Kettle Worker ( Day)

The Salvation Army Alberta
October 7, 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
October 21 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.

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 people in the community
  • Being part of an international organization doing important work worldwide


Here's how you will contribute to the program:

  • Daily communication with Campaign Coordinator and Assistant Campaign Coordinator
  • Supervise and provide breaks to volunteers in multiple locations
  • Track and submit paperwork as required; including timesheets, expenses and daily logs
  • Frequent transporting of kettle stands, driving and occasionally hosting kettles
  • Restock kettle locations with supplies such as candy canes, and information cards on a daily basis
  • Provide timely pick-up and delivery of the donations from various Kettle locations, when needed, to the Community Services
  • Assist with other duties as necessary


What you need to get an interview:

  • At least one year of experience of working with volunteers
  • Able and willing to work on Saturdays and occasional Sundays
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Capacity to retain large amounts of information
  • Valid driver’s license and use of a reliable vehicle (must be able to drive in the snow)
  • Use of a mobile phone with ability to send and receive texts
  • Satisfactory Police Information Check
  • Knowledge and interest in the programs and services this campaign
  • Desire to support the mission and core values of The Salvation Army

Temporary Full Time position – 39 hours per week (Monday to Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm with occasional Sundays)

Expected last date of employment is December 24, 2019.

Please include Competition #: KC100719(D) 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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