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

  • (Full Time) Construction Site Supervisor
  • (Full Time) Truck Driver & Floor Associate
  • (Full Time) Warehouse/Store Floor Associate

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) ReStore Driver/Floor Associate

Reports To:             ReStore General Manager and Manager

Position:

A Habitat ReStore associate is responsible for a variety of duties (maintaining a safe and clean environment, leading volunteers, driving the truck, loading and unloading donations and purchases) for the purpose of creating and maintaining an extraordinary donor, volunteer and shopper experience in the Habitat ReStore.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience safely driving a 14’ box truck for the purpose of picking up donations.
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record (minimum 3 years) – must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must pass a drug test and background check.
  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Friendly and courteous with good customer service skills.
  • Commitment to Habitat’s mission.
  • Ability to relate to people with diverse backgrounds.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that each customer receives outstanding service by providing a friendly environment, which includes greeting and acknowledging every customer or donor, maintaining outstanding standards, solid product knowledge and all other aspects of customer service.
  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements.
  • Accurately and efficiently ring on registers and accurately maintain all cash and media at the registers.
  • Communicate customer requests to management.
  • Assist staff in maintaining safe, clean and adequate work equipment.
  • Lead volunteers and provide them with a positive volunteer experience.
  • Safely load and unload (often heavy) donations and purchases.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by manager.

Aptitudes:

  • Ability to communicate with associates and customers.
  • Ability to read, count and write to accurately complete all documentation.
  • Ability to operate all equipment necessary to perform the job.

Time requirements: Full time (40 hours per week); 9:00am-6:00pm, Monday-Saturday, hourly (non-exempt)

Permits and licenses: Valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

Status: Non-exempt

Please email resumes to jobs@habitatbroward.org

Subject Line: Full-Time ReStore Driver/Floor Associate

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(Full Time) ReStore Warehouse/Store Floor Associate

Reports To:             ReStore Managers

General purpose of position:

A Habitat ReStore associate is responsible for a variety of duties (maintaining a safe and clean environment, leading volunteers, loading and unloading donations and purchases) for the purpose of creating a maintaining an extraordinary donor, volunteer and shopper experience in the Habitat ReStore.

Requirements

  • Able to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Friendly and courteous with good customer service skills.
  • Commitment to Habitat’s mission.
  • Ability to relate to people with diverse backgrounds.
  • Key responsibilities
  • Assists Warehouse Manager & Assistant Warehouse Manager will develop sufficient knowledge of merchandise and store procedures and be a “go to” person for volunteers and customers within our Annex Warehouse building.
  • Must be “team oriented”, committed to customer service, have very good people skills and understand own knowledge limitations. Should have ability to be “customer friendly” yet firm.
  • Ability to handle hectic schedule, make changes to merchandising, move product, and lift things as required. Candidate must be friendly, yet industrious.
  • Good presence and positive and professional demeanor required. Needs to be organized and able to work with others to organize ever-changing inventory in existing warehouse space.
  • Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements.
  • Volunteer assistance – Add jobs to daily list; assist in and facilitate utilization of volunteers; Help volunteers sign up for work, check-in/out if necessary.
  • Merchandising—Assist staff and volunteers to prepare appropriate space for incoming items; Facilitating the logical and attractive display of warehouse merchandise.
  • Communicate customer requests to management.
  • Assist in maintaining safe, clean and adequate work equipment.
  • Lead volunteers and provide them with a positive volunteer experience.
  • Safety – Keep an eye out for potential safety hazards and eliminate them or bring them to the attention to someone who can. Look out for the safety of other paid and volunteer staff.
  • Safely load and unload (often heavy) donations and purchases.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by manager.
  • Skills and competencies:
  • Ability to process information/merchandise through register system.
  • Ability to communicate with associates and customers.
  • Ability to read, count and write to accurately complete all documentation.
  • Ability to operate all equipment necessary to perform the job.

Time requirements: 40 hours/week; Mondays – Saturdays (semi-flexible schedule)

Status: Non-exempt

Please email resumes to jobs@habitatbroward.org

Subject Line: F/T Warehouse & Store Floor Associate


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