Monitor - Residential Services
The Salvation Army is an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a Residential Shelter Monitor for the Norman Corps located in Norman, OK.
Supervises and participates in performing the day-to-day activities necessary for the operation of a shelter facility providing housing and food; ensures that paperwork is accurate and complete and shelter rules are followed by all clients; ensures compliance with The Salvation Army policies and procedures as well as local, state, and federal regulations; provides a safe and secure facility and environment for residents, volunteers, donors and staff.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of shelter management techniques. Ability to prepare, process, and analyze records, figures and statistics in an accurate and complete manner. Ability to supervise resident activities to ensure facility is properly maintained and secured in accordance with established policies and procedures. Ability to work independently, and with limited supervision, while enforcing established policies and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively with clients, volunteers, donors and staff. Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures. Knowledge of meal planning techniques. Knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques. Ability to cook nutritional, tasteful, and safe food for large groups in a timely manner. Ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or G.E.D., And Two years’ experience working in a social or public service environment with experience assisting the public, Or Any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Must have valid Driver’s License for off-site donation pick-ups.
Ability to lead in a positive manner and exhibit patience and compassion toward clients. Strong social skills. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to perform mathematical calculations; prepare and analyze figures. Ability to visually inspect and interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Ability to cook, taste, and smell food. Ability to respond to emergencies in a calm and effective manner while maintaining control and initiating proper corrective action. Ability to operate equipment necessary to complete the essential functions of the position. Ability to move hands in repetitive motions including grasping, holding and finger dexterity. Ability to display eye-hand coordination. Ability to climb stairs, step stools and ladders. Ability to push/pull and reach. Ability to carry equipment necessary to complete the essential functions of the position. Moderate amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying objects (possibly up to 60 lbs.).
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religions mission.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.
We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family AOK-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Housing
- Pay Type Hourly
- Hiring Rate $11.22
- Norman, OK 318 E. HAYES 73069, 318 E. HAYES, Norman, Oklahoma, United States of America