Jobs near Novato, CA

“All Jobs” Novato, CA
Jobs near Novato, CA “All Jobs” Novato, CA

At Proper Food, we make it a cinch to eat well on the run. We craft our fare by hand fresh every morning the only we know how – with whole, seasonal ingredients sliced, chopped, and seasoned with care. Nothing phony or factory-made. Just good, proper food that’s packed and ready to go. We cook all our meals from scratch each morning in our commissary kitchen and deliver them to our stores twice a day. At the end of each day, all unsold meals are donated to local food banks.   Proper Food launched in San Francisco in 2014 and has rapidly grown to nine locations in downtown San Francisco, earning accolades from customers, food critics, and local media.    We are looking for an HR intern who can be flexible, quick, keen to learn, has a positive outlook, can-do attitude, and can be self-motivated as well as working well within our team. You report directly to the Director of Human Resources and perform a wide variety of duties at a professional level in the functional areas of; employee file administration, onboarding, payroll, recruiting benefits, and other administrative tasks.   

  • Assist Director in auditing, compiling data, and reporting on human resources, new labor laws, and benefits information

  • Facilitate new hire onboarding

  • Maintaining employee files

  • Benefit administration

  • Prepare and process unemployment claims, disability, FLMA, CFRA, PDL, and workers’ compensation claims.

  • Have a general understanding of San Francisco, state, and federal labor laws with the willingness to learn about New York City and state labor laws.

  • Seek ways to support and develop standardized processes and procedures.

  • Assist in the facilitation of recruiting needs. 

  • Be responsible for general administrative tasks in support of the HR      Director, and other duties that may be assigned accordingly. 

This position involves exposure to sensitive information and requires the use of tact, diplomacy, discretion, and judgment.   

  • Fluent in English (Spanish is a plus!)

  • Strong interest in Human Resources Excellent communication, both written and verbal 

  • Ability to drive projects to completion

  • Energetic and eager to tackle new projects. 

  • Ability to multi-task, and prioritize responsibilities

  • Detail-oriented and comfortable using technology (Mac computer systems, Microsoft Office, Dropbox, Slack, Adobe) 

  • Willingness to learn HRIS systems such as ADP Workforce Now, Navia, etc.

  • Passionate about people's Unwavering honesty, transparency, and integrity.

  • Free Lunch! (Yes, there is such thing!) 

  • The opportunity to play a vital role in growing a rapidly expanding concept and the tremendous personal growth that comes with that. 

  • Possibility for school credit, if eligible! You over overachiever you! 

This is a part-time position, that has flexibility but does require 20 hours per week.



See full job description

Responsibilities: Work with local directors / management and report to Chief Operating Officer for the following areas and duties, including but not limited to:

  • Work a weekly schedule of generally 5 days / 40-50 hours in for the most efficient workload management. Advise COO and local Directors of any and all schedule changes / irregularities.

  • Champion a positive health and safety culture

  • Utilize and support current safety programs policies and procedures, ensure location adherence to such. Proactively identify opportunities for improvement in all areas of health and safety compliance performance and training

  • Develop and suggest and integrate improved safety programs and policies and procedures

  • Workers Comp management

    • Review all workers comp incidents. Investigate and assistant in managing all individual claims. Partner with carrier and broker to ensure timely best practices are followed on each incident

    • File claims with WC provider as appropriate and act as liaison between location management and carrier

    • Maintain all proper reporting practices including CAL OSHA

    • Lead accident and incident investigation uncover root cause, develop corrective measures and track completion of corrective actions

    • Maintain excellent relationship with WC advocate (through broker) and partner for exceptional case management and resource utilization

    • Track incidents by location and type. Maintain accounting of current status of each case.

  • In coordination with HR and management, facilitate return to work program for wc and non-wc injuries.

  • Monitor location safety and risk, including food safety, health inspection preparedness, employee work practices, general cleanliness and repair and maintenance issues. Conduct monthly inspections, report on deficiencies and follow up on resolution

  • Monitor food safety certification adherence. Coordinate various classes and resources to fulfill certification goals for staff and managers

  • Track, analyze and report safety performance results and follow through with respective department managers and employees on all safety related suggestions and feedback

  • Oversee and improve safety programs including HACCP and IIPP. Provide ongoing training as necessary. Ensure adequate safety training is provided to all new hires. Ensure effective use of monthly safety training topics. Coordinate and participate in Qtrly safety meetings. Ensure location safety teams are fulfilling duties.

