Join the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Team

Job Openings:

NOTE: Everyone applying for a Food Shuttle Job Opening must submit a completed employment application when they apply.

1. Driver - Food Recovery & Distribution

Interacting directly with food donors and partner agencies, drivers are a key player on Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s Food Recovery and Distribution Team.  Inter-Faith Food Shuttle recovers and distributes nearly 23,000 pounds of food every day.  The food is recovered from manufacturers, wholesalers, grocery stores, local farmers and restaurants, before being distributed to partner agencies and people in need throughout the community. Food Shuttle drivers recover and deliver this life sustaining food to people struggling with hunger.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Please send resume and cover letter to HR@FoodShuttle.org

2. Driver - Child Hunger Programs

Interacting directly with food donors and partner agencies, drivers are a key player on Inter-Faith Food Shuttle’s Food Recovery and Distribution Team.  Inter-Faith Food Shuttle recovers and distributes nearly 23,000 pounds of food every day.  The food is recovered from manufacturers, wholesalers, grocery stores, local farmers and restaurants, before being distributed to partner agencies and people in need throughout the community. Food Shuttle drivers recover and deliver this life sustaining food to people struggling with hunger.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Please send resume and cover letter to HR@FoodShuttle.org

3. Child Hunger programs Coordinator

The Child Hunger Programs (CHP) Coordinator conducts volunteer groups and logistical coordination of the BackPack Buddies, School Pantries and Summer BackPacks primarily in support of the Child Hunger Programs Supervisor.  The CHP Coordinator may also deliver BackPack Buddies bags and food to School Pantries. This position works with community and corporate sponsors, partners and volunteers to ensure program goals are met.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Please send resume and cover letter to HR@FoodShuttle.org

4. Volunteer coordinator - farm & Gardens

The Volunteer Coordinator coordinates all Food Shuttle Farm and Urban Learning Gardens volunteer needs including recruitment and scheduling of volunteers, orientation and supervision of volunteers, recruitment and management of interns, and community outreach.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Please send resume and cover letter to HR@FoodShuttle.org

5. Urban agriculture coordinator

The Urban Agriculture Coordinator will organize efforts at the Food Shuttle’s Geer Street Learning Garden in Durham; and the Camden Street Learning Garden in Raleigh to support the division by maintaining the space, coordinating volunteer groups and interns; and managing the community gardeners.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Please send resume and cover letter to HR@FoodShuttle.org

Internship Openings:

All applicants must submit a completed internship application that can be found here

1. Grocery bags for seniors intern

The Senior Grocery Bags Intern reports directly to the Senior Grocery Bags Program Manager. The intern assists the Program coordinator in overseeing the weekday/weekend office, warehouse, and health education operations of the program.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Abbey Riesett, Volunteer Manager, volunteers@foodshuttle.org

2. Cooking Matters Intern

The Nutrition Education Program seeks an intern to provide general support for the Cooking Matters nutrition education programs. This internship is a valuable training experience for participants, an ideal way to get involved in the community and work on growing a sustainable and accessible local food system. We hope the experience will be valuable to participants, in providing them with skills, as well as a broader understanding of issues related to food insecurity in our community.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Abbey Riesett, Volunteer Manager, volunteers@foodshuttle.org

3. Cooking Matters at the Store Intern

The Nutrition Education Program seeks an intern to provide general support for the Cooking Matters at the Store nutrition education programs. This internship is a valuable training experience for participants, an ideal way to get involved in the community and work on growing a sustainable and accessible local food system. We hope the experience will be valuable to participants, in providing them with skills, as well as a broader understanding of issues related to food insecurity in our community.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Abbey Riesett, Volunteer Manager, volunteers@foodshuttle.org

4. Mobile Market Health Educator Intern

The Nutrition Education Program seeks an intern to provide general support for the Food Matters nutrition education programs at our Mobile Markets. This internship is a valuable training experience for participants, an ideal way to get involved in the community and work on growing a sustainable and accessible local food system. We hope the experience will be valuable to participants, in providing them with skills, as well as a broader understanding of issues related to food insecurity in our community.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Abbey Riesett, Volunteer Manager, volunteers@foodshuttle.org

5. Sprout Scouts Internship

Sprout Scouts is an after-school program created by the nonprofits FoodCorps and LifeLab to get kids excited about where food comes from, and learn what healthy food looks like, through garden-based nutrition education. This program focuses on evidence-based teaching practices that enhance NC Common Core through the lens of school gardens, while teaching self-sufficiency skills and increasing food access in high need communities. The Sprout Scouts interns will work together every week to provide a two hour after-school club at select elementary schools in Durham and Raleigh. Interns must be able to effectively work as a team and be confident in an outdoor teaching environment.

See full job description and position requirements here. 

TO APPLY: Submit an application, cover letter, and resume to Abbey Riesett, Volunteer Manager, volunteers@foodshuttle.org