The Salvation Army

  • Clerical/Program Assistant – Hamburg Office

    Job Locations US-PA-Hamburg
    Job ID
    Community and Social Services
    Compensation Min
    USD $10.50/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $10.50/Hr.
    On-Call/As Needed
  • Overview

    Position:  Clerical/Programs Assistant – Hamburg Office

    Department: Service Extension, Hamburg, PA

    Availability of Position: Immediately

    Schedule: On-Call/Seasonal

    Reporting Relationship: Regional Manager

    Salary and Grade: $10.50 per hour; 71Non-Exempt


    The Clerical/Program Assistant will support the Hamburg Service Center. The assistant will greet visitors, answer and transfer phone calls, take messages and refer to appropriate individuals, assist with correspondence and mailings as needed, receive donations, issue receipts, and prepare deposit slips for bank deposit, update Depository database as donations are received, provide clerical assistance as preparation for seasonal programs, update volunteer database, process volunteer applications, assist volunteers with scheduling for appropriate seasonal programs ( Red Kettle Bell Ringing, Manage Bell Ringers’ signups & maintain ‘Time to Signup’ online scheduling program for Kettle Season, Prepare Volunteer Reports & enter kettle income into Red Kettle Worker, Receive donations, issue receipts, and prepare deposit slips for bank deposit, Christmas Angel Tree program, Christmas Food Basket Distribution), and Assist staff members with projects as approved by Regional Manager.


    • High School Education with 5 years secretarial experience and/or extensive work history in diversified setting.
    • Working knowledge of computer programs including Microsoft Windows , Word, Power Point, Excel, Access, and Lotus Notes.
    • Typing speed of at least 40 wpm.
    • Excellent telephone and all other communication skills.
    • Ability to work effectively with persons seeking assistance.
    • Self-motivated and self-directed. To be able to prioritize work and have a quick response to those in field.
    • Child Protection Clearances PA Act 153 requires that all prospective employees complete the following clearance and background checks: PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record/Fingerprint Check. Candidate must also complete the mandated reporter child abuse training.
    • Have an appreciation for and understanding of the philosophy and mission of The Salvation Army.


    Contact: Please mail or email your resume and a cover letter to:


    Rebecca Netznik, Regional Manager

    PO Box 641, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

    Or apply online at


    Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on August 7, 2018.



    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

    Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

    and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    Requisition No. 840


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