Working at Denver Rescue Mission

Working at Denver Rescue Mission

As a faith-based, charitable non-profit organization, we are committed to providing emergency services as well as rehabilitative and transitional programs to individuals and families experiencing poverty and homelessness in our community.

Since 1892, we've been 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.

All employees are responsible to uphold the policies set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by our Statement of Faith and Ministry Principles.

Available Positions

 

 

Denver Rescue Mission - LSCC - Full-Time Facility Assistant(FA)

Denver Rescue Mission at the Lawrence Street Community Center is seeking a Full-Time Facility Assistant’s . The Facility Assistant ensures the safety and security of shelter, program participants and outside guests. We are looking for an individual who is able to approach this position with a loving and ministerial heart, and able to hold guests and program participants accountable to the rules, policies and procedures. The Facility Assistants must be able to handle conflict professionally and respectfully and maintain composure, and Christ-like manner at all times even under stressful conditions while working as the only staff member on duty. The position will have some flexibility in hours. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and at least one year of relevant experience.
  • Strong communication skills both written and orally.
  • Flexibility with hours changing to accommodate the needs of the Community Center current schedules are: Three (3) Nights 10:00pm - 6:30am & Two (2) Nights 12:30am - 9:00am
  • Compelled and motivated to provide ministerial assistance to those we serve.
  • Ability to hold appropriate and Biblical boundaries and accountability with those we serve.
  • Ability to resolve conflict Biblically, professionally and respectfully while maintaining composure under pressure.
  • Strong Christian ethic with ability to work with people of diverse cultural, educational, and religious backgrounds.
  • Ability to read, remember and follow precise policies and procedures.
  • Basic working knowledge of Windows software applications and ability to learn SCRIBE system.
  • NOTE: A limited amount of local work related travel may be required.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 124 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

For more information please click here.

Fort Collins Rescue Mission - - Major Gifts Officer

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Major Gifts Officer - FCRM. The Major Gifts Officer is responsible for overseeing the major/middle donor and corporate programs with the primary goal of increasing major and planned gift revenue, maintaining relationships, and advancing their commitment to the Fort Collins Rescue Mission, a ministry of the Denver Rescue Mission.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA degree or higher in Business, Finance, Fundraising or related field, such as Marketing, or equivalent in a combination of work experience and education.
  • Prior sales experience beneficial.
  • Relevant experience in the area of major/middle donor cultivation.
  • Excellent overall written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to be poised, confident, outgoing and energetic.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work effectively with limited administrative support.
  • Must be able to be personally accountable with an open and approachable attitude.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

Employee Benefits

  • Health
  • Healthcare coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union
  • Dental coverage options
  • Employer paid term life insurance and long-term disability
  • Optional accident, disability, and medical bridge coverage
  • Retirement
  • 401(k) retirement plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match up to 5%*
  • Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips
  • 9 paid holidays per year including birthday off with pay
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid Mission trip benefit after 5 years of service
  • 1 paid day off for spiritual refreshment
  • Family and Education
  • Child adoption at $1,000 per child
  • Tuition reimbursement benefit at $1,000 per year
  • Rewards
  • $25 gift card to every staff member on their annual anniversary date
  • Celebrate hallmark anniversaries (5/10/15/20 years) with progressive rewards
For more information please click here.

Denver Rescue Mission - - Mentor Coordinator

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Mentor Coordinator. The Mentor Coordinator primary responsibilities include managing the mentor program process from beginning to end for program participants in our transitional housing programs and children at Champa House. We are looking for an individual possessing a Bachelor’s degree in ministry or three years’ experience in related ministry/program, be mature and able to set clear boundaries with program participants and volunteers, able to commute to multiple locations, able to work flexible schedule outside of standard business hours to provide spiritual and professional leadership and support to participants and mentors, able to interface with adults and youth challenged by homelessness and life transitions.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3-5 years minimum leadership experience within church or ministry work.
  • Prefer Bachelor’s degree in related field, and 5 years of experience in employment leadership role.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with experience in Public Relations, Project Management and ability to communicate effectively with public.
  • Must possess strong leadership skills with staff, volunteers and program participants.
  • Ability to be a self-starter who is goal oriented.
  • A heart and passion for the needy and vision for mentoring the needy, especially youth.
  • Ability to organize, delegate and administer all elements of the mentor program with efficiency.
  • Ability to interact well as a team player with various departments.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

Employee Benefits

  • Health
  • Healthcare coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union
  • Dental coverage options
  • Employer paid term life insurance and long-term disability
  • Optional accident, disability, and medical bridge coverage
  • Retirement
  • 401(k) retirement plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match up to 5%*
  • Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips
  • 9 paid holidays per year including birthday off with pay
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid Mission trip benefit after 5 years of service
  • 1 paid day off for spiritual refreshment
  • Family and Education
  • Child adoption at $1,000 per child
  • Tuition reimbursement benefit at $1,000 per year
  • Rewards
  • $25 gift card to every staff member on their annual anniversary date
  • Celebrate hallmark anniversaries (5/10/15/20 years) with progressive rewards
For more information please click here.

Denver Rescue Mission - Lawrence Street Shelter - Over Night Full-Time Facility Assistant (FA)

Denver Rescue Mission at the Lawrence Street Shelter is seeking a Full-Time Facility Assistant’s . The Facility Assistant ensures the safety and security of shelter, program participants and outside guests. We are looking for an individual who is able to approach this position with a loving and ministerial heart, and able to hold guests and program participants accountable to the rules, policies and procedures. The Facility Assistants must be able to handle conflict professionally and respectfully and maintain composure, and Christ-like manner at all times even under stressful conditions while working as the only staff member on duty. The position will have some flexibility in hours. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) and at least one year of relevant experience.
  • Strong communication skills both written and orally.
  • Flexibility with hours changing to accommodate the needs of the Community Center current schedules are: Three (3) Nights 10:00pm - 6:30am & Two (2) Nights 12:30am - 9:00am
  • Compelled and motivated to provide ministerial assistance to those we serve.
  • Ability to hold appropriate and Biblical boundaries and accountability with those we serve.
  • Ability to resolve conflict Biblically, professionally and respectfully while maintaining composure under pressure.
  • Strong Christian ethic with ability to work with people of diverse cultural, educational, and religious backgrounds.
  • Ability to read, remember and follow precise policies and procedures.
  • Basic working knowledge of Windows software applications and ability to learn SCRIBE system.
  • NOTE: A limited amount of local work related travel may be required.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 124 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

For more information please click here.

Denver Rescue Mission - Champa House - Part Time Addictions Counselour

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a part-time Addictions Counselor. The Addictions Counselor is responsible for coordinating and developing individual recovery plans and group coping strategies to prevent relapses for all participants in the Champa House New Life Program.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1. Must possess a current Certified Addiction Counselor II/III licensure or BA degree in related field. If applying with a BA in a related field you must be working on obtaining your Certified Addiction Counselor Licensure.
  • 2. One year experience in mental health or in the field of substance abuse prevention. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
  • 3. Willingness to work within the boundaries, structures and theories of the Denver Rescue Mission.
  • 4. Ability and willingness to interact professionally with staff team.
  • 5. A heart and commitment to serve the needy and seeing lives changed in the name of Christ.
  • 6. Good interpersonal skills with ability to be respectful and courteous to clients and co-workers at all times.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com(Please copy and paste the link)

For more information please click here.

Fort Collins Rescue Mission - - PT Chef

Ft. Collins Rescue Mission is seeking a Part-Time Chef . The Part-Time Chef is responsible for all FCRM facility kitchen operations and activities. This includes the overall operation of the kitchen and cafeteria and specifically involves inventory management, kitchen staff management, meal service preparation, health code standards, cleanliness, staff and menu schedules and special events.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge in food industry procedures and sanitation codes.
  • Able to keep a good attitude under potential stress.
  • Ability to cook nutritious and tasty food.
  • Ability to cook in large quantities.
  • Ability to manage and train rotating kitchen helpers.
  • A heart and desire to serve the needy in a Christian environment.
  • Must be willing to work on at least Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

Employee Benefits

  • Health
  • Healthcare coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union
  • Dental coverage options
  • Employer paid term life insurance and long-term disability
  • Optional accident, disability, and medical bridge coverage
  • Retirement
  • 401(k) retirement plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match up to 5%*
  • Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips
  • 9 paid holidays per year including birthday off with pay
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid Mission trip benefit after 5 years of service
  • 1 paid day off for spiritual refreshment
  • Family and Education
  • Child adoption at $1,000 per child
  • Tuition reimbursement benefit at $1,000 per year
  • Rewards
  • $25 gift card to every staff member on their annual anniversary date
  • Celebrate hallmark anniversaries (5/10/15/20 years) with progressive rewards
For more information please click here.

