Employment Opportunities

We are always looking for people who have a heart to serve the homeless, impoverished and uninsured –and– who have the skills and life experience to make our team stronger. If that’s you, we’d love to hear from you!

Current Job Openings



THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:  is a self-starter, but also willing and able to follow instructions on proper work procedures.

– Position involves repeated bending, lifting and tying, so applicant must be in fairly decent physical shape.
– Applicant needs to be able to lift at least 50 pounds.
– Applicant needs to be at least 21 years of age with a valid driver’s license and a very clean driving record as applicant will need to be able to successfully drive a 24 foot box truck, CDL not necessary but would be a plus.

HOURS: Full-time position, work week includes one weekend day, non-negotiable. Benefits available after 90-day orientation period.

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED required.

**Please submit a copy of driving record with application.**

Contact Wayne Smith, Recycling Manager, at WSmith@peoplescitymission.org for more information.


THE IDEAL CANDIDATE: is able to respond lovingly in all situations, placing our guest’s needs above their own; is kind and compassionate, yet able to be assertive and firm; is flexible schedule-wise and available for a variety of shifts.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Being an On-Call Supervisor in the Men’s Shelter comes with a wide variety of responsibilities. In general, it is overseeing the day-to-day operation of a 101-bed emergency shelter.

Specific duties include*:
– Procedural Tasks: evening check-in and morning wake-ups
– Office Duties: including answering the phone or distributing mail
– Spiritual Responsibilities: such as counseling guests who are in crisis or offering prayer
*This list is far from comprehensive, as each day in the Men’s Shelter is unique. Ultimately, we are trying to communicate the love of Christ to our guests in all of our actions, even the mundane ones.

HOURS: [**This position is for On-call Overnights**] Depending on shift availability, hours per week could range between 5 and 30. We are a 24 hour shelter, so there are shifts available at all times of the day.

On-Call Supervisors are utilized when one of the Full-Time Supervisors are off, usually for vacation or sick time. For vacations, we try to make a schedule at least one week in advance. We contact On-Call Supervisors about their availability and schedule accordingly. When a Full-Time Supervisor is sick, On-Call Supervisors are contacted by phone.

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED required.

Contact Alex Snavely, PCM Men’s Shelter Director at:  asnavely@peoplescitymission.org or 402.475.1303

To apply for a position at People’s City Mission, download our application.

PCM Application

Applications can be dropped off or mailed to:
Sheila Thompson c/o People’s City Mission
110 Q Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508

PH: 402.475.6888

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