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Employment Opportunities

The job descriptions shown here have been shortened to give a brief overview of the
position. Complete job descriptions are available from the contact person for each open
position. We pray the Lord would bless you in your search for work in which to serve Him.

 

We are currently seeking qualified applicants for the following positions. If you are interested in applying and possess the required qualifications, please submit your resume or application to the person listed below each job description.

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Positions List

Communications Design Specialist - Rescue Mission Alliance / Donor Development, Oxnard  

Summary The Communication Design Specialist designs online and printed materials to meet the fundraising and marketing needs of the Rescue Mission Alliance’s six outreach programs and seven thrift stores. This position reports directly to the Director of Development and works with RMA outreach ministries, support staff, and outside vendors to achieve the goals of the organization’s fundraising and marketing program. This is a full-time exempt position. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience and includes benefits.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE.

Development Coordinator - Rescue Mission Alliance Headquarters, Oxnard

Summary The Development Coordinator is responsible for the production of the Rescue Mission Alliance’s marketing and fundraising projects. This position reports directly to the Director of Development and works with RMA ministries, support staff, and consultants to achieve the goals of the organization’s marketing and fundraising program. This is a full-time nonexempt, regular position. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience and includes benefits. This position is overtime eligible.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE. 

Chaplain - Ventura County Rescue Mission, Oxnard

Summary The Chaplain is an evangelical Christian who approaches this work in alignment with our statement of faith. The Chaplain assists with the daily operations and activities of mission programs, including teaching Biblical classes, counseling clients, and providing case management assistance. The Chaplain is an essential part of the success of those served by the mission, serving with faith and purity, and remaining above reproach. This is a full­time, exempt position, reporting to the Assistant Director. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience, and includes benefits.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE. 

Transport Driver - Oxnard Super Thrift Store, Oxnard

Summary Reporting to the Dispatch Supervisor, the Transport Driver will assist the Production and Dispatch Departments in completing all necessary tasks related to department goals. Duties include transporting merchandise area thrift stores. Perform warehouse duties including operating a forklift, unloading trucks, and accepting donations.  This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in Oxnard, California. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter and completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Dock Associate - Oxnard Bargain Center, Oxnard

Summary The Dock Associate position will assist Production crew and Dispatch department to complete all necessary tasks in order to complete Production goals and Dispatch goals and will report to the Dispatch and Production Supervisors. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in Oxnard, CA. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter and completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Oxnard Security - Oxnard Bargain Center / Oxnard Super Thrift Store, Oxnard

Summary Duties include filling out Daily Activity Reports / Incident Reports and dealing with local Police Department. Security position will report to the Rescue Mission Alliance Security Supervisor and receive work assigned form the Store Manager, located at the Oxnard Bargain Center and Oxnard Super Thrift Store. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position and may require overtime and/or weekend work. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Cashier - Oxnard Super Thrift Store, Oxnard

SummaryThe cashier position will assist Associates. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in Oxnard, California, reporting to the Production Supervisor. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesGreet and assist customers on sales floor, ring up transactions and wrap or bag purchases, keep workstation clean and orderly at all times, display cases neat and full of merchandise, call for a second cashier when assistance is needed, excellence in math, follow all policies and procedures in cashier handbook, know and adhere to store policies and procedures, Answer telephone and use paging system, be alert for shoplifters, price tampering and familiar with basic donation procedures and Rescue Mission Alliance directory extensions.

QualificationsHigh school diploma, GED or equivalent, demonstrated work ethic with consistent attendance and punctuality, must be cleared for cash handling including drug screen and background authorization, maintain physical condition appropriate to the performance of assigned duties including the ability to lift up to 30 lbs. Please email resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or fax to 805-385-4126.

Cook (Part-Time) - Central Coast Rescue Mission, Santa Maria

Summary - The Lead Cook oversees all aspects of the food-service operations and ensures that the mission’s guests receive nutritious and healthy meals. Duties include managing food storage and cooking facilities, food preparation and cooking, overseeing volunteers, and serving the homeless. This is a part-time, non-exempt regular position and reports to the Director and works closely with the Administrative Assistant. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience, this position is overtime eligible.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Production Assistant - Central Coast Rescue Mission, Santa Maria

Summary - The Production Assistant position will assist Cashiers and Production crew to complete all necessary tasks in order to close the store in a prompt and efficient manner. The Production Assistant will report to the Thrift Store Supervisor. This is a part-time, non-exempt temporary position located in Santa Maria, California. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. 

