Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

Whether it's being employed at the Grand Forks Senior Center or volunteering, it is rewarding to work with older adults and assist them as they strive to remain active, engaged, and independent.

Employment Opportunities

Currently there is one job opening at the Grand Forks Senior Center.

Home Delivered Meals Kitchen Assistant (open until filled)

Application for Employment

Volunteer Opportunities

Want to make a difference in the lives of older adults in our community? We have many volunteer areas from which to choose. If you have any questions, please contact Ranea Johnson, GFSC Activity Director, at 701-757-4866 or activity@gfseniorcenter.org

To start the volunteering process, you can either

Descriptions of Volunteer Areas

Home Delivered Meals Volunteers
The Grand Forks Senior Center is in need of regular and substitute volunteer drivers for its Home Delivered Meals program run out of the Altru Hospital kitchen. If this is something you may be interested in, please contact one of the Home Delivered Meals Co-coordinators, Paula Altepeter or Rhonda Stephan, at 701-780-5169 or at hdmeals@midconetwork.com

Meals on Wheels Volunteers
The Grand Forks Senior Center is in need of regular and substitute volunteer drivers for Meals on Wheels routes. Meals on Wheels are delivered Monday through Friday, with volunteers meeting at the Grand Forks Senior Center (620 4th Ave S) at 10:30 a.m. Choose which day you would like to deliver! We strive to have all routes completed by noon each day. If this is something you may be interested in, please contact Meals on Wheels Coordinator Dawne Barwin at 701-757-2006 or at MOW@gfseniorcenter.org

Bingo Volunteers 
We need bingo workers! Bingo is at 1 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Sign up to help once in a while or pick a day to help out each week. The payout volunteers need to be comfortable working with money. Contact Activity Assistant Amber Hahn at 701-757-4873 or gaming@gfseniorcenter.org.

Dining Room Volunteers 
We are in need of people to work as Dining Room Volunteers for the weekday noon meals. Must be able to stand for 1 1/2 hours. If interested, contact Activity Director Ranea Johnson at 701-757-4866 or activity@gfseniorcenter.org.

Popcorn Volunteer
Make and sell popcorn. Clean machine after each use. Every other Thursday from 12:20 pm - 2:00 pm. Must be able to work independently and operate hot popcorn popper. Contact Activity Director Ranea Johnson at 701-757-4866 or activity@gfseniorcenter.org if interested in this opportunity. 

Walk-In Clinic SUBSTITUTE Foot Clinic Volunteers - Needed to assist nurses with walk-in clinics when our regular volunteers are gone. Contact our Health Supervisor at 701-757-4868 or health@gfseniorcenter.org.

Tech Volunteers - In order to meet the demand for tech support, we are looking for volunteers to help seniors use smartphones, iPads, tablets, etc. Please contact Ranea Johnson at 701-757-4866 or activity@gfseniorcenter.org if interested.

Additional volunteer opportunities:
     Wrap Silverware
     Assist with Mailings
     Grand Forks Senior Center Library      
     Silvertones (Chorus)               
     Special Events
     Office Help
     Board of Director Member
     Miscellaneous (Contact Ranea Johnson at 701-757-4866 or activity@gfseniorcenter.org)