CAFF seeks team members who are passionate about farms, sustainable ag, local food. Read more about CAFF’s mission, values, and history and how we have been creating more resilient family farms, communities, and ecosystems since 1978.
Current job openings at CAFF are listed below. For other California food and farming jobs, visit our Jobs Board.
JOBS AT CAFF
WILDFIRE RESILIENCE SPECIALIST
The Wildfire Resilience Specialist will play a key role on our Farmer Services team by leading wildfire resilience technical assistance efforts with small farmers. The Wildfire Resilience Specialist will keep project related data up to date in Dropbox and Salesforce, monitor project timelines to plan for any adjustments, communicate with subcontractors, and complete various project tasks. A successful candidate will be highly detail oriented, have technical knowledge on small farm production, expertise in (and/or the ability to quickly develop expertise in) wildfire prevention and recovery best practices, and be a clear communicator. The Wildfire Resilience Specialist contributes to organizational and team project strategy. They implement CAFF’s Racial Equity goals and practices throughout their work. This is a new position and project at CAFF and will require the Specialist to play a key role in securing future funding for the position.
Founded in 1978, the Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) is a California-based nonprofit that builds sustainable food and farming systems through local and statewide policy advocacy and on-the-ground programs in an effort to initiate institutionalized change. Our programs address current problems and challenges in food and farming systems, creating more resilient family farms, communities and ecosystems. We work to support family farmers and serve community members throughout the state, including consumers, food service directors, schoolchildren and low-income populations with the aim of growing a more resilient, just and abundant food system for all Californians.