The Salvation Army - Central Territory

Seasonal Bell Ringer

Job Locations US-MO-St. Charles
Job ID
# of Openings
Christmas Season
Temporary Full-Time



Christmas time is here and The Salvation Army St. Charles Corps is looking for Seasonal Bell Ringers for their Christmas Kettle Season.  The season will begin in November and run through December 24, and workers can work up to 40 hours a week.  This is a great opportunity to earn extra money during the holiday season.  Starting pay is $9.45 an hour.


Essential Duties:

  • Report for work on time, and in accordance with the pre-determined work schedule.  Communicate with your immediate supervisor prior to the start of your scheduled shift if you are unable to report for work as previously scheduled. 
  • Dress appropriately for the weather outside.  Maintain a clean, neat and well groomed appearance at all times.  If provided, wear the bell ringer badge/name tag/apron for ID purposes.
  • Bell Ringers are to be polite and jovial.  Be on the lookout for people to greet.  Smile and greet everyone who passes.  Everyone should receive a greeting, e.g., “Merry Christmas”, “God bless you”, “Have a great day”, “Thank you”, etc.
  • Gently and constantly ring the bell, down at your side.
  • Open doors where locations allow.

Full Job Description available at time of interview.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be trustworthy and able to work independently; must be able to follow verbal and written instruction; must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position and must be willing to support the mission of The Salvation Army.
  • This position requires attending to a kettle stand for long periods of time, and be based outside in all kinds of weather. 
  • The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions of this job.  A doctor’s certificate may be required to support any request for reasonable accommodation to permit sitting while performing duties as a bell ringer.

Apply for this position in person at our corps location:


2140 N. 4th Street

Saint Charles, Missouri 63301


Ask the front desk receptionist for the application.


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