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The Salvation Army - Metro Division Recycling Center Production Supervisor in Joplin, Missouri


The Salvation Army corps located in Joplin, Missouri, is looking for a part-time, 24 hours per week, Recycling Center Production Supervisor. This position comes with benefits such as 13 paid holidays a year, vacation time, sick time, personal time, and is eligible for participation in the company funded pension plan after one year of service. Minimum starting pay will be $10.30 an hour.


  1. Assist in unloading/loading of the pick-up truck and/or donor’s vehicle.

  2. Truck Driver/Forklift Operator duties.

  3. Oversee the sorting and pricing of donated items.

  4. Oversee moving donations from processing to the sales floor.

  5. Maintain good customer/donor relations as is expected by all staff and volunteers.

  6. Oversee all operations of the donation processing area/department.

  7. Schedule pickups/deliveries of merchandise in an efficient manner.

Full Job Description available at time of interview.


High school or equivalent diploma, one year related work experience or two years work experience without diploma and some supervisory experience. Ability to read and comprehend job description, cleaning instructions, material safety data sheet, and various grants and reporting requirements. Ability to successfully interact with a wide variety of people, primarily donors. Must be a team player, a self-starter, a good motivator of others, and perform well with minimal supervision. Position requires good written and verbal communication skills. Requires a valid Missouri Class E driver’s license, current forklift certification and pass TSA MVR check. Must demonstrate ability to think independently and exercise sound judgment.

Work Environment: Must be capable of performing the above essential duties. Must be able to sit and stand for extended periods of time. Capable of frequently lifting 70 pounds, and occasionally lifting more than 100 pounds. Frequently lifts or moves 100 pounds or more with assistance of another person/forklift/floor jack/dolly/cart or truck. Majority of lifting is from floor to waist high. Some lifting required above waist and shoulder high but it will be at a reduced weight. Position is expected to: Bend, stoop, crouch, stand, walk, carry and push/pull items. Most of this work will be in a warehouse with limited temperate controlled environment. In the winter it will be cold and in the summer it will be hot.

The Salvation Army Central Territory does not participate in unemployment compensation programs. The Salvation Army, as a church, is exempt from participation in federal and state unemployment insurance programs.


Job LocationsUS-MO-Joplin

Job ID2021-17839

of Openings1


TypeRegular Part-Time