Clif Bar & Company

About Clif Bar & Company

Clif Bar was born on a bike. In 1990, Gary Erickson set off on a 175-mile bike ride. Exhausted and hungry, he realized he couldn’t take another bite of the energy bars he brought along. At that moment he now calls ‘the epiphany,’ he had the idea to make a better tasting energy bar.

Today, Gary and Kit, husband and wife team, continue to lead Clif Bar’s innovative business model. Guided by Five Aspirations – Sustaining our People, our Business, our Brands, our Community and the Planet – Clif Bar is a family- and employee-owned company that loves food. We believe that food provides health, joy, and energy to do the things we are passionate about. The food we create is good for people and the planet.

We believe that happy, healthy people create the best food. We want to help our people live the lives they want to live so we’ve created an environment where our people can grow and succeed both personally and professionally. We strive to:

• Create a company culture that inspires and supports our people in and outside work.
• Sustain our people with competitive pay and benefits, holistic wellness offerings, and other innovative benefits.
• Hire the right people for the right positions and support them to grow in their current and future roles.

Working at Clif Bar is a chance to make impactful changes. To your career. To your community. To the planet. And, to your life!

Come make a difference. Join the Clif Bar Baking Team!


eCommerce Marketing Intern

June 2020 - August 2020 Emeryville, CA
“It was a great, hands-on learning experience with a lot of opportunities to connect with different branches of the company. ”

Clif Bar Crew Member

July 2018 Denver, CO
“Amazing company to work for!”
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