Careers

Interested in working at Gleaners? The following positions are currently available: 


Youth & Nutrition Associate

Posting Date: 4/22/2014

Summary: 

The Youth and Nutrition program Associate is responsible for supporting and carrying out the responsibilities of the Youth and Nutrition programs, and other programs as needed. These programs include, but are not limited to Cooking Matters™, Kids Helping Kids®, SNAP Outreach, and Fresh Food Share. This position will serve at Gleaners facilities as well as off-site and requires flexibility in scheduling.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Serve as program coordinators when program coordinators are not available due to PTO or other reasons
  • Assist the Kids Helping kids Coordinator for large groups or leading any additional groups. 
  • Provide tours for groups of youth and/or adults in any GCFB location
  • Provide nutrition education and discussion opportunities about hunger
  • Lead volunteers in packing or other volunteer activities
  • Record keeping and clerical duties as directed
  • Communicate with volunteer groups as directed 
  • Conduct site visits
  • Assist the Fresh Food Share Coordinator
  • Assist in produce procurement
  • Lead volunteer packing opportunities
  • Conduct community outreach events
  • Record keeping, clerical, and bookkeeping duties as directed
  • Assist Cooking Matters program staff as directed
  • Shopping for classes 
  • Ordering bulk food
  • Class and clerical support
  • Assist Youth and Nutrition Manager as directed
  • Demonstrate, support and communicate Gleaners’ mission, vision and values throughout all professional responsibilities and activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Resumes should be sent to sstoddard@gcfb.org.


Livingston Distribution Center Director

Posting Date: 4/17/2014

Summary: 

This position oversees and is responsible for the Livingston County Distribution Center.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Develop and implement a fund raising and marketing strategy for the county
  • Manage donor relations and stewardship activities for the county
  • Represent Gleaners on community collaboratives focusing on efforts to keep Livingston County hunger-free
  • Work with Vice President of Advancement on budget development and tracking
  • Develop strategic direction including deliverables and outcome objectives for the Livingston site
  • Professionally and enthusiastically represent Gleaners to various constituencies, including media, donors, government entities, partner agencies and others
  • Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting and training employees; developing personal growth opportunities 
  • Accomplishes staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring and appraising job results; conducting training; enforcing policies and procedures
  • Demonstrate, support and communicate Gleaners’ mission, vision and values throughout all professional responsibilities and activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Resumes should be sent to sstoddard@gcfb.org.


Summer Food Service Program Meal Counter

Posting Date: 04/03/2014

Summary: 

The Program Meal Counter is responsible for the meal counts of the Summer Food Service Program. This is a temporary position (approximately June through August).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Records daily participation on meal count forms at each site according to USDA and MDE guidelines
  • Supports site programming
  • Ensures site rules are enforced, including congregate feeding requirements
  • Rides with vendor on route
  • Works closely with Program Manager and Program Coordinator
  • Demonstrate and support the Gleaners mission, vision and values throughout all professional responsibilities and activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Resumes should be sent to sstoddard@gcfb.org.


Summer Food Service Program Monitor

Posting Date: 04/03/2014

Summary: 

The Program Monitor is responsible for the monitoring of the Summer Food Service Program. This is a temporary position (approximately June through August).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Maintain records on number of meals served, coaching logs, monitoring, and all site documentation
  • Track all other metrics as required, complete reports and other required documentation of program
  • Conducts pre-operational, first week visit, 4 week visit and as needed monitoring
  • Coaches and monitors sites to insure adhering to USDA guidelines
  • Determine need for and following through on any identified corrective action.  This includes phone, email, and site visits
  • Prepare monitoring reports of all visits and reviews
  • Communicate and coordinate activities with program sites and team members
  • Demonstrate and support the Gleaners mission, vision and values throughout all professional responsibilities and activities
  • Works closely with Program Manager and Program Coordinator
  • Other duties as assigned

Resumes should be sent to sstoddard@gcfb.org.