Job Opportunities

In accordance with Scriptural principles, and with state and national law, The Union Mission Ministries is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We seek men and women best suited to each position based on their education, training, and experience. We conduct all recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, and termination procedures without respect to race, sex, age, national origin, or disability.


Available Positions

All candidates must be growing Christians who can communicate the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Some positions require days, evenings, and/or weekends.

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or email your resume to Kathy Vaughan.

 

NEW! Accounting Specialist (FT), Finance

– Full-time, Monday–Friday
– Responsible for the timely, accurate payment of goods and services purchased by The Union Mission, as well as financial and administrative support, working closely with Finance team and ministry colleagues
– Receives, reviews, and verifies all invoices and purchase orders, daily entering financial data into accounting software; maintains all accounts payable reports, spreadsheets, and company payable files
– Manages all cash receipts and deposits, gift-in-kind postings, ministry credit card accounts, inventory of fixed assets, business licenses, insurance certifications, and vehicle maintenance records
– Provides data and support for annual audit, as well as all vendor inquiries
– Exhibits solid professionalism, problem-solving, accountability, and confidentiality. Strong organizational and record-keeping skills a must.
– Minimum of three years of accounting / bookkeeping experience required. Nonprofit experience or working knowledge of Sage 50 Accounting software a plus
– Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in related field preferred, High school diploma required.

 

Gift Processor (FT), Donor Services

– Full-time, M–F, 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
– Help make ministry possible with the timely, accurate processing and acknowledgement of donor gifts
– Process mailed and digital gifts, properly coding to correct appeals; maintain most accurate information in donor records with regular updates.
– Strong problem-solving, customer service, and interpersonal communications skills
– Must be team player with good attention to detail
– Experience with finances and/or computer databases preferred

NEW! Facilities Assistant (FT), Facilities

– Full-time, Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.– 4 p.m. with occasional nights, weekends, and overtime required
– Assist the Facilities Manager with the ongoing operation and maintenance of all facets of building and grounds maintenance, sometimes working with outside vendors
– Performs maintenance duties and repairs to assure the preservation of buildings and grounds and upkeep of all buildings, fixtures, and equipment
– Experience in carpentry flooring, basic plumbing, electrical, mechanical, hot water, HVAC, replacements of windows, bulbs, batteries and locks; experience in all forms of grounds maintenance.
– Working knowledge of tools and equipment related to repair tasks and grounds maintenance.
– Must be safety-conscious with good communications and interpersonal skills
– Current Virginia driver’s license required. High school diploma or GED required.

Clerk (PT), Union Mission Thrift Store

– Part-time, Saturdays required, occasional nights required
– Keep sales floor and clothing racks freshly stocked with new and donated goods, clean store and update displays, assist customers with questions and purchases
– Ideal candidate will be flexible, dedicated, and have excellent people and customer service skills
– Retail experience preferred, but not required
– Must pass a background check before hiring
– Full-time, nights and weekends may vary, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
– Assures that our guests have a safe, clean, supportive environment in which to thrive
– Includes general cleaning duties, experience preferred
– Ideal candidate will have a heart to serve women experiencing homelessness
– Experience in ministry or praying with others preferred
– Female only
– Full-time, nights and weekends may vary, 11 p.m.–7 a.m.
– Assures that our guests have a safe, clean, supportive environment in which to thrive
– Includes general cleaning duties, experience preferred
– Ideal candidate will have a heart to serve women experiencing homelessness
– Experience in ministry or praying with others preferred
– Female only

URGENT NEED! Overnight Supervisor (PT), Women’s Shelter

– Part-time, nights and weekends may vary, 11 p.m.–7 a.m.
– Assures that our guests have a safe, clean, supportive environment in which to thrive
– Includes general cleaning duties, experience preferred
– Ideal candidates will have a heart to serve women experiencing homelessness
– Experience in ministry or praying with others preferred
– Female only

Evening Supervisor (PT), Women and Children’s Shelter

– Part-time, days/nights may vary, 3 p.m.–11 a.m.
– Assures that our guests have a safe, clean, supportive environment in which to thrive
– Ideal candidates will have a heart to serve women and their children experiencing homelessness
– Experience with children a definite plus
– Female only

Overnight Shelter Manager (FT), Bashford Men’s Shelter

– Part-time, nights may vary, 11 p.m.–7 a.m.
– Facilitate the requests of the Men’s Shelter Supervisor and Associate Director to oversee the activities, safety, and well-being of emergency shelter guests
– Provide direct support to other shelter operations (i.e., kitchen, volunteer engagement, donation collection) as needed
– Demonstrate Christlike behaviors and attitudes and communicate the Gospel clearly as opportunities arise
– Male only

Overnight Shelter Manager (PT), Bashford Men’s Shelter

– Part-time, nights may vary, 11 p.m.–7 a.m.
– Facilitate the requests of the Men’s Shelter Supervisor and Associate Director to oversee the activities, safety, and well-being of emergency shelter guests
– Provide direct support to other shelter operations (i.e., kitchen, volunteer engagement, donation collection) as needed
– Demonstrate Christlike behaviors and attitudes and communicate the Gospel clearly as opportunities arise
– Male only

Full job descriptions are available upon request to Kathy Vaughan.

 

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