Working at the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano
The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano is committed to treating all people with dignity and respect. We embrace diversity through a supportive, creative, and inclusive work environment where each employee has the opportunity for personal and professional development.
We look for candidates who care deeply about our mission and who value:
Everyone’s contribution is important. We place the mission of the Food Bank first and, as individuals or in teams, work together toward that end. We consult with each other and make decisions as a group. We hold each other accountable for our actions.
We communicate information, ideas, and decisions regularly and clearly. We provide feedback, internally and external to the organization, in a candid, constructive manner.
We conduct ourselves with honesty and integrity, recognizing that upholding the public trust requires the highest standards of moral conduct.
We make every effort to provide superior service to our clients, member agencies, and donors.
We treat our clients, volunteers and each other with fairness, courtesy, respect and compassion while fostering an atmosphere of mutual trust.
We believe in treating all individuals with tolerance and understanding.
We are committed to strengthening the communities we service by fostering partnerships and working with other agencies in collaboration.
Drivers play a key role in the implementation of Quality Control standards regarding products to be picked up and
transported. This position is responsible for servicing donors and Food Bank agencies in the Food Bank’s service
area with picking up, delivering and moving freight. This position requires extensive enthusiastic interaction with
the public and with other staff members.
Special Events Assistant (part-time, 25 hours/week)
The Special Events Assistant is integral in helping to maintain our community partnerships through administrative and project management support. This position assists the Special Events Manager with special research and project management responsibilities related to departmental initiatives, strategic planning, community partnership-building, and projects targeted to improve customer service. This position requires a high level of customer service skill, knowledge of event management, crisis management, and a professional approach.