Job Opportunities


We are committed to forming the ideal team to minister to those in need

Open Door Mission (ODM) is a 501c3 faith based Christian Rescue Mission located in the heart of downtown Rochester. We are looking for skilled individuals who wish to be a part of an interdisciplinary team of administration, food service, facilities, case management and direct support.

Qualified individuals who are looking for a richer meaning to the work they perform. The right candidate will meet our qualifications for employment – outlined in the job descriptions – and are in agreement with our Statement of Faith. Our Statement of Faith is provided under About Us (link to About Us) on our website, and provided in our application packet.

We understand the work we do can be physically and emotionally draining. In return for working with us, our employees receive EAP services, voluntary insurance policies, and a free meal. Our full time employees have the added benefit package that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short term and long term disability.

For serious consideration of any posted job description, each applicant is required to complete an Application for Employment and General Questionnaire.

Each of the documents can be sent to Human Resources:
Fax: 585-454-2092
Mailed/In Person: 156 North Plymouth Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608

Employment Opportunities

Case Manager- Coldwater

Open Door Mission is hiring a full time case manager to work at our Women and Children's Center (Coldwater House). Under the direction of the Program Coordinator, this position is responsible for a caseload and will provide regular case management; will inquire and documents client needs and establish goals with client input. Our case managers provide information on Open Door Mission programs and services, or refer for services. The case manager may develop new community referral sources.

Schedule: Monday- Friday (40 hours per week)

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in human services, case management or related field and 1+ year’s related experience. Associates degree in human services, case management or related field and 2-3 years related experience

Rate: starting rate is $14.40 per hour, variable depending on education and experience.

Food Service Worker (Part Time)

Prepare and serve meals alongside staff, residents and volunteers. Utilize safe food handling practices and standards in accordance with county health code.    

Educations/Experience: One year previous cooking experience preferred; Servsafe certified or willing to receive certification during orientation period.

Schedule: Approximate 20 hours, and starting rate at minimum wage

Driver (Part Time)

Under the supervision and direction of the Facilities Manager, safely and courteously pick up perishable and non-perishable goods from designated donors and deliver to ODM.  Transport students and guests to appointments and other approved events or locations as scheduled.

Schedule: variable 

Educations/Experience: Diploma/GED, previous driving experience with valid NYS license and driving history acceptable to Insurance Carrier.

Rate: minimum wage