Career Opportunities:

 

JOB TITLE: Assistant Development Director

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the general supervision of the Director of Development, the Assistant to the Director of Development will assist the Director in developing, coordinating enhancing and evaluating a comprehensive development program for the Area Command through communications, major gifts, direct mail, grants, corporate/community relations, special events and volunteers. This individual will assist the Director in cultivating relationships with Salvation Army donors and supporters, maintaining working relationships with Advisory Board members, council members and committee members serving The Salvation Army. Track, analyze and reports activities and achievements of the Development Department to the Director.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Driver’s License. .

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business or a related field AND five years related work experience and/or training OR any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

 

JOB TITLE: Social Service Worker

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command

POSITION SUMMARY: Provides social service assistance to eligible clients in the following areas: food, lodging, clothing, and financial assistance; interviews clients to determine need and eligibility to receive services; prepares accurate and complete client records; refers clients to community agencies and maintains effective working relationships with the same; ensures compliance with program policies and procedures.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Two years of college coursework from an accredited college or university in Social Work, Behavioral Science, or a related field, AND two years’ experience working in a social or public service environment with experience assisting the public, OR Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

JOB TITLE: Membership Sales Manager

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Solicits, develops and oversees all membership sales. Plans, develops and oversees an exceptional customer service experience and promotes the Kroc Center Membership and Programs to members and non-members in the community through various functions; cultivates and develops fruitful relationships with members and visitors; oversees all potential and current memberships; conducts facility tours and membership orientation as needed; plans and produces special member events and all other related duties associated with guests. Represents The Salvation Army in a professional and positive manner; promotes a warm and inviting atmosphere that gives the guests and members the at home feeling when they are in the Kroc Center.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Driver’s License.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university AND three to five years of experience in sales and event planning OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

JOB TITLE: Seasonal Driver 

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Portsmouth Corps

POSITION SUMMARY: Drives a Salvation Army vehicle in order to transport passengers and Red Kettle equipment to bell ringing locations.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Driver’s License and Medical certificate.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND two years’ experience operating an automotive vehicle OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

JOB TITLE: Seasonal Driver 

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Drives a Salvation Army vehicle in order to transport passengers and Red Kettle equipment to bell ringing locations.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Driver’s License and Medical certificate.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND two years’ experience operating an automotive vehicle OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

JOB TITLE: Cafe Attendant

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Assists in the preparation and serving of meals and concessions; cleans kitchen equipment and washes dishes; sweeps, mops, and waxes floors.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: No formal education required.

 

 

JOB TITLE: Custodian

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Cleans and maintains the buildings and grounds to ensure the neatness and cleanliness of the same on a daily basis.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: No formal education required AND six months’ experience performing general housekeeping duties OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

JOB TITLE: Cook I

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the general supervision of the Chef, the Cook prepares, cooks and serves nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensures all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; cleans kitchen facilities, equipment and appliances; maintains inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: None.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or GED and One year experience working in a kitchen preferred.

 

JOB TITLE: Cafe Attendant

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Assists in the preparation and serving of meals and concessions; cleans kitchen equipment and washes dishes; sweeps, mops and waxes floors.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: None.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: One year experience working in a kitchen preferred.

 

JOB TITLE: Dishwasher

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Assists in the maintenance of a clean and prepared work environment for kitchen staff; cleans kitchen equipment and washes dishes; sweeps, mops and waxes floors.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: None.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: One year experience working in a kitchen preferred.

 

JOB TITLE: Lifeguard

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: The Lifeguard ensures that the aquatic operations are in compliance with established departmental policies and procedures. Aquatic Lifeguard is an hourly position, which may be designed full-time, part-time, or as needed. Under the direction and supervision of the Lead Life Guard, the Lifeguard observes swimmers, protects life, prevents accidents, enforces regulations, and does related work as required.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or G.E.D.

 

JOB TITLE: Gym Attendant

LOCATION: The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Attends to the needs of members in the gym, multisport court, outdoor fields, and playground; ensures the safe use of the facilities by assisting patrons with the equipment and making appropriate recommendations regarding fitness routines.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Current certificates in American Red Cross First Aid or First Aid For Public Safety Personnel (Title22), CPR for the Professional Rescuer (CPR Pro), and Lifeguard Training. Equivalent training certificates may be accepted.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma OR G.E.D AND two years’ experience leading a sports program preferably in an exercise facility OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

JOB TITLE: Human Resources Intern
LOCATION: The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command

POSITION SUMMARY:Examples of duties that the Intern will experience and learn:
Helping maintain I-9 documentation files.
Preparing new hire packets.
Filing employee personnel papers and documentation as directed.
Assisting in setting up and maintaining employee personnel and benefit files.
Creating spreadsheets with human resource information.
Assisting in the performing of searches using online resources, job boards, social networks, database and any other recruiting means and tools.
Performing other human resource duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Candidates must be extraordinarily detail oriented, be adaptive to a fast paced, ever changing office environment and business, be able to learn new technology very quickly, and have a polished, professional, articulate demeanor.

• Junior or Senior academic status at accredited College or University
• Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills .

Contact: Email LaBarbara Vann at ncvhac.hrintern@uss.salvationarmy.org with a Resume and Letter of Interest.

 

To apply to open positions, please visit: salvationarmycareers.org

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.