Office Assistant

Activity Summary:

Be a part of creating a welcoming environment to guests of The Salvation Army!

The Office Assistant will perform office tasks supporting a variety of programs at Hammond-Munster. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Answering the phone and transferring calls as needed
  • Making copies and preparing mailings
  • Filing paperwork
  • Other administrative duties as needed

Office Assistant volunteers are needed on Mondays 9:00-1:30, Tuesdays 9:00-1:30, Wednesdays 9:00-4:00, Thursdays 9:00-1:30, Fridays 9-2.  Sign up to help on one or multiple days per week.


  • 18 years or older
  • Reliable, professional and hard working
  • Ability to show kindness and compassion to everyone
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check
  • Bilingual abilities are a plus


Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.

Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.

Off-street parking is available.

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please click + Sign Up below, or the Fill in an Application button.

For additional questions, please contact Linda Dove at 219-838-0380 Ext. 3003 or

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 or older