Light Of Life Rescue Mission
  • 20-Jul-2021 to 18-Sep-2021 (EST)
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Full Time

Light of Life Rescue Mission is seeking a full-time Men's Shelter and Program Support Specialist. This position requires the candidate to work during the weekend daylight shifts and also be comfortable with flexible evening and daylight shifts during the regular work week.
Light of Life is looking for an individual who is able to understand and adhere to Light of Life's principles. This individual will work with people in varied circumstances related to homelessness, recovery, and mental illness.

These responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist in the daily operations of our Men's Residential Program, High Commitment Shelter, Emergency Shelter, Meal Ministry, as well as other associated outreach functions
  • Monitor the building and its residents
  • Transporting clients
  • Securing donations
  • Data entry

Due to the interface with the clients, all jobs at Light of Life require employees to:

  • Walk alongside clients as a disciple of Christ and share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with them through actions and words.
  • Establish mutual trust and create a safe, authentic environment so that the clients continue to mature in Christ.
  • Serve the clients in a Christ-like manner and practice a self-evaluative lifestyle.
  • Resolve all issues in ways that promote the principles of Light of Life while following the processes described in the LOL staff manual.
  • Exhibit love for Jesus Christ, the staff, and the clients.
  • Study the Christian Bible and apply the knowledge received/revealed to job duties and clients' specific issues.
  • Help the clients make choices that are justifiably in their eternal best interest.
  • Practice Christ Like stewardship of all resources.
  • Model personal responsibility, accountability, timely reporting and a self-evaluative lifestyle.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills, adept at building relationships with diverse groups of clients and volunteers
  • Must be able to handle crisis and unexpected situations with calm and clear thinking
  • Must model personal responsibility, accountability, timely reporting, and a self-evaluative lifestyle
  • PA Driver's License with clean driving record required


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Knowledge of drug and alcohol recovery and mental illness preferred

Light of Life offers a comprehensive benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Vision, and other benefits, which begin the 1st of the month following employment. Light of Life also offers a 401k match program after 6 months of employment.

*Applicants are encourage to submit a cover letter with their resume.*

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