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
MISSION AND VALUES:
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.
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.
We are an innovative partner, mobilized to share hope wherever there is hardship, building communities that are just and know the love of Jesus.
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.
POSITION PURPOSE SUMMARY:
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
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: ORGANIZED, FRIENDLY, MULTITASKER.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
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.
Job type: Seasonal