  • Provide Quarterly reporting to COO regarding WC performance

  • Coordinate with DOO to review and assist in managing all non-WC workplace accidents. Report to liability carrier as necessary

  • Ad Hoc reporting and projects related to employee health and safety

  • Ensure thorough and timely responses to internal and external business correspondence

  • Prepare documentation and appear in legal proceedings, as necessary

  • Timely, consistent and transparent communication to COO regarding all areas of responsibilities.

  • Create and maintain effective professional relationships with all administrative and managerial employees of Tastes on the Fly and service providers including insurance carriers and brokers.

  • Maintain excellent communication with peers and superiors, seeking guidance as needed and keeping them abreast of any issues.

  • Exude excellent time and task management skills. The position is highly autonomous and requires consistent communication, transparency, ethics, integrity, accountability and efficiency without constant supervision or direction. Organization is key.

  • Ad-Hoc tasks and projects as approved by COO

  • Follow all company policies and procedures as outlined in the company handbook, as directed or as trained on. Consistently represent the company well including professional appearance, communication and behavior in all work related affairs.

  • Work tenaciously to support and create a positive workplace for self and others, free from harassment, bullying, gossip, counterproductive attitudes and behaviors - constantly striving toward the best interests of the company and all of its employees.

See full job description

Position: Human Resources Manager

Location: Main Office

Reports to: DeputyExecutive Director

Job Status: Permanent/Full-Time/Exempt



Under general oversight, the Human Resources Manager at Mission Housing will be responsible for ensuring that the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of human resources plans and programs are realized; will exercise excellent decision-making, strategic thinking, leadership, interpersonal and ethical conduct skills in a non-profit/affordable housing work environment.


  • Serves as the key contact for all Human Resources matters at Mission Housing.

  • Handles and or coordinates investigation and resolution of employee issues, concerns and conflicts.

  • Maintains management guidelines by preparing, updating, and recommending Human Resources policies and procedures.

  • Responds to a wide variety of HR-related requests from employees, managers and the Executives.

  • Manages talent acquisition process, including sourcing, interviewing, hiring and onboarding.

  • Keeps job descriptions up-to-date, accurate and compliant with relevant federal, state and local laws for all positions.

  • Develops training and performance management program that ensures all employees are familiar with their job responsibilities, as well as relevant legal and safety requirements.

  • Creates and updates compensation strategy through market analysis and pay surveys.

  • Ensures all employment practices comply with federal, state and local regulations.

  • Maintains employee benefits programs and informs employees of benefits by studying and assessing benefit needs and trends; recommending benefit programs to management; directing the processing of benefit claims; obtaining and evaluating benefit contract bids; recommends awarding benefit contracts; designing and conducting educational programs on benefit programs.

  • Maintains historical human resource records by designing a filing and retrieval system; keeping past and current records.

  • Administers employee onboarding process including new hire orientation.

  • Oversees and facilitates hiring process.

  • Consults with company attorney as needed regarding sensitive and potentially high-risk HR issues.

  • Builds and maintains relationships with insurance brokers, insurance carriers, recruiters, trainers, etc. in a professional and personable manner.

  • Creates and initiates the implementation of HR policies, procedures, and other HR practices.

  • Exercises discretion, confidentiality and independent judgment to perform HR services.

  • Administers unemployment claims management.

  • Administers workers compensation injury reporting.

  • Administers leave of absence documentation and tracking.

  • Initiates payment requests from Accounting Office to ensure that all insurance carriers are paid.

  • Facilitates voluntary and involuntary separations; conducts exit interviews and separation meetings; analyzes exit interview data for trends in order to make improvement recommendations.

  • Provides training and coaching to employees and managers.

  • Oversees employee performance reviews and trains managers on concepts, processes and best practices.

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies as needed.

  • Oversees and participates in special projects.

  • Accepts/performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’ Degree in Human Resources or related business field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 3+ years’ experience in a human resources position.

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain and or improve employee morale.

  • Comprehensive understanding of local, state and federal employment laws.

  • Exceptional interpersonal communication and relationship-building skills.

  • Experience with employee relations.

  • Onboarding experience.

  • Knowledge of Human Resources Information Software (HRIS.)

  • Performance management.

  • Teamwork and collaboration.

  • Scheduling.

  • Customer service.

  • Project management.


  • PHR or SPHR certification.

  • Strong understanding of HR software.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; feel; reach, talk and hear.

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs.

  • Must be willing to travel from various sites.

  • Ability to handle a significant level of stress.


  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk and drive.

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate; construction sites may be noisy and appropriate measures should be taken to protect hearing and health on job sites.

The employer reserves the right to change or assign other duties including rotating sites if necessary.

Mission Housing Development Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, ethnic background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or disabilities. Please let us know if you need any special accommodations.

