Employment at Northwoods Church

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Northwoods Community Church. Please take a few minutes to review the current job openings, then complete the application form below.

Contact jobs@northwoods.church with any questions.

Current Openings

Connections Café Associate

Part time

The Connections Cafe Associate provides assistance to the Food Service Ministry and the Connections Café. The Food Service Ministry’s goal is to provide a convenient cost effective food service for all Northwoods events.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

    • Restock supplies in the kitchen and café
    • Restock all drinks and snacks
    • Cleaning kitchen, café, refrigerators, and anything else assigned
    • Serving customers in the café
    • Laundry for kitchen and café
    • Any other duties assigned by manager

    Interaction with Others

    The Connections Café Associate will interact with ministry leaders, volunteers, church attendees, inventory suppliers, and the Business Office staff on a regular basis.

    Desired Skill and Abilities

    Interpersonal and organization skills, self-motivated and goal setting ability. Food safe certificate is helpful.

    Beneficial Spiritual Gifts

    Hospitality, Administration, and Encouragement

    Educational and Experience Required

    Food service experience is preferred.

Re:New Thrift Store Associate

Part time

The Re:New Thrift Store Associate will help to open and manage the Re:New thrift store in Galesburg.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working on the floor
      • Customer Services: Assist at the cash register during check out and assisting customers.
      • Hours: Open and close the store on assigned days and be available to work 1-2 Saturdays a month
      • Promotion: Responsible for creative ideas for arrangement and promotion of the store.
      • Pricing: Assist with pricing donations and display of donations.
      • Safety: Promote customer safety by following safety guidelines.
  • Store organization
      • Receiving: Assist with sorting clothes and other items in the receiving area. Assist customers bringing in donations.
      • Clothing: Sort and hang clothing and keep racks organized.
      • Preparation: Prepare items for display and sale (cleaning, pricing, stocking shelves).
      • Large donations: Pick up and moving of furniture and large donations.
      • Electronics: Check all electronics and price same before putting on display.
      • Housekeeping: Keep showroom in a neat and tidy order.

Interaction With Others

The Thrift Store Associate will work closely with the Team Leader and volunteers.

Desired Skills and Abilities

Have a positive attitude.

Educational and Experience Required

Education and experience to carry out the duties of this position is desired.