Please see the following list of job opportunities:
The following job postings are now open to the dates shown or until filled:
Thrift Stores Store Worker/Cashier Position, Two Positions at 20-hours/week, Other Positions "As Needed"
We need a motivated self-starter able to contribute to a team effort with the ability to perform all functions of a thrift store worker. This includes but is no limited to: recording sales transactions in cash register, handling cash, making change for purchased items, reconciling drawer at shift end and documenting the day's sales manually to paper forms, processing credit card sales, working with customers; lifting and carrying donated/purchased items; clothes sorting operations; stocking, pricing and placing items for sale; etc. The majority of the work done in the position will be of the physical labor type. Basic communication and math skills are required.
The job does involve physical labor with typical lifting of 5 pounds, sometimes 25 up to 50 pounds, and may frequently move over 50 pounds with dolly/cart/truck. A high school diploma/equivalent diploma and 1 year related work experience is desired. Two year's experience is required without HS diploma/equivalent. Individual must be able to take instruction well, be bondable, make change, and work sometimes with minimal supervision. Minimum starting salary is $7.98/hour. Expected closing date is 06.13.14, or until filled. Please see pdf of the job posting linked at the bottom of this webpage.
Harbor House Shelter Week End Cook, and "As Needed" Cook Substitute. These are two positions, one for week end cook, and a cook substitute. Accepting applications until filled. Positions do not receive benefits.
We need a motivated self-starter able to contribute to a team effort to function as Week End Shelter Cook (1st Position) - needed on weekends for a church-affiliated homeless shelter. We also need an "As Needed" on call Substitute Cook (2nd Position). Minimum starting pay is $8.38. A High School diploma/GED with 1 year of related work experience cooking for large groups (30-50) is required. Please see pdf of job posting linked at the bottom of the page.
Duties will include healthy operation of kitchen and dining area, adherence to weekly menu plans, reporting food and supply needs to the supervisor, preparation and serving of meals, and clean-up of kitchen and dining area. Position will remain open until filled.
Harbor House Shelter - Monitor Substitute -- As Needed to cover scheduled and last minute absences, and Week End Saturday/Sunday Monitor Positions.
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.
Columbia Corps Custodian & Groundskeeper Position
This is a Part Time 24- Hour/Week Position With Paid Leave and Pension Plan, with an anticipated closing date of 06.04.14 or until filled.
We need a motivated self-starter able to contribute to a team effort maintaining the Columbia Corps physical plant and grounds. Housekeeping duties include dusting, window washing, cleaning restrooms, emptying trash, vacuuming, and carpet and vinyl floor tile cleaning and maintenance including stripping and waxing. Other duties include changing HVAC filters, light bulbs in fixtures and emergency lights. Grounds work includes yard work, trash removal, raking leaves, snow removal, and lawn mowing as needed. Applicant is expected to maintain order in janitorial area, maintain supplies, be knowledgeable of cleaning techniques and chemicals, and maintain janitorial equipment. Applicant will assist in preparation of rooms for Corps Programs, luncheons, and meetings. Applicant will be responsible for some pickups and deliveries. Applicant will also be responsible for Corps vehicle maintenance and help office manager maintain vehicle records. Applicant may supervise community service volunteers.
Qualifications include High School Diploma or GED with 1-yeaar related experience. Applicant must be able to read and understand job description, cleaning instructions, and material safety data sheets. Individual must be able to take instruction well, possess excellent communication skills to communicate with staff and visitors to the facility as well as in public when representing TSA. A Class E driver's license is required. Minimum starting salary is $7.98/hour. Expected closing date is 06.04.14, or until filled. Please see pdf of the job posting linked at the bottom of this webpage.
Food Pantry Worker, Columbia Social Services Department
This Food Pantry Worker is a part time 20-hour per week position, at our Columbia Social Services Department, with an anticipated closing date of 09.08.13.
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 09.08.13. A copy of the job posting is located in the pdf found at the bottom of this webpage.
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.