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Career Opportunities:

JOB TITLE: Bell Ringer
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Salvation Army is preparing for the Christmas season and is looking for Bell Ringers. The person will ring bells for The Salvation Army Christmas Program at assigned locations. Ensures that that the Kettle is never left unattended. Greets the public in a courteous and friendly manner. Conducts job duties in accordance with The Salvation Army mission.

If interested, visit 5525 Raby Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23502 and ask for an application.

 

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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid State Driver’s License

 

JOB TITLE: COOK I
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

None.

 

JOB TITLE: MEMBERSHIP SALES MANAGER
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid Sate Driver’s License

 

JOB TITLE: SEASONAL DRIVER
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

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

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
and
Two year’s experience operating an automotive vehicle,
or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge skills and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid Sate Driver’s License

Medical Certificate

 

JOB TITLE: KETTLE COORDINATOR
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

POSITION SUMMARY:
Recruits, trains, coordinates, and monitors the work of employee and volunteer bell ringers ensuring ample staff to meet location needs; prepares records and reports regarding the same.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
and
One year experience operating an automotive vehicle,
or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge skills and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid Sate Driver’s License

 

JOB TITLE: SEASONAL DRIVER
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND PORTSMOUTH CORPS

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

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

Valid Sate Driver’s License

Medical Certificate

 

JOB TITLE: VOLUNTEER/DONATION DRIVE COORDINATOR
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the general supervision of the Director of Development, the Volunteer/Resource Coordinator supports community engagement through developing and managing significant volunteer, donation drive and networking programs and assists with planning, coordination, and execution of special event functions. Researches and secures location, facilities, transportation as required, and coordinates and supervises volunteers to ensure events run smoothly.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business, marketing, public relations, or a related field
And
A minimum of two years progressively responsible experience demonstrating a record of accomplishment in development, with an emphasis on building and enhancing an integrated program and considerable interface with top-level volunteers
Or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

JOB TITLE: CUSTODIAN

LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND

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

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
No formal education required;
Six month’s experience performing general housekeeping duties
Or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

 

JOB TITLE: DISHWASHER
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND RAY & 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
One year experience working in a kitchen preferred. Knowledge of cleaning practices, methods, and techniques. Ability to assist in the preparation and presentation of meals. Ability to wash dishes and kitchen appliances. Ability to clean kitchen and dining area.
Or
Any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
None.

JOB TITLE: GYM ATTENDANT
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
RAY & JOAN KROC CORPS COMMUNITY CENTER

POSITION SUMMARY:
Attends to the needs of members in the gym, multi-sport 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Must be at least 18 years of age; 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.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Must have or able to obtain CPR/First Aid/AED certification within first 30 days of employment.
JOB TITLE: LIFEGUARD
LOCATION: THE SALVATION ARMY HAMPTON ROADS AREA COMMAND
RAY & 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.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or GED.

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.
Please see additional notes below.

 

 

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.