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Helping the HUNGRY, Homeless and Hurting

Is God leading you to serve the hungry, homeless, and hurting in Philadelphia? Take a look at our open positions below. Please check back often to see the newest job openings.

Christian Life of All Employees: As an employee of Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission you are an important member of a Christian organization. All staff members are Christian missionaries and may be required from time to time to participate in chapel services, outreach ministries, or prayer times. Because of the nature of these types of ministries it is an absolute necessity that you possess and maintain a testimony or lifestyle that is above reproach. What you do on your own time may seriously affect your ability to perform these types of ministries, which are an important part of your job.

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Thrift Store Manager

Department: Thrift Store
Work Location: 71 Bellevue Avenue, Penndel, PA 19147
Reports to: Executive Director/CEO
Employment Status: Full Time
Typical Hours Required: Monday – Friday; occasional Saturdays as required

General Description of Work

The Store Manager is responsible for the daily operations of the Thrift Store, this includes such things as: organizing, improving, and administering store policies and procedures and directing and motivating store volunteers and employees; improving store sales; advancing the mission, vision, and values of Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission

Essential Functions
  • Oversee all operations of the store
  • Improve store operations and sales
  • Hire, supervise, or terminate employees of the store
  • Oversee pick-ups and deliveries (scheduling, truck usage, etc.)
  • Supervise maintenance of store vehicles
  • Supervise property, maintaining cleanliness and safety
  • Create reports and records as needed
  • Attend meetings as needed
  • Supervise and direct volunteers
  • Oversee displays to improve sale of merchandise
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • A strong commitment to Jesus Christ
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Two years or more managerial or supervisory experience in retail environment preferred
  • Physically must be able to stand for long periods of time and be able to lift at 50lbs unassisted
  • Ability to work varied hours and days as business dictates

Contact: Send cover letter, resume, and completed applications to Pierce Bowker at

 Truck Operator

Department: Thrift Store
Work Location: 302 N. 13th Street
Reports to: Thrift Store Manager
Employment Status: Full Time
Typical Hours Required: Monday – Friday; occasional Saturdays as required

General Description of Work

The Truck Operator will assist with daily operations of the truck and thrift store.

Essential Functions
  • Make daily pickup and deliveries in company box truck.
  • Assist in the safe operation of the company box truck.
  • Assist with scheduling pick-ups and deliveries.
  • Clean, organize, and assemble incoming furniture donations.
  • Assist in daily store operations when not on the truck.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to safely operate a box truck.
  • Familiar with smart-phone and/or gps technology
  • Retail and customer service experience.
  • An ability to lift 50 lbs. unassisted.
  • A good work ethic.
  • An ability to work with a team, as well as on one’s own depending on various tasks.

Contact: Send completed applications to Pierce Bowker at

Unconditional Giving

Men’s Shelter

In addition to meeting basic life needs for men, the Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission enables those men who are committed to a positive life change to address their problems through an intensive 16-month program.

Women’s Transitional Home

The purpose of Wayne Hall, the women’s ministry of Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission, is to teach women how to restructure their lives according to the Word of God.

Group Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities for groups with Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission take place at our Center City and Germantown locations.

Food Drive

Churches, schools, businesses, and other organizations can help the homeless and hurting men and women at the Mission by collecting non-perishable food items.

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