchen to perform all aspects of food service, including assisting in the preparation of food, traying...

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Client Services Specialist – West Neighborhood Center

A front-line customer service position requiring a variety of skills including reception, information and referral, familiarity with community resources, intake and assessment, and data entry. Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or...

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Western Heights Education Specialist

CAC has an immediate opening for a full-time Education Specialist who will work to ensure that all children and youth living in Western Heights, ages 0-18, have access to a cradle to career continuum of education supports that will improve their academic, social and...

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Western Heights Case Manager

A front-line case management position working with residents in the Western Heights community to develop comprehensive strategies for achieving self-sufficiency. Conduct interviews and provide counseling; refer clients to other community agencies for support services...

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Chief Program Officer

CAC seeks a Chief Program Officer (CPO) to oversee program operations and assist the Executive Director (CEO) in the administration of planning, operating, and public relations of the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee. The CPO reports to the Executive...

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Chief Financial Officer

CAC seeks a Chief Financial Officer to oversee and direct overall agency accounting, financial auditing, reporting, and budgeting. This position is under the general direction of the Executive Director (CEO) and serves as financial advisor to the CEO, Board of...

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Volunteer Assisted Transportation – Program Specialist

A front-line customer service position providing fleet sanitation, ensuring vehicles are maintained, answering consumer calls, and serving as a back-up driver. Qualifications: Reliable transportation (mileage reimbursed) and a good driving record is a must. Department...

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Mobile Meals Kitchen Vehicle Operator

Summary: Reliable, caring person needed to work part-time (32 hours per week) for the Mobile Meals Kitchen as a Mobile Meals Vehicle Operator. Must be able to transport meals to homebound seniors, people with disabilities, and children. Must be able to transport...

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Apply Online

Email your resume and CAC job application to cachr@knoxcac.org or apply using our online form.

Note: Emailed resumes sent as attachments must be provided in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Apply by Fax

Fax your resume or completed CAC Job Application to CAC Personnel at (865) 546-0832.

Apply by Mail

Mail your resume or completed CAC job application to the Knoxville-Knox County Community Action Committee / P.O. Box 51650 / Knoxville, TN 37950-1650.

Apply in Person

Visit the CAC Central Office reception area of the Ross Building to review our job book, complete an application, and/or submit your resume.


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