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(650) 347-3648

If you are in need of food, medical services, shelter, or any of our counseling or referral services, please contact our client service department at the number above to schedule an appointment.
Do you need Financial Assistance? Click here to Apply.


Food Hours
Monday – Friday
9 am – 4 pm
9 am – 12 pm

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(650) 347-3648

Si necesita alimentos, servicios médicos, de cualquiera de nuestra consejería, o servicios de referencia por favor contacte nuestro departamento de servicio al cliente al número que aparece arriba y haga una cita.

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Distribución de Alimentos
Lunes – Viernes
9 am – 4 pm
Jueves 9 am – 12 pm

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(650) 347-3648






Samaritan House is San Mateo County’s leading non-profit that brings a new level of hope, dignity, and empowerment to people living in poverty as we fulfill their immediate needs and guide them to self-reliance.

We do this with the help of our dedicated staff and volunteers. At Samaritan House we strive for excellence and leverage community resources to find and implement creative solutions for our community’s needs.

We believe in providing our team with supportive work environments and opportunities for development. We offer excellent opportunities for individuals with proven strong, creative, results-driven leadership skills and excellent work ethics who love working with people of diverse backgrounds. Samaritan House seeks to create a caring, compassionate community that helps our neighbors in-need.


Under the general supervision of the Data Quality Manager, the Data Entry Specialist reviews case files for integrity and consistency; enters Government Grant related data into the County HMIS/CORE Database and various Samaritan House databases including Salesforce; maintains the physical case files; assists in the evaluation of data quality, conducts data exception analysis and makes the appropriate data corrections. Conducts reporting as needed.

Preferred and Required skills for success of this position include but are not limited to the following. In some cases, long term experience may substitute for Education.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Data or Business Administration or related experience in Data Management.

Experience- Minimum 2 years’ experience with

  • Data Enty, Data Management and Reporting. Working with various Databases. Experience with Salesforce Data Management Systems is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated skills in timely and efficient data entry, collection and analysis. Preferred experience with data manipulation, analysis, data quality assessment, data exceptions reviews and cleanup.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (excel, word, etc.) and Zoom; Excellent database and reporting skills.
  • Proven ability to be highly organized, strong analytical skills, detail oriented and maintain excellent documentation. Strong time management skills, multi-tasking skills and ability to learn quickly. Ability to meet deadlines and complete all work in a timely manner (within required deadlines at times with short notice).
  • Excellent time management skills required. Able to work in a fast-paced environment with various hard deadlines with short notice

For more information, please click here Data Specialist

Client Services and Programs

The department you are interested in has no openings at this time. Please take a look at the other openings or check in again soon!

We will post positions as they become available.

Free Health Care Clinics

The diabetes care and education specialist (DCES) delivers comprehensive and seamless services that bridge the gap and integrate clinical and self-management aspects of diabetes and cardiometabolic care. The DCES is an integral part of the interprofessional team and provides collaborative, comprehensive and person-centered care, and education conducive to behavior change and improved quality of life across the lifespan. The DCES supports and advocates for people affected by diabetes to optimize quality care. The DCES promotes self-management to achieve individualized behavioral and treatment goals that reduce risks and optimize health outcomes. This position may have three collaborative positions providing oversight toward the success of this role- the Medical Director and two Associate Medical Directors. This position is grant funded.

Please note our preferred and in some cases required qualifications for this position:

Preferred Education, Licenses and certifications to be presented at time of hire –

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Dietetics/Nutrition/Pharmacy
  • Licensed Dietitian in California
  • Certified Diabetes Educator

Preferred Experience- Minimum 1 year of experience in the following:

  • Diabetes self-management education and support experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of Diabetes Technology

Other Skills and Expertise –

  • Bilingual and Bicultural English and Spanish required.
  • Excellent professional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong emotional intelligence skills.
  • Knowledge of social and economic problems pertaining to low-income, culturally diverse and underserved populations. Demonstrated knowledge of Samaritan House’s target service population is helpful.

For more information, please click here Diabetes Educator

Food Services

Duties –

  • Operate agency vehicles (box trucks and vans). Drive, transport and deliver agency inventory and
    equipment including but not limited to food, donations or other assigned items as scheduled to and from
    various locations in the San Francisco Bay Area and Samaritan House facilities.
  • Operate Vehicles and Drive in compliance with all CA driving laws
  • Transportation Coordinator Assistance
  • Coordinate, collect, load and unload program donations as scheduled
  • Assist Transportation Coordinator with Holiday Programs- Work with Executive Assistant and Volunteer
    department for coordination of holiday program pickups or other special events.
  • Ensure efficient communications- Check emails, phones etc. Ensure appropriate communications with
    Agency and destinations to ensure timely operations
  • Physically load and unload all inventory/donations/food to and from the vehicles for delivery


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid current California driver’s license
  • 5 years’ experience with box trucks 10’, 16’, 18’
  • Experience using truck loading and unloading devices including but not limited to hand dollies,
    hydraulic pallet dollies, hydraulic lifts, hydraulic truck tailgate lifts.

