Career Opportunities

WAREHOUSE WORKER

West Virginia Rescue Ministries (Union Mission of Fairmont) is a Christian faith-based rescue ministry, homeless shelter, soup kitchen, and thrift store. We are searching for a dedicated, committed Christian to serve in the warehouse of our thrift store. You must be able to climb and descend stairs repeatedly and lift up to 50 lbs. You also must have the ability to operate a forklift safely and effectively. These are some of the responsibilities of the job:

Sorting through clothing and various other types of donations

Maintaining organization of warehouse

Loading worn clothes and rags into bailer

Assisting with donation drop-offs and pick-ups, as needed

Completing various tasks assigned by Executive Director and/or Thrift Store Manager

If you are personable and responsible, and have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please submit your resume with a cover letter briefly describing how you believe you are qualified to engage in Christian ministry . Resumes submitted without the required cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $8.75 /hour

Required education:

High school or equivalent

 

MINISTRY COOK

West Virginia Rescue Ministries (Union Mission of Fairmont) is a Christian faith-based rescue ministry, homeless shelter, kitchen, and thrift store. We are searching for a dedicated, committed Christian to minister as a cook and food server. Our kitchen serves three meals a day, 365 days per year. Weekends and holidays are required . You must have or be able to obtain a food handler’s card. Prior experience preparing and serving large quantities of food is desirable. These are some of the responsibilities of the job:

Plan and prepare well-balanced, nourishing meals in volume using available ingredients;
Supervise & direct volunteers and/or resident kitchen assistants;
Serve meals to Mission residents and others who are homeless and hungry;
Exhibit kindness and compassion to those who come to us for a meal;
Knowledge of seasonings & their health benefits is a plus
The position requires the ability to stand, walk, and climb stairs, and the ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.
If you are hard-working, reliable, and have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please apply with your resume and a cover letter briefly describing how you believe you are qualified to engage in Christian ministry. Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $8.75 /hour

Required education:
High school or equivalent

 

 

MINISTRY DESK ATTENDANT

West Virginia Rescue Ministries (Union Mission of Fairmont) is a Christian faith-based rescue ministry, homeless shelter, kitchen, and thrift store. We are searching for a dedicated, committed Christian to minister as a desk attendant (24 – 40 hrs/week). Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays. These are some of the responsibilities of the job:

Answer the phone for all incoming calls, and direct calls to the appropriate staff member;
Monitor client sign-in/sign-out;
Assist with client intake procedures;
Prepare monthly mailings.
If you are reliable, pay attention to details, and have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please apply with your resume and a cover letter briefly describing how you believe you are qualified to engage in Christian ministry. Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

Salary: $8.75 /hour

Required education:
High school or equivalent

 

 

 

MINISTRY DORM MONITOR (FEMALE ONLY)

West Virginia Rescue Ministries (Union Mission of Fairmont) is a Christian faith-based rescue ministry, homeless shelter, kitchen, and thrift store. We are searching for dedicated, committed Christian females to minister in our women’s shelter either evening shift (4:00 pm – 12:00 am) or midnight shift (12:00 am – 8:00 am ). Some weekends will be required . You must be able to climb and descend stairs repeatedly. These are some of the responsibilities of the job:

Assure that rules are followed;
Provide assistance to clients as needed (replenish supplies, etc.)
Help ready rooms and dorm for occupancy.
If you are personable and responsible, and have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please submit your resume with a cover letter describing how you believe you are qualified to engage in Christian ministry. Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

Salary: $8.75 /hour

Required education:
High school or equivalent

 

 

MINISTRY DORM MONITOR (MALE ONLY)

West Virginia Rescue Ministries (Union Mission of Fairmont) is a Christian faith-based rescue ministry, homeless shelter, kitchen, and thrift store. We are searching for a dedicated, committed Christian male to minister in our men’s shelter for the evening shift (4:00 pm – 12:00 am). Some weekends will be required. You must be able to climb and descend stairs repeatedly. These are some of the responsibilities of the job:

Assure that rules are followed;
Provide assistance to clients as needed (replenish supplies, etc.);
Help ready rooms and dorm for occupancy.
If you are personable and responsible, and you have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, please apply with your resume and a cover letter briefly describing how you believe you are qualified to engage in Christian ministry. Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

Salary: $8.75 /hour

Required education:
High school or equivalent