Moving Forward Together


Join the team and change lives



united by our passion for helping people transform their lives.


by big questions and complex challenges.



to continuous learning, effective collaboration, and innovative thinking.


to helping our clients and community Move Forward.


Hands down, our greatest strength is our people. That’s why we invest in your potential by giving you the freedom to pursue your passions, learn new skills, and recharge your batteries.

We take care of our people

Learn & Grow

We provide plenty of learning and development opportunities to help you stay current in your field of expertise — or discover a new one.

Health & Wellness

We offer competitive health benefits, plus fun perks like Zumba® classes. We also offer a 401k match to help you secure your financial future.

Work-Life Balance

At JFS, Family is built right into our name. We offer generous paid time off, paid Jewish holidays, and early office closure every Friday.

People with Heart

The best part about working at JFS? It’s more than just a job. As a team, we’re passionate about the work we do and serious about having fun.

What’s it really like to work at JFS?

Hear it straight from the people who know us best.

Passion. Dedication.
Superhero Determination.

With great people, strong values, a focused mission, and a supportive community, there’s no limit to what we can do together.

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Join Our Team

Take a look at our current job openings.

Procurement Manager

Responsible for the procurement of goods and services, including insurance programs, following policies, procedures, and applicable local, state, and federal regulations. Duties include planning, scheduling, initiating, monitoring, and quality assurance of all procurement and all vendor contract activities.

Position Type: Exempt, Full-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Business Services

Foodmobile Assistant (Temporary Position)

Working within the overall Social & Wellness Services team, the Administrative Assistant, Foodmobile Onboarding Specialist is a hub of support for multi-program operations, primarily focusing on office-related support and client-facing customer service.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Nutrition

Hand Up Food Pantry Warehouse Assistant (Temporary)

The Warehouse Assistant is responsible for tracking all food distributed and people served and driving the Agency’s vehicles for food rescue and food drive pick-ups.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt, Temporary

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Nutrition

Hand Up Food Pantry Distribution Specialist

The Distribution Specialist will collaborate with the Food Pantry team in coordinating three community distribution sites (Ohr Shalom Synagogue, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, and Murphy Canyon military housing). They will also manage volunteers and coordinate food drives.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Nutrition

Adolescent Family Life Program Case Manager

Case managers will be utilizing the evidence-informed Positive Youth Development (PYD) Model to improve the life-course trajectory of expectant and parenting youth through a resiliency-based, youth-led program.

Position Type: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Adolescent Family Life, Client-facing

Jewish Community Integrated Services Program Manager/Resource Navigator

Provides culturally competent coaching and resource navigation, and a variety of integrated services to Jewish community members that are struggling to maintain economic and social-emotional stability as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Position Type: Exempt, Full-time

Location: Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus

Category: Client-facing, Community Services

Jewish Family Service is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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