Kettle Pick-up Assistant

August 5, 2022
Kelowna, BC
Job Type
Ministry Unit/Dept:
Kelowna Community Church
Salary Range:
$15.65 to $17.33 per hour
1480 Sutherland Ave
Posting Expires:
September 9, 2022
Applications Accepted By:
Attn: Donna Thibideau, Email:, Mail: 1480 Sutherland Ave, Kelowna BC V1Y 5Y5 Please mention 'Kettle Pick-up Assistant' in the subject line of your email


The Kettle Pick-Up Assistant is responsible to assist volunteer drivers with the safety of the Christmas Kettle drop-offs.


  • Monday thru Saturday 7:00pm – 9:00 pm
  • November 17, 2022 thru December 24, 2022


  • Makes scheduled rounds of inspections, checks safety/security, monitors premises
  • maintains an atmosphere of calm, providing an unobtrusive presence
  • Meets visitors/volunteers and directs and accompanies them as necessary
  • May handle kettles containing donations in accordance with policy (a secondary person always present)
  • Assures the safety of the driver volunteers as they drop off kettles, escorting them into the building.
  • Assists the night kettle staff with locking up the building and assures the building is secured and alarmed.
  • Assures the night kettle staff leaves safely in their vehicle.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

NOTE: Not all incumbents perform all of the duties described above but perform a similar range of duties.


Minimum Education Level Attained: The successful applicant will have completed Public School plus specialized courses.

Minimum Prior Experience:  The successful candidate must have up to twelve months’ prior experience.

*NOTE: For some jobs, you may be required to provide validated educational documentation. An alternative level of education and experience may be acceptable.


  • Some security experience will be an asset

Successful candidates, prior to hiring, may be required to provide:

  • Background check consent
  • A clear vulnerable sector screening
  • A clean drivers abstract
  • Completion of our online Armatus Abuse Training and required Health and Safety training


The incumbent must take the following precautionary measures (in addition to health and safety rules):

  • Universal Precautions
  • Hepatitis B Shot
  • Wear safety shoes
  • Wear gloves & PPE following all COVID safety protocols


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. 

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

Internal Applicants, please advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.

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