Food for People

The Food Bank for Humboldt County
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Job Opportunities

Food for People is the official food bank for Humboldt County. As we grow, we are in search of dedicated, energetic and motivated individuals to join us in our mission to help fight hunger and improve the health and well-being of our community.
 
If you would like to apply for one of our positions and become part of our team, download the employment application and follow the instructions included in the job description of your interest.
 
JOB OPENINGS:

Pantry Network Coordinator: We are seeking a detail-oriented, analytical, motivated and outgoing individual with excellent interpersonal skills for the position of Pantry Network Coordinator. This position provides technical assistance and programmatic support to our countywide network of emergency food pantries, and provides training and monitoring on compliance with USDA guidelines, in addition to logistical planning for monthly food allocations to be trucked to the network from our warehouse. Please click here to view the complete job posting (including application instructions and qualifications), and click here to view the job description.

Communications & Events Coordinator: Food for People is seeking a motivated individual with excellent interpersonal, communication, and written skills for the position of Communications & Events Coordinator to provide support for our fundraising and marketing efforts. This multi-faceted position includes coordinating events and assisting with newsletters, social media, media outreach, and ongoing donor recruitment and stewardship. Please click here to view the complete job posting (including application instructions and qualifications), and click here to view the job description.

Warehouse Specialist: We are looking for someone to join our warehouse team, assisting with day-to-day logistical duties that include packing, loading, and delivering food orders to our countywide site partners. Candidates must be able to lift up to 50 lbs repetitively and be comfortable operating a forklift, pallet jacks, driving cargo vans, and driving a 20-foot box truck with lift gate. The person in this position must be able to work well independetly and as part of a team and be great at multitasking, staying organized, and tracking inventory accurately. Please click here to view the complete job posting (including application instructions and qualifications), and click here to view the job description.

Internships

Looking for our internship page? Click here for postings, information, and instructions specific to applying for an internship.

Volunteer Opportunities

If you would like to be a part of what we do at Food for People, please consider becoming a volunteer! We rely on a diverse pool of volunteers daily to provide support for each of our programs. If you are interested in sharing your time and talents with us, email our Volunteer Coordinator. We will do our best to find the best possible match for your skills and interests.