For more information, please click here Driver

Shelter Services

Under the supervision of the Shelter Operations Manager, the Agency’s Housing Liaison will engage community landlords/ property owners as effective partners to assist clients in obtaining housing. This position will preserve and expand the quality and quantity of available affordable permanent housing options for people facing homelessness as well as increase opportunities for formerly homeless individuals and families to maintain housing by providing communication and mediation between owners/landlords, tenants/applicants, and social service agencies as needed to remove barriers to maintaining housing. Hard Copy and Digital Files, client records, data entry, data management and reporting will be closely monitored and maintained. This position is responsible for ensuring that outcomes and reporting required and promised to funders is completed in a timely basis. This position will monitor the progress of the program to ensure compliance. Position requires excellent customer services delivery when interacting with our clients as well as internal and external partners. Bilingual proficiency in English and Spanish is very helpful. Position requires an individual who can exercise excellent professionalism, compassion and maintain tight professional boundaries with all constituents.
While employees may be assigned a specific job site and shift, all final candidates must be able to work in all Shelter Service Location Sites (San Mateo, South San Francisco, Redwood City) and have the flexibility to work Day, Swing, Grave shifts as needed in a 24/7 Operation.
This position is grant funded and will exist as long as the grant sustaining this position is supported.

Please note our preferred and in some cases required qualifications for this position:
REQUIRED Education, Licenses and certifications to be presented at time of hire–

  • Preferred 4 your college degree in social services, human services or related field

REQUIRED Experience- Minimum 2 years of experience in the following:

  • Direct Landlord Liaison / Housing locator work or related experience
  • Experience working Property managers, landlords or real estate agents
  • Experience working with vulnerable populations including homeless populations
  • Experience with property leasing processes
  • Preferred knowledge in public relations, sales and/or marketing
  • Prior experience in housing location work, social services work, program development and homeless programming work
  • Previous experience with Public Relations, Sales, Marketing and/or Real Estate is helpful

For more information, please click here Shelter Service Housing Liaison

Under the supervision of the Shelter Services Operations Manager, all Shelter Resident Specialists (also known as Program Aides) regardless of status (Temporary to Regular; On Call to Full Time) coordinate the orderly operation of Samaritan House’s Shelter Services Sites and facilitate the delivery of quality services to clients. This position also works with vendors and community support services to support the Agency’s Shelter Services program needs and the needs of our clients. Samaritan House Shelter Services Program has three Shelter Sites- Safe Harbor Shelter located in South San Francisco, El Camino House located in San Mateo and Pacific Emergency Services located in Redwood City. Safe Harbor Shelter is a 90-bed congregate shelter for homeless adults. Pacific Emergency Services is a 70+ Room non-congregate Hotel Shelter Program. El Camino House is a 45+room non-congregate Hotel Shelter Program. Our clients in our programs include individuals experiencing various forms of crisis, including some of whom have substance abuse problems and/or mental illness. Samaritan House Shelter Services seek to provide the assistance clients need to regain their self-sufficiency. Shelter Resident Specialists (also known as Program Aides) are responsible for assuring delivery of excellent services, the security and safety of clients as well as safe environments including our properties, facilities and building during each assigned shift. Each Shelter Resident Specialist/Program Aide will follow a specified set of protocols to ensure all assigned tasks are completed throughout each shift. All Shelter Services employees regardless of role must have flexible schedules to support the 24/7 operations of the program- this includes Early Morning, Day, Afternoon, Evening, Swing and Grave Shifts. All Program Aides work in teams of two or more depending on shift and need.


Preferred Requirements include but are not limited to:


  • AA in Non-Profit Administration, Human Services or related field
  • Minimum Education is GED or High School Diploma

EXPERIENCE – 1-2 years of experience in the following

  • Working in a congregate or non-congregate residential facility- Shelter Experience
  • Familiarity and experience working with dual-diagnosed individuals; mental health and or substance abuse issues.
  • Knowledge, Experience and Commitment to housing and homeless issues is essential. Knowing how to navigate and support individuals in crisis or experiencing homelessness

For more information, please click here Program Aide, Shelter Services

Worker Resource Center

The department you are interested in has no openings at this time. Please take a look at the other openings or check in again soon!

We will post positions as they become available.

Ready to Apply?

Please submit an Employment Application to the address listed below. Alternatively, you can also email a copy of your cover letter, resume and employment application to [email protected]
Faxes should be sent to (650) 294 4336 and attention to the Vice President of Human Resources.

Samaritan House
Vice President of Human Resources
4031 Pacific Blvd.
San Mateo CA 94403

Samaritan House is an Equal Opportunity Employer