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        HELP WANTED:  Church Business Manager


First Congregational Church, U.C.C, of Muskegon, Michigan, has an opening for a full time Church Business Manager.   


Primary Functions:

  • This full time position is responsible to the Senior Minister for administering the business affairs of the church and working with members and staff to achieve the objectives of the church.
  • The job responsibilities include overall direction for the daily management of the church office, the coordination of all human resources, finance, accounting, facilities, maintenance operations, events scheduling, purchasing, and the church’s technology systems.
  • The ideal candidate will maintain discretion and confidentiality when working with highly confidential information and conflict situations.
  • This position also includes marketing and branding of the church and its wider mission in the community.



  • Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field or equivalent experience
  • Ability to manage a complex organization and supervise diverse employees
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to manage a consensus decision-making process
  • Knowledge of computer systems, including word processing, electronic communication software, social media platforms, membership software, and financial reporting and accounting software
  • Timely and consistent attendance and availability in the evenings for committee meetings
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize, problem solve and multi-task using good time management skills in a fast paced environment

Applicants: Send cover letter and resume to First Congregational Church, ℅ Personnel Committee, 1201 Jefferson Ave., Muskegon, MI. 49441.

Deadline:  March 1, 2017

First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ is an Equal Opportunity Employer





              HELP WANTED: Head of Maintenance/Head Custodian

    First Congregational Church, U.C.C, of Muskegon, Michigan, has an opening for a full time

    Head of Maintenance/Head Custodian. This is a non-union position, 40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.

    Under the general supervision of the Church Business Administrator, the Maintenance/Custodial

    employee will work in cooperation with the entire church staff and as a member of the team

    responsible for the safety, cleanliness, appearance, and efficient operation of the building and grounds.

    Primary Functions: Perform, supervise, and coordinate all maintenance and custodial

    activities of First Congregational Church´s buildings and grounds.

      Experience and Work Requirements:

          • Have prior custodial and maintenance experience

          • Be knowledgeable of basic mechanical functions of the Church equipment, including

             electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and mechanical systems.

          • Possess the ability to interact with the public, church members, children, and fellow

             employees in a professional manner

       Physical Requirements:

         • Be able to lift 50 pounds; reach from floor to 6 feet above floor

         • Pass a physical examination administered by a doctor of the Church´s choosing

         • Be willing and able to perform moderately heavy manual labor

       Other Requirements:     

         • Possess High School diploma or GED

         • Be able to read at High School level or above

         • Be fluent in English

         • Feel comfortable giving and following written and verbal instructions

         • Work responsibly without immediate supervision

         • Give direction and supervision to volunteers

         • Assume evening and weekend work as a normal part of church employment

         • Pass a physical including drug screening

      Applicants: Send cover letter and resume to First Congregational Church, ℅ Personnel

      Committee, 1201 Jefferson St., Muskegon, MI. 49441.

      Deadline: March 1, 2017

    First Congregational Church,United Church of Christ is an Equal Opportunity Employer