Currently, we have two positions available at Habitat For Humanity of Broward.

  • (Full Time) Construction Site Supervisor
  • (Full Time) Community Relations/Special Events Coordinator

We also have four AmeriCorps positions available.
Applications are now open for the 2018-2019 service term. Click on the following open positions to learn more and apply!

Resource Development
Community Outreach Coordinator
Construction Crew Leader
Volunteer Services Coordinator


(Full Time) CONSTRUCTION SITE SUPERVISOR

Reports To:              Construction Manager

Position:

This position will be to supervise the construction of affordable homes. This individual should be skilled in all aspects of single family and townhouse construction, including new construction from vacant lot to C.O., and rehabilitation from existing structure to C.C.  This person must possess excellent people skills and be capable and enthusiastic about teaching and working with unskilled volunteers and prospective homeowners in all aspects of residential construction.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Education/Formal Training: High School or GED
  2. Work Experience: 3 years experience in townhouse and single-family residence construction
  3. Ability to lift 50 lbs. or more; ability to operate construction tools and equipment.
  4. Must be able to pass background check and drug testing.

Responsibilities:

On-site person who oversees the actual work performed by volunteers and sub-contractors is done correctly as per plans, manual and NOA for the specific site. Also performs skilled tasks as required to pass inspections and prepare site for volunteer groups.

  • Open site daily
  • Maintain daily sign in
  • Schedule inspections & ensure buildings are ready for inspections
  • Meet with Inspectors until inspections are passed
  • Teach construction skills to volunteers and prospective homeowners
  • Oversee daily work done by volunteers and paid sub-contractors
  • Ensure materials and tools are on the job site
  • Place orders, receive and store all building materials and deliveries, as needed
  • Control costs and stay within budget
  • Maintain daily site records and keep paperwork in order
  • Cultivate individual weekday repeat volunteers
  • Maintain safety on the site
  • Prepare site for the following work day
  • Report weekly work progress to the Construction Manager
  • Keep job site, warehouse and Habitat van clean of trash and trip hazards
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Aptitudes:

  1. Ability to supervise the construction of single family and townhouse dwellings
  2. Given a set of plans and a schedule, able to build from the ground up, as per plans and on schedule.
  3. Able to supervise all paid sub-contractors to ensure their work is done correctly and per plans.
  4. Able to lead volunteer groups to complete all tasks correctly as per manual and NOA.

Execute the following per plans:

  • Layout and install trusses and truss straps.
  • Layout and install dry in.
  • Layout and install framing.
  • Layout and install roofing shingles.
  • Install all windows and exterior doors.
  • Paint all interior and exterior walls and trim.
  • Install all interior doors and hardware.
  • Grade and install trees, mulch and sod.
  • Install kitchen and bath cabinets, vanities and hardware.
  • Install all appliances
  • Install sheeting, soffit and fascia (not on all builds)
  • Install hi-hats (not on all builds)

Time Requirements:

6:30am to 3:00pm Tuesday thru Saturday

Benefits:

  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 403B Retirement Plan
  • POS Medical Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance

Position is open until filled.

Resumes may be submitted via email to:
Email: jobs@habitatbroward.org
Subject Line: Construction Site Supervisor


(Full Time) Community Relations & Special Events Coordinator

The Community Relations and Special Events Coordinator for Habitat for Humanity of Broward (Organization) is responsible for building relationships, engaging partners and managing fundraising campaigns and events by organizations throughout Broward County. This person is an ambassador who represents Habitat in a positive and professional manner. This position communicates our vision and nurtures relationships with community groups so that they can support our mission as valued volunteers. This position also writes publicity material and initiates social media to inform and engage the community. The position reports to the Director of Development & Marketing.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Communicate Habitat for Humanity of Broward’s mission to the community.
  2. Represent Habitat Broward and build relationships with a wide array of local organizations.
  3. Assist organizations and volunteers to create and deploy fundraising projects.
  4. Manage fundraising campaigns by organizations.
  5. Manage events to raise funds and awareness for Habitat Broward.
  6. Utilize MobileCause, crowdfunding and other mobile tools to make fundraising simple and accessible.
  7. Maintain a high level of nurturing and supportive communication with organizations.
  8. Respond to routine inquiries by community organizations.
  9. Write press materials and stay on top of social media so that people learn about initiatives and stay connected.
  10. Coordinate closely with Development team and Volunteer Services and refer individual donors with the capacity to become major donors and/or Team Builders.
  11. Develop collateral materials needed for community relations and events.
  12. Organize and execute Habitat events, including home dedications.
  13. Monitor contacts and dollars raised to evaluate success of community relations initiatives.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Communications, PR, Journalism, English, Marketing or equivalent
  2. Excellent communication, presentation/speaking and interpersonal skills.
  3. Excellent organizational skills. Ability to define problems, collect data, and draw valid conclusions; ability to multi-task and set priorities.
  4. Ability to learn Raisers Edge or similar database. Ability to apply data to support position’s work.
  5. Ability to perform basic math calculations (add, subtract, find percentages)
  6. Ability to operate standard office equipment, cellular phone and camera.
  7. Proficiency in Microsoft WORD, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.
  8. Experience in events, campaigns, marketing and/or PR.
  9. Ability to work a flexible schedule which may include evenings and weekends.
  10. Ability to drive, walk, stand and present; carry up to 10 pounds while walking.
  11. Must pass background check and drug testing.

Benefits:

  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • POS Medical Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance

Position is open until filled.

Resumes may be submitted via email to:
Email: jobs@habitatbroward.org

Subject Line: Community Relations/Special Events Coordinator

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Habitat for Humanity of Broward is committed to improving the lives of low income families by helping them build and buy their own simple, decent homes. Habitat offers families a hand up, not a hand out. Every partner family devotes at least 200 hours per adult of sweat equity to help build their home or a neighbor’s home and secures a 0% interest mortgage provided by Habitat. Habitat supports partner families with training in budgeting, home buyer education, and home and landscape maintenance training. To date, Habitat Broward has built 417 homes locally.

View our interactive website to see our work in progress: www.habitatbroward.org


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, or disability.

Habitat for Humanity of Broward is an Equal Opportunity Employer