Current Job Openings
Store Associate ($15-16/hr DOE)
Connecting with the communities we serve fosters a deep sense of purpose at Habitat for Humanity. We believe we can all inspire positive change in the world around us. This position contributes to Habitat for Humanity’s fundraising and mission of building affordable housing by providing legendary customer service to all customers at the Habitat for Humanity Retail Stores.
This job creates a great experience for our customers by providing them with prompt service, helpful information, and maintaining a clean and comfortable store environment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Acts with integrity, honesty and knowledge that promote the culture, values and mission of Habitat for Humanity
- Maintains a calm demeanor during changing environments, unusual events, and busy hours to keep store operating as normal
- Anticipates customer and store needs by constantly evaluating environment and customers for cues.
- Delivers legendary customer service to all customers by acting with a customer comes first attitude and connecting with the customer.
- Follows Habitat for Humanity operational policies and procedures, including those for cash handling and safety and security, to ensure the safety of all partners during each shift.
- Maintains a clean and organized workspace so that customers can locate resources and product as needed.
- Maintains regular and punctual attendance
- Cashier or customer service experience recommended
- Previous volunteer management experience desirable
To apply please submit a cover letter and resume to HR@habitatskc.org today!
Currently recruiting for the following AmeriCorps positions:
Construction Crew Leader
As a Construction Crew Leader, you are integral to our goals of building more homes and better neighborhoods and communities throughout our service area. Your primary responsibility will be to assist with hands on construction tasks including, but not limited to, site prep, framing, roofing, finish carpentry, landscaping and clean up. Additionally, you will lead small groups of volunteers, providing them with on-site orientations and safety talks and ensuring that they are well-employed while on work sites. On occasion, you may participate in larger community projects or affiliate events.
Please Note: while construction experience is helpful, it is not required.
As a Project Development VISTA (known as the Marketing & Communications Specialist internally), under the guidance of the Resource Development and Community Engagement teams, you will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing an affiliate wide marketing and communication program to support all affiliate initiatives and the strategic plan. More specifically, you will develop a social media marketing plan, develop a website enhancement and maintenance plan, and develop a regular Habitat newsletter as well as an enhanced shareable digital photograph system. Additionally, you will create at least one other marketing strategy as identified during research and development of other projects.
As a Family Services Development VISTA, you will create a management system for the Homeowner Services department to employ, as they provide support and guidance to the Homeowner and Condominium Associations which exist in our Habitat developments. Additionally, upon familiarization with the various associations, you will create training modules for new board members and annual inspections of each property to ensure maintenance of the land and buildings. As you will be responsible for the creation, implementation, documentation and sustainability of the Homeowner Associations Management system, you will be integral to the growth and viability of the affiliate moving forward.
Community Outreach Specialist – Neighborhood Revitalization (hidden)
The Community Engagement Specialist (CES) will identify underserved communities and coordinate outreach, communication and recruitment activities. The CES will also interact and conduct recruitment and training activities with volunteer groups, as well as some build site responsibilities to support volunteer activities. The CES will network with community and veterans groups and jurisdictional leadership to develop relationships and coordinate revitalization activities. The CES will assist in some event planning, maintaining accurate communication records and volunteer recordings. The CES will participate in affiliate meetings and will be required to attend additional trainings on and off site. Additional service projects during days of National Service (MLK Jr Day) outside of their service site may be required.
Community Outreach Coordinator (hidden)
As a Community Outreach Coordinator, you will be critical in helping meet our goals through planning, coordination and implementation of projects in partnership with our target communities. Your primary responsibility will be to build relationships and partner with residents, local agencies, elected officials and community stakeholders to identify areas where housing and community development solutions can intersect. This will involve regularly attending local governance, community beautification, health and social service, and resident meetings. Additionally, you will identify improvement projects, such as community clean ups, community gardens and A Brush With Kindness (ABWK) projects, etc., and engage volunteers from the local community to support these projects. Furthermore, you will help build understanding of and support for our Neighborhood Revitalization (NR) program, in addition to developing and marketing new NR programs.
Resource Development Specialist
As a Resource Development VISTA, you will develop, document and implement a plan for donor engagement, tracking, and recognition in order to increase the overall donor experience and donor buy-in to Habitat’s mission, ultimately allowing us to serve more families. More specifically, you will build upon the systems created by our previous Resource Development VISTA to expand our donor base and refine our processes even further. We (Habitat for Humanity of Seattle-King County) are committed to increasing funding through effective identification, solicitation, cultivation, and recognition of community partners. You will make this possible by developing and coordinating a strategy around how to increase financial and non-financial resources.
Other Positions with AmeriCorps
Community Outreach Specialist – Neighborhood Revitalization
Community Outreach Coordinator
Resource Development Specialist
Homeowner Services Development Specialist
Store Development Specialist