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Seasonal Warehouse Team Member| $20/hour | Mid - November to Mid - December

Location: Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 14517
Date Posted: Oct 25, 2023

Job Description

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A Day in the Life of an Operation Christmas Child Seasonal Warehouse Dock Worker

Serve with Samaritans Purse as an Operation Christmas Child Seasonal Warehouse Dock Worker you will work with thousands of employees and volunteers to help bring Jesus love to children around the world. The Samaritans Purse Warehouse Team Member opportunity provides Operation Christmas Child (OCC) Processing Centers with seasonal qualified staff to help assist during the shoebox processing season of OCC.  You are acting as the hands and feet of Jesus Christ to bring joy to children, families, and communities.  You, or someone you know, may be an ideal candidate to serve in as a Warehouse Team Member in one of our Processing Centers.

This is a full-time, seasonal commitment that runs from November to December. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and possess a desire to serve the Lord in a hands-on ministry. Positions are temporary, full-time (40+ hours per week including Saturdays). Screening requirements include social media review and pastoral/spiritual mentor screen.


Desired Skills:

  • Able to lift and/or move 50 lbs. (consistently over a 7 to 8 hour shift if a dock worker)
  • Must be a team player
  • Inventory and pallet jack experience
  • Familiarity with trucking and/or container inventory requirements
  • Familiarity with barcode scanning

A brief description of positions you may be considered for:


  • Assisting loading and unloading trailers and pallets full of Gospel Opportunity.
  • Shoeboxes and coordinating movement of unprocessed product around the Processing Center.
  • Assist with stocking and/or palletizing cartons of Gospel Opportunity Shoeboxes and maintaining a proper flow.
  • Stack completed cartons of shoebox gifts neatly with age/gender markings and barcode label facing out onto pallets.
  • If using a pallet jack, move full pallets of processed shoeboxes to assigned Inventory Area for the Inventory Worker to scan into inventory.
  • If needed, stretch-wrap appropriate pallets of processed shoeboxes as directed by the OCC Processing Center Floor Manager.


  • Assisting in processing inventory in accordance with the OCC Processing Center policies and procedures.


  • Assist with the quality control of the shoebox processing by the volunteer and test for validation purposes.


  • Assist with barcode labels and/or the Follow Your Box Label Printing Application.
  • Utilizing the OCC Follow Your Box Dashboard available on provided equipment, monitor needs from volunteers who are using Follow Your Box scanners at shoebox processing teams throughout the shift if needed.
  • Assist Volunteers who are serving as shoebox scanners if a Shoebox Processing Team is processing a large amount of Follow Your Box shoebox gifts.


  • Keep work area clean and neat. Assist with trash and broken pallet disposal.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Check out why people love serving with Samaritans Purse:

Pay Rate: $20.00 per hour

Job Location: Charlotte, NC 

Type of Employee: Associate / Temporary 

Hours: 2nd Shift 3:00pm to 10:30pm

Samaritan's Purse Mission Statement:

Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Samaritan's Purse Statement of Faith:

* We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God. (1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Timothy 3:15-17)

* We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons:  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. (Matthew 28:19; John 10:30; Ephesians 4:4-6)

* We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood on the cross, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.   (Matthew 1:23; John 1:1-4 and 1:29; Acts 1:11 and 2:22-24; Romans 8:34; 1 Corinthians 15:3-4; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Philippians 2:5-11; Hebrews 1:1-4 and 4:15)

* We believe that all men everywhere are lost and face the judgment of God, that Jesus Christ is the only way of salvation, and that for the salvation of lost and sinful man, repentance of sin and faith in Jesus Christ results in regeneration by the Holy Spirit. (Luke 24:46-47; John 14:6; Acts 4:12; Romans 3:23; 2 Corinthians 5:10-11; Ephesians 1:7 and 2:8-9; Titus 3:4-7)

* We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit, whose indwelling enables the Christian to live a godly life. (John 3:5-8; Acts 1:8 and 4:31; Romans 8:9; 1 Corinthians 2:14; Galatians 5:16-18; Ephesians 6:12; Colossians 2:6-10)

* We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; the saved unto the resurrection of eternal life and the lost unto the resurrection of damnation and eternal punishment. (1 Corinthians 15:51-57; Revelation 20:11-15)

* We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in the Lord Jesus Christ and that all true believers are members of His body, the church. (1 Corinthians 12:12, 27; Ephesians 1:22-23)

* We believe that the ministry of evangelism and discipleship is a responsibility of all followers of Jesus Christ. (Matthew 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe Gods plan for human sexuality is to be expressed only within the context of marriage, that God created man and woman as unique biological persons made to complete each other.  God instituted monogamous marriage between male and female as the foundation of the family and the basic structure of human society.  For this reason, we believe that marriage is exclusively the union of one genetic male and one genetic female. (Genesis 2:24; Matthew 19:5-6; Mark 10:6-9; Romans 1:26-27; 1 Corinthians 6:9)

* We believe that we must dedicate ourselves to prayer, to the service of our Lord, to His authority over our lives, and to the ministry of evangelism.   (Matthew 9:35-38; 22:37-39, and 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15 and 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10; Colossians 2:6-10; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe that human life is sacred from conception to its natural end; and that we must have concern for the physical and spiritual needs of our fellowmen. (Psalm 139:13; Isaiah 49:1; Jeremiah 1:5; Matthew 22:37-39; Romans 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10)


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Location: Charlotte, NC, United States
Date Posted: Oct 25, 2023

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