Now Hiring: 2 part-time Shift Managers

Reports to: Shelter Manager
Classification: Non-exempt


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Description
The Shift Manager is a part-time hourly position who report to the Shelter Manager (hourly pay based on experience). Shift Managers monitor the cold weather shelter during open hours, 6:00pm-7:00am November 5 – April 15, and during inclement weather hours as determined by the Executive Director. They are the front line of shelter operations: interacting with clients, volunteers, churches, and special visitors.

Primary Responsibilities
  • ·       At Shelter Manager’s direction, follow established intake process on each accepted applicant, including conducting the intake interview and filling out all appropriate forms.
  • ·       Maintain and respect all men’s privacy by keeping all records locked
  • ·       Maintain a journal of the activities and events in the shelter that will also be kept locked and available for review by the Shelter Manager, Executive Director, and Board of Directors.
  • ·       Ensure that all chores are completed in a timely fashion.
  • ·       Prepare shelter for opening and closing before and after clients leave the facility.
  • ·       Report any incidents of fighting or abusive behavior to the Shelter Manager immediately.
  • ·       Follow and enforce all rules established for the operation of the shelter.
  • ·       Document all entries and dismissals
  • ·       Keep client records confidential, whether written or verbal.
  • ·       Maintain good and encouraging relationships with all clients.
  • ·       Report to the Shelter Manager any verbal or written updates on clients’ progress in finding housing, employment, or other benchmark areas.
Requirements & Experience
  • ·       Experience working with homeless or at-risk population
  • ·       Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • ·       Ability to work under pressure and in an emergency, especially with clients with physical or mental disabilities
  • ·       Ability to work nights
Hours/Compensation
Two (2) part-time positions are available, flexible hours at $12/hr. Must be able to work between the hours of 6:00pm and 7:30am. Two shifts available: Evening (6pm-12am) and Morning (12am-7:30am).

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