What this job is about
Doing something good for your community: Awesome. Doing something good for your community and actually getting paid for it as your career: Awesomer. As a community service worker, you'll collaborate with any number of community programs, from after-school tutoring to medical programs and community events. As a community service worker, you need to be able to connect with members of your community as you utilize your social perception and get your services to the widest audience possible. Working with budget and time constraints can be frustrating, but it's a rewarding career that lets you flex your compassion muscles while doing good and affecting change where you live.