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A Life-Changing Career at UGM

Career Opportunities

Why UGM?

Our diverse team is passionate, professional, and called to make a difference. We desire to learn, grow, and connect with each other with humility and humour. We build employee resilience, support professional development, and ensure a fun and caring workplace.

Working at UGM is life-changing – for both our staff and for those we serve.

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Who are we?

We are Christ-Centered and demonstrate Jesus Christ's love for all people.

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What do we do?

We help overcome poverty, homelessness, and addiction in communities across Metro Vancouver.

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How do we do it?

We do everything with integrity, excellence, and care for one another.

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Our Job Opportunities

Administrator, HC&O #018

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you love problem-solving and enjoy variety in your work? Are you natural at planning and organizing? Do you make service and teamwork top priorities? Are you committed to getting the details right? If yes, we want you to join our fast-paced and dynamic Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team. You will be working primarily behind the scenes as part of an administrative team providing support in a timely, efficient, and grace-filled manner. You will also use your well-developed interpersonal skills to interact with others in a way that displays respect, tact, and diplomacy...

Cook

Department / Branch: Housing & Support Services / Kitchen

Job Commitment: Permanent, Part-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you a self-motivated and creative individual with culinary expertise? As Cook you will provide meals and snacks for our guests, residents, and staff daily and in accordance with the high standards established by Union Gospel Mission. You will work alongside other cooks and our volunteers.

You may encounter Community members in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required. 

The start wage for this position is $19.50 per hour.  This is a Permanent, Part-time (52.5 hours bi-week) position, working 3 days...

Dishwasher

Department / Branch: Housing & Support Services / Kitchen

Job Commitment: Permanent, Part-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Would you like to be in a key operational position that includes cleaning the dishes and cookware and some Shipping & Receiving?  Would you like to be part of an organization that helps make positive changes in the lives of the marginalized? 

Reporting to the Kitchen Manager, the Dishwasher is responsible for running the dishwashing pit in the Hastings kitchen and works with a kitchen team that feeds the community we serve.  You may encounter Community members in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems.  There will be other staff nearby to assist as required...

Administrator, Women’s Recovery & Housing

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you a natural at planning and organizing? Are you a skilled communicator that enjoys writing and editing, as well as connecting personally with your team? Do you make service and teamwork top priorities? If yes, we want you to join our fast-paced and dynamic Sanctuary team. You will be assisting in varied administrative and clerical duties in order to serve staff in a timely, proficient, and grace-filled manner. You will use a variety of current technology to create, edit, track, reconcile, coordinate, organize, schedule and communicate. You will also use your well...

Ministry Support Worker, Thrift Store

Department / Branch: Community Engagement & Social Enterprise / Vancouver Thrift Store

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Full-Time

Location: 671 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC

The Opportunity

Who knew that working in a thrift store could create life changing opportunities for others?  Well, that’s precisely what this role involves.  You would use your outreach and retail skills to connect with customers, build relationships, create safety in the store and provide connections for our customers who are looking for support services to meet the needs in their lives.  And yes, this would involve retail responsibilities (don’t you just love Thrift store finds!) as well as making connections and creating safety for all our customers through trauma informed care and...

Support Worker, Sanctuary, Team D

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you adaptable and collaborative, desiring to help wherever and whenever needed? Are you client-centered and service-oriented in your interactions with others? Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building positive relationships with marginalized women in the Downtown Eastside? If yes, then read on!

In this position you will be responsible for assisting in the care of women, with or without babies, who enter the Sanctuary Stabilization Program by ensuring they have a safe and clean place to find direction and assistance. You may be making referrals for...

Support Worker, Sanctuary, Team C

Department / Branch: Programs / Women’s Recovery & Housing

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Are you adaptable and collaborative, desiring to help wherever and whenever needed? Are you client-centered and service-oriented in your interactions with others? Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building positive relationships with marginalized women in the Downtown Eastside? If yes, then read on! In this position you will be responsible for assisting in the care of women, with or without babies, who enter the Sanctuary Stabilization Program by ensuring they have a safe and clean place to find direction and assistance. You may be making referrals...

Administrator, HC&O #019

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Permanent, Part-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you love problem-solving and enjoy variety in your work? Are you natural at planning and organizing? Do you make service and teamwork top priorities? Are you committed to getting the details right? If yes, we want you to join our fast-paced and dynamic Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team. You will be working primarily behind the scenes as part of an administrative team providing support in a timely, efficient, and grace-filled manner. You will also use your well-developed interpersonal skills to interact with others in a way that displays respect, tact, and diplomacy...

Outreach Worker #020

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you enjoy building relationships?  Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members by listening, praying, and providing hope?  Are you adaptable and collaborative? Are you client-centered and service-oriented?  If so, then we may have an opportunity for you.  We are looking for an Outreach Worker on our Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team. 

The Outreach Worker position involves ministering to the men and women living in the neighborhood of the Hastings facility. The job includes providing support, care, and spiritual...

Outreach Worker #016

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you enjoy building relationships?  Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members by listening, praying, and providing hope?  Are you adaptable and collaborative? Are you client-centered and service-oriented?  If so, then we may have an opportunity for you.  We are looking for an Outreach Worker on our Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team. 

The Outreach Worker position involves ministering to the men and women living in the neighborhood of the Hastings facility. The job includes providing support, care, and spiritual...

Contact Information

Have questions? Contact us at careers@ugm.ca or call us at 604-215-5430