Activity and Building Coordinator

Who is Mel Trotter Ministries?

We are innovative, empathetic and compassionate difference-makers. We dream and dare more for MTM because all of God’s people deserve more. We walk alongside people as they transform their lives. Do you share our innovative and driven love of people, and do you want to make a difference? Join our team! Together and through the power of Christ, we can do immeasurably more to solve homelessness in our community.

You belong here if:

You are called to make an impact in greater Grand Rapids.
You are called to help men, women and children overcome homelessness.
You see value and potential in every human being no matter how broken they are.
You rejoice in seeing lives transformed forever.
You are called to demonstrate the compassion of Jesus to everyone.


Heartside Ministries Activity and Building Coordinator - Full Time

We will trust you with:

(Job Responsibilities)

We will trust you with:

  • Provide daily janitorial service for common areas, art studio, restrooms, Provide trash removal and snow removal. Communicate all building needs to the Director.
  • Assist with front desk duties, providing hospitality to all who visit, answering calls and providing information, maintaining cleanliness and organization, and sorting mail
  • Ensure safe and comfortable space for neighbors to gather, prepare coffee, interact and share the compassion of Jesus
  • Monitor behavior, utilizing de-escalation and trauma-informed care techniques
  • Provide crisis management and sound judgement in the event of emergencies
  • Coordinate and oversee relevant and enriching activities for neighbors, under the direction of Heartside Ministries Director
  • Collaborate with Volunteer Coordinator to include volunteers in Activity Program and cleaning needs


Bring your strengths:

We will trust you with:

(Job Requirements) 

  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office Suite
  • Highly organized, with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Able to lift 50 pounds occasionally and 35 pounds regularly
  • Able to perform physical labor, including bending, reaching, twisting, crouching, pulling





Working Conditions

  • Regular standing, walking, climbing, crouching, bending, pushing, or pulling
  • Understand, speak, read, and write fluent English
  • Required to talk and  hear
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Able to use fine motor hand functions
  • Frequently exposed to varying temperatures from below 32 degrees to above 80 degrees



*Applications and resumes are accepted for current positions only.

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