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Food Access Coordinator

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Catholic Charities of Yolo-Solano, Inc.


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Published 13 days ago

February 1, 2021
January 20, 2021
$17-$19 an hour, 35 hours a week

POSITION SUMMARY

Catholic Charities Yolo-Solano (CCYS) is seeking a full time Food Access Coordinator for its Vallejo office. This position supports CCYS’s mission by providing food to fulfill our clients’ basic needs and finding other solutions that can guide them toward food security. 

ORGANIZATIONAL SUMMARY

Charities of Yolo-Solano (CCYS) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization serving the people of Yolo and Solano Counties. The agency is organized exclusively for charitable purposes to serve the poor, the elderly, the needy, the oppressed, the vulnerable, the immigrant and those in spiritual or material need.

Inspired by the rich tradition of the Seven Principles of Catholic Social Teaching, with a special commitment or “option to serve the poor", we work for a just, compassionate society that supports the dignity of all individuals and families, reduces the causes and results of poverty, and strives to build healthy communities through social service programs. Catholic Charities of Yolo-Solano provides services without regard to race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical disability, marital status, national origin, or age.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Core Duties

●       Food Pantry Coordination

○       Oversee day to day operation of CCYS Food Pantry

○       Coordinate pick-up, drop-off, and/or delivery of donated food from various sources

○       Monitor food pantry inventory: keep shelves stocked, order food as needed

○       Schedule appointments and prepare food bags for client pick-up

○       Maintain proper food safety and sanitation conditions

○       Complete daily cleaning of food pantry and weekly cleaning of refrigerator and freezer units

○       Monitor spending allocation from various funding sources

●       Volunteer Recruitment & Management

○       Recruit, train, schedule and provide supervision of food pantry volunteers.

○       Schedule and coordinate volunteer staff for food pick-up/delivery days.

●       Client Management & Reporting

○       Complete intake of all food pantry beneficiaries

○       Data entry of client information, keep client files up to date and filed accurately

○       Complete reports as required by funding sources

○       Attend partner meetings and webinars as required by funding sources

●       CalFresh

○       Pre-screen all clients for CalFresh eligibility as part of intake interview

○       Process CalFresh applications

○       Participate in outreach events to promote CalFresh and other food programs

Core Competencies

●       Demonstrate a fundamental respect for the dignity of others. 

●       Understands and values quality improvement, able to effectively address overlapping projects and deadlines. Adaptable and reliable in the face of conflict, crisis, or changing priorities

●       A demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion, valuing a diversity of perspectives and encouraging contributions by all team members

●       High analytical abilities to process large amounts of data from multiple sources

●       Ability to prioritize across multiple types of work and coordinate the work of others

●       Be a proven team builder

●       Ability to network and interact internally and externally

●       Experience serving client from many different cultures

●       Able to safely lift up to 50 lbs.

Qualities/Skills:

●       Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills

●       The ability to perform heavy physical labor with the exposure to climate and temperatures changes

●       Proficient in technology, computer operation, word processing and spreadsheets, specifically using Microsoft Office Suite, and/or Google G-Suite

●       Bilingual (Spanish or Tagalog) preferred

●       Demonstrate high ethical standards

 

POSITION SUMMARY

Catholic Charities Yolo-Solano (CCYS) is seeking a full time Food Access Coordinator for its Vallejo office. This position supports CCYS’s mission by providing food to fulfill our clients’ basic needs and finding other…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Health insurance, vision, and dental insurance.

Health insurance, vision, and dental insurance.

Level of Language Proficiency

●       Bilingual (Spanish or Tagalog) preferred

●       Bilingual (Spanish or Tagalog) preferred

Location

125 Corporate Place, Vallejo, CA 94590

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, three professional references to jobs@ccyoso.org.

Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted and required to fill out additional supplement forms.

No Phone calls please

Position is open until filled

Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, three professional references to jobs@ccyoso.org.

Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted and required to…

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