LatinoNet Announcements 5-8-18

Attached please find the flyer for a Rethink Your Drink Day event planned at Eureka Grocery Outlet. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16. Please help us spread the word with our attached English & Spanish flyer.

37th Annual Six Rivers Running Club's
Atalanta's Victory Run & Walk  

Sunday, May 13th at 10 a.m.

  • This is an ALL Women Event on Mother's Day.  

  • 2 mile run & walk or 8K run & walk

  • Course starts at finishes at the Arcata Co-op.  This flat course through the Arcata Bottoms.  Easy and fun for all generations!  Awards given for 5-year age groups, top three winners in the Stroller Division, and 2- & 3-generation divisions.  Ribbons and flowers given to all finishers!

  • Fees:  $20 for 13 and older; $10 for 12 and under.

  • Visit 6RRC website at for on-line registration or email Race Coordinator Marlene Allen at more information.

  • Pre-Race Day Registration:  Pick-up and late registration in front of the Arcata Co-op on Friday, May 11th from 3:00-5:00 p.m.  Race Day Registration:  8:00-9:30 a.m.  

Proceeds support the Breast and GYN Health Project and local running teams.

SUPPORT HUMBOLDT COUNTY'S ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS!  English Express is proud to host its first annual English Express Benefit on Sunday, May 20, 5-7pm, at the Sequoia Conference Center, Eureka.  Enjoy an evening with dinner served by Pachanga Mexican Restaurant, live entertainment, no-host bar, dessert auction, silent auction and dutch raffle. On behalf of the English Express students, thank you for your patronage. This event is all about teamwork and community involvement and would not be successful without your support.  Let’s ensure the continuation of English Express classes for Humboldt County’s adult English language learners!  Purchase tickets at:  Questions?  707-443-5021

Rapid Response Network Hotline

Please find below flyers for the Hotline of the Rapid Response Network in Humboldt. There is also information on how to use the line.

In April and May, we have three trainings where the community can learn what the rapid response network is, know their rights and how to observe a raid and participate if they want. We also offer these trainings by request for groups of 10 or more people. This form is where you can register. This is also on our facebook page!

Brenda Urueta
Community Organizer - Coastal Humboldt
True North Organizing Network
363 Indianola Road, Bayside, CA 95524
(707) 318-0188

Please take a moment to answer LatinoNet's brief survey to help us set our priorities for the coming year.  We would like your input on what  activities are most important and useful to our members. 

We appreciate you taking the time!

Job Announcements- lots of jobs 

Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods

Program Specialist
Application Deadline: 5/25/18

Executive Director
Hours per week: 40
Application Deadline: 5/25/18

County of Humboldt

For all listings

The Department of Health & Human Services has several great entry level or near entry-level positions open.  Full details on attached documents.  Please share with anyone you know who wants a fulfilling job with excellent benefits.  These may be great options for people looking for a career change.  Spread the word.

  • Mental Health Worker I Starts at $13.54/hr, apply by 5/11Minimum Qualifications: A typical way to obtain the knowledge and skills outlined above is: Two years of patient care services or related experience preferably in a health care or mental health setting. Some college level coursework in psychology or a related subject is desirable.

Medical Office Assistant I - Public Health Starts at $13.41/hr, apply by 5/17/18. Minimum qualifications: A typical way to obtain the knowledge and skills outlined above is one year of general clerical office support experience. 

The DHHS Public Health Oral Health program is recruiting for a medical office assistant (see attached). Help keep grant materials and oral health supplies organized, take minutes for meetings, and follow-up with our partners as needed.  Enthusiasm, attention to detail and a team player are very important. Of course, excellent communication skills, some experience with oral health/dentistry, and Spanish language skills would be very help. Please help share the recruitment information.

Please note there are several recruitments for an MOA. Be sure to choose the Public Health one if the candidate in interested in oral health.     

  • Social Services Aide (MSS) Starts at $13.54/hr, apply by 5/10. Minimum Qualifications: Equivalent to completion of two (2) years of college, including fifteen (15) semester units in social welfare, social/human service, sociology, or other social or behavioral science; OR


Two (2) years of full-time experience comparable to the Homemaker or Vocational Assistant classification; OR

Two (2) years of full-time experience in a public or private Social Services agency providing services to disadvantaged adults or children;

  • Social Worker I (MSS) Starts at $17.73/hr, apply by 5/10. Minimum Qualifications: Pattern 1: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university;


Pattern 2: Successful completion of thirty (30) college semester units (45 quarter units) from an accredited college or university, including fifteen (15) semester units (22.5 quarter units) in social welfare, social/human services, sociology, or other social or behavioral science*;


One (1) year of full-time experience in the Social Service Aide, Eligibility Worker II, Employment and Training Worker II or comparable classification; OR Three (3) years of full-time experience providing direct client services

If you are interested in county employment but the above jobs aren’t the right fit:Submit online “interest cards” to get notifications of positions that become available: you choose areas of interest.  See Main Humboldt page
Job Descriptions/Job “interest cards” on the left bar.

Library Assistant I
Eureka, CA
Full-time - $24,373.44 - $31,276.56 annually. Closes 5/18/18


City of Arcata Bus Driver Job Description   Employment Application
Deadline: 5/11/18

Communications Manager
Please help us spread the word about this exciting job opportunity. Application Deadline:  Friday, May 25, 2018
Click Here to Apply!

Humboldt State University jobs: