Employment

It’s hard to find work more satisfying than the ministry of rescue, of helping the homeless, hungry, and hurting find new life and transformation. It’s truly eternal work!

The Phoenix Rescue Mission has been serving the community’s homeless and working poor since 1952. Employees are expected to commit to the precepts in our Statement of Faith and to help the Mission fulfill its Mission Statement, Vision Statement, and Values shown below.

Our hope for you is that you find working at the Mission not only enjoyable but also fulfilling as we walk in Christ’s footsteps, helping our brothers and sisters in need. Come join us in our work of rescue!

Current Job Openings

Gift in Kind Acquisition Coordinator


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Coordinates donation drives with organizations who are interested in partnering with PRM on needed  items; responsible for providing organization with PRM approved marketing materials, communicating guidelines for drives, checking in on the progress of drive, thanking donors after drive has finished.
  • Communicates with warehouseman to ensure awareness of all drives and when donations will either be dropped off at the warehouse or coordinate donation pick up.
  • Responsible for effectively and accurately tracking all current and past drives for easy reference
  • Responds to inquiries from the community regarding in-kind donations, including current Mission needs and drop-off points; works with the warehouseman for scheduling pick-ups of in-kind items
  • Maintains current list of in-kind needs for internal and external program consumption
  • Communicates with the warehouseman on inventory levels of in-kind donations stored in warehouse
  • Assists Operations Manager in reducing PRM costs through building relationships and soliciting items of need from vendors.
  • Adheres to distribution policies for excess in-kind donations through Community Engagement outreach programs
  • Lead or participate in devotions, prayers or other organization activities that promote a credible Christian witness and lifestyle.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • High School diploma or equivalent; Associates degree in Business or related field preferred
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in  working with outside organizations coordinating donation drives
  • Must meet and maintain the requirements of being an approved driver on PRM business
  • Previous experience working for a non-profit organization desired
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred

 

SKILLS:

  • A solid and credible Christian witness and lifestyle that exemplifies Christ in character and actions
  • Ability to communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing.
  • Proficient in use of computer programs, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to organize and prioritize responsibilities/duties/tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to be adaptable to changes in priorities as needs dictate
  • Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations, effectively dealing with difficult situations and/or volunteers appropriately, tactfully handling upset individuals.
  • Ability to work independently as well as work effectively in a team environment.

 

For consideration, please send your cover letter and resume to:  hr@phoenixrescuemission.org

Executive Assistant to CEO


Responsibilities include:

The Phoenix Rescue Mission, a Christ-centered Ministry is seeking an Executive Assistant to work directly with the CEO.

This position fulfills PRM’s Christ-Centered mission by providing executive administrative support to the CEO. Serves as liaison to the Board of Directors and in other areas as assigned.  Responsible for the coordination and completion of special projects as assigned by the CEO including: setting goals, taking actions, setting and meeting deadlines, assigning responsibilities to others (as appropriate), and monitoring, & reporting progress to ensure projects are completed successfully, on-time and within budget. May be assigned to provide oversight to specific areas of organizational operations by the CEO.

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and one year experience in administrative support and project management; or minimum 5 years’ experience in executive administrative support and project management
  • A solid and credible Christian witness and lifestyle that exemplifies Christ in character and actions
  • Excellent problem-solving, organization and planning skills
  • Strong attention to detail and sensitivity to timelines/deadlines
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office computer programs
  • Demonstrated skills in managing project schedules
  • Work independently and effectively both individually and within a team environment
  • Trustworthy with confidential material and information
  • Must meet and maintain the requirements of being an approved driver and driving a personal vehicle on PRM business

 

For consideration, please send your cover letter and resume to:  hr@phoenixrescuemission.org

Facilities Maintenance Technician


Responsibilities include:

Phoenix Rescue Mission, a Christ centered ministry, is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician.
The position is responsible for the maintenance of all Phoenix Rescue Mission facilities. Responsible for keeping machines, mechanical equipment and all buildings structures in good repair. Will troubleshoot and make repairs to all types of commercial equipment including kitchen appliances and HVAC units. May be requested to work early morning, evenings and weekends to accomplish tasks. May lead or participate in devotions, prayers or other organization activities that promote a credible Christian witness and lifestyle.

Qualifications include:

• A solid and credible Christian witness and lifestyle that represents Christ
• High School Diploma and minimum 3 years’ experience in building maintenance
• Experience in carpentry, plumbing, electrical, machine repair and general construction
• Troubleshooting skills with commercial mechanical equipment
• Knowledge of common hand and power tools
• Comfortable working with employees, clients, volunteers and outside contractors
• Must meet and maintain the requirements of being an approved driver and driving a personal vehicle on PRM business

 

Please send resume to hr@phoenixrescuemission.org

Counselor


Phoenix Rescue Mission is seeking Counselors to work at our Men’s campus. Position specializes in the application of Christ-centered individual and group counseling to persons who are seeking recovery from substance/chemical dependency and/or other life-controlling problems.

Responsibilities include:

  • Screen potential clients for eligibility and appropriateness for program participation or referral to other agencies
  • Assists selected individuals for program participation in completing intake process
  • Conducts initial assessment of client to gather, analyze and synthesize data to formulate an appropriate progress plan
  • Counsels clients using various counseling theories, approaches, and methods in conjunction with the Bible, to establish and maintain an effective counselor-client relationship; facilitates the client’s engagement in the discipleship process
  • Monitors client’s progress and assesses their readiness for phase transitions, graduation and participation in after-care programs.
  • Maintains accurate records and client notes in a professional manner; ensures all client information is kept in accordance with established standards
  • Prepares and presents educational classes, vocational skills classes, and other classes as required

Qualifications include:

  • A solid and credible Christian witness and lifestyle that exemplifies Christ teachings
  • Master’s degree in a human services field such as counseling, social work or related field
  • Arizona state licensure or working towards licensure as a LCSW, LAC, LPC or LMFT
  • Experience working with individuals dealing with addiction and/or other life controlling issues
  • Professional experience in prevention, crisis intervention, education and discipleship
  • Professional expertise and experience with alcohol/substance abuse
  • Ability to work weekends

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Phoenix Rescue Mission respects, values, and welcomes diversity in the workplace. The Mission will not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of gender/sex, race, color, age, national origin, genetic information, disability status, or any other factor protected by the laws applicable to the Mission.

The Mission will consider requests for reasonable accommodation by applicants or employees with a disability. This policy applies to all areas of employment including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, or other aspects of employment.

Mission Statement

Providing Christ-centered, life-transforming solutions to persons facing hunger and homelessness.

Vision Statement

A community mobilized to transform lives and end hunger and homelessness.

Values

  • Christ-Centered: We believe that we first exist to glorify God and advance His kingdom; through grace we receive and grace we share.
  • Servant Leadership: We highly value and intentionally serve each other, our clients, and our ministry partners, leading by following Christ’s example.
  • Transformation: We invest in the spiritual, personal, and professional development of one another, restoring and equipping each other for intentional living.
  • Stewardship: We are responsible for the time, talents, and treasures entrusted to us by God and our ministry partners and strive to maximize the impact of these resources.
  • Excellence: We provide excellent services, achieve results, impact our community, and are innovative and collaborative in our approach.