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Employment Opportunities

The Women’s Center is an Equal Opportunity employer and service provider operating under an Affirmative Action and Civil Rights Plan.

To apply for a position, please send resume and salary requirements to:

The Women’s Center
Attn: Human Resources Director
505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Or email your resume and salary requirements.


Domestic Violence Counselor

  • Position: Full-time, some evenings and rotating weekends required.
  • Summary:  The primary responsibility of this position is to provide trauma processing and supportive services while serving as an advocate to adult victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse and assault.

Domestic Violence Counselor – Shelter

  • Position: Full -time, Sun thru Thurs, 1:30 pm – 10:00 pm; some weekends required.
  • Summary: The primary responsibility of this position is to provide counseling and supportive services and serve as an advocate to adult victims of domestic violence residing in the emergency shelter.

Shelter Support Staff 

  • Position: No set hours; this is an on-call position to fill-in vacant shifts. All three shifts and weekends are needed.
  • Summary: To ensure smooth operation of the shelter, while providing for the needs of the clients and performing the duties relative to the shift. Support staff are expected to provide on-call coverage of the 24-Hour Hotline and shelter. This position includes advocacy and support to clients.

The Women’s Center is proud to be part of the Housing Action Coalition (HAC) of Waukesha County, a consortium addressing homelessness in our county. HAC is now hiring for a Program Coordinator, and application details are included in the posting below.

Program Coordinator

  • Position: 40 hours/week
  • Summary: To provide administrative support for the HAC Administrative Board that represents the Waukesha County region to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The HAC Program Coordinator will be responsible for acting as a liaison between the HAC Board, coalition members and other community stakeholders.

To apply for this position, please send resume and salary requirements to:

The Women’s Center
Attn: Angela Mancuso
505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Or email your resume and salary requirements.


Internship Opportunities
To apply for an internship, a resume should be sent along with a Volunteer Application to:

The Women’s Center
Attn: Volunteer Coordinator & Trainer
505 N. East Ave.
Waukesha, WI  53186
Or email your resume and volunteer application.

Summary: Undergraduate internships are offered year round. They are designed for students who are interested in learning about the full scope of our agency and include duties such as donation sorting, client childcare, front desk support, and clerical/administrative tasks.
Please note: We do not offer master level internships.