CalFresh Capacity Coordinator
Department: Community Programs
Reports To: CalFresh Supervisor
Classification: Coordinator B ($15.50-$19.50 DOE)
Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week
Would you like to go to work knowing that every day you’ll be making a real difference in the lives of at-risk people in your community? At Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County that’s exactly what you’ll be doing. Every moment of your work day will directly impact our mission and Bold Goal to provide food for those who need it, when they need it.
Come join our upbeat, collaborative team who are improving lives every day by taking hunger off the table.
We are committed to living out the Food Bank’s core values of Compassion, Integrity, Stewardship, Service Excellence and Diversity in pursuit of our mission.
POSITION PURPOSE: This position provides a unique opportunity to directly help feed food-insecure families in Orange County, as well as provide additional wraparound services and referrals. The role of the CalFresh Capacity Coordinator is to facilitate the coordination of capacity-building initiatives that will increase participation in CalFresh to eligible individuals and families. The primary objective of this position is to network with local food distribution organizations and other non-profits to plan monthly CalFresh enrollment events and create a countywide CalFresh referral network, with the ultimate goal of increasing enrollment in CalFresh. In addition to overseeing these capacity building initiatives, the CalFresh Capacity Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the CalFresh Subcontractor Program in partnership with local non-profit organizations – training and supporting them to provide CalFresh application assistance to the community.