Blanchet House employs people with diverse backgrounds, histories, and fields of expertise to achieve its mission. We value both formal education and lived experience as preparation to be successful in the work that we do. Blanchet House and Blanchet Farm provide jobs opportunities for growth, development, and realizing one’s full potential. Many of our staff members identify as being in recovery and have been participants in Blanchet House programs. This aspect of our work environment, paired with the meaningful work we do for our guests and our community, creates a culture of peer support and collaboration.

Current Jobs Openings

Internship – Donations and Program Services

This paid intern provides essential support to Blanchet House’s program services by assisting with volunteer check-in, in-kind donations, and meal service operations. Gain valuable experience in direct services in a human services agency that provides food and housing to marginalized communities in Portland.

How to Apply for Jobs at Blanchet House

Resumes and cover letters should be sent to careers@blanchethouse.org. No phone calls, please.

Mission Statement

To offer food, shelter and aid to all those in need of a safe place to be nourished and restored. Assist the transformation of each life we touch with compassion and dignity.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Blanchet House of Hospitality is an equal opportunity employer. We will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy), national origin, disability, age, gender or gender identification, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local law. Our policy reflects and affirms Blanchet House of Hospitality’s commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all discriminatory practices.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy

At Blanchet House, a diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment and community are ones where all employees, guests, and volunteers, whatever your gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation or identity, education or disability, feels valued and respected. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and provide equal opportunity for all. We respect and value diverse life experiences and heritages and ensure that all voices are valued and heard.

SERVICES

We make a difference, one relationship at a time, through food, clothing, and supportive housing programs.

LEARN

We welcome and serve meals to everyone with compassion and dignity. Join as a guest, a volunteer, a resident, a donor, or a supporter.

GET INVOLVED

There are many people in immediate need of food, clothing, access to hygiene, shelter, community, and hope.

DONATE

Your gift will help stabilize lives by providing meals, transitional housing, and other vital services to vulnerable individuals and families.