Make Your Career a Mission

Wheeler Mission is committed to giving hope that changes lives through transformational relationship with Jesus Christ. Wheeler Mission considers every position one of ministry and a vital and valued part of our team. Therefore, it is essential that all employees of Wheeler Mission have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and subscribe to our Mission, Vision, and Core Values. Employees are encouraged and expected to share the Gospel as opportunities arise.*

List below are our current opportunities:

Indianapolis Area Positions

Housekeeping Associates

We are hiring one full-time and three part-time Housekeeping Associates. reporting directly to the Facilities Director. The FT Housekeeping Associate is responsible for providing excellent and consistent housekeeping care at Wheeler Mission’s shelter and resident facilities for individuals experiencing homelessness in the Indianapolis community. The full-time Housekeeping Associates will rotate between Wheeler’s facilities in Indianapolis, providing care where needed. The PT Housekeeping Associate will be assigned to one Wheeler facility during most of their work time, but may need to cover shifts at other facilities depending on needs. Full-time position will work approximately 40 hours per week and part-time positions will work approximately 28 hours per week. All positions have the possibility of working evenings and weekends. Qualified candidates will have: A stable, growing, and mature Christian life; A willingness to sign and abide by Wheeler’s Code of Conduct and Core Values and Statement of Faith; Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and stand/walk for a majority of the day; A commitment to excellence in all aspects of facility care; Ability to attend work when scheduled and dependently arrive on time; Must have a keen attention to detail and be a self-motivated worker; Must be able to operate gas powered equipment such as power sprayers; Must also be able to properly operate industrial appliances such as washing and drying machines and electric or manual cleaning equipment; Must be willing to travel between Wheeler’s Shelter for Men, Men’s Residential Center, Center for Women & Children, and Thrift Store in Indianapolis to perform duties during the workday; Must be able to use a computer for basic functions such as checking email. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Food Service Manager

We are looking for a Food Service Manager to serve in a fast-paced food service environment and has a desire to do Kingdom work. Candidates must be Serv-Safe Certified and willing to lead food service staff and volunteers and complete other food service tasks such as preparing meals, managing orders or donations, and assisting the Director of Food Service as needed. Additionally, they must be excited about working in a unique and caring Christian environment in service to the community and the Mission and Vision of Wheeler Mission. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license is preferred. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Food Service Assistant

We are looking for a part-time Food Service Assistant. This is a part-time, non-exempt position. This individual must be comfortable in a fast-paced food service environment and be able to take direction from more than one staff person. They must be able to adapt to last minute changes in menu planning, preparation, and be willing to prep cook for 100-350 men, women, and children. This individual will greet donors, assist with receipts, and load/unload donations. They also must be able to lift 50 lbs. Serv Safe certification is preferred but not necessary. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license is preferred. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Food Warehouse Coordinator

We are looking for a part-time Food Warehouse Coordinator. This is a part-time, non-exempt position. This position will work up to 28 hours. Shifts may vary throughout the week and on weekends as needed. This individual will maintain an organized stock room while keeping an up to date running inventory of perishable and non-perishable food items. They are responsible for sorting, filling orders, and maintaining food inventories. Individual must also be able to assist with loading and unloading inventory and orders out of and into trucks, vans, and other necessary vehicles. They will also be responsible for entering information into the computer. This person must be able to bend, stoop, and lift at least 50 lbs. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Guest Services Coordinator at Center for Women & Children

Our Center for Women & Children (CWC) is looking for a Guest Services Coordinator. The Guest Services Coordinator position provides support and supervision for the CWC guests. This includes coordinating evening/weekend activities, monitoring guest and volunteer activities, and generally supporting a safe and Christ-centered environment. A High School diploma or equivalent is required. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Winter Contingency Monitors at Shelter for Men

THESE ARE TEMPORARY POSITIONS from November 1, 2017 – March 31, 2018

The Winter Contingency Monitors provide care and support for the guests utilizing our Winter Contingency Program. Many of the guests served during Winter Contingency have experienced trauma and homelessness and may struggle with mental health challenges or addiction. These positions are responsible for creating a safe environment and providing Christ-centered support to these guests. There are  positions available with varying schedules between 4pm-8am seven days a week. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license is preferred. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Bloomington Area Positions

