Careers

Thank you for your interest in Habitat for Humanity Durham.  Working with Habitat  is a rewarding choice.  As a volunteer you are giving to an organization that truly impacts people in a positive way.  Having a career with us, allows you to grow professionally while participating in the creation of a new generation of homeowners.

Please see the positions available below.

Staff Positions

SUMMER STUDENT POSITION
Location – Oshawa

Purpose: To assist the Site Supervisor and Crew Volunteer Leads on all build sites and projects.Time Commitment: 8 hours/day
Monday to Friday – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday – 8:30 am – 12pm

Position Duties:
• Ensure tools are maintained and organized
• Maintain a clean and orderly worksite at all times
• Assist with ensuring quality build standards are followed
• Load and unload product to/from delivery vehicles
• Cooperative and enthusiastic attitude at all times
• Able to lift a minimum of 25lb and possess reasonable ability to do necessary physical labour
• Willingness and ability to learn new skills

Qualifications and Skills:
• Understanding of the Habitat for Humanity philosophy and the desire to promote it
• Excellent organizational skills
• Ability to work with a team or independently
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with customers, HFH Durham staff members and volunteers
• Detail oriented
• Friendly, approachable and outgoing

Requirements
Resume, cover letter and list of references
Police Screening
Must be between 16 and 30 yrs of age (Canada Summer Jobs Program)
Must be returning to school (Canada Summer Jobs Program)

Orientation and Training: Build Site Orientation and Safety Training will be provided

Please email resume to Loreen Feddema

 

ReStore Positions (Volunteer)

  • ReStore Cashier
  • ReStore Warehouse
  • ReStore Truck Assistant
  • Salvage Crew

Committee Positions (Volunteer)

  • Build Site
  • Fundraising Events

Affiliate Office Positions (Volunteer)

  • Reception
  • Administrative
  • Data Entry

To find out more about our volunteer opportunities, contact our Volunteer Coordinator