Temporary Relief Christmas Kettle Worker

November 22, 2022
Job Type
Ministry Unit/Dept:
Barrhaven Church
Salary Range:
$15.50 per hour
2 -2201 Jockvale Rd
Posting Expires:
December 6, 2022
Applications Accepted By:
Captain Stefan Van Schaick: stefan.van-schaick@salvationarmy.ca


The Christmas Kettle Worker provides courteous oversight of a designated Christmas kettle in support of the work of the Community and Family Services.


  • Ensure the Kettle site is monitored in accordance with the Kettle Guidelines, ensuring the security of donations received.
  • Greet and thank donors courteously.
  • Respond to questions/queries from potential donors.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Working Conditions:

  • This is a temporary casual relief position based on no standard weekly hours of work; there are no guaranteed hours
  • Must be willing and able to work shifts that may include days, afternoons, evenings, weekend shifts, and split shifts, Monday through Saturday.  Applicable shifts include a ½ hour unpaid meal break.
  • Flexibility in scheduling is required, as the hours may increase as per the Christmas Kettle Campaign operational requirements.
  • Required to wear appropriate Salvation Army identification.
  • Local travel may be associated with this position.



  • Completed High School or equivalent
  • Related experience is an asset

Skills and Capabilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, integrity, and adaptability.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Reliable transportation to kettle location.
  • Ability to represent The Salvation Army positive and professional manner in the community
  • Work in compliance with OH&S Act and Regulations and abide by The Salvation Army’s health and safety policies and procedures.
  • Honest, courteous, and punctual; represent the organization in a positive, professional, and engaging manner.
  • Treat the property of The Salvation Army with due care and caution.
  • Attentive listening skills for the purpose of supervision, coaching, and conflict resolution.
  • Ability and willingness to develop an understanding and support for the mission and purpose of The Salvation Army in Canada and its implications as related to position responsibilities.
  • Must be 18+ years of age




The Salvation Army offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment process.  If you are contacted to participate in an interview or screening process, please advise us if you require accommodation.


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

You must advise your managing supervisor of your intentions prior to submitting your application.