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

Assistant Driver Position

Habitat for Humanity Durham is a community-based, non-profit, faith-based organization working for a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live. Our mission is to mobilize volunteers and community partners in building affordable housing and promoting homeownership as a means to breaking the cycle of poverty.

ReStore is a part of our fundraising activity that sells new and used household building/decorating materials to the general public. This raises much needed funds to help with the operational costs of sustaining the charity. Our ReStore picks up materials from people and companies to sell.

Building Homes. Building Hope.

Habitat for Humanity Durham is an active location that depends on picking up product from residential and commercial donors.  This is a highly energized position requiring someone that is able to handle large items, understand how to secure those items in a truck and have a experience in dealing with customer requirements.

Our Pickup & Delivery Drivers are the first line of communication to our customers so Customer Service experience is an asset.

Skills/Requirements:

You must have a G license, with a clean driver’s abstract. Born in 1990 or before for insurance requirements

You are bondable and willing to complete a criminal reference check.

You are able to lift 70lbs or more receptively.

You are organized and conscientious about your working environment.

You must be willing to work with a flexible crew, as most are volunteers.

You must be patient and understanding to our volunteer needs.

You must communicate in English and other languages are a bonus.  Communication is done via email, text message, and written communication.

You must have a good understanding of how to utilize GPS system and knowledge of Durham Region.

The truck is based in Ajax.

 

Please respond to email to loreen@habitatdurham.com or in person to Loreen Feddema, Manager of Corporate Operations. Please note while we appreciate your submission, only applicants receiving an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for considering Habitat for Humanity Durham.

 

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
ReStore

  • 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