Careers at UGM
Why Work at UGM?
Our diverse team is passionate, professional, and called to make a difference. We desire to learn, grow, and connect with each other with humility and humour. We build employee resilience, support professional development, and ensure a fun and caring workplace. Working at UGM is life-changing – for both our staff and for those we serve.
Who are we?
We are Christ-Centered and demonstrate Jesus Christ's love for all people.
What do we do?
We help overcome poverty, homelessness, and addiction in communities across Metro Vancouver.
How do we do it?
We do everything with integrity, excellence, and care for one another.
Our Job Opportunities
Front Desk Worker, HC&O, (Permanent, Part-Time)
Do you enjoy greeting and assisting a wide variety of individuals by being friendly, answering their questions, and pointing them in the right direction? Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members, and have a unique ability to be caring and also firm with demanding individuals? Are you are an effective communicator, highly service-oriented, adaptable, and looking to build on these skills? Then we may have an opportunity for you.
Administrative Assistant, HC&O, (Permanent, Part-Time)
Have you ever wanted to serve the Downtown Eastside community, but in a more behind-the-scenes type role? Are you natural at planning and organizing? Are you a skilled communicator? Do you make service and teamwork top priorities? If yes, we want you to join our fast-paced and dynamic outreach team.
Ministry Support Worker, HC&O, (Auxiliary, On-Call)
Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building relationships? Do you desire to show the love of Jesus, intentionally connecting with our DTES community members by listening, praying and providing hope? Are you adaptable, client-centered, collaborative, and service-oriented? Then we may have an opportunity for you.
Ministry Support Worker, Women’s Outreach, (Auxiliary, On-Call)
Do you have strong interpersonal and collaboration skills? Do you enjoy building positive relationships with women in the Downtown Eastside? Are you adaptable, client-centered, and service-oriented? Then we may have an opportunity for you.
Custodian, (Permanent, Full-Time)
Housing and Support Services
Do you love the idea of meaningful work that serves an often overlooked community? Is working hard with high standards part of your DNA? The community we serve first makes contact at our Head Office at 601 East Hastings. That is a contact that can inspire hope and change their lives for good.
Support Worker, Sanctuary, (Permanent, Part-time)
Are you adaptable and collaborative, desiring to help wherever and whenever needed? Are you client-centered and service-oriented in your interactions with others? Do you have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy building positive relationships with marginalized women in the Downtown Eastside? If yes, then read on!
Emergency Shelter Worker, (Auxiliary, Part-Time)
Do you have strong interpersonal skills and function well independently, while managing multiple concurrent tasks? Are you adaptable, collaborative, and service oriented? Then we may have an opportunity for you.