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We're #hiring!

You belong here if:

You are called to make an impact in greater Grand Rapids;

You are called to help men, women and children overcome homelessness;

You see value and potential in every human being no matter how broken they are;

You rejoice in seeing lives transformed forever;

You are called to demonstrate the compassion of Jesus to everyone.

Summary

Job Duties

  • Complete assigned maintenance projects or tasks thoroughly, accurately, timely, and with high quality standards
  • Perform plumbing repairs as assigned
  • Perform janitorial / cleaning of building inside and outside as assigned
  • Maintaining cleaning supplies and equipment as assigned
  • Serve as job coach for mission guests assigned through training, supervising, correcting, holding accountable and developing a strong work ethic
  • Work with and support program staff in creating and growing a strong, flexible job training program
  • Utilize case management software to receive and share information
  • May be requested to support processing of donated autos

Leadership Competencies

  • Vision and Strategy - clear picture of future state and actions to achieve it
  • Fiscal Responsibility (Organization) - wise use of monetary resources
  • Business Acumen - intuitive and applicable understanding of the local, state and national issues and policies relating to rescue missions
  • External Awareness - up to date on local and national influences

Management Competencies

  • Area Expertise - viewed as having expert level knowledge
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making - ability to reach the best possible outcome
  • Conflict Resolution - facilitate a peaceful end to conflict
  • Building and Maintaining  Relationships - positive and productive relationships
  • Change Management - transitioning others to a desired future state
  • Team Building and Management - team members are supportive, equipped, inspired and respectful
  • Financial Responsibility (Department) - wise use of monetary resources
  • Business Acumen - intuitive and applicable understanding of the organization
  • Customer Experience - exceed customer expectations
  • Servant Leadership - serve all levels of the ministry with the heart of Jesus

Core Competencies

  • Faith - Commitment to faith-based approach to advocacy for the guests
  • Sensitivity - competently communicate across racial, class and cultural divides
  • Attendance/Punctuality - reliable and dependable
  • Communication - prompt, courteous, respectful, helpful, appropriate, correct
  • Initiative - takes appropriate action without being asked
  • Attitude - positive and supportive of the work and organization
  • Team Participation - supports and helps others
  • Accountability - demonstrates responsibility
  • Cooperation - willing to hear the thoughts of others and work toward a common goal
  • Integrity/Credibility - honest and adheres to moral and ethical principles; trustworthy
  • Compassion - concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others, leading to action and advocacy

Skills/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated knowledge of building maintenance and repair work
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Experience in building construction preferred
  • Must be proficient in MS office

Working Conditions

  • Regular standing, walking, climbing, crouching, bending, pushing, or pulling
  • Understand, speak, read, and write fluent English
  • Required to talk and  hear
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to use fine motor hand functions
  • Frequently exposed to varying temperatures from below 32 degrees to above 80 degrees

Denomination:

Phone: 
6164548249

Employment Type:

Job Type:

Contact Name: 
MEL TROTTER MINISTRIES
Street: 
225 Commerce Ave SW
City: 
Grand Rapids

State:

Zip: 
49503
Email Address: 
How to Apply: 
Print the application and complete it Application for Employment E-mail, fax, or mail completed application (along with a cover letter and resume, if appropriate) to: Employment Opportunity Mel Trotter Ministries 225 Commerce Ave. SW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 E-mail: jobs@meltrotter.org Phone: 616-454-8249 Fax: 616-454-5255