Assistant Kettle Campaign Coordinator: Temporary Full Time : Hours vary)

The Salvation Army Alberta
août 12, 2019
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Job Type
Commensurate with experience
Competition #
Interested applicants must respond in writing to
Employee Relations Department Email: OR Fax: 403-410-1103 OR Mail: Employee Relations, Centre of Hope, 420 – 9th Avenue S.E. Calgary, AB T2G-0R9
Closing date
August 26 2019
Street Address
Centre of Hope, 420 9 Avenue SE Calgary, AB T2G -0R9


Mission and Values Statement

The Salvation Army is an international Christian church and charitable movement, active in over 130 countries worldwide. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity. The Mission of The Salvation Army is to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs, and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. This is expressed in spiritual ministry, and also by a wide variety of social services, which are extended without discrimination.

There are four core values that guide all aspects of the Salvation Army in Canada and Bermuda Territory.

Hope:             We give hope through the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Service:           We reach out to support others without discrimination.
Dignity:           We respect and value each other, recognizing everyone’s worth.
Stewardship:    We responsibly manage the resources entrusted to us.

For more than 150 years, The Salvation Army has been serving and meeting the needs of people who are experiencing life challenges that leave them vulnerable and marginalized.  Its powerful mission and core values are what attract people to join the organization to further its work. Every position contributes to the spiritual and social services mission of The Salvation Army.

Are you energetic and highly organized? Then you will thrive in this position which reports to the Kettle Campaign Coordinator. You will be an integral team member of The Salvation Army’s Annual Christmas Kettle Campaign.

Here's what we have to offer you:

  • Rewarding work where you know you are making a difference to the lives of men in the community
  • Being part of an international organization doing important work worldwide


Here's how you will contribute to the program:

  • Assists the Kettle Campaign Coordinator , managing the evening aspects of the annual Christmas Kettle Campaign
  • Supervises the bagging & securing of donations in the evening
  • Creates the Evening Kettle Workers schedule and provides support throughout the evening
  • Assists with updating daily volunteer schedules & ensures Kettle Workers are aware of changes to the volunteer schedules
  • Takes supplies to Kettles or picks up Kettles if needed or fills in at an empty Kettle, as required
  • Other related duties as required


Here are highlights of the requirements you need to get an interview:

  • At least one year experience of working with volunteers
  • Able to work flexible work hours, including evenings and Saturdays during the Kettle Campaign
  • Computer skills (Excel, Microsoft Word)
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Confidence in making decisions quickly and accurately
  • Valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check
  • Knowledge and interest in the programs and services this campaign supports and a commitment to fulfilling the mission of The Salvation Army

Temporary Full Time position – Until Kettle Campaign begins, works Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00 pm. Once Kettle Campaign begins mid-November, works Monday to Saturday 3:30pm to 10:30pm with occasional Sundays.

Expected last date of employment is January 3, 2020.

Please include competition number KC080719(A) in the subject line of your application.

View our website to learn more about this and other programs we offer:

We thank all applicants, however, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation. If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

If there is a competition number associated with this posting, please include within the subject line of your email, fax or regular mail correspondence.

The Salvation Army will accommodate candidates as required under applicable Human Rights Legislation. If you require a disability related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

In accordance with The Salvation Army policy and legislated requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials and completion of a background check.

Internal Applicants: Please advise Department Heads of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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