Community Christmas Kettle Coordinator The Salvation Army Foothills

Posted on September 6, 2022. Primary Region: Okotoks, AB

Applications Accepted By:
Attention: Debbie Kowalyk
Please no phone calls.

The Salvation Army Thrift Store
PO Box 5430
High River, AB
T1V 1M5

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.

Mission Statement
The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.

Vision Statement
We are an innovative partner, mobilized to share hope wherever there is hardship, building communities that are just and know the love of Jesus.

Core Values
The Salvation Army Canada and Bermuda has four core values:
Hope: We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service: We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity: We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship: We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.


 Recruit, train, direct and work alongside volunteer and paid kettle workers
 Work as a team player and coordinate with The Christmas Coordinator
 Schedule volunteers ensuring all kettle locations are covered daily and respond to emergency absences, etc.
 Contact churches, businesses, and other organizations to fill volunteer spots on kettles
 Keep accurate records using the online Kettle System
 Ensure kettle locations are kept well-stocked with supplies (i.e., literature, giveaways, tiptap battery, etc.)
 Responsible for arranging delivery and pick-up kettles to/from sites daily, ensuring the security of donations
 Represent The Salvation Army in a positive, professional manner
 Post campaign; retrieve all equipment/supplies from various kettle locations
 Prepare and send out thank you letters to various groups
 Perform other Christmas related duties as required
 Must follow all Covid Protocol set out by The Salvation Army

 Understand and support the Mission of The Salvation Army
 Ability to represent the local Salvation Army
 Excellent organizational and logistical skills
 Experience in office administration/office equipment – computer, copier/fax machine
 Computer skills in word processing, poster creation and spread sheets
 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
 Be self-motivation and able to work with minimal supervision
 Obtain mandatory Criminal Police Investigation Check (CPIC) with vulnerable sector check
 Posses a valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence and provides Driver’s Abstract

 Completed High School Grade 12

Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide:
 Background check consent
 A clear vulnerable sector screening
 A clean drivers abstract
 Completion of our online Prasedium Abuse Training and required Health and Safety training
DAYS and HOURS of work: 40 hours a week. Days will vary.

The Salvation Army offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment process. If you are contacted to participate in an interview or screening process, please advise us if you require accommodation.
We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.
Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.


119 Centre St
High River, AB

Job type: Seasonal

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Contact Information

Debbie Kowalyk