Facilities Employment Opportunities

PREP COOK (FULL-TIME)

We are seeking an experienced cook at our main campus.  This position shall provide continuous positive Christian leadership while working with a staff of program participants from the life skills program to ensure the quality and efficiency of services offered. This position works in a commercial kitchen setting that includes, but is not limited to, a Combi-oven, mixer, meat slicer, dish washer, warming trays, cooler and freezer.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinates workflow and activities of assigned areas to ensure an efficient work environment
  • Direct the preparation and delivery of food and beverage
  • Identifies, resolves, and reports potential problems which result in poor quality, waste, or deviation from standards
  • Develops staff through training, performance coaching, and personal leadership to achieve department objectives
  • Maintains or improves the quality, appropriateness, and efficiency of work processes by monitoring the important aspects of services

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be Serv-Safe certified
  • Must have prior experience as a cook
  • Previous supervisory experience in a food service department preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage time and meet all specified deadlines
  • Good leadership and organizational skills and ability to motivate team members
  • Exhibit courtesy, tact, and reasonable speed in performance of duties
  • Be in agreement with and subscribe to the MRM Statement of Faith and the MRM Ministry Values
  • Be a committed follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, which is evident in personal testimony and Christian conduct
  • Pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Accounts with employer match
  • Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with generous employer contribution 
  • Paid holidays and generous PTO
  • Health Club reimbursement
  • Cell phone reimbursement (as applicable)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free meal available during shift

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SECURITY OFFICER (FULL-TIME, PART-TIME)

We are looking to hire full-time and part-time Security Officers.  Security officers provide physical security to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission (MRM) building and grounds, and personnel security for the MRM staff and guests, both in residence and transient.  MRM Security also interacts with donors to the mission, volunteers, contractors working within the facilities, emergency personnel, local businesses and neighbors.  MRM Security is a team within a team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infraction of rules
  • Warn guests of premise rules and regulations
  • Apprehend or expel persons engaging in suspicious or criminal acts
  • Conduct regular patrols and inspections of buildings and facilities to identify and report damage and potential security risks
  • Responsible for maintaining order and safety within the facilities and the surrounding areas
  • Ensure that buildings are secure and that unauthorized personnel are prevented from accessing restricted areas
  • Request emergency personnel for high risk situations
  • Identify items requiring repair, investigating items reported by other sources, and performing or referring repairs as appropriate

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College education preferred
  • Previous experience with military, security, law enforcement, correctional facility, social work or other related fields preferred
  • Familiarity with security equipment & techniques
  • Basic understanding of the criminal justice system and risks to people and property as applied to the working environment
  • A mature individual who is able to relate well within a diverse population
  • Computer literacy and the ability to navigate industry software
  • Good report writing and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Workplace appearance must portray the professional team we strive to be: fit, alert and well groomed
  • Ability to handle physical workload
  • Ability to lift 40-75lbs
  • Flexibility in the staffing of a 24/7/365 operation
  • Reliability, dependability, and punctuality are expected
  • MRM Security workplace demeanor must be consistent with a Christian church environment, civil, respectful, polite, responsive, and de-escalatory, even when physical force is necessary
  • Be in agreement with and subscribe to the MRM Statement of Faith and the MRM Ministry Values
  • Be a committed follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, which is evident in personal testimony and Christian conduct
  • Pass a pre-employment background check and drug test.

EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Accounts with employer match
  • Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with generous employer contribution 
  • Paid holidays and generous PTO
  • Health Club reimbursement
  • Cell phone reimbursement (as applicable)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free meal available during shift

*Benefits based on full time employment

 

WAREHOUSE ASSISTANT (FULL-TIME)

The Milwaukee Rescue Mission is looking for a full time Warehouse Assistant at our main campus. There is significant physical labor involved including lifting, loading, unloading and climbing to stock shelves.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Receive, sort, transport, inventory and recycle “in-kind” donations (clothing, household & personal care items, seasonal supplies)
  • Ensure proper handling of all donations
  • Maintain area cleanliness and proper stocking of inventory in the work area

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Warehouse experience preferred
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to write accurate receipts
  • Ability and willingness to follow instructions and to be a flexible, team player
  • Ability to make good decisions, to effectively manage time and meet all specified deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Reliability, dependability, and punctuality are expected
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record required
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including some Saturdays
  • Be in agreement with and subscribe to the MRM Statement of Faith and the MRM Ministry Values
  • Be a committed follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, which is evident in personal testimony and Christian conduct
  • Pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

EXCELLENT BENEFIT PACKAGE:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Accounts with employer match
  • Life and Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with generous employer contribution
  • Paid holidays and generous PTO
  • Health Club reimbursement
  • Cell Phone reimbursement (as applicable)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free meal available during shift

 

To obtain a job application, please contact Lynda Santiago at lynda.santiago@milmission.org.