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The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is looking for professionals committed to our mission of ending homelessness. Our dedication to making a difference in the lives of homeless men, women and children means that we need to draw upon the talent and teamwork that comes from having a diverse staff.

The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is incorporated as a private, non-denominational, religious organization and seeks employees who share the values and Christian beliefs of this ministry. Employees for the Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission are selected on the basis of merit, qualification, competency, and suitability to our specific ministry. Employment decisions are made without consideration of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, age, or disability.

We only accept applications and resumes for active job openings, which will be posted below.

To apply, please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to the information below.
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Current Job Openings

Community Relations Manager

Reports to: Director of Development and Community Relations

The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is taking applications for full-time Community Relations Manager. Qualified candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ, have a desire to serve the homeless, exhibit a Christ-like attitude and must be able to serve as a witness as needed.

Requirements

  • Exceptional attention to detail 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, analytical abilities, technical/computer competence, including Internet, Microsoft Office and online database use 
  • Ability to apply an ethical code and good judgment, and to handle confidential materials and situations with sensitivity and discretion 
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to meet and interact with community leaders.
  • Some college preferred
  • Candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ and have a desire to serve the homeless. Candidates must exhibit a Christ-like attitude and must be able to serve as a witness as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Donor Relations – Assist in donor engagement, provide and prepare donor research and assist in regular major donor communication.
  • Grants – Research and write for grants to fund Mission projects. Assist in preparing any follow-up or impact reports needed.
  • Community Relations – Secure various community engagement events (i.e. restaurant fundraisers, church booths, speaking engagements, etc.). Assist in representing the Mission at various events in Shreveport-Bossier such as but not limited to after hours networking, speaking engagements, etc.
  • Provide support as requested for special events/projects.
  • Conduct tours and assist with volunteer orientation as needed.
  • Perform other related duties, tasks or responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Development

Please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to personnel@sbrescuemission.com.

Men’s Guest Services Team (Part-Time)

Reports to: Director of Men’s Program

Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is seeking qualified male candidates to be a part of our guests relations ministry team. Candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ and have a desire to serve the homeless. Candidates must exhibit a Christ-like attitude and must be able to serve as a witness as needed. Qualified candidates must possess verbal and written communication skills, be highly organized and detail oriented, be self-motivated and must be able to multi-task. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively with diverse groups and individuals. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license. This position functions primarily to meet the needs of our homeless guests including but not limited to maintaining accurate records, answer all incoming calls, and other duties as assigned.

Please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to personnel@sbrescuemission.com. Please indicate if you are interested in the full-time or part-time position.

Women’s Guest Services Team (Part-Time)

Reports to: Director of Women and Children’s Program

Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is seeking qualified female candidates to be a part of our guests relations ministry team. Candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ and have a desire to serve the homeless. Candidates must exhibit a Christ-like attitude and must be able to serve as a witness as needed. Qualified candidates must possess verbal and written communication skills, be highly organized and detail oriented, be self-motivated and must be able to multi-task. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively with diverse groups and individuals. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license. This position functions primarily to meet the needs of our homeless guests including but not limited to maintaining accurate records, answer all incoming calls, and other duties as assigned.

Please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to personnel@sbrescuemission.com

Warehouse Team Member

Reports to: Executive Director

The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is in need of a warehouse team member. Candidates will be responsible for the opening and closing of the warehouse. Candidates will work alongside our Vocational Training students to train and mentor them in their daily tasks. Qualified candidates must have a valid driver’s license and be able to life 40 lbs. Candidates will be responsible for helping to maintain warehouse inventory and be able to assist in online enterprise operations. Qualified candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ and a desire to mentor and serve our guests. The Warehouse Team Member must exhibit a Christ-like attitude and be able to lead by example. Warehouse Team Members report to the Executive Director.

Please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to personnel@sbrescuemission.com.

Thrift Store Associate

Reports to: Thrift Store Manager

The Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission is taking applications for full-time Thrift Store Ministry Associates. Qualified candidates must have a personal relationship with Christ, have a desire to serve the homeless, exhibit a Christ-like attitude and must be able to serve as a witness as needed. Responsibilities include but are not limited to greeting and assisting customers, operate the cash register and credit payment system, maintain accurate records and record all sales and transactions. Candidates will also work side by side with our guests in our vocational training program and provide them with retail training. Candidates must also adhere to high standards in merchandise presentation including but not limited to arranging and cleaning racks and shelves, monitor the presentation of working electronics, be knowledgeable on current Thrift Store inventory, and other duties as assigned. Thrift Store operates from Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thrift Store Ministry Associates report directly to the Thrift Store Manager.

Please download and complete an application and send it or a résumé to personnel@sbrescuemission.com.