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Volunteer at AltaOne!

If you are passionate about helping the community,
we want to talk to you! 

As the leading not-for-profit member-owned financial cooperative in the Eastern Sierra and Kern County, volunteers play an integral role in the credit union. AltaOne serves a vast area with a diverse population, and we are always looking for volunteers that represent the geographical, cultural and uniqueness of our membership.

Board of Directors

The purpose of AltaOne’s Board of Directors is to ensure that the credit union follows its mission and reaches its long-term goals in the best interest of the membership. All members of the Board of Directors are volunteers, elected by the membership at our Annual Meeting. 

The Board of Directors is responsible for ensuring the members of the credit union are confident in their institution and the way it provides for their financial needs. They provide effective governance and leadership and ongoing oversight to ensure the financial soundness and sustainability of their credit union.

Supervisory Committee

The purpose of AltaOne’s Supervisory Committee is to ensure the that the financial statements are accurate and fairly present the financial condition of the credit union; and management practices and procedures safeguard member’s assets. All members of the Supervisory Committee are volunteers, elected by the Board of Directors and take office at our Annual Meeting. 

Expectations of a Volunteer

  • Believe in the credit union’s mission, vision, and philosophy
  • Have a willingness to learn
  • Attend regular monthly meetings
  • ​Actively promote the credit union
  • Be a team player and act in the best interest of the membership
  • Able to commit 5-8 hours per month to perform board duties, or 2-3 hours per month to perform committee duties


  • Be a member in good standing
  • No immediate family member is a paid employee of the credit union
  • Pass background check

How to Apply

Complete the Volunteer Application and submit it to VolunteerApplications@AltaOne.net. The Volunteer Application is available here.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and held until an open position becomes available.

All positions are volunteer positions. Credit unions are not-for-profit financial cooperatives. Board members and Supervisory Committee members are unpaid officials.