Jobs at GRuB

Staff Positions

There are no Staff Positions available at this time.

Americorps/Vista Positions

There are no Americorps/Vista Positions available at this time.


We often are looking for amazing interns to support and learn from our work.

  • Events Internship Announcement

    As a summer Events Intern, you will have the opportunity to be involved with GRuB’s single largest annual fundraising event, the Harvest Soirée which takes place on Saturday, September 23. In addition, you will potentially assist with other summer events.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about gaining experience in event management. 

    Events Intern  Download Job Description Here 


    GRuB’s Events Intern will gain hands-on experience with multiple facets of planning, coordinating, and executing community outreach events at an established non-profit organization. Garden-Raised Bounty (commonly known as GRuB) has four major annual community events and a host of smaller and emergent events throughout the year. The Events Intern will work directly with GRuB’s Outreach & Events Coordinator to support successful, joyful GRuB events!

    KEY Educational opportunities

    As a summer Events Intern, you will have the opportunity to be involved with GRuB’s single largest annual fundraising event, the Harvest Soirée which takes place on Saturday, September 23. This event has 150 paying guests, a live and silent auction, a farm-to-table plated meal, and grossed approximately $80K last year. Other summer events include Carnival (a family-friendly evening outside with games & food), open houses, and benefits sponsored by local businesses. You would gain experience in the following areas:

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    • Event registration
    • In-kind donation procurement
    • Project management
    • Volunteer coordination
    • Customer relationship management (CRM) database

    Additional internship benefits

    There will be opportunities to take part in other aspects of GRuB’s programming and organizational culture, as desired, including attending volunteer appreciation events, free trainings on multicultural and collaborative communication tools, taking home fresh produce from the GRuB Farm, and a free t-shirt with our groovy Venn diagram!


    We’re looking for someone who’s passionate about gaining experience with event management. You should have strong collaborative communication skills, excellent follow-through, ability to monitor multiple projects & timelines, awareness of & comfort articulating your capacity and support needs, and the ability to work closely with the Outreach and Events Coordinator on a variety of projects. A valid drivers’ license and access to a vehicle would be handy, but is not required.


    GRuB is located at 2016 Elliott Ave NW on Olympia’s west side. It is on the #41 bus line.


    Between 5 and 15 hours per week, depending on intern’s availability and educational requirements.

    To Apply

    Email and send us a resume & cover letter which speaks to your qualifications for this role, the experience you’re seeking at GRuB, & a few things you’re hungry to learn in the world of event coordination. Accepting applications until filled!


  • Internship Positions Available!

    Open until filled.   GRuB is offering several unique ways to connect with our community and earn school credits!  Positions are open for both winter and spring quarters.  

    The Community Education Intern will develop, design and implement our Community Workshop series while coordinating community volunteers to teach these workshops. More information available HERE.

    We are looking for a Lead Builder Intern to join the Victory Garden Project (VGP) team for the winter and spring quarters of 2017. For more information about the Victory Garden Project Lead Builder Intern, CLICK HERE. 

    The Field Trip Intern will work with the program coordinator to run the spring Field Trip Program. For information about how to apply click HERE.

    Spring/Summer Farm Interns work under the guidance of the Farm Manager to prepare the GRuB Farm for the season along with youth and volunteers.  Please CLICK HERE for more information about farm intern positions at GRuB.






Workstudy Positions

There are no Workstudy Positions available at this time.

Youth Positions

  • Tumwater FRESH School Applications Due May 12th!

    Are you a teenager that attends Tumwater School District? Want summer job experience where you earn $1,000? Want to get off the couch and make a difference in your community? Check out the new Tumwater FRESH program!

    Apply now! The deadline is May 12th.More information available HERE.

    CLICK HERE for 2017-2018 Tumwater FRESH Application.

Grub Artwork

Part of GRuB’s vision is that “We actively and successfully recruit program alumni into leadership positions within our organization, and that the demographics and backgrounds of our staff members reflect those of our greater community.” We believe that a diverse staff is essential to the successful pursuit of our mission.

Food Security Job Resources

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