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Nashville Rescue Mission

Guest Services Specialist

Nashville Rescue Mission


Job Summary

Hope Lives Here!

At Nashville Rescue Mission, you’ll be empowered to influence and impact lives. Join our team today!

Nashville Rescue Mission is actively seeking Men’s Guest Services Specialists. Are you the right person?

Available Shifts:

First Shift

Friday – Tuesday, 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Saturday – Wednesday, 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Second Shift

Thursday – Monday, 2:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Friday – Tuesday, 2:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Saturday – Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Third Shift

Saturday – Wednesday, 10:00 p.m. – 6:30 a.m.

Job Responsibilities

You’re Alert & On Guard

Are you concerned about the safety and security of those around you? Are you always alert and paying attention to detail? This job requires the ability to stay focused and avoid distractions to ensure the safety of the area you oversee and protect. You will be responsible for walking assigned internal zones of Mission to maintain security. You will monitor entrances and promptly responds to monitor room requests for observed questionable activity.

You’re Calm & Confident

A person who doesn’t get riled easy is a good candidate for this job. You are in frequent close quarters with Mission guests as they enter and exit the building. You must be able to handle disruptions or disputes that might arise, keeping your temper in check and maintaining control of the situation. The right person for this job can’t react angrily or violently to those who cause disruptions.

You’re A Go-Getter

The ideal candidate for this position is willing to take the initiative and do whatever needs to be done to complete the task. You don’t mind getting your hands dirty and pitching in to help.

You’re Strong In Your Faith

Sharing the love of Jesus Christ is at the heart of this position. Your job is to communicate the Gospel and model Christian character. Are you prepared to share your testimony?


  • Committed Christian open to sharing hope to those hurting.
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent, preferred.
  • Ability to operate basic office equipment, such as computers, copiers, and printers.
  • Ability to work under pressure and communicate written and verbally.
  • Frequent bending and/or lifting and ability to move up to 25 lbs.

Additional Information



Eligible employees have medical plan options that give you the flexibility to choose the coverage that is right for you. Plans include a Health Savings Account with both employee and employer contributions. Telemedicine services are also available with all plans. You can also enroll in Dental and Vision plans.

Nashville Rescue Mission offers a generous Paid Time Off policy that allows new employees up to 27 days off their first year (pro-rated based on start date) for relaxation, holidays and to care for themselves or a family member in times of illness.

When life is getting difficult, it can help to talk with a professional. That’s why we have a Chaplain on staff as well as offer free counseling and referral services through the Employee Assistance Program.

As part of the Nashville Rescue Mission family, you can also enjoy other company-paid benefits like life insurance and short and long-term disability.


Let us help you save for the future. Nashville Rescue Mission contributes 3% of an employee’s earnings after they have completed their first year of service. If you decide to contribute to the plan as well, you will enjoy a 50% match on contributions from 1% to 6%.

How to Apply

To apply, visit Nashville Rescue Mission Careers  to upload your resume or email your resume to


  • Date Posted: July 14, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Housing