Office

Construction Site

ReStore Volunteers

Internship Program

 

Available Positions

Office

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR PAID INTERNSHIP AT HABITAT FOR HUMANITY– Fall 2017

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston, a nonprofit organization located in Boston’s North End, will hire up to two fall semester interns to work in various areas, including fundraising, communications and 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 Peter Trainor at hiring@habitatboston.org. Please include “Nonprofit Office Intern – Fall 2017” in the subject line.

Please include “Nonprofit Office Intern – Summer 2017” in the subject line.

Application Deadline: August 25, 2017

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

Construction Site

Construction Crew Leader – AmeriCorps National Direct Member

Help strengthen communities, gain volunteer management experience, and develop construction skills through a year of service with Habitat Boston’s AmeriCorps program!

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston (HFHGB) is seeking two talented individuals to serve as AmeriCorps National Direct Construction Crew Leaders.

The Construction Crew Leaders will work with the HFHGB Construction staff to assist in the execution of all aspects of building a Habitat house, from lot clearing to final inspections and punch list. They will develop construction skills to help build Habitat homes and 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 a living allowance of approximately $12,630. In addition, HFHGB will contribute a housing stipend of $200 a month for rent and a monthly T pass for public transportation. The position begins at the end of August.

Additional benefits include in-service training opportunities, post-service $5,815 Education Award, personal and sick leave, health care coverage, federal loan forbearance, and childcare (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 these AmeriCorps positions are filled by qualified candidates.



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.