Receptionist/Activity Leader

Who We Are:

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers – also known as the Catholic Foreign Mission Society of America – was founded in 1911 with the support of the Catholic Bishops of the United States to be the chief mission outreach of the American Catholic Church.

For more information about us and our ministries, visit: www.maryknoll.us

Is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Receptionist/Activity Leader. This is a full-time position. Under the supervision of the center Administrator, the Receptionist/Activity Leader’s include the following duties:

  • Performing clerical duties and assisting the Administrator, Service Team and Residents and maintain a smooth and continuous operation of the office.
  • Handle administrative office details such as answering phones, front door, receiving guests and receiving deliveries.
  • Be able to assist and work with older religious population and participate in health and exercise activities for the older resident population.
  • Coordinate and team work with house departments to aid in activities for the resident community.
  • Demonstrate a model of appropriate team communications.
  • Present a patient, respectful and congenial demeanor that will be helpful and supportive in stimulating the resident community to interact with each other and the outside world in seasonably appropriate ways.

Qualifications for a successful candidate:

  • High School Diploma
  • Three of more years of secretarial and clerical experience.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, Excel and Business World (UBW).
  • Possession of valid California Driver’s license with a clean driving record.

We offer an outstanding work environment, opportunities for career advancement and competitive benefits. EOE.


COVID-19 considerations:

COVID-19 considerations: We do require COVID-19 vaccination for employment. We provide all of our employees with proper PPE for their position. All employees must go through a health screening prior to entering our buildings.



We are a Catholic Society of priests and brothers based in the United States. We are dedicated to missionary work overseas in over 20 countries. Additionally, we animate Catholics in the United States to follow their own baptismal call to share God’s compassion and love with the poor, the sick, and all those in need.


L-R Tom O'Brien, Ray Finch, Joe Everson, Russ Feldmeier

(Fr. James M. Lynch, Fr. Lam M. Hua, Fr. Lance P. Nadeau, Fr. Timothy O. Kilkelly)

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L-R Tom O'Brien, Ray Finch, Joe Everson, Russ Feldmeier

(Our Co-Founders Father Price and Father Walsh)





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