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.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Truck Driver – Based in Ajax, Part time – Description Details

Merchandising/Sales Associate – Part time – 2 locations
Uxbridge (4 positions)
Oshawa (3 positions)

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  A ReStore Sales Associate is responsible for maintaining outstanding customer service as per Habitat for Humanity Durham (HFHD) standards, generating sales, merchandising, safeguarding company assets, operate cash register and other office equipment.  Your main goal is to be a customer service agent for our ReStore and adhere to HFHD’s health & safety policies and procedures.  You are a natural leader not afraid to merchandise for the greater good!

LOCATION:  Oshawa – 200 John Street West (Midtown Mall)
Uxbridge – 141 Reach Street
HOURS:       Part Time – 16-30 hours per week, includes weekend

RESPONSIBILITIES:
·         Ensure that each customer receives outstanding service by providing a friendly environment, which includes greeting and acknowledging every customer and maintaining solid product knowledge while displaying a strong understanding of the Habitat mission.
·         Ensure compliance with financial reporting, including the reconciliation of the daily sales and closing out of all financial transactions.
·         Ensure the understanding & adherence to all ReStore policies and procedures.
·         Provide direction and support to Volunteers working in the ReStore.
·         Maintain an awareness of all promotions and advertisements.
·         Assist in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance, and housekeeping
·         Communicate customer requests to management.
·         Provide a knowledgeable and timely response to customer telephone inquiries.
·         Any other tasks as assigned from time to time.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:  Sales and customer service experience required.  Strong problