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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

Support Worker, Sanctuary Housing

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

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 616 East Cordova, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you enjoy being flexible and service-oriented, assisting others in different and unique ways? Are you excited by the possibility of providing strength-based and trauma-informed support to individual tenants and families? Are you able to build rapport easily with others and passionate about fostering a climate of inclusion, grace, and forgiveness? If so, this might be a great fit! In this position you will assist in ensuring a safe hygienic, and supportive environment for tenants as they navigate living independently. This involves assisting with referrals, childminding...

Coordinator, Maintenance & Custodial

Department / Branch: Housing & Support Services / Maintenance & Custodial

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have 1-3 years of experience as a coordinator?  Would you like to use your experience in administration to support the maintenance and custodial team to forward UGM’s mission of transforming communities by overcoming poverty, homelessness, and addiction one life at a time?  Then this may be the position for you!

We are looking for a Coordinator, Maintenance and Custodial to support the housing and support services department by  compiling work orders, organizing, and communicating with the team regarding scheduling and other duties. You may encounter clients in...

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...

Addictions Counsellor

Department / Branch: Programs / Men’s Recovery

Job Commitment: Permanent, Full-Time

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Would you like to make a positive, lasting impact on the lives of our clients in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside community by screening, assessing, counselling and delivering workshops for them?  The Addictions Counsellor will provide Men’s Recovery group and individual counselling as needed, and will work collaboratively with other outside service providers as required.  You will work in a mutually supportive, professional counselling team to ensure excellent client care.  In addition, the Counsellor is actively involved in program evaluation and quality assurance approaches...

Ministry Support Worker #005

Department / Branch: Programs / Hastings Chaplaincy & Outreach

Job Commitment: Auxiliary, On-Call

Location: 601 East Hastings St, Vancouver

The Opportunity

Do you have strong interpersonal skills and 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, client-centered, collaborative, and service-oriented?  Then we may have an opportunity for you. 

We are looking for Ministry Support Workers on our Hastings Chaplaincy and Outreach team.  This position involves ministering to the men and women living in the neighborhood of the Hastings facility.  The job may include making referrals for...

Contact Information

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