Jobs and Internships
Join the fight to eradicate hunger in our region with Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
The Chief Operations Officer will oversee and direct all operational and facility related functions including: distribution centers, logistics, inventory management, distribution, maintenance of buildings and fleet, sourcing and distribution programs, and network development.
The Nutritionist is directly responsible for assisting more than 350 agencies and 110,000+ consumers of Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank to gain knowledge about healthy eating habits and stocking healthy shelves through a combination of direct service and coordination of interns and volunteers. This position will validate, maintain, and improve the food bank’s nationally-recognized nutritional ranking system. He/she will also assist with statistical data collection and program evaluation for the food bank’s healthy cooking programming.
Maintain a safe, clean and orderly facility to ensure the efficient operation of the Food Bank. Assist in maintaining safe and properly functioning vehicles and equipment. Position estimated to last 6 months.
Organized, collaborative and dynamic professional will create and manage a well-coordinated, strategic plan to cultivate and steward individuals and companies through volunteer engagement and events and to solicit support from corporate partners for Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s mission. The Director of Corporate and Community Engagement will ensure that the Food Bank is viewed as the leader in mobilizing our community to solve hunger in southwestern Pennsylvania and as the number one volunteer opportunity of choice for companies and individuals committed to fighting hunger in our region.
The Director of Corporate and Community Engagement is responsible for establishing long term partnerships, strengthening existing relationships, and initiating new contacts with corporate sector and community partners and providing strategic direction and oversight of corporate relationships and community engagement opportunities including events and volunteering. These opportunities are meant to inspire greater and more consistent involvement with Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank and will result in increased support from corporations, their employees and community members.
The Director of Corporate and Community Engagement will hold primary responsibility for all outreach to and solicitation of corporate donors and partners, manage fundraising events and community food and fund drives and oversee a volunteer program that engages more than 15,000 people. This outward facing role will require the incumbent to be a leader who has demonstrated an ability to build strong, mutually beneficial relationships.
The incumbent should demonstrate passion for social services and have a proven record of building relationships with internal and external constituencies. Will adhere to the highest ethical standards, demonstrate empathetic disposition and perseverance and respect people we serve.
Volunteers In Service To America. VISTA was founded in 1965 as a national service program to fight poverty in America. Today, more than 46 million Americans live in poverty. AmeriCorps VISTA taps the skills, talents and passion of more than 7,000 Americans annually to support community efforts to overcome poverty.
By serving with AmeriCorps/VISTA you can make a tangible difference. And, you’ll find the fulfillment that comes from using your knowledge and skills to help those in disadvantaged circumstances turn their dreams into reality.
AmeriCorps VISTA members are passionate and committed to their mission to bring individuals and communities out of poverty. Members make a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project at a nonprofit organization or public agency.
We are excited to have the following opportunities allowing 5 individuals to assist us in the fight against food insecurity in Southwestern Pennsylvania: Regional Coordinator – Indiana County, Regional Coordinator – Fayette and Greene Counties, Regional Produce Ambassador, Somerset County Mobile Food Pantry Coordinator (SCMFP) and Mobile Farmers Market Assistant.