Please see the following list of job opportunities:
The following job postings are now open to the dates shown or until filled:
Harbor House Shelter - Monitor Substitute -- As Needed to cover scheduled and last minute absences plus one 16-hour position on week-ends.
These positions are within a church-affiliated homeless shelter. The position maintains shelter security, performs clerical and reception duties, and provides general assistance to guests and shelter residents. Minimum starting pay is $8.80/hour. A High School diploma/GED certificate with one year work experience is required. A successful candidate must be a team player, self-starter, and perform well with minimum supervsion, while maintaining client confidentiality. Excellent communication, MS Word, and Excel computer skills are also required. Pease see pdf of job posting linked at the bottom of the page. This is an ongoing recruitment for substitutes until the positions are filled for the week-end positions.
Food Pantry Worker, Ash Street Location, Social Services Department
We need a motivated a self-starter team player able to interview clients, disperse food orders, and maintain accurate records. Additional duties may include arranging for food acquisition, delivery and stocking of food, and preparation of food boxes to be distributed to clients. Position may provide oversight to food pantry volunteers.
Qualifications include high school diploma or equivalent, and one year experience in an office environment. A combination of training and experience may be considered. Applicant must be literate, and have a basic working knowledge of computers to be able enter and retrieve data from a database. Good organization skills, ability to maintain confidentiality, communicate well with diverse cultures, and work with minimal supervision are needed for this position. Hands on working knowledge of MS Word and Excel is a plus.
Minimum pay is $8.80/hour with pro-rated paid leave, and after one year, enrollment in a pension plan. Please attach résumé with application. Some lifting is required. Applications will be accepted until 11.30.15. A copy of the job posting is located in the pdf found at the bottom of this webpage.
Thrift Stores Store Worker/Truck Helper/Janitorial Position
We need a motivated self-starter able to contribute to a team effort to function as both store worker and truck helper riding on the truck and driving the truck for our church affiliated thrift stored. A 24-hour position is available at present. Minimum starting pay is $7.98/hour. High school diploma/GED with 1 year related work experience. Class E driver license, and a safe driving record is a plus. Some heavy lifting is required, with some of the work outside in winter and summer. Expected closing dates are until filled. Please see pdf of job posting linked at the bottom of the page.
Seasonal Christmas Employment - 2015
Columbia Corps, Christmas Kettle Driver
As needed Morning, Afternoon, and Evening Shifts now through Christmas Season -- Seasonal/Temporary, accepting applications from October 1st to November 1st or until filled. At least 3 positions are needed.
The position is during the Christmas Red Kettle season serving as a driver transporting bell ringers to and from sites, transporting monies to the bank for deposit, checking on ringing sites as directed, and helping establish a liaison with store managers. The kettle driver ensures that ringers are clean and presentable to the public, provides aprons, badges, kettles, and bells to ringers. The driver coordinates with Kettle Coordinator and Corps Officer on disciplinary issues, helps with paid kettle worker timesheets, and other duties. Salary at $7.75/hour.
Qualifications include good driving record with one year experience and good knowledge of roads in the bell ringing locations. Must have a minimum Class E for Missouri license, and pass TSA MVR check, as well as be bondable. The expected closing date is November 1st, or until filled.
Columbia Corps, Christmas Kettle Coordinator
As needed up to 40 hours per week mid-October through Christmas Season -- Seasonal/Temporary, accepting applications October 1st to November 1st or until filled.
The position is during the Christmas Red Kettle season serving to further the mission of The Salvation Army by managing the day to day operations of the Bell Ringing Campaign. Duties include scheduling, placement, and monitoring of volunteer and paid kettle workers, and the delivery, returning, and securing of Christmas kettles and the day's collections. The position maintains records including timesheets, reporting number of paid and volunteer bell ringers, and recording numbers of hours worked. The position works closely with Corps officers and staff. Position may be involved in hiring process taking and processing bell ringer applications.
Qualifications include high school diploma or GED with one year work experience with some supervisory experience. Salary up to $8.00 depending upon qualifications. Applicant must have some knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, pass TSA MVR check, have a Class E driver license, and must be bondable. A clean driving record with the Missouri Class E driver's license may possibly increase duties to overlap with the kettle driver positions as well as seasonal errands. The expected closing date is November 1st or until filled.
Qualified applicants please stop by:
The Salvation Army Columbia Corps
1108 West Ash Street
Columbia, Missouri 65203
Monday through Friday 9 AM to 11 AM and 1 PM to 4 PM to fill out an application. Applicants may also print out the online pdf application and voluntary applicant data form below, and either mail or bring them both to the Corps Office at 1108 West Ash Street. Job postings are also in pdf format below for your reference.