Mission Housing Development Corporation is a drug free work place as required by the “Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988”

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $85,000.00 to $95,000.00 /month

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision insurance

  • Retirement plan


  • Monday to Friday

  • 8 hour shift

See full job description engages the public in public schools by giving people a simple, accountable, and personal way to address educational inequity. In this , board member Stephen Colbert tells the organization's story.

Since its launch in 2000, more than 3.1 million "citizen philanthropists" have donated to classroom projects on, channeling books, field trips, technology, and other resources to more than 27 million students in public schools, overwhelmingly from low-income households. Along the way, the organization helped to pioneer the field of crowdfunding and continues to , even as we experience our yet!

Through its and culture, earned recognition as the 2017 #1 "Best Nonprofit to Work For" by the Nonprofit Times.

Our Team:The People Operations team promotes a culture where our colleagues are appreciated, can thrive, and achieve outstanding results on behalf of our teachers and students. We provide consistently high-quality, efficient, and user-focused HR, IT, and Facilities services, and lead the thinking around how to motivate and retain our amazing team.

We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic teammates to provide exceptional assistance to our growing community. If you are motivated by our mission and get a thrill from helping people, we want to hear from you!

You will:

  • Maintain a high-functioning office which includes: overseeing office supply orders and inventory, kitchen refreshments, furniture, equipment, and stocking items. 

  • Greet guests, distribute mail and packages, and respond to office requests from staff members.

  • Work autonomously to design and develop self-serve standard operating procedures for staff, contributing to building office culture, and making sure staff are supported. 

  • Partner with our New York based IT team to troubleshoot basic phone, data, and other IT issues in our SF office as they arise.

  • Assist with office events: scheduling, setting up, and taking down.

  • Support the Office Experience Manager (based in NY) with projects, including creating services and processes to improve staff office experience.

  • Communicate with building management and coordinate work as needed.

  • Coordinate staff birthday acknowledgements, anniversary gifts, and other appreciation initiatives.

  • Join the DonorsChoose social committee to help plan and execute social gatherings for the SF office.

  • Support the People Operations Team with projects, as needed.

You are:

  • Friendly, confident, and eager to deliver on internal customer service. You are passionate about completing daily tasks that keep the office running so staff can complete their work efficiently and successfully. 

  • Strategically minded; you are constantly thinking of creative solutions to improve workplace processes.

  • Detail-oriented in coordinating schedules, meetings, and tracking dates. 

  • A problem-solver who is praised for your attention to detail. You live for organization. You find it satisfying to put things into a system - both data on a computer and physical inventory. 

  • Action-oriented; you have no problem checking off items from your to-do list and are ready to help others when they need it without being directed to do so. You have experience working on projects with little supervision.

  • Tech savvy and thrive in an online environment; You’re comfortable learning new programs and tools quickly and easily. The idea of a fast-paced startup-like environment excites you. 

  • An excellent written and oral communicator; you have excellent interpersonal skills.

The Extras:We value office culture, professional development, and fun. We’re an energetic team that loves what we do and values gratitude. Our office has an open floor plan which supports collaboration and teamwork. 

The Details: 

  • Hours: 20-25 hours/week

  • Days and hours to be determined based on company need, some flexibility is required

  • Commitment: You are able to commit to the role for at least 6 months, and preferably longer than that 

  • Location: San Francisco, CA

  • Compensation: $17/hour based on skills and experience

  • Min. Experience: One year of comparable experience; College degree preferred but not required

To Apply

You may apply online here: Please submit your resume, and a cover letter addressed to Shanique Parris, Office Experience Manager. 

A Final Note

The team works toward a nation where students in every community have the resources needed for an excellent education. To do this, we hire and support a diverse team of the best and the brightest talent available. We are an organization increasingly representative of the varied races and ethnicities, genders and sexual orientations, religious and political beliefs, and abilities that comprise our nation. DonorsChoose focuses on attracting, retaining, and advancing diverse talent because it makes us more effective, high-performing, creative, and resilient.If you are passionate about our mission, highly skilled in your field, and looking for a place where you can bring all of yourself to work, we want you.

See full job description

Training Intern (Remote, Temporary 2020)

Part-time • Starts April 1, 2020 - Ends Nov. 15, 2020 • $25/hour Work from Anywhere in the Continental U.S.

To apply: Please go to to submit your resume, cover letter, and an application.

MoveOn is a diverse and vibrant community of millions of people working together to create progressive change in America. We are an innovative campaigning organization that supports people throughout the country to take action through driving impactful campaigns that influence the behavior of people and institutions, shape the outcomes of elections, and expand the realities of what’s possible. We organize to challenge entrenched power, while pursuing economic, racial, and social justice and a vision of a country in which everyone can thrive.

