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  • Warehouse Assistant, Brethren Service Center - New Windsor, MD

    The Church of the Brethren is seeking an individual to fill the regular hourly position of full-time warehouse assistant. This full-time hourly position works directly with the director of Material Resources and is located at the Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Maryland.

    The warehouse assistant supports the work in Material Resources by assisting with folding quilts, baling, loading and unloading trailers, and learning strapping operation to clear cartons from the track as well as other support tasks as assigned.

    Warehouse experience is preferred and electric pallet jack experience is helpful. High School Diploma or equivalent required.

    Applications will be received and reviewed beginning immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates are invited to request the application packet and complete job description by contacting:

    Office of Human Resources
    Church of the Brethren
    1451 Dundee Avenue
    Elgin, IL 60120
    800-323-8039 ext. 367

  • Program Assistant for the Office of Donor Relations - Elgin, Illinois

    The Church of the Brethren is seeking an individual to fill a full-time hourly position of program assistant for the Office of Donor Relations. The program assistant is part of the Donor Relations team and reports to the director of Donor Relations. This position is located in Elgin, Illinois

    The major responsibilities of this position is to support and assist the office of Donor Relations in developing connections with donors and friends of the Church of the Brethren through electronic and print correspondence, individual and congregational contacts, special offerings, and stewardship education resources.

    Required skills and knowledge include ease of communication with individuals, congregations and contributors to various projects as well as with donor support. Tasks will include assisting with a variety of production, printing, and proofreading logistics as well as assisting with development of congregation and donor support materials.

    A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required. As is proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word, Excel, and Outlook, ability to become familiar with other software programs including Adobe Acrobat Pro, Photoshop, InDesign, and Convio/Blackbaud,

    Applications will be received beginning immediately and will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Qualified candidates are invited to request the application form by contacting:

    Human Resources
    Church of the Brethren
    1451 Dundee Ave
    Elgin, IL 60142
    800-323-8039, x367

  • VOLUNTEERS NEEDED, Zigler Hospitality Center - New Windsor, MD

    The Zigler Hospitality Center seeks Volunteer Hosts and Hostesses to help coordinate and provide hospitality services to guests and visitors of the Brethren Service Center campus. Duties include guest check-in, providing host service during meetings and retreats, providing assistance in maintaining common areas and guest rooms, and assisting in the dining room during meals and banquets. Our Hosts and Hostesses serve as key members of the Hospitality Center team, ensuring good communication and follow through, and consistently placing the needs of our guests as a top priority.

    The Zigler Hospitality Center is also seeking a Volunteer Office Assistant to the Manager, to help schedule guests for: private lodging, day and overnight conferences, and volunteer lunch groups. They would also assist in similar duties as the Host and Hostess position.

    Age requirement: Adult - Time commitment: One month to one year

    For a complete description of these volunteer positions, or if you would like to discuss these opportunities with a staff member, please contact us at 410-635-8700 (Toll Free: 800-766-1553) or via e-mail at mgrossnickle@brethren.org.

    For both volunteer positions, room and board is provided, as well as a monthly stipend.

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