Apprenticeship Program Manager

Job Type

Full Time




399 Fairview Avenue North
United States


Apprenticeship Program Manager - We offer competitive pay, great benefits, and a chance to make a difference.

The Company: FareStart’s restaurants, cafes, and catering services provide opportunities for our students, apprentices, and employees to work side by side creating great food and better lives.

The Job: Apprenticeship Program Manager is responsible for meeting strategic organizational goals for apprentice skill development and wage progression. This position collaborates with Operations to ensure apprentice program enhances overall operations.

The Duties:

  • Support skill mastery, wage progression, and job placement of apprentices
  • Manage intake process of apprentices
  • Manage apprentices’ progress through assigned work stations, classroom instruction and career coaching
  • Manage budget.
  • Supervise and develop staff of five
  • Support community and business partnerships to ensure job placement
  • Participate in Employer Advisory Council

The Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in human services, hospitality or business administration required
  • Minimum 3 - 5 years' experience in non-profit management / program leadership
  • Experience in food service management / leadership preferred
  • Minimum one year supervisory experience
  • Track record of balancing diverse needs and priorities of various departments
  • Development experience with disadvantaged men, women, or youth preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven relationship management skills
  • Coaching style reflecting compassion, wisdom and integrity
  • Ability to collaborate with internal and external partners
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and databases

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Paid time-off (3 weeks first year of employment) and paid holidays
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Health, disability, and life insurance
  • Free ORCA pass
  • Shift meal 

The Location: Houdini North Building, 399 Fairview Ave N, Seattle WA 98109.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Great team
  • Great benefits
  • Growing organization
  • Rewarding work

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FareStart is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement