Just-A-Start is a community development corporation dedicated to building the housing security and economic stability of low- to moderate-income people in Cambridge and nearby communities. Through innovative, comprehensive and integrated programs, Just-A-Start provides and preserves affordable housing, offers education and workforce training for youth and adults, and builds community engagement.

JAS strongly believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity, and does not permit unlawful discrimination against its employees or applicants because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, citizenship status, veteran status or military obligations or any other legally protected characteristics under applicable state or federal laws. We believe that diversity of employees at all levels makes us a stronger agency that can make a more meaningful contribution to our communities, and we strive to succeed in this regard.

Career Opportunities

Just-A-Start Corporation is looking for a part-time HR Manager (20-25 hours per week) responsible for managing all aspects of the human resources function including but not limited to: employee relations, compliance, policies and procedures, compensation administration, benefits administration, performance management, recruitment and retention, diversity and inclusion and overall HR best ...
Just-A-Start Corporation (JAS) is looking for an Academic Services Manager is responsible for ensuring the academic success of students in our innovative and growing Biomedical and Information Technology Careers Programs by developing and overseeing systems for teacher and student support. Key Responsibilities Support student academic success by building relationships, ...
Just-A-Start Corporation (JAS) is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our Real Estate team. Over the past five years, JAS has completed $150 million in affordable housing development projects, and has a pipeline that includes five major new projects (with approximately 250 new apartments and condos), including affordable rental, homeownership, and mixed use developments. JAS’s ...