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Office

Exciting Opportunity for PAID INTERNSHIP at Habitat for Humanity—Fall Semester 2018

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston, a nonprofit organization located in Boston’s North End, will hire up to two spring semester interns to work in various areas, including fundraising, communications and general office support. This is a great opportunity to learn how nonprofits work from the inside!

Habitat Greater Boston brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Since 1987, we have partnered with volunteers, the community, and qualified families with limited incomes to build affordable homes and strengthen communities in the Greater Boston area.

These positions are paid ($11/hour). The ideal candidate is a student with an interest in nonprofit work who is available 10-20 hours a week.

To Apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position and the date you are available to start (including how many hours a week you can dedicate to this position) to Theresa Lakin at hiring@habitatboston.org. Please include “Nonprofit Office Intern – Fall 2018” in the subject line.

Application deadline: August 20, 2018

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates for each position.

 

Construction Site

CONSTRUCTION SITE SUPERVISOR

This is a special opportunity for a dedicated mission-driven individual with broad construction experience to work on Habitat for Humanity construction sites in the Greater Boston area. If you like working outside, we’re looking for someone who enjoys working with people and can contribute to a cheerful and productive worksite while managing groups of volunteers in various construction activities.

We are a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to building simple, decent homes in partnership with low-income families who need safe and affordable housing. We believe homeownership is a vital step to help families break the cycle of poverty.

Primary Responsibilities:

Preferred Experience:

Compensation:

Competitive wage based on experience. Paid vacation and holidays. Employer-paid health, life, and disability insurance.

To Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this position to: hiring@habitatboston.org with “Construction Site Supervisor” in the subject line.

 

ASSISTANT SITE SUPERVISOR

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston seeks a dedicated mission-driven individual with interest in construction to assist the Construction Site Supervisor in building homes for low-income families. If you like working outside, we’re looking for someone who enjoys working with people and can contribute to a cheerful and productive worksite while managing groups of volunteers in various construction activities. Actual construction experience is not required, but familiarity with power tools, carpentry and general construction practices is a plus. Experience working with nonprofit organizations is helpful, particularly experience in the AmeriCorps program. This is a full-time position.

Compensation:

Competitive wage based on experience. Paid vacation and holidays. Employer-paid health, life, and disability insurance.

Minimum Education Required:

High School

To Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in this position to: hiring@habitatboston.org with “Assistant Site Supervisor” in the subject line.

 

ASSISTANT SITE SUPERVISOR — *AmeriCorps National Direct Member*

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston (HFHGB) is seeking a talented individual to serve as an Assistant Site Supervisor through the AmeriCorps National Direct program.

This position will work with the HFHGB Construction staff to assist in all aspects of residential construction. He/she will develop construction skills and help lead volunteer groups building Habitat homes.

Key Responsibilities:

Preferred Qualifications:

Benefits include:

Habitat AmeriCorps National Direct members commit to 10.5 months of service and receive an annual living allowance of approximately $12,630, and HFHGB will provide $200 a month toward housing costs and $85 a month for transportation costs. In addition, AmeriCorps provides $5,815 towards education costs upon completion of the service term.

Additional benefits include in-service training opportunities, and sick leave, health care coverage, federal loan forbearance, and childcare expenses (if eligible).

Habitat for Humanity engages people of all ages and backgrounds in addressing community needs.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter to hiring@habitatboston.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

ReStore

Full-Time Box Truck Driver

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore in West Roxbury is looking for a qualified and experienced full-time driver to pick up donations from homes in Greater Boston. The ReStore is a retail store that sells donated new and used building products, furniture, appliances, and home goods to raise funds for Habitat's affordable home building efforts in Greater Boston. The ReStore is open to the public.

The position reports to the ReStore Manager and is a full-time position, 5 days a week from 9 am until 5:30 pm (must work Saturdays).

Requirements:

Compensation is $14 per hour. Driver’s license, driving record, and criminal background check will be required.

To Apply:

Email your resume to Mark Auterio, ReStore Director, at markauterio@habitatboston.org. Please put your full name and “Full-time Driver” in the subject line of your email.

 

ReStore Volunteers

Store Clerks

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston's ReStore is looking for volunteer store clerks who will assist customers, price merchandise, organize items, and could potentially help with some light paperwork.

Volunteer ReStore Warehouse Assistants

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is looking for Warehouse Assistants are needed to receive and process donations of building materials, kitchen cabinets, furniture and appliances, as well as, keep the storage areas and loading dock organized and clean. Applicant must be able to do moderate lifting. The positions are unpaid and ideally, you would be available 1-2 times a week to help out for a 4+ hour shift. We need volunteers Tuesday-Saturday 9:30am-5pm. Please send resume and cover letter to volunteers@habitatboston.org.



Internship Program

The mission of the Habitat Greater Boston Internship Program is to educate its participants in all aspects of a non-profit organization including marketing, community relations, legal affairs, fundraising and management. Through practical experience, interns learn in a high-energy environment. Habitat Greater Boston interns have a wonderful opportunity to help low-income families realize their dreams of homeownership, while contributing to their community and gaining valuable management and relationship-building skills.

Our ideal candidates are detail-oriented, self-motivated, and dedicated to our mission of building decent, affordable homes with families. Office interns typically work in our offices in Boston's North End and perform general administrative tasks.

We post intern positions periodically throughout the year.

We encourage you to check back frequently for new postings.

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates for each position.