Receptionist - Part Time - Lynchburg, VA

Lynchburg, VA 2215 PARK AVENUE 24501, 2215 PARK AVENUE, LYNCHBURG, Virginia, United States of America Req #22580
Friday, September 23, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for a Part Time Receptionist at the Lynchburg Corps, located in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Position works Monday thru Friday 9:30am to 3:30pm with 30 minutes off each day for lunch. Holidays are required. Additional shifts, and adjusted hours may be required based on business necessity.

Position Summary

Answers the telephone in a courteous manner and directs calls to the appropriate destination; records accurate and complete messages when necessary; receives and receipts deliveries and donations; greets and announces visitors and clients; provides general information about The Salvation Army's operations and services; performs routine clerical work such as typing and filing.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to direct phone calls to the appropriate person or destination. Ability to respond to and assist callers and visitors in a calm, courteous and tactful manner. Ability to record accurate and complete messages. Ability to perform clerical support work while operating the multi-line telephone. Ability to maintain an adequate supply of informative materials and/or brochures for distribution to visitors. Ability to respond to emergencies in a calm and effective manner. Ability to project a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army.

Education and Experience

High school diploma or G.E.D., and prior experience working with the public performing customer service and/or receptionist responsibilities, or Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications


Physical Requirements Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write and communicate the English language effectively. Ability to operate a telephone and/or switchboard. Duties are usually performed seated, sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Occasional lifting of light objects (less than 25lbs) and occasional lifting of objects 25 to 50 pounds may be necessary.

Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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*Application Submittal Period: 9/22/2022 – 9/27/2022

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family PMC-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Admin Support
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Lynchburg, VA 2215 PARK AVENUE 24501, 2215 PARK AVENUE, LYNCHBURG, Virginia, United States of America