Location: Bakersfield

  • Kern County

    HVI Home Visitor

    The HVI Home Visitor leads and shares responsibility for planning, organizing, and implementing the care, development, and education of developing children (birth to 3, and pregnant women). Responsible for implementing a quality early education home-based curriculum and developing a positive relationship with children, parents, and families. The Home Visitor will provide the parent with parent education, assistance with job readiness and barrier removal. The goal of the Home Visitor is to help families reach self-sufficiency by improving family engagement practices; supporting healthy development of young children living in poverty; and preparing parents for employment. Must have twenty-four (24) college semester units in Early Childhood Development, Human Development or related field or similar area of study. Two years’ experience with children or a community service program. Three (3) college semester units in infant/toddler courses desired. One-year experience in data entry. Bilingual (English/Spanish) capabilities desirable. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and State automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout. Must be fingerprinted if required by funding source or state licensing and have such records filed with the State Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing. $21.42/hr. + benefits. Open until filled

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  • Kern County

    Outreach Specialist -VITA

    Temporary position: Provide Education and Outreach to promote CA EITC. High School diploma or equivalent. Must be able to travel throughout Kern County as needed. Experience working with persons of diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and State automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record by a DMV printout. Experience working with children and families desirable. Bilingual fluency (English/Spanish) desirable. $16.50/hr. Open until filled.

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  • Kern County

    Information & Referral Specialist

    Temporary Position: Provides confidential, appropriate, unbiased health and social service information, referrals and advocacy to the general public by telephone; tracking gaps in service; and assisting callers with questions and the appointment needs. HS diploma or equivalent. One-year Information and Referral experience preferred but not required. Knowledge of health and social services in Kern County also preferred. Bilingual (English/Spanish) highly desirable $12.97/hr. Open until filled

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  • Kern County

    Coordinated Entry System Program Specialist

    Assess individual client needs, strengths and barriers. Will coordinate, refer, and deliver services to meet the short-term needs of individuals and families, which include connection to housing supports, emergency services, asset development programming, case, coordination and other resources that move individuals and families towards self-sufficiency. Work schedule may include evenings and weekends and holidays. Associate Degree in Health and Human Services, Social Services or related field. Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be acceptable on a year to year basis. Knowledge of Kern health and social services preferred. One-year experience working with the homeless community. Communication effectively verbally and be proficient at writing. HMIS experience desired. Bilingual language fluency (English/Spanish) highly desirable. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and state automobile insurance and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout. $18.96/HR – $21.80/hr. + benefits. Open until filled.

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  • Kern County

    Warehouse Specialist

    Responsible for food delivery to commodities distribution sites, the operation and maintenance of the warehouse, freezer, forklift, vehicles, and other equipment conducting and maintaining inventory control for the food Bank, and training and supervision of volunteers. Must have a current forklift certification. Valid California Driver’s License and acceptable Driving record. $13.36/hr. Open Until Filled

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  • Kern County

    VITA Site Coordinator

    Temporary Position: Provide coordination, organization, and supervision for all aspects of Volunteer Tax Program site locations, from the establishment of site(s) in the community to overseeing the site(s) operation during the filing season. Also responsible for on-site review of all competed tax returns and ensuring clients receive top quality service and that the tax returns are error-free. VITA certified before the opening of tax season. At least two years of tax return experience. Site Coordinator Certified before the opening of tax season. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License and state automobile insurance, and acceptable driving record substantiated by a DMV printout. $18.96/hr. Open until filled.

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