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Project Open Hand provides nutrition services to help sustain our clients as they battle serious illnesses, isolation, or the health challenges of old age. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to diversity.

Please note: we do not accept unsolicited applications or resumes for positions not currently advertised.

Current Job Openings

Temporary Porter I

Department:
Food Operations – Kitchen
Reports To:
Kitchen Administrative Manager
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
No
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Non-Exempt
Part-Time
Classification:
Service Worker

Position Summary

The Porter I position will either work an AM or a PM shift as dictated by the available position. The Porter I will work primarily collecting and washing cooking equipment and busing and washing plates, cups and silverware. The secondary function of the position is to complete specific tasks as assigned from the kitchen’s master cleaning list.

Qualifications Required

  • Successful experience working in a commercial or industrial kitchen as a member of a team
  • Training, understanding and experience with HACCP procedures
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English to facilitate communications in the kitchen

Qualifications Desired

  • HACCP certification

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

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Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Temporary Cook I

Department:
Food Operations – Kitchen
Reports To:
Executive Chef
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
No
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Full time
Temporary

Position Summary

​​The Project Open Hand Cook I is an essential part of our team of dedicated culinary professionals producing meals with love for our clients every day. A Cook I will learn to handle all aspects of our daily meal production systems, from prep to packaging.

This position is ideal for an ambitious, flexible cook looking to familiarize themselves with all aspects of large scale meal production in a professional and caring environment.

Qualifications Required

  • 8+ months of successful experience working in a commercial or industrial kitchen as a member of a team
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English to facilitate communications in the kitchen
  • Must be flexible to work early mornings, weekends or holidays to meet demands

Qualifications Desired

  • Experience with high volume meal production
  • Training, understanding and experience with HACCP procedures
  • HACCP certification

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

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Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Department:
Food Operations – Nutrition Services
Reports To:
Director, Nutrition Services
Benefits:
Yes
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Non-Exempt
Classification:
Professional

Position Summary

Working at a satellite location in Santa Clara County, the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) will be at the forefront of a randomized control trial evaluating the impact of Project Open Hands Medically Tailored Meals intervention. This position will be onboarding referred clients being discharged from an acute care facility and subsequently executing the medical nutrition therapy component of our model.  The nutrition counseling and education services will be provided via home visits and telephonically with the ultimate goal of improving self-efficacy, quality of life and the overall reduction in health care costs.

This RDN will support the needs of a contract beginning April 1 through the position end date of December 31, 2020, with the possibility for extension. The hours will begin as part-time and ramp up to full-time based on the contract needs.

This position is ideal for a self-motivated and independent dietitian with excellent communication and organizational skills. The RDN should be a compassionate, professional dietitian who is interested in improving the health outcomes of individuals battling nutrition sensitive medical conditions. This position requires a level of comfort in the community and client home environment.

Qualifications Required

  • Registered Dietitian/Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Demonstrated skill in nutrition counseling and education
  • Able to transport self throughout Santa Clara County, valid California driver’s license and excellent driving record preferred  
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-directed

Qualifications Desired

  • 1+ year of community nutrition-based work experience
  • Experience providing medical nutrition therapy for chronic medical conditions such as heart disease, kidney disease and diabetes in a clinical, outpatient or community setting
  • Experience developing and executing community-based nutrition education, including recipe and food preparation, as well as teaching basic cooking and nutrition skills
  • Bilingual in Spanish and/or Cantonese a plus

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

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Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Temporary Wellness Program Coordinator

Department:
Wellness Programs – Client Services
Reports To:
Manager, Wellness Program
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
No
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Full time
Non-Exempt
Temporary
Classification:
Professional

Position Summary

The Temporary Wellness Program (WP) Coordinator’s primary responsibilities include a blend of administrative and direct service duties to support the Wellness Program and Project Open Hand’s mission. The WP Coordinator will supervise the day-to-day duties of the Wellness Program staff, process eligibility for services, manage program contracts, offer case management, and support the Manager, Wellness Program (MWP) as needed to ensure contractual and organizational goals are being met.

Qualifications Required

  • Three years’ experience providing direct services in Social Service environment, specifically with clients with multiple diagnoses (i.e. substance abuse, mental illness, critical illness)
  • Knowledgeable of MS Office, using databases, and internet research
  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work Saturdays
  • Bilingual in Spanish

Qualifications Desired

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service field
  • Experience working in a nonprofit client services-based setting
  • Mental Health or Social Work Experience
  • Experience supervising staff

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

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Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Human Resources Generalist

Department:
Human Resources
Reports To:
Director, Human Resources
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
Yes
Supervises:
HR and Administrative Volunteers
Status:
Exempt
Full time
Classification:
Professional

Position Summary

The Human Resources Generalist helps Project Open Hand succeed by providing extensive support and guidance for all levels of the agency on the full range of HR, specifically in the areas of employee relations, employee engagement and recognition, leaves of absence, confidential record keeping, and organizational staff recruiting efforts, including partnering with departments and programs throughout the Agency to ensure staff vacancies are addressed in a timely manner.
This position is perfect for a highly engaged and personable HR professional familiar and comfortable with the confidentiality and professional boundary demands of such a position.

Qualifications Required

  • 2+ years’ experience as a Human Resources Generalist in San Francisco or CA
  • 1+ year experience in recruitment and staffing
  • Solid understanding of federal and California state and city Labor laws including solid experience managing FLSA, FMLA, COBRA, EEO, ADA, ACA, workplace safety and worker’s compensation
  • Experience working with sensitive documents and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Excellent communication skills—verbal and written
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience working with a HRIS (ADP Workforce Now preferred)

Qualifications Desired

  • HR Certification (PHR and/or SHRM CP)
  • Labor relations experience including labor negotiations
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint and Visio
  • Bilingual (Spanish, Tagalog, or Chinese preferred)

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

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Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Salesforce and Applications Administrator

Department:
Infrastructure – Information Technologies
Reports To:
Director, Information Technology
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
Yes
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Full time
Non-Exempt
Classification:
Professional

Position Summary

The Salesforce and Applications Administrator (SAA) primarily supports the Salesforce platform applications and works with the Systems Administrator to support all other Information System (IS) applications for the organization, by scoping, developing, implementing, troubleshooting, maintaining and administering Project Open Hand’s application infrastructure. The SSA supports mission-critical processes and provides technical expertise for the effective use of approved applications. This critical role is service oriented, ensuring consistent availability of approved applications to staff within all departments. 

Qualifications Required

• Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant work experience as an application administrator
• Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Salesforce developer
• Demonstrated success with Apex (or Java) and web technologies 
• Experience working in a team environment to enhance existing functionality, deliver new features, and improve user experience and efficiencies of Information Systems
• Knowledge and experience with the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) or relevant framework

Qualifications Desired

• Salesforce Administrator or Developer Certification(s)
• Training and development experience

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

Apply Now

Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Cook I, On-Call

Department:
Food Operations – Kitchen
Reports To:
Executive Chef
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
No
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Non-Exempt
On-Call
Classification:
Service Worker

Position Summary

The Project Open Hand Cook I is an essential part of our team of dedicated culinary professionals producing meals with love for our clients every day. A Cook I will learn to handle all aspects of our daily meal production systems, from prep to packaging. This position is ideal for an ambitious, flexible cook looking to familiarize themselves with all aspects of large scale meal production in a professional and caring environment.

Qualifications Required

  • 8+ months of successful experience working in a commercial or industrial kitchen as a member of a team
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English to facilitate communications in the kitchen
  • Must be flexible to work early mornings, weekends or holidays to meet demands

Qualifications Desired

  • Experience with high volume meal production
  • Training, understanding and experience with HACCP procedures
  • HACCP certification

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

Apply Now

Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

Porter I, On-Call

Department:
Food Operations – Kitchen
Reports To:
Kitchen Administrative Manager
Job Location:
730 Polk Street, San Francisco
Benefits:
No
Supervises:
N/A
Status:
Non-Exempt
On-Call
Classification:
Service Worker

Position Summary

The Porter I position will either work an AM or a PM shift as dictated by the available position. The Porter I will work primarily collecting and washing cooking equipment and busing and washing plates, cups and silverware. The secondary function of the position is to complete specific tasks as assigned from the kitchen’s master cleaning list.

Qualifications Required

  • Successful experience working in a commercial or industrial kitchen as a member of a team
  • Training, understanding and experience with HACCP procedures
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English to facilitate communications in the kitchen

Qualifications Desired

  • HACCP certification

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in joining us we want to meet you!
Applications are only accepted online. Make sure to include a cover letter with your resume. For the full Job Description and instructions on how to apply please click on the button below.

Apply Now

Project Open Hand is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diversity!

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1921 San Pablo Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 622-0221
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730 Polk Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 447-2300
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