Food for People

The Food Bank for Humboldt County

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.
Truck / Van Driver- We are seeking someone with proven experience and proficiency operating large trucks with airbrakes for a position as a full time driver to (1) utilize our cargo vans to pick up and track daily donations of food from wholesale and retail stores, schools, hospitals, etc. according to a prescribed route, and (2) to utilize our 14-foot Kenworth bobtail truck one week out of each month to deliver pallets of food from our warehouse to our network of pantries and congregate meal sites throughout Humboldt County. This role requires excellent interpersonal communication skills and professionalism with donors and partner pantry sites in the community while representing the food bank. Additional requirements include ability to lift 50 lbs repetitively, a valid CA driver's license, and an excellend driving record. Class A or B license and forklift experience are preferred. Please click here to view the full job posting, and click here to view the job description.
Finance Director- We are seeking a highly motivated professional with senior level accounting experience, preferably a CPA, to fill a part-time position as Finance Director. The position averages 8-15 hours per week. The individual hired will work closely with the Executive Director, full-time Bookkeeper/Business Resources Manager, and the Board of Directors. Experience working with state, federal, and county contracts is required. Please click here to view the full job posting, and click here to view the job description.
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.