Kettle Driver

Oklahoma City, OK, USA Req #27894
Wednesday, September 27, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for Seasonal Kettle Driver.  This position will be required to pass a background check and a credit check.


Job Summary

 Drives a Salvation Army vehicle for delivering and picking up Christmas kettles, supplies and bellringers to designated kettle locations.

Essential Functions


This job description should not be interpreted as all inclusive.  It is intended to identify the essential functions and requirements of this position.  The incumbent may be requested to perform job-related

Responsibilities and tasks other than those stated in this job description.


Kettle Driver (95%)

Responsible for delivering and picking up Christmas kettles, supplies and bellringers at designated kettle locations.

Collects kettles and supplies from designated bell ringer and returns kettles to Area Command for counting.


Locks vehicle doors when vehicle is not in use. 

Parks vehicle in a safe and clearly marked parking space. 

Performs other related work as required.

Materials and Equipment


Salvation Army vehicle                                       Christmas Kettles and stands

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


Ability to drive up to a 24-foot box van.

Excellent knowledge of Oklahoma City and surrounding area streets.

General vehicle maintenance such as pre-trip inspections.

Ability to read and follow written instructions.



Education and Experience


High School Diploma or G.E.D. And Two years’ experience operating an automotive vehicle,

Or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and




Valid Oklahoma driver’s license with a clean MVR (Motor Vehicle Record).

Physical Requirements


Ability to meet attendance requirements.

Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.

Ability to travel to various locations throughout the metro.

Ability to safely drive a vehicle in heavy traffic.

Ability to greet guests, such as volunteers or clients.

Ability to concentrate in a disruptive environment.

Ability to alternate between manual labor duties and contact with public.

Ability to perform strenuous, heavy work involving the lifting and carrying of heavy objec


Working Conditions


Work is performed driving various vehicles in the field while making deliveries and pick-ups.

Work is also performed in a warehouse and office environment where there is little or no physical discomfort.



Additional Comments:
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

To apply, please select the "Apply Now" icon at the bottom of this posting.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled 


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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family AOK-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Property
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Oklahoma City, OK, USA