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We’re always looking for Christ centered people that are passionate about the Gospel, motivated to succeed, and believe in working together as a team. We love what we do and we believe that the best organizations are only as great as the team behind them. We’re building a team of people dedicated to “reaching the next generation with the Gospel of Christ.”

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Food Service Manager

New York
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry minded, spiritually oriented Food Service Manager to lead and oversee all aspects of the Culinary Services Department at our New York facilities. This rewarding position offers variety from day to day, including staff development, planning, coordination, and communication. Responsibilities also include operational, financial, technical, and administrative control over assigned culinary areas.

Requirements
  • A minimum of 10 years of leadership and culinary experience
  • Previous multi-unit management experience is a plus
  • A college degree is highly desirable
  • Strong communication and relational skills
  • Serve Safe Certification

Project Coordinator – Camps

New York
Description

The Marketing Project Coordinator is the key liaison between the department they represent and the Marketing Department. They oversee all marketing projects related to their ministry department. They have input throughout the process as well as are the point person for making sure each project is delivered on time and on strategy. The project coordinator also assigns tasks for each project out to the various members of the marketing team and is responsible to follow-up with them to make sure those tasks are completed on time.

Requirements
  • Strong technology skills including being able to use office products such as Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. as well as aptitude and willingness to learn marketing specific technology, project management software & web updating software.
  • Administrative skills necessary to coordinate marketing logistics. For example, managing the individual details of dozens of projects with different individuals all at the same time.
  • Applicants should have either a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communication or Business or 2+ years of relevant experience.
  • Be able to work well under a heavy workload in a fast-paced environment.
  • A person who will take strong initiative to make sure projects are completed on time with quality

Project Coordinator – Bible Institute

New York
Description

The Marketing Project Coordinator is the key liaison between the department they represent and the Marketing Department. They oversee all marketing projects related to their ministry department. They have input throughout the process as well as are the point person for making sure each project is delivered on time and on strategy. The project coordinator also assigns tasks for each project out to the various members of the marketing team and is responsible to follow-up with them to make sure those tasks are completed on time.

Requirements
  • Strong technology skills including being able to use office products such as Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. as well as aptitude and willingness to learn marketing specific technology, project management software & web updating software.
  • Administrative skills necessary to coordinate marketing logistics. For example, managing the individual details of dozens of projects with different individuals all at the same time.
  • Applicants should have either a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communication or Business or 2+ years of relevant experience.
  • Be able to work well under a heavy workload in a fast-paced environment.
  • A person who will take strong initiative to make sure projects are completed on time with quality

Auto Mechanic

New York
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented Automotive Technician to serve on our Property Services team. Responsibilities will include servicing, troubleshooting and repairing automobiles and trucks. This is an hourly position that has the potential to be full time with benefits.

Requirements
  • Minimum of 2 years of automotive maintenance experience
  • Diesel engine maintenance experience is preferred but not required
  • Heavy equipment maintenance experience is preferred but not required
  • Boat maintenance experience is preferred but not required
  • Ability to work as part of the Property Services team

Chef

New York Kitchens
Description

We are looking for a ministry-minded, Professional chef to serve with us year-round in our NY kitchens. A qualified candidate will be a capable self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, detail-oriented, thorough and accurate, capable of multitasking in a fast-paced work environment. Position requires a high degree of flexibility.
Part-time summer positions are also available.

Requirements
  • A minimum of five years of related experience.
  • A desire to work with and train young people.
  • Able to manage and prioritize tasks.
  • Able to function under pressure while meeting deadlines.

Plumber/HVAC Technician

New York
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented professional plumber/HVAC tech to serve on our Property Services team. Responsibilities will include completing plumbing and HVAC work orders as needed, assisting with new construction, as well as upgrading existing buildings. Being on-call for weekends is on a rotating basis. Heating experience is required.

Requirements
  • Minimum of 4 years of heating experience
  • Electrical experience is preferred but not required
  • AC experience is preferred but not required
  • Ability to work as part of the Property Services team

Major Gifts Officer

New York
Description

Our Advancement Department is an outgoing and enthusiastic team who is seeking a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented professional with a passion for serving people. Responsibilities include building relationships and maintaining/cultivating a full case load of constituents with the ministry.

Requirements
  • An undergraduate degree in public relations, communications, marketing, business or finance is preferred.
  • Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills.
  • Has the ability to work independently.
  • At least three years of experience in Advancement is preferred.

The Lodge – Front Desk

New York
Description

The Lodge at Word of Life is looking for part-time staff who are able to provide an excellent guest experience and assist in accomplishing its mission statement, which is providing an atmosphere where families and friends can grow closer to God and one another. Responsibilities include maintaining a friendly and professional demeanor with guests; ability to maintain, monitor, and prepare reservations; and handling cash, deposits, and credit policies. Due to the nature of our retreats, working evenings and weekends are a regular part of the position.

Requirements
  • Customer Service and/or retail experience
  • Administrative skills and the ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to resolve guest problems quickly, efficiently, and courteously
  • Ability to maintain, monitor, and prepare reservation requirements
  • Ability to handle cash, deposits and credit policies

Programmer

New York
Description

The Word of Life IT Services Department is looking for an experienced software and data developer. Duties will include development and maintenance of internal operational systems and websites, as well as integration between our systems with Cloud-based software solutions. Qualified candidates must have a servant’s heart and possess excellent customer service skills. Qualified candidates must have high skill and experience in PHP, HTML, JavaScript, SQL, data modeling, data integration, and good UX and workflow modelling. Strong working knowledge of the WordPress platform is highly desirable.

Requirements
  • A desire to empower ministry staff through the use of technology.
  • A servant’s heart, and excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • High skill and experience in PHP, HTML, JavaScript, SQL, data modeling, data integration, and good UX and workflow modelling.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to plan and lead software development projects.
  • Ability to quickly reverse-engineer software and data systems.
  • Working knowledge of WordPress highly desirable.

Enrollment Coordinator

New York
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented person to serve as the Enrollment Coordinator within the Admissions Department of the Bible Institute. Responsibilities include training, equipping and supervising the Admissions team, as well as coordinating all College Days, College Fairs and promotional aspects at our Camps and with ministry teams. Other responsibilities also include maintaining an efficient Call Center and processing applications to meet our goals.

Requirements
  • A college degree and prior supervisory experience are highly desirable.
  • Strong relational and networking abilities
  • Strong communication skills, both in a platform setting and in individual relationships
  • Strong administrative and supervisory abilities

Summer Camp Nurses

New York
Description

Summer Seasonal Registered Nurses opportunities available at our camps in New York(June 25 through August 19, 2017) volunteer and salary positions, plus room and board. We offer eight exciting, action and fun-packed weeks. As part of our Nursing team, you will have opportunities to minister and impact the lives of young people. Duties include but may not be limited to Camper and staff assessments, first aid, medication administration, documentation, health record review, rotate on call, daily shift report, communication with parents and health center coordinator.

Requirements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Sharp assessment and critical thinking skills
  • Current NY State RN or LPN licensure or eligibility.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications.

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