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The Nutrition Services Branch is committed to promoting healthy food choices through school meals and nutrition education for the students of Long Beach Unified School District. Our team of food and nutrition professionals is dedicated to providing students with nutritious meals to support their academic success.

Attention Adults!

We are currently hiring for Nutrition Services Worker!

Position pays: $15.002 - $18.595 per hour

Part- time position

Benefits can include: Paid Sick Leave, Paid Vacation, Retirement Benefits,

and Promotional Growth Opportunities

Permanent and Substitute (on-call or as needed) positions available


How to Apply:

Complete an application online today by visiting:

Select  the link for Nutrition Services Worker under Employment Opportunities

Reach out to the Nutrition Services HR Team with any questions at: (562) 427-7923 or or reach out to Personnel Commission at (562) 435-5708.


Attention High School Students!

We are looking for Cafeteria Student Assistants!

Are you looking for a paid part-time job while going to school?

Position pays $15.00 per hour

Gain experience in the food industry

Gain customer service experience

Learn how to run a point of sale (POS)


  • 15 years or older
  • LBUSD High School Student (in-person learning only)
  • Work Permit
  • Photo ID & Social Security Card
  • Complete application
  • Follow dress code
  • Follow food safety guidelines

How to Apply:

  • Download fillable application on the Nutrition Services Website OR request an application from your school’s Cafeteria Supervisor
  • Submit all completed forms to your school’s Cafeteria Supervisor

Reach out to your school’s Cafeteria Supervisor with any questions or reach out to our Nutrition Services HR Team: (562) 427-7923 or

Download the fillable application for Cafeteria Student Assistants here

Free Meals at Community-Based Organizations

Use the Food Finders Food Pantry Locator to find additional food resources near you. Additional food options are also available through the Long Beach Rescue Mission and Help Me Help You

Check out our Online Meal Application!  
You can fill out a meal application for free or reduced-priced meals at:

This application is Smart-Phone friendly and

is available in English and Spanish.

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MySchoolBucks Online Payment Center     My School Bucks Logo

Long Beach Unified School District has an online Payment Center with MySchoolBucks where parents may pre-pay for student meals and check account balances.

Start here and follow the instructions to create your account today with MySchoolBucks!

Nutrition Services Branch offices are located in the Nutrition Center at:

3333 Airport Way
Long Beach, CA 90806

Phone: (562) 427-7923

Fax: (562) 988-0263

We are open Monday through Friday, except for District holidays and furlough days.

Office hours: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

Warehouse delivery hours: 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM, no appointment needed

Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.


Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.


To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at:, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:


  1. mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410; or
  2. fax:
    (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
  3. email:


This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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Department Info

Department Address
3333 Airport Way
Long Beach, CA 90806

Department Phone
Phone: (562) 427-7923

Earned Income Tax Credit Information

Notice: The California Revenue and Taxation Code (RTC) Section 19853(b) requires local educational agencies (LEA) that operate the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) to annually notify households about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Information Act.

More information on the Earned Income Tax Credit Information Act.