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Employment Opportunities

Open Door Mission considers every position one of ministry and a vital and valued part of our team. Therefore, it is essential that all employees of ODM have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and subscribe to our Statement of Faith and Core Values.

Job Opportunities:


Open Door Mission in Rochester, New York is currently seeking an Executive Director to lead the ministry into its next season.  The right candidate will be a Godly leader who excels at staff development and team building, execution of vision and expansion, and a heart to reach the broken and homeless with the transformational hope that Christ offers. Must have the ability to establish and maintain relationships in the community and region, benefitting to Open Door Mission and our stated purpose and goals.  This role requires strong leadership, administration, excellent relationship skills, integrity, discernment, and execution. The right candidate will meet our Qualifications For Employment and be in agreement with our Statement of Faith along with the full job description for the Executive Director.  Inquiries, as well as qualified and interested applicants should send their resume to Angie Criner at CareerCrossTraining@gmail.com.


Under the general supervision of the (CLRP) Christian Life Recovery Program Manager, this candidate will ensure program consistency and quality. This is a full-time, day position, with an hourly rate of $12 - $15 per hour, based on experience. This candidate must have 2+ years experience with substance abuse and/or counseling. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Human Service, Addiction Studies, certified/licensed substance abuse counselor.
Mission Employee Benefits:
  • Full time employees are eligible to receive medical and free dental, and an employer funded life insurance policy. 
  • Both full-time and part-time employees are eligible for voluntary benefits, including an additional life insurance policy, AD&D, critical illness and a 401k. 
  • All employees benefit from off street parking and free meals. 

The Open Door Mission, established in 1952, is a privately funded Christian Rescue Mission committed to provide for the spiritual and physical needs of the impoverished and homeless of Rochester, NY by restoring hope and changing lives. The Open Door Mission is a non-denominational Christian ministry located in the heart of downtown Rochester.  

Interested applicants should download and complete our printable application and answer our general questionnaire. Forms should be submitted to hr@opendoormission.com or to Open Door Mission at 156 North Plymouth Avenue, Rochester, NY 14608.