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Two Open Positions

Operations Manager

Full time hourly position (M-Th 8:00 – 5:00 & F 8:00-1:00)

Pay range: $15.00-17.50 depending on experience

Charitable Union is seeking a team member to lead our Free Store operations and oversee volunteers. The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:

Supervisory experience

Ability to think quickly and problem solve

Good communication skills & customer service skills

Experience working in Microsoft Office

Detail oriented

Team oriented

Charitable Union is a basic needs provider and serves all of Calhoun County. Team members are willing to step-up where needed to get the job done while putting the families we serve first.


Click here for full job description. To apply, submit resume & cover letter to Position will remain open until filled.

Head Clerk – Gift Shop

Part-time hourly (normally 3 days per week)

Rate of Pay $9.87


Do you love everything crafting? Our Gift Shop has an open position for Head Clerk. Key skills needed are:

Friendly personality

Ability to work as a team

Great customer service

Ability to operate a cash register & make change

Love for the work you do


To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and references via email or mail to Charitable Union, Attn: Job Openings, 85 Calhoun Street, Battle Creek, MI 49017.

Casual Sewer

Do you love to sew? Want to help families in need?

The Gift Shop @ Charitable Union is hiring a part-time casual sewer. This position works on projects, organizes the sewing area, and assists in our retail store. All proceeds raised in the Gift Shop support the mission of Charitable Union. {insert Help that brings hope!}


To apply complete an application. Interviewees will need to provide examples of their sewing skills.

Relief Clerk - Free Store

Part-time (Monday - Thursday 12:00-5:00

Rate of Pay $9.87

Responsible for checking families out families in the Free Store. Providing customer service, and documenting items received. Working one day a week in our Donation Center processing donations. 

To apply: submit a complete application. Position will stay open until filled. 

Our Impact This Year

  • Households Served in 2021


  • Volunteer Hours in 2021


  • Backdoor Donations in 2021

    54,651 bags/boxes

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