Facebook  Twitter  Twitter  Youtube  Pintrest


Employment at Denver Rescue Mission

Denver Rescue Mission is changing lives in the name of Christ by meeting people at their physical and spiritual points of need with the goal of returning them to society as productive, self-sufficient citizens.  Denver Rescue Mission is committed to the foundational doctrines of the Christian faith, and affirms the Apostle’s Creed without reservation.  Denver Rescue Mission is committed to meeting the needs of the poor and homeless within reach of its ministry by providing the following:

  • Share the message of the gospel of Jesus Christ to the lost.
  • Services which will meet the immediate needs of those seeking assistance.
  • Programs of rehabilitation to those people who are willing to modify their destructive lifestyles for long range social productivity.
  • Be an advocate for the poor and needy through public education and awareness.
  • Assistance to the community and other agencies in aiding the poor and needy in their own and other institutional environments.
  • Administrative excellence and integrity as caretakers of our God-given resources for the purpose of meeting all immediate needs and long term visions in caring for the poor and needy.

Employment Contact

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Denver Rescue Mission

Attn: HR Manager
P.O. Box 5206
Denver, CO 80217
FAX 303.294.9503 or call 303.313.2404
E-mail: HR@DenRescue.org
Please specify the position desired.

Employee Benefits

Company paid medical, dental, life, LTD insurance

Offers 401(k) with 100% match up to 5%.

Accrued paid vacation and sick time, plus holidays and birthday time-off.
Also see internship opportunities.

Learn more about working at the Mission by viewing our blog: blog.denverrescuemission.com.


Best Christian Workplaces

Best Christian Workplaces

Denver Rescue Mission is proud to have achieved certification as a Best Christian Workplace! Best Christian Workplaces Institute recognizes exceptional organizations whose leadership understands that employee engagement results from a flourishing culture and that it drives positive ministry outcomes. ‘

Job Postings

Chef Relief – Part-time floater at Fort Collins Rescue Mission

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a part-time Chef for our Fort Collins Rescue Mission facility located at 316 Jefferson Street, Fort Collins 80524.  Qualified candidates must be willing to hold to and believe in the Christian doctrine of faith.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Maintains stores of food for daily meal services
  • Monthly meal planning and preparation including special events and holidays
  • Training food service staff in appropriate food preparation and practices
  • Supervise resident cook helpers; establish weekly working hours and responsibilities
  • Adhere to USDA and Public Health food preparation standards
  • Oversee all volunteer services as it pertains to kitchen services and procedures

Skills and Requirements:

  • Knowledge and experience in food industry procedures and sanitation codes.
  • Ability and experience cooking in large quantities.
  • Ability to manage and train rotating kitchen helpers.
  • A heart and desire to serve the needy in a Christian environment.
  • Willingness to sign our Christian statement of faith.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with good driving record; must meet minimum requirements for insurability to drive company vehicle.
  • Work variety of hours depending on needs of the Mission.

Interested and qualified candidates may send a resume, cover letter and salary requirements to:

 Email: HR@DenRescue.org

Fax: 303-294-9503, Attn: Human Resources



Phone Outreach Representative (Part-Time Telemarketing)

The Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a part time telemarketing Phone Outreach Representative to work in our outbound call center. This positions reports directly to the Phone Outreach Manager (POM).  Qualified candidates must be willing to hold to and believe in the Christian doctrine of faith.


  • Tele-Fundrasing through assigned campaigns for donations or special projects.
  • Cultivate donor giving with small and medium sized donors through personalized and professional telephone etiquette.
  • Answer donor questions regarding DRM programs, respond to donor complaints, and update donor database record information.
  • Take prayer requests from donors when appropriate.
  • Maintain monthly and daily productivity and pledge goals as set forth by POM.
  • Maintain work schedule set forth by POM.


Work an average of 28 hours per week on the following schedule:

  • Monday through Friday (some flexibility in hours)
  • One late night per week on Mondays until 7 p.m.
  • Six hours every other Saturday


  • Prior call center, customer service or sales experience.
  • Courteous, professional, pleasant telephone skills.
  • Basic computer skills with database experience.
  • Ability to spend long hours in confined space.
  • Strong Christian ethic with the desire to pray with donors, as well as ability to sign our Mission Statement of Faith in Jesus Christ.

Interested and qualified candidates may email resume and cover letter to ELawrence@DenRescue.org or fax to 303-294-9503.



Facility Assistant - Part-Time Relief Staff - Fort Collins Rescue Mission location

The regular Facility Assistant will help oversee rehabilitation program for adult, all male residents in their work responsibilities including serving as spiritual mentor, enforcing facility rules, maintaining safety and security of facility, maintaining cleanliness standards, conducting random UA/BA’s, and overseeing resident’s performance of daily work schedule. 

HOURS: This position works as needed on a variable shift to relieve existing staff for vacations, sick days, or to assist in special events.  No guaranteed hours per week.


  • High School Diploma or GED with at least 1-year relevant experience.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Ability to resolve conflict while maintaining composure under pressure.
  • Ability to understand and enforce house rules for the benefit of the facility and the program participants.
  • Strong Christian ethic with ability to work with people of diverse cultural, educational and religious backgrounds.
  • Basic computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with good record; must meet requirements for insurability in order to drive Mission vehicles.
  • Only male applicants will be considered due to nature of male-only program.

Work location is 316 Jefferson Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524.  Please apply by sending cover letter and resume to E-mail: HR@DenRescue.org.


Driver - Ministry Outreach facility

FUNCTIONMake pick-ups and deliveries between multiple sites using company vehicles; basic maintenance, safety inspections and fueling of vehicles; maintain mileage reports; and attend staff meetings.


  • Must possess a valid Colorado driver’s license
  • Must have a good driving record and be insurable
  • Must be a minimum of age 23
  • Neat, clean appearance and friendly personality
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Ability to speak and understand basic English language

HOURS40 flexible hours per week between 7:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday

SALARY/BENEFITSStarting salary $11.40 per hour plus 90% company paid medical – offers dental, employer paid Life and LTD insurance, 401(k) retirement plan w/100% match, 125 Flexible Spending Account, paid vacation, sick, & holidays.

Please email cover letter, salary requirements and resume to: HR@DenRescue.org



Oversight and supervision of all accounting operations; internal and external reporting including financial reports for senior leadership and board of directors; managing financial staff by coaching, counseling disciplining, planning, monitoring and appraising; analysis and projections on monthly and annual financial statements, budgets, investments and cash positions; develop, maintain and implement financial policies and procedures; business strategy and financial planning by developing and implementing annual operating and capital budgets.

SALARY:  Commensurate with level of experience.

BENEFITS: 90% company paid medical, optional dental, company paid life insurance & LTD, 401(k) w/100% match, 125 Flexible Spending Account, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation/sick/ holidays.

HOURS: Monday & Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m


  • BA degree or higher in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5 years accounting and/or finance; 7-10 years preferred
  • Prefer 3-years of non-profit experience
  • CPA or CMA Certificate desired
  • Management experience required
  • Requires continuing education units of 20-40 hours annually.

Send cover letter, salary requirements and resume to:   HR@DenRescue.org



Volunteer Coordinator - Lawrence Street Facility


The Denver Rescue Mission, a Christian faith-based organization, is seeking a full time, non-exempt Volunteer Coordinator. Work location is 1130 Park Avenue West, Denver.  Qualified candidates must be willing to hold to the Christian doctrine of the Denver Rescue Mission.  Requires working with short-term, long-term and community service volunteer groups. 

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, coordinate, and oversee community volunteers, interns and visitors
  • Conduct orientations, training and supervision of volunteer groups
  • Develop and implement volunteers in preparation for special events
  • Develop, maintain and provide leadership for all volunteers
  • Conduct tours of the facility
  • Create reports on volunteer hours/activities, and maintain volunteer records

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including occasional Saturdays, Sundays and some holidays for special events/activities.
  • Good customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Strong Christian ethic with ability to work with people of diverse cultural, educational and religious backgrounds.
  • Must be a self-starter who is highly organized, flexible and committed to serving.
  • Possess a heart for ministry to low-income population.
  • Strong computer experience with proficiency in MS Office Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Willingness to work a variable schedule mornings, weekends and some evenings as needed.
  • Male candidates only due to all-male program in dormitory living environment.

Interested and qualified candidates may send a resume, cover letter and salary requirements to FAX: 303-294-9503 E-MAIL: HR@denrescue.org


Denver Rescue Mission

3501 E. 46th Avenue
Denver, CO 80216
Telephone: 303.297.1815
Fax: 303.295.1566
e-Mail: info@denrescue.org