Case Manager at Center for Men

Our Center for Men is hiring a full-time, non-exempt Case Manager. The Case Manager (CM) gathers a personal history of guests whose plight or situation calls for analysis and action geared toward improving their condition. The CM establishes practical and achievable short-term goals which reduce barriers to employment. The CM also facilitates a return to the community via connections to resources and other agencies, counsel, spiritual encouragement, and guidance and referral to Wheeler Mission residential programs.  The Case manager has the responsibility of registering guests in the Resident Tracker database; does an evaluation of intakes, and inputs case notes in the system for every managed guest. He reports major issues to Program Director, whether with shelter guest, program resident, or staff in a timely manner. He must show a friendly personality that welcomes guest, staff, program men, and volunteer interaction. He helps to provide shelter guests with programming, jobs, housing, and legal aid referrals and must have the ability to assist guest in obtaining bus tickets, birth certificates, and legal identification cards. He will conduct frequent drug and alcohol testing, and monitors all aspects of his client’s dorm, medical , spiritual, and vocational life while they are assigned to a program within Wheeler Mission. He will attend staff meetings and organizational all staff meetings and coordinate with the GSC in reference of guests’ attendance and dorm activity. He must possess the ability to build business relationships with outside organizations the ability to teach program classes as assigned by Program Director. Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or state certified equivalent. They must also have one year of experience working in or around a homeless shelter or related environment, possess basic computer and Microsoft Office skills, have strong communication skills, and possess a valid state issued driver’s license. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Guest Services Coordinator at Center for Men

Our Center for Men (CFM) is looking for a part-time Guest Services Coordinator. The Guest Services Coordinator position is responsible for the Security of the CFM and interaction with individuals outside Wheeler from the front desk. Individual will retrieve and store guest belongings (able to lift 40lbs); professionally interact with staff, guests, and the general public; answer and transferring phone calls; receive donations; and monitor clothing room. Must be able to walk up and down stairs. A High School diploma or equivalent is required. Must be proficient using Microsoft Office suite of products and must be able to learn new computer programs, such as client database program. Applicant must have good communication and people skills. Hours are 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and every other Sunday, though hours may vary slightly as needed. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Food Service Assistant

We are looking for a part-time Food Service Assistant. This is a part-time, non-exempt position. This individual must be comfortable in a fast-paced food service environment and be able to take direction from more than one staff person. They must be able to adapt to last minute changes in menu planning, preparation, and be willing to prep cook for 100-350 men, women, and children. This individual will greet donors, assist with receipts, and load/unload donations. They also must be able to lift 50 lbs. Serv Safe certification is preferred but not necessary. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license is preferred. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Guest Services Coordinator at Center for Women & Children - Bloomington

Our Center for Women & Children – Bloomington (CWC-B) is looking for a Guest Services Coordinators. This position provides support, security, and supervision for the CWC-B guests. This position is the first point of contact at the CWC-B and is responsible for providing information and hospitality to guests, visitors, volunteers and staff while supporting a safe and Christ-centered environment. Some light housekeeping and kitchen duties may be assigned as part of this position. This position will work weekends, Saturday and Sunday from 7:00PM until 7:00AM. A High School diploma or equivalent is required. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Production Assistant at Pallets & Industry

Our Pallets & Industry (located at our Training Center) is looking for a full-time, non-exempt Production Assistant. This person will: Assist the General Manager, Production Manager, and others in producing quality pallets that meet standard assembly requirements; Assist in production by managing schedules, assigning tasks, overseeing program guests, and providing training as needed; and Assist in other related tasks at the work site as assigned by the Production Manager to help maintain safe and consistent production. They must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent. House are Monday – Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

Food Service Manager

We are looking for a Food Service Manager to serve in a fast-paced food service environment and has a desire to do Kingdom work. Candidates must be Serv-Safe Certified and willing to lead food service staff and volunteers and complete other food service tasks such as preparing meals, managing orders or donations, and assisting the Director of Food Service as needed. Additionally, they must be excited about working in a unique and caring Christian environment in service to the community and the Mission and Vision of Wheeler Mission. This individual also must be able to properly interact with our staff, guests, vendors, and donors on a daily basis. Must have High School diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license is preferred. If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

*Although Wheeler Mission has attempted to accurately and thoroughly describe each position, Wheeler Mission reserves the right to change the same, including to change, add to or subtract from the duties outlined, within the sole discretion of Wheeler Mission , at any time, with or without advance notice. This position description in no way implies that these are the only duties, including essential duties, to be performed by the employee occupying this position. This position description is not an employment contract, implied or otherwise. The employment relationship remains “at-will.” The aforementioned job requirements are subject to change to reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities.