Careers

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.

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

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.

Employee Benefits

Health

  • Healthcare coverage (90% coverage for employee and 35% coverage for dependents)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) and Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options
  • Lifetime membership with Alliant Credit Union (HSA)
  • Multiple dental coverage options
  • Employer paid Term Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability
  • Optional accident, disability, medical bridge coverage through Colonial Life & Accident Insurance

Retirement

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with Safe Harbor 100% employer match through 5%, including employer paid Profit Share Incentive plan which provides increased value based on years of service

Vacation, Holidays and Mission Trips

  • 10 paid holidays per year includes birthday off with pay
  • Accrued Vacation/Sick pay
  • Mission Trip Benefit: 5 paid days after 5 years of service and 10 paid days after 10 years of service

Family and Education

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

Legal

  • Pre-Paid Legal Services

Rewards

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

Available Positions

 

Chef - DRML

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Chef to work full-time at the Lawrence Street shelter location. This position is responsible for preparing meals, maintaining health standards, working alongside and managing unpaid program participants, and managing food inventory. We are looking for an individual who has a high school diploma or equivalent and at least one year previous successful cooking experience in the food industry, excellent knowledge of kitchen procedures and sanitation, is able to work respectfully, professionally, and in a Christ-like manner with everyone even under stressful conditions. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

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Facility Assistant - The Crossing

Denver Rescue Mission at The Crossing location is seeking a full-time Facility Assistant that will be able to work a flexible schedule. The current schedule is Saturday – Wednesday 9:30pm to 6:00am. 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. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

For the full job description, please click here.

Facility Assistant - LSCC

Denver Rescue Mission at the Lawrence Street Community Center is seeking a Full-Time Facility Assistant. 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.

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Front End Developer

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Front End Developer. The Front End Developer (FED) is a full-time exempt position responsible for providing technical and donor engagement support for all Denver Rescue Mission online activities including but not limited to all websites and email marketing activities. The FED has demonstrated web coding and technical knowledge which is used to support and implement web production, wireframe/UX design, data-driven online marketing, front end information architecture, and email development and deployment.

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Guest Services Coordinator

Denver Rescue Mission at the Lawrence Street Community Center is seeking a Full-Time Guest Services Coordinator. The Guest Services Coordinator is responsible for answering the phones, greeting visitors and supervising work therapy participants to accomplish a variety of administrative and communication duties associated with the Guest Services office.The position will have some flexibility in hours. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

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Housekeeper

The Housekeeper position is required to maintain the cleanliness of The Crossing and Administration and Education building, including all guest rooms and common areas. Further, this position is responsible for weekly room checks and maintaining units free from damage beyond normal wear and tear.

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Human Resources & Training Coordinator

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Human Resources & Training Coordinator. The Human Resources & Training Coordinator is a full-time position provides overall administration of organization-wide employee training programs for all levels of employees as well as Human Resources clerical and administrative support.

In the HR Coordinator function, this position provides clerical and administrative to the Human Resources Department including filing, scheduling, running reports and data entry. Additionally, this position acts as the backup Receptionist, covering breaks and absences of the regular Receptionist.

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Kitchen Supervisor - The Crossing

Denver Rescue Mission (DRM) is seeking a Kitchen Supervisor to work full-time at The Crossing. The This position is responsible for budget & Inventory control, planning & preparing meals, maintaining health standards, working alongside and supervising kitchen staff, etc.

We are looking for an individual who has a BA Degree in Culinary Arts or equivalent and at least one year previous successful cooking experience in the food industry, excellent knowledge of kitchen procedures and sanitation, is able to work respectfully, professionally, and in a Christ-like manner with everyone even under stressful conditions. Must be willing to work Monday & Tuesdays 4:00am to 12:30pm, Thursdays and Fridays 11:30am – 8:00pm & Wednesdays will be flexible day to accommodate your administrative duties. Must have a heart to serve the needy in a Christian environment.

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Part-Time Staff Relief, Champa House

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking someone to serve as Staff Relief at Champa House. Primary responsibilities include maintaining the safety of Champa House and the program participants, being available to participants and assisting with their children, ensuring program participants are following rules and procedures, answering phones, conducting tours and transporting participants to events and appointments. We are looking for an individual who is able to work weekends, evenings, overnights and holidays for up to 100 hours/month as well as two afternoons per month. Must have one year experience working with low-income and single parent families, excellent communication skills, clean driving record and an ability to hold women and children accountable to rules in a Christ-like manner.

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Senior Accountant

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Senior Accountant. The Senior Accountant is a full-time exempt position is responsible for finance/accounting functions. The Senior Accountant will be able to perform these essential functions: Assist the Controller in managing the accounting team and ensuring all work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. Assist and coordinate with accounting staff to perform internal audits. Review payroll process and ensure the accuracy of bi-weekly payroll. Provide support and preparation for annual budget and yearly fiscal audit. Prepare preliminary month end financial statements in a timely manner for review by Controller. Prepare weekly cash flow analysis, monthly cash flow statement and 10 year cash flow projection. Assist with the calculation of management/central rate and budget rates for allocation to cost centers and generate a draft of month end profit and loss statements for review by Controller. Generate month-end profit and loss statements and oversee distribution of reports. Assist in reconciling balance sheet, income statement, profit and loss statements and general ledger for review by Controller. Assist the Controller in maintaining general ledger accounts and financial reporting formats. Handle complex inquiries for all internal and external clients. Perform P&L analysis, compliance and governmental reporting, and monitor internal controls. Other responsibilities as assigned.

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STAR Case Manager

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking a Case Manager on our Transitional Housing Program Team. This position is responsible providing assessments, assignments and accountability to our program families. We are looking for an individual who takes initiative, can multi-task and is able to manage a large caseload.

For the full job description, please click here.

 

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