Employment Opportunities

Evansville Rescue Mission is a non-denominational, Christian social service organization dedicated to meeting basic needs and sharing the love of Christ with our Tri-State’s homeless, at-risk youth, and impoverished families.

Each of our staff members and Board Directors obediently adhere to Evansville Rescue Mission’s statement of faith as a condition of employment and volunteerism.

ERM endorses and follows an equal employment opportunity policy that recruits, hires, trains, and promotes individuals in all job titles without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, age, or physical or mental disability (except where the disability prevents the individual from being able to perform the essential functions of a given job and cannot be reasonably accommodated in full compliance with the law).

Please reference and complete our employment application form:

Here is a listing of employment opportunities through ERM’s ministry divisions:


No jobs are available at this time.

Donation Center

No jobs are available at this time.

Mission Grounds

No jobs are available at this time.

Residence Center

No jobs are available at this time.

The Thrift Store

Processing Associate – Part Time

The Processing Associate will be responsible for all donated items being processed for sale in
the Thrift Store by ensuring all the following operating procedures are
completed in a timely manner and they will report directly to the store

·  Ensure that the item is clean and if it is
not, clean it using the supplies that are provided. We have a high standard for
our store and all items are to be as clean as we can possibly get them.

·  Make sure that all donations are placed in the
appropriate locations as they are sorted upon arrival.

·  Ensure there is a clean and organized area
where you and any other associates helping you can appropriately process

·  Check that donated items are not broken, torn,
defaced, or missing any pieces. If they are, throw it away.

·  Price the item using the pricing guide that
has been provided as a guide.

·  Ensure that each section of the store floor is
clean, organized, and staged in a manner that makes it easy for customers to
see what we have available.

·  Be able to assess and prioritize what needs to
be processed and taken to the store floor.


·  High School Diploma or GED

·  Retail experience preferred


Youth Care Center

Youth Care Center – Behavior Technician

Job type: Part-time Auxiliary

Purpose Of Position:

This position is responsible for the supervision, safety, care, and counseling of the residents at the Evansville Rescue Mission Youth Care Center in order to provide a secure, structured environment conducive to the physical safety and well-being of the detainees.


  • Supervise juveniles in an institutional setting.
  • Apply approved methods of restraint as appropriate.
  • Conduct small group programming.
  • Assemble and analyze information to prepare written reports and records in a clear, concise manner.
  • Work independently and as a team member.
  • Effectively communicate in person, over the telephone and in writing.
  • Express oneself clearly and authoritatively and to listen attentively to others.
  • Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment and specialized software applications.
  • Maintain high personal standards of ethics and integrity.
  • Maintain significant flexibility in daily operations and decision making.


The Evansville Rescue Mission offers a limited amount of unpaid internships for college students each Fall, Spring, and Summer semester. Please read the information below and pray about working alongside our staff in serving the needy and homeless of the Tri-State area. If you wish to apply, please fill out the application by clicking the Internship Application link below.

Once all information is received, and the intern is accepted, it will be processed and sent to the appropriate Department Director for further review. All Interns will need to submit to background checks and drug tests.

Internships may be available in the following areas:

Men’s Residence Center

(Social Service Majors, Human Services, Criminal Justice)


(Business Administration, Nonprofit Management, Marketing, Videography, Writing, Communications)

Thrift Stores

(Fashion Merchandising, Marketing)

Food Service

(Culinary Arts)

Internship Deadlines


June 30th


November 30th


April 30th

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