The Salvation Army - Metropolitan Division

The Salvation Army - Hammond-Munster

Community Center - Volunteer Coordinator

Help us manage our most precious resource: Our volunteers! Without the support of those who donate their time and skills, it would not be possible for The Salvation Army to serve so many people in need in your community and throughout Lake County. 

If you are a dedicated, organized individual with good writing and computer skills, and if you believe wholeheartedly in volunteerism, we need you to help manage our facility's volunteers. You'll write volunteer position descriptions, coordinate volunteer schedules, collect required documentation, and manage our volunteer website and database. We'll also enlist your help in preparing refreshments and other supplies as needed, as well as coordinating transportation when necessary.

Candidates must be 21 years of age or older, and have the ability to lift 30 pounds. Candidates must clear our criminal background check and meet our Motor Vehicle Report requirements. Successful candidates must complete our Safe From Harm training. 

Interested Candidates should complete the online application.

Work will be done between the hours of 8:30-4:30, Monday-Friday.

Based on the needs of the organization and the availability of the volunteer a flexible schedule can be arranged.

Thank you again for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!  

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Qualifications Required

  • How much can you lift comfortably? - 30 lbs.
  • What age category do you belong? - 21 or older
  • Motor Vehicle Registry Approval - Cleared
  • Training: Safe From Harm Level Completed - Basic
  • Background Check

Schedule Summary

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings Nights
Monday 1Monday Mornings - Yes 1Monday Afternoons - Yes 2Monday Evenings - No 2Monday through the night - No
Tuesday 1Tuesday Mornings - Yes 1Tuesday Afternoons - Yes 2Tuesday Evenings - No 2Tuesday through the night - No
Wednesday 1Wednesday Mornings - Yes 1Wednesday Afternoons - Yes 2Wednesday Evenings - No 2Wednesday through the night - No
Thursday 1Thursday Mornings - Yes 1Thursday Afternoons - Yes 2Thursday Evenings - No 2Thursday through the night - No
Friday 1Friday Mornings - Yes 1Friday Afternoons - Yes 2Friday Evenings - No 2Friday through the night - No
Saturday 2Saturday Mornings - No 2Saturday Afternoons - No 2Saturday Evenings - No 2Saturday through the night - No
Sunday 2Sunday Mornings - No 2Sunday Afternoons - No 2Sunday Evenings - No 2Sunday through the night - No

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