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The Salvation Army - Metro Division Resource Coordinator - Aberdeen in Aberdeen, South Dakota


The Salvation Army Mission: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Summary/Primary Purpose: Perform tasks to ensure effective and efficient operations of corps donation procurement, property and equipment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Pick up and accept donations

  • Oversee the sorting, dating, and stocking of the donations on the shelves

  • Organize the walk in cooler and freezer and rotate the food

  • In winter months, keep walk ways and entry area of corps free of ice and snow

  • Help strip, wax floors and polishing the floors

  • Provide assistance with The Salvation Army food drives, as well as seasonal programs.

  • Dispose of cardboard

  • Be able to order necessary items for programs

  • Mowing and landscaping care

  • Assist with all aspects of the Christmas Fund Drive by overseeing the purchase of food, packaging of food and overseeing the distribution of the food

  • Assist with set up and cleanup of Corps Special Events

  • Keep maintenance areas clean and organized and minor maintenance

  • Driving is an essential role of the position.

  • Maintain a list of vendors and supplies

  • Vehicle maintenance

  • Maintain a list of needed items for the pantry

  • All other duties as assigned.


Education and/or Experience: High School diploma or general education degree (GED).

Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the minimal knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for this position.

  • Ability to be flexible and able to work on multiple projects or tasks simultaneously

  • Basic computer skills with ability to access payroll, timekeeping and personal data via a web-based system.

  • Basic Microsoft Word and Excel skills, and the ability to access data systems via a web-based system, and ADP

  • Administrative skills to include utilization of standard office equipment, data entry, 10-key, attention to details and filing.

  • Good communication skills both written and spoken, and ability to maintain effective working relationships.

  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential matters

  • Attention to detail and creative problem-solving skills.

  • Strong independent judgement.

    Other Qualifications: Must pass all applicable background checks. Must possess a valid driver's license from the state in which you reside. Must be approved through The Salvation Army Fleet Safety Program to drive either a Salvation Army or personal vehicle on Salvation Army business.

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Must successfully complete Safe from Harm training within 90 days of hire, as established by The Salvation Army.

    Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical requirements include: good speaking, hearing and vision ability and excellent manual dexterity. Ability to stand, bend and reach for extended periods of time, dexterity of hands and fingers to operate office equipment. May need to climb, balance. Kneel, crouch or crawl. This position will required the ability to lift and/or move more than 50 pounds occasionally.

    Working Conditions: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job – an office environment and while performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

    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 religious mission.

Job LocationsUS-SD-Aberdeen

Job ID 2021-18330

of Openings 1

Category Social Services

Type Regular Full-Time