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You can be a part of the local humanitarian response to a global refugee crisis. KRM operates out of Louisville, Lexington, and Northern Kentucky.

In total, KRM has a staff of 70 full- and part-time employees, with approximately 50 staff members in Louisville and 20 staff members in Lexington. Refugees resettled through KRM receive ongoing assistance as they create new homes in Kentucky. Learn more about KRM and our services. All applicants are encouraged to review the website and read the Frequently Asked Questions.

KRM offers employees:

  • A fast-paced, team-oriented work environment
  • Comprehensive benefits, as eligible
  • Daily opportunities to engage with and learn from colleagues and refugee clients from all over the world
  • Opportunities to use your multilingual skills with clients and community partners
  • The chance to work as part of Kentucky’s local, humanitarian response to the global refugee crisis

KRM is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.

Each open position will have a detailed job description with application instructions included. Please see below for any current openings.



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Immigration Attorney (full-time)

The Immigration Legal Services office handles a variety of immigration cases including, and not limited to: family based immigrant visa petitions, consular processing, naturalization, refugee based adjustment of status cases, Cuban Adjustment Act (“CAA”) cases, Employment Authorization Documents (“EAD”), marriage based adjustment of status cases, representation in removal proceedings, affirmative as well as defensive asylum applications, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status cases, U visas, VAWA cases, and other immigration legal matters with a focus on humanitarian cases.

Review the job description and email a resume, letter of interest, and legal writing sample to John Koehlinger, Executive Director, copying Sarah Mills. The position has an application deadline of March 31 and a desired start date of middle to late May 2020.

Donations Coordinator (30 hours/week)

The Donations Coordinator oversees the provision of furniture and household items to refugee individuals and families resettled by KRM. The primary responsibility of the Donations Coordinator is to secure donations of furniture and home goods, and to ensure all items are distributed to new KRM clients in a timely fashion.

Review the job description and email a resume and cover letter to John Koehlinger, Executive Director, by Thursday, March 5.


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There are currently no available opportunities posted.




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