Please email resume with cover letter and completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Program Assitant - Central Coast Rescue Mission, Santa Maria

Summary - The Program Assistant will assist the Program Manager in leading and guiding members of the program toward a Christ-like life and to maintain a spirit of excellence, and overseeing the mission’s outreach ministries. Reporting to the Program Manager, this is a full-time non-exempt regular position located in Santa Maria, CA. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience and is overtime and benefits eligible.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Route Driver - San Fernando Valley Dispatch, Sun Valley

Summary Duties include picking up donations throughout the San Fernando Valley, San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles areas. Route Driver position reporting to the SFV Dispatch Supervisor, located at the Sun Valley Warehouse. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position and may require overtime and/or weekend work. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter and completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126. 

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Assistant Director - San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission, Northridge

Summary - Working in collaboration with the Mission Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for the operations management of our family shelter and street outreach (Rescue SOS) and the development/oversight of Biblically based programs. As new ministries and programs are developed in concert with the Director, these, too, will fall under this role’s oversight. This is a full-time, exempt position and is benefits-eligible according to applicable guidelines. It is located in Northridge and reports to the Mission Director.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Floor Associate / Cashier - North Hollywood Super Thrift Store, North Hollywood

Summary - The Floor Associate / Cashier reports directly to the Thrift Store Supervisor, but may get direction from the lead. The Floor Associate / Cashier will be responsible for maintaining all aspects of the sales floor. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in North Hollywood, California. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE. 

Development Assistant  - San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission, Northridge

SummaryThe Development Assistant supports our Home Again Capital Campaign to raise $6 million for the remodeling and opening of a 90-bed family shelter in Northridge. The primary focus of this position is providing the ground work for the individual donor portion of the campaign, developing and cultivating existing and potential individual donors, and managing the general administration of the campaign.

The Development Assistant will manage the database and departmental systems and support a wide range of relationship-building activities and special events. The position involves occasional weekend and evening assignments. This is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located at the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission in North Hollywood, CA and reports to the Director. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesParticipate in campaign strategy sessions with the Director, Community Relations Coordinator, and other members of the Capital Campaign Team for lead and major donor solicitation. Provide scheduling and planning support to the Director and other members of the Capital Campaign Team. Provide administrative support - including, but not limited to, organizing meetings and coordinating follow-up tasks- to the Capital Campaign Team and other committees that may be staffed by the Director. Maintain and expand the donor database to include moves management and biographical information. Assist in the planning and execution of donor fulfillment programs, cultivation activities, and fundraising events and with special events (e.g. tours, etc.). Conduct donor/prospect research. Department or organization-related duties or special projects as directed. Work as a team with other Rescue Mission Alliance employees to the greater good of the overall ministry. Participate in applicable staff meetings, training sessions, and other San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission or Rescue Mission Alliance meetings. Participate in San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission cross-ministry events.

QualificationsCommitted Christian, in agreement with Rescue Mission Alliance Statement of Faith and active in a local church. Mature, responsible, and teachable. Valid CA driver’s license. PC knowledge including Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.  Excellent people, interpersonal and organization skills, work under deadlines, attention to detail, work independently and as part of a team, office environment in meetings, working at a desk on a computer and phone, ability to lift up to 60 lbs.  Please email application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to (805) 385-4126. 

Shelter Staff - San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission, Northridge

SummaryThe primary function of this position is to oversee all aspects of our 28 bed emergency family shelter for residents and volunteers regarding recreation, meals, chores, sleeping arrangements, security, and program compliance. Significant opportunities exist for relational and spiritual ministry with residents experiencing difficult times. This position reports to the Assistant Director and is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in San Fernando Valley. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesOversee all shelter functions such as recreation, meals, chores/cleanliness, sleeping arrangements, security, spiritual content, and program compliance. Opening and/or closing the shelter at specified times which includes, signing residents and volunteers in and out, ensuring that meals are adequately prepared and provided and managing the assignment of bunks, storage spaces, and chores for residents. Responsible for the security and safety of shelter residents, volunteers, and rescue mission property while on duty, maintaining a clean and orderly facility per mission and health department guidelines, communication and required documentation and other duties as assigned. Assist in the oversight of Biblical spiritual content by way of teaching and counselling individuals and groups, may assist in preparing and serving meals. Supervise residents for the shelter and volunteers. Participate in monthly staff meetings.

