The Food Sourcing Coordinator is focused on coordinating the Food Rescue Program along with the Beef Counts Program. Donor stewardship and customer relations is a critical focus area, encompassing the recognition of individuals, organizations, and corporations. This person is responsible for organizing and marketing special projects with food industry partners, the community, and donors. The person plays a critical role in the development in the overall food sourcing department.
The Volunteer Services – Lewiston VISTA will work with the Volunteer Program Coordinator and IFB team members to learn, understand, and evaluate current volunteer policies and procedures in order to determine specific needs in the volunteer program. The VISTA will develop and implement methods to recruit, train and motivate new volunteers.
The Partner Agency Education VISTA will work to assist The Idaho Foodbank to coordinate education and delivery to a partner agency network that consists of 220+ non-profit organizations in all of Idaho’s 44 counties. These partner agencies are focused on supplemental food provision and other hunger relief efforts. The Partner Agency Education VISTA will also be responsible for helping to create training materials for IFB’s “AgencyZone” website.
The Idaho Foodbank is hiring to fill 15 VISTA Meal Service Summer Associate positions for the 2017 Picnic in the Park summer lunch program. Positions include: team leads, site supervisors, site assistants, drivers, driver’s assistants, and warehouse inventory control and will be assigned at the time of hire. Assist with operations of The Idaho Foodbank’s Picnic in the Park summer lunch program by overseeing the safe handling, transport, and service of meals to eligible children and assigned locations.
The Healthcare Partnerships VISTA will work directly as a member of the Agency Relations and Nutrition Services team to research healthcare partnerships across the Feeding America network; help support partners involved in healthcare partnerships and work with Agency Relations to identify new opportunities across the state to collaborate with healthcare providers to provide services and education to individuals and families receiving food assistance.
This position is responsible for safe and efficient daily warehouse operations, delivery of food to clients, and pick up of donations from donors in the service area. Develop and maintain donor and partner relationships with excellent customer service skills.