MoveOn has a particularly important role to play in the Trump era. We are working to defeat Donald Trump and the GOP in 2020 by building a powerful, multiracial, and economic populist movement that will give voters something to vote for, not just against—and we're also working to defend communities that are on the front lines of Trump and GOP attacks, including immigrants, people of color, the LGBTQ community, and women. 

In service of that mission, in 2020 and beyond, MoveOn will drive impactful, movement-connected, multichannel, nimble campaigns aimed at impact.As a training intern at MoveOn, you will help educate, inspire, and equip MoveOn members around the country to take action through impactful campaigns that influence the behavior of people and institutions, impact the outcomes of elections, and expand the realities of what’s possible.


  • Assist with the before, during, and after trainings task list including writing SMS scripts, setting up Zoom meetings, checking Zoom links, updating training hub-sites with recordings, and uploading chat records to training Google drive 

  • Compile results of post-training participant surveys and report out to the Organizing Team with any key notes

  • Assist the Training Director in drafting requests for proposals

  • Brainstorm, with Training Director and Organizing Team, creative tactics and methods of training that will reach a younger, more inclusive audience

  • Compile a list of training resources for staff and possibly members to attend, i.e. equity trainings, progressive convenings, and other professional development opportunities for staff to further skills

  • Build an easy-to-access library of trainings and resources for Super Volunteers

  • Occasionally join and take notes at meetings with organizing team and vendors

  • Assist with member recruitment for training events

A successful candidate will have...

  • Experience with and interest in activism, advocacy, organizing, or politics

  • Comfort with a fast-paced environment

  • Regular Central time zone morning availability is desired, but hours are negotiable and flexible

  • Proficiency in Facebook, Instagram, Slack, and Twitter

  • Strong communication and writing skills, including grammar, punctuation, and spelling

Reports to: Training Director

Location: Position may be based anywhere in the continental United States. May require occasional travel.  

Classification, Salary, and Benefits: Part-time (up to 15 hours per week), $25 per hour, a monthly stipend toward cell phone and internet costs and everything you need to work from a home office. Civic Action and Political Action provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

See full job description

Title: AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project (VIP) Fellow

# of positions: 3  Locations: San Rafael, Sacramento or Muir Beach, CA 

Term of service: February - August 2020 

Anticipated Service Schedule: Each AmeriCorps VIP Fellow will serve a total of 900 hours over the term of service, averaging 36 hours per week, which may include some evening and weekend hours. Typically, Fellows serve Monday – Friday. 

About AmeriCorps VIP: The AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project (VIP) strengthens nonprofits to increase impact through the power of volunteers. We are seeking three AmeriCorps Fellows (one per nonprofit) to serve at the International Rescue Committee (Sacramento), Slide Ranch (Muir Beach), or Community Action Marin (San Rafael). 

Our AmeriCorps members are called VIP Fellows, and they are leaders who build sustainable volunteer programs at nonprofits. Nonprofits that have strong volunteer programs are able to serve more clients and tackle more of our communities’ challenges. VIP Fellows join a nonprofit team and help them build systems that recruit, train, support, manage, and measure the success of volunteers. Each VIP Fellow is placed at a participating nonprofit, and collaborates with that organization’s professional staff to build or strengthen volunteer management systems. 

VIP Fellows are members of a statewide network of 120 Fellows, and are key contributors of a local cohort of Bay Area and Sacramento Fellows that meet regularly for collaboration and training. Over the course of the service term, VIP Fellows earn a Certificate in Volunteer Management, and become experienced in community outreach, volunteer management, nonprofit operations, partnership building, and professional communication. 

The VIP Fellow team in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento is managed by the Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL). Come join the team, and make an impact this year! 

AmeriCorps VIP Fellow Duties:  

• Develop, implement or strengthen a nonprofit organization’s volunteer program in collaboration with organizational leadership 

• Identify and design impactful volunteer opportunities that meet the needs of the community’s children and families  

• Recruit and train community members as volunteers 

• Utilize the VIP Work Plan to build systems for tracking, training, managing, and evaluating volunteers 

• Serve side-by-side with staff and volunteers to provide guidance, to better understand the clients’ needs, and to improve the volunteer experience 

•  Develop business partnerships that provide voluntary and limited financial support for the participating nonprofit  

• Participate in professional development opportunities, including orientation, Volunteer Management Certificate program, regular meetings, National Day of Service projects with other VIP Fellows, a regional VIP Fellow retreat, and online training. 