QualificationsVibrant follower of Jesus Christ, gospel concern for lost and broken society, must be a committed Christian, good standing in a local church, able to work well with residents in a supervisory role, assisting in giving counselling, manage multiple tasks simultaneously, including the ability to delegate. Computer skills, Microsoft office, must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. Relevant education and work experience is expected, (bilingual Spanish/English preferred). Please email application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

Shelter Staff (Part-Time) - San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission, Northridge

SummaryThe primary function of this position is to oversee all aspects of our 28 bed emergency family shelter for residents and volunteers regarding recreation, meals, chores, sleeping arrangements, security, and program compliance. Significant opportunities exist for relational and spiritual ministry with residents experiencing difficult times. This position reports to the Assistant Director and is a part-time, non-exempt regular position located in San Fernando Valley. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime. 

Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesOversee all shelter functions such as recreation, meals, chores/cleanliness, sleeping arrangements, security, spiritual content, and program compliance. Opening and/or closing the shelter at specified times which includes, signing residents and volunteers in and out, ensuring that meals are adequately prepared and provided and managing the assignment of bunks, storage spaces, and chores for residents. Responsible for the security and safety of shelter residents, volunteers, and rescue mission property while on duty, maintaining a clean and orderly facility per mission and health department guidelines, communication and required documentation and other duties as assigned. Assist in the oversight of Biblical spiritual content by way of teaching and counselling individuals and groups, may assist in preparing and serving meals. Supervise residents for the shelter and volunteers. Participate in monthly staff meetings.

QualificationsVibrant follower of Jesus Christ, gospel concern for lost and broken society, must be a committed Christian, good standing in a local church, able to work well with residents in a supervisory role, assisting in giving counselling, manage multiple tasks simultaneously, including the ability to delegate. Computer skills, Microsoft office, must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. Relevant education and work experience is expected, (bilingual Spanish/English preferred). Please email application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

Shelter Staff (Night-Shift) - San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission, Northridge

Summary - The primary function of this position is to oversee all aspects of our 30 bed family shelter program for residents and volunteers regarding recreation, meals, chores, sleeping arrangements, security, and program compliance. Significant opportunities exist for relational and spiritual ministry with residents experiencing difficult times. This position reports to the Assistant Director and is a full-time, non-exempt regular position located in Northridge, California. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for overtime and benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Supervisor - Victor Valley Super Thrift Store, Hesperia

Summary - The Victor Valley Thrift Store Supervisor is primarily responsible for all aspects of Thrift Operations, employee relations, safety compliance, production, retail merchandising, and customer service; ensure budget alignment and complete oversight of the operation. This is a full-time, exempt position located in Hesperia CA. Reports to the director of the Victor Valley Rescue Mission. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is eligible for benefits according to applicable guidelines.

Please email resume with cover letter and completed Job Application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Floor Associate (1 FT & 1 PT Position) - Victor Valley Super Thrift, Hesperia

Summary - The Floor Associate reports directly to the Thrift Store Supervisor, but may get direction from the lead. The Floor Associate is responsible for maintaining all aspects of the sales floor. There are (2) positions available (1) full-time non-exempt regular position that position is overtime and benefits eligible according to applicable guidelines, (1) part-time non-exempt regular position that position is overtime eligible. Positions are located in, Victor Valley, California. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application stating what position you are applying for the FT or PT position and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or fax to 805-385-4126. 

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE.

Security Guard (Part-Time) - Victor Valley Super Thrift, Hesperia

Summary - Reporting to the Thrift Store Manager, the Security Guard position is responsible for the safety and security of Victor Valley Super Thrift Store, customers, guests, and staff. This is a part-time  non-exempt, regular position located in Hesperia, CA. Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience, this position is overtime eligible.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 805-385-4126.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE

Assistant Director / GIK Manager - Valley Food Bank, Pacoima

Summary - Working in collaboration with the Food Bank Director, the Assistant Director is responsible for the development/procurement of Gifts-in-Kind (GIK) donations for distribution in our Pantry Network as well as distribution to other internal Missions within RMA. As organizations and or sources are developed in concert with the Director, these, too, will fall under this role’s oversight. This is a full-time, exempt position and is benefits-eligible according to applicable guidelines. It is located in Pacoima and reports to the Food Bank Director.

Please email resume with cover letter with completed job application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 818-474-1289.

To download a PDF of the full job description, please CLICK HERE 

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