Employment Opportunities

Evansville Rescue Mission is a non-denominational, Christian social service organization dedicated to meeting basic needs and sharing the love of Christ with our Tri-State’s homeless, at-risk youth, and impoverished families.

Each of our staff members and Board Directors obediently adhere to Evansville Rescue Mission’s statement of faith as a condition of employment and volunteerism.


ERM endorses and follows an equal employment opportunity policy that recruits, hires, trains, and promotes individuals in all job titles without regard to race, ethnicity, gender, age, or physical or mental disability (except where the disability prevents the individual from being able to perform the essential functions of a given job and cannot be reasonably accommodated in full compliance with the law).


Please reference and complete our employment application form by clicking here.


If you have any questions, please either call ERM at 812.421.3800 or e-mail us at info@ermstaff.org.


Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of ERM’s family!

Here is a listing of employment opportunities through ERM’s ministry divisions:


Kitchen Manager

The kitchen manager is responsible for the overall operations of the Men’s Residence Center kitchen area of the Evansville Rescue Mission. This individual will work in a teaching environment, training work therapy participants and volunteers, purchase food and stock and making sure everyone is trained on proper food preparation and kitchen safety techniques. In addition, the kitchen manager will ensure that the ministries standards are upheld: the food looks good and is cooked properly, the proportions are correct, and it is cooked and served quickly. They will also make sure that the kitchen is properly cleaned on a regular schedule, food is disposed of properly and the kitchen meets all sanitary standards.


Our kitchen manager needs to be creative by keeping tabs on food cost and utilizing donations to make delicious meals doing their best to optimize our reputation for serving nutritious meals and create the best dining experience possible for the most vulnerable and hungry in the tri-state area.


Must be ServSafe and have some experience


In order to be considered you must visit our website at https://www.evansvillerescuemission.org/about-us/employment/

and fill out an online application. Or, you may stop by 500 E Walnut St to apply.


Camp Reveal:

No jobs are available at this time.


ERM Donation Center:

No jobs are available at this time.


ERM Thrift Stores:

No jobs are available at this time.


Residence Center:

Men’s Residence Center Executive Director

The Evansville Rescue Mission is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Executive Director of our Men’s Residence Center. Applicants are preferred to have an Associates or Bachelors Degree in a relevant field and be an ordained minister. Responsibilities include overseeing a 200+ bed men’s homeless shelter and all aspects including but not limited to housekeeping and kitchen operations. Must be energetic, dynamic, and be willing to think outside the box. Applicants should have a strong passion for helping those in need and be strong administratively.

Job Type: Full-time



Youth Care Center:

Behavior Technician

Currently seeking part-time and PRN Behavior Techs for a youth Department of Corrections Facility. Work in a Christ centered environment making a direct impact on troubled children and teenagers. You may email a resume to amanda.crowe@ermstaff.org, fill out an online application, or come to our Administrative Office at 500 E Walnut St to fill out an application.



The Evansville Rescue Mission offers a limited amount of unpaid internships for college students each Fall, Spring, and Summer semester.  Please read the information below and pray about working alongside our staff in serving the needy and homeless of the tri-state area.  If you wish to apply, please fill out the application by clicking the Internship Application link below.


Once all information is received, and the intern is accepted, it will be processed and sent to the appropriate Department Director for further review.  All Interns will need to submit to background checks and drug tests.


Internships may be available in the following areas:


Men’s Residence Center (Social Service Majors, Human Services, Criminal Justice)

Development (Business Administration, Non-Profit Management, Marketing, Videography, Writing, Communications)

Thrift Stores (Fashion Merchandising, Marketing)

Food Service (Culinary Arts)

*Camp Reveal (Business Administration, Early Childhood Development, Education, Social Work, Human Services)


*Summer Only


Deadlines: Fall: June 30th / Spring: November 30th / Summer: April 30th



Please allow up to 3-5 business days for initial processing.

Be A Part Of The Solution

Join your Evansville Rescue Mission in helping the less fortunate right here in the Tri-State. There are endless ways for you to give back. Find one that works for you and join the ERM family today!