Program Benefits

• Opportunity to make a real difference in a community 

• Earn a Certificate in Volunteer Management 

• AmeriCorps, HandsOn Network and CVNL trainings on the nonprofit sector, volunteer management, and cultural competency 

• Living allowance of over $8000 paid throughout the term of service 

• AmeriCorps Education Award upon successful completion of service  

• Healthcare • Student loan forbearance 

Skills/Experience Preferred:  

• Passion for volunteerism • Strong communication skills  • Leadership experience • Writing/editing skills • Teaching/tutoring skills  • Some college required; college degree recommended  

HOW TO APPLY:  Please apply in one of the following ways: 

• Email resume and cover letter to Elaine Tokolahi, Director of Volunteer Services, at  

• Apply online via the My AmeriCorps website using this link: 

See full job description

BridgeBio Pharma is a team of experienced drug discoverers, developers and innovators working to create life-altering medicines that target well-characterized genetic diseases at their source. BridgeBio was founded in 2015 to identify and advance transformative medicines to treat patients who suffer from Mendelian diseases, which are diseases that arise from defects in a single gene, and cancers with clear genetic drivers. BridgeBio pipeline of over 15 development programs includes product candidates ranging from early discovery to late-stage development.

Who You Are:

AD of Training will be a dynamic, experienced individual with a track record of success in learning & development function within the biopharmaceutical industry. She/he must have the proven ability to attain deep clinical expertise in assigned disease states/products, effectively manage complex projects, influence stakeholders without authority, effectively network across the organization and communicate within a fast-moving and dynamic environment. She/he should have a strong understanding of pharmaceutical sales.

What we offer:

  • A culture inspired by our values: put patients first; think independently, be radically transparent; every minute counts; and let science speak

  • Learning and development training to help employees be the best version of themselves

  • Collaborative business environment

  • Excellent compensation package (Base, Performance Bonus, Stock, RSU programs)

  • Excellent benefits package

  • Flexible PTO

  • With office locations in San Francisco, Boston, New York and Raleigh, there are ample cross-collaboration opportunities with other BridgeBio Pharma programs.

  • Fast-paced, data-driven, work environment with world-class R&D minds and capabilities

  • Work with the most productive groups of R&D operators in the industry

  • Partnerships with leading institutions

  • A platform for meaningful scientific contributions to shine

  • Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion - with initiatives like Women at Bridge, we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every person feels respected for who they are, empowered to contribute, inspired to lead and supported in their efforts to do so.

  • Patient Days, where we are fortunate enough to learn more about the lives we are looking to impact and a real exchange of ideas as to how we can improve our efforts

Position Summary:

Reporting into the Director of Training, The Associate Director will be accountable for planning, designing, developing, implementing, and evaluating training programs for primarily Commercial (may also include Medical/Clinical) field employees that report into the BridgeBio family of subsidiary companies.

  • Contribute to the implementation of the Training and Development strategy for the organization, building the product and market knowledge as well as the communication skills required to effectively engage health care professionals (HCPs) and execute on brand strategies

  • Initial focus will be heavily on the pre-launch training programs

  • Develop and establish training initiatives that build deep clinical expertise and translate commercial strategy to actionable behaviors

  • Design and improve training programs utilizing innovative training methods and adult learning principles

  • Assist with the build-out of continuous learning platform to offer flexible just in time learning that caters to individual development needs

  • Proactively partner with Marketing, Market Access, Medical Affairs and Clinical Development to identify knowledge gaps and work with Commercial and other functional partners to address them

  • Ensure training initiatives are effective and compliant with regulatory guidelines through collaboration with functional partners including Medical, Regulatory and Legal/Compliance

  • Partner with subject matter experts and departments to identify training opportunities and strive to continuously improve training solutions

  • Effectively source and manage external vendors to partner in the development of training curriculum and programs

Education, Experience & Skills Requirements:

  • BA/BS required, advanced degree preferred

  • 5+ years of experience in commercial or medical functions within the Biotech/Pharma industry, field sales experience is a plus

  • 2+ years of experience in training, experience in field team training preferred

  • Strong clinical acumen and ability to grasp complex scientific topics

  • Ability to lead and successfully manage complex projects and training vendors

  • Exhibit passion and empathy to build meaningful experiences for trainees by understanding their needs and learning styles

  • Proactive, results-oriented self-starter motivated by a challenging task and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent communication skills and self-awareness

  • Proven track record of effectively collaborating with and supporting a Leadership team

Other: Commitment to comply with all laws, regulations and relevant policies that govern the conduct of BridgeBio activities

Travel Expectations: Ability to travel approximately 20%

See full job description
Receive Training Associate jobs in Washington, DC in your inbox.
Receive jobs in your inbox

I agree to Localwise’s Terms & Privacy