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
  • 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

Available Positions

Lawrence Street Community Center - Facility Assistant (FA)

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.

For the full job description, please click here.

Denver Rescue Mission Staff Relief – Champa House

Denver Rescue Mission is seeking someone to serve as Staff Relief at Champa House. This position is responsible 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 40-80 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • High school Diploma or equivalent .
  • One (1) year experience working with low-income, single parent families preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Typing speed of 40 wpm or more
  • Desire to work with low-income, single-parent families.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Must have a current and valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
  • Must be able to be approved as a qualified driver by DRM’s insurance carrier.

 

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 may be viewed. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume to jennjann+7ode7jy81qcqhi8pwmlt@boards.trello.com (Please copy and paste the link)

For the full job description, please click here.

Fort Collins Rescue Mission - Shelter Supervisor

Fort Collins Rescue Mission is seeking a Shelter Supervisor. The purpose of the Shelter Supervisor position is to assist in the management, direction, and oversight Emergency Services during assigned shifts.

Qualifications

  • B.A. or comparable degree in Business, Education, or related field – or equivalent work experience (able to manage people; manage projects; oversee training; run work crews).
  • Previous experience in related field of endeavor preferred.
  • Maintenance and safety minded
  • Previous successful people and process management experience
  • Must be a Christian holding to the beliefs set forth in the Statement of Faith, expressed by a personal testimony and Christian conduct.
  • Ability to manage, develop and train staff residents for their work roles.
  • Must be a self-starter who is highly organized, able to prioritize and highly flexible/adaptable.
  • Willing and able to accept feedback.
  • Able to maintain appropriate personal and professional boundaries
  • Holds appropriate expectations for an emergency/support services environment and its clientele.
  • Must possess a heart for ministry to low-income population.
  • Strong computer experience with proficiency in MS Office Word, Excel and Outlook as well as ability to master our DRM database software.
  • Good communication and organization skills.
  • Must be willing to work the following assigned schedule: Sunday 2:00pm – 12:00am Monday – Thursday 6:30am – 2:00pm

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)

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
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    For the full job description, please click here.

 

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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.