The Salvation Army

Christmas Bell Ringer

Job Locations US-CT-Willimantic
Job ID
Compensation Min
USD $13.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $13.00/Hr.
On-Call/As Needed


Location: Willimantic Corps

FLSA Status: Non-exempt, On-Call, Seasonal (November 2021 – December 2021)

Hours Per Week: Varies

Schedule: Varies

Be a representative of The Salvation Army by ringing bells for the Christmas Kettle Campaign at assigned outdoor locations. Money raised will help fulfill the needs of the hungry, homeless, ill, and lonely.


  • Greet each passerby in a friendly and respectful manner while ringing the bell.
  • Smile, make eye contact, and be courteous by saying "thank you" for every donation.
  • Be clean, well-groomed, and appropriately dressed in a manner consistent with The Salvation Army standards.


  • Ability to adhere to all COVID-19 safety protocols.
  • Ability to follow instructions with limited supervision.
  • Ability to politely greet and respond to the general public.
  • Ability to abide by required dress code.
  • Ability to ring small hand bell for the duration of the shift.
  • Ability to meet attendance requirements.
  • Ability to stand in one location for extended periods of time in outside weather conditions.
  • Ability to conduct all communications and job duties with the highest level of professionalism.
  • Must be self-motivated and highly enthusiastic.
  • Must be able to lift filled kettles, metal tripods, and signs daily as needed throughout the season.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must be friendly and have a positive attitude.
  • Must be able to respect and promote the interest of The Salvation Army. The individual is not required to embrace the tenets of faith, but he/she is required to promote and respect the mission of The Salvation Army.

 Work Environment/Physical Demands:



Up to 1/3

1/3 to 2/3

Over 2/3

Climb or balance




Lift up to 20 pounds




Lift up to 50 pounds












Use hands




Use sight/vision




Walk, bend, kneel





The Salvation Army 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.


Divisional Headquarters Vision Statement: The Southern New England Divisional Headquarters exists to develop its Officers, staff, and volunteers to their fullest ministry potential and to be a catalyst and resource for the growing of healthy, vibrant Corps and other expressions of The Salvation Army mission.


An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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