Fort Collins Rescue Mission - Harvest Farm - Shuttle Driver

Denver Rescue Mission and the Harvest Farm is seeking a Shuttle Driver. The Shuttle Driver is responsible for transporting materials and people as directed by the Director, Operations and Facilities Manger, or other Staff. As much as possible, these trips will occur during regular office hours; however, emergency situations may arise that require trips outside of the normal shuttle run times.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A good driving record and excellent driving habits as well as the ability to be added to the DRM Vehicle Insurance policy.
  • Strong work ethic, communication skills and the ability to resolve conflict professionally.
  • Strong Christian ethic with ability to work with people of diverse cultural, educational, and religious backgrounds.
  • Basic knowledge of Windows software applications.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

Employee Benefits

  • Health
  • Healthcare coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union
  • Dental coverage options
  • Employer paid term life insurance and long-term disability
  • Optional accident, disability, and medical bridge coverage
  • Retirement
  • 401(k) retirement plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match up to 5%*
  • Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips
  • 9 paid holidays per year including birthday off with pay
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid Mission trip benefit after 5 years of service
  • 1 paid day off for spiritual refreshment
  • Family and Education
  • Child adoption at $1,000 per child
  • Tuition reimbursement benefit at $1,000 per year
  • Rewards
  • $25 gift card to every staff member on their annual anniversary date
  • Celebrate hallmark anniversaries (5/10/15/20 years) with progressive rewards
For more information please click here.

Denver Rescue Mission - - Specialized Gift Coordinator

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a part-time Specialized Gift Coordinator. The Specialized Gift Coordinator primary responsibilities include processing Matching Gifts, Donor Advised Funds (DAF’S), Corporate Employee Giving and Federal Campaign gifts, etc

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 1 year of Administrative experience or a combo of the two will be considered.
  • Analytical and strategic, able to evaluate complex data and plan accordingly.
  • One year of administrative support experience.
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office, with particular knowledge of mail merge functions and Excel spreadsheet formulas.
  • Experience with Raiser's Edge software preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Flexible and able to readily modify, respond to, and integrate change.
  • Ability to solve problems, make decisions and handle many tasks in a fast-paced, complex environment, working both independently and as a team member.
  • Effective communicator – speaks concisely, has audience awareness.
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, takes initiative, hands-on, work effectively with limited administrative support
  • Personally accountable, owns their results.
  • Timely and thorough
  • Professional demeanor while handling sensitive and confidential matters.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

Denver Rescue Mission is a faith-based charitable non-profit organization that has provided services to the homeless and low-income population and has been committed to “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” for 125 years. We consider every position one of ministry and vital to the fulfillment of our mission. All employees are responsible to uphold the policies as set forth in the doctrine of the Constitution/By-laws of the Denver Rescue Mission and must sign, and abide by, the Denver Rescue Mission Statement of Faith.

Interested applicants should go to our website www.denverrescuemission.org and click on menu, careers, review the position and review our Statement of Faith and Ministry Mission Principle’s. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

For more information please click here.

Every position at the Mission is an opportunity for ministry and is vital to the fulfillment of our mission.

 

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Employee Benefits

Health

  • Healthcare coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union
  • Dental coverage options
  • Employer paid term life insurance and long-term disability
  • Optional accident, disability, and medical bridge coverage

Retirement

  • 401(k) retirement plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match up to 5%*

Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips

  • 9 paid holidays per year including birthday off with pay
  • Generous paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid Mission trip benefit after 5 years of service
  • 1 paid day off for spiritual refreshment

Family and Education

  • Child adoption at $1,000 per child
  • Tuition reimbursement benefit at $1,000 per year

Rewards

  • $25 gift card to every staff member on their annual anniversary date
  • Celebrate hallmark anniversaries (5/10/15/20 years) with progressive rewards

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.