Distribution Center Assistant
Job Details
Kent Distribution Center - Kent, WA
Full Time
High School
General Labor

Are you looking for a way to use your gift to help others? Do you have a heart to come alongside others who are trying to improve their lives? Do you want to work for a company that's made it on the Best Christian Workplaces 2 years in a row? If so, we want to talk with you!


As a Distribution Center Assistant you will help connect the inventory of the Distribution Center with the various ministers at the Seattle Union Gospel Mission. As well as helping support other non-profits throughout King County. This is accomplished through helping donors, sorting donations, leading volunteers and giving excellent customer service to clients.



  • Able to accurately and efficiently pick orders for Mission facilities and non-profit partners.
  • Establish and maintain professional relationships with customers, donors and co-workers through excellent customer service.
  • Sort incoming donations and place all donations in designated area.
  • Maintain and keep designated area clean, safe and organized.
  • Train and supervise volunteers on proper Distribution Center procedures and tasks.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork.
  • Attend and participate in all Mission, Division and Department meetings and trainings, as required.
  • Any other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Serve as backup driver as needed. 
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Warehouse experience preferred; forklift operation experience required, food handling experience preferred.


Work Environment


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, balance, twist, stoop, kneel and reach with hands/arms.  Frequently lift up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.




This position is subject to pre-employment background check and drug screen.


Mission Statement


To bring the love of Jesus and hope for a new life to our homeless neighbors.


Vision Statement


Every homeless neighbor beloved, redeemed, restored.


Statement of Faith


  • We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the infallible, authoritative Word of God.
  • We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three Persons; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
  • We believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.
  • We believe that for the salvation of lost and sinful men, regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential.
  • We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a Godly life.
  • We believe in the bodily resurrection of the just and unjust, the everlasting blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting conscious punishment of the lost.
  • We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in Christ.



Core Values


  • Sacred Relationships
  • Passionate Urgency
  • Strategic Effectiveness
  • Courageous Belief
  • Innovative and Scrappy