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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.”

Every person who works with us must agree with our Statement of Faith. Please read it before contacting us.


Health and Security Coordinator

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented individual to lead the Health and Security Department. The Health and Security Coordinator, under the direction of the Executive Dean of Student and Guest Experiences, will serve the New York ministry locations by coordinating the day-to-day operations of the Health and Security Department. This includes serving our staff, students, campers, and visitors by providing a safe and wholesome environment for our constituency to experience and grow in their faith.

Requirements
  • Personal testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a heart of love for people of all backgrounds, striving to see them develop towards greater Christlikeness
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Characterized by integrity and a sense of confidentiality
  • Leadership and management ability, a boundary spanner
  • Experience in the medical and/or security field (Military, Law Enforcement, and/or EMS experience preferred)
  • Graduate of the Word of Life Bible Institute, Bachelor’s degree (preferred)
  • Current EMT Certification and NYS Pistol Permit and NYS Armed Guard License
  • Clean criminal background record, a clean driving record, and insurance clearance to drive WOL vehicles
  • Ability to act clearly and decisively in emergency situations
  • Ability to work flexible hours and live on the campus of the Word of Life Bible Institute
  • Ability to be on call in case of emergencies

Software Services Engineer

Remote or in office
Description

Word of Life is looking for a ministry-minded, spiritually-oriented person to serve on the IT Services team as a Software Services Engineer (level III of V). Under the direction of department leadership, the Software Services Engineer will create, develop, maintain, implement, and support the software platform and application systems that equip the ministry. This includes the administration of database platforms, web servers, Wordpress content management systems, and Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms. Development of integrations between systems is also a part of this position.

Requirements
  • A BS in computer science is preferred, but not required.
  • Strong database skills are a MUST.
  • A willingness to learn and grow in the ministry responsibilities mentioned below.
  • System admin skills on web server platforms (such as Apache), as well a WordPress CMS.
  • Software engineering skills in PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
  • Data design and management skills in SQL, data integration methods including ETL, DB replication, and API’s (such as REST, SOAP, and GraphQL), reporting, dashboards, and analysis.
  • An understanding of internet protocols such as DNS, HTTP, SSH, sFTP, etc.
  • Strong understanding of website security methods.
  • The ability to juggle multiple projects and support requests is required.
  • The ability to lead or contribute as a team member on multiple projects is required.

Admissions Counselor

Schroon Lake, NY
Description

Word of Life Bible Institute (NY Campus) is looking for a ministry minded individual that desires to serve professionally as an Admissions Counselor in the Enrollment Department. Responsibilities include calling applicants and contacts, marketing to prospective student, recruitment, representing the school and providing plus one customer service throughout the whole admissions process.

Requirements
  • Alumni of the Word of Life Bible Institute (preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • Strong people skills (communication, relatability, networker)
  • High emotional intelligence
  • Two years sales or admissions experience (highly desirable)
  • Mission minded
  • Team player
  • Willing to learn and be developed

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