Nourish Food Bank

Intake Specialist

Nourish Food Bank


Job Summary

The Intake Specialist provides warm hospitality and efficient intake of information necessary to distribute food to clients.

Job Responsibilities

  • Enter client information into the master system provided by Nourish.
  • Ensure that the lobby and office of the food bank are well-organized and ready to welcome guests.
  • Greet each client with warmth and compassion, inputting each client’s information into the Nourish system.
  • Give each client clear directions about where they are to be and what they are to do as they wait for their food to be brought to them.
  • Complete and send client reports to Nourish and to the Matthew 25 at the end of each distribution day.
  • Regularly post promotional material on social media.
  • Work collaboratively as a part of the Matthew 25 and the Nourish team to fill in gaps as needed, including
    • Greeting each volunteer by name and thanking them for assisting at the food bank
    • Turn in hours worked as requested on the agreed-upon schedule
    • Working collaboratively with the Matthew 25 and the Nourish team to troubleshoot as necessary (setting up security cameras, calling and meeting repair people)
    • Putting out snacks for volunteers when snacks are available
    • Adding names and contact information into the master volunteer database for Matthew 25
    • Completing other tasks as requested


Must posess a High School diploma or equivalent. Bi-lingual preferred.

Additional Information


Can be discussed at interview.

How to Apply

Send resumes to Norman Hanks at


  • Date Posted: August 9, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Start Date: 09/01/2021
  • Salary Range: 10.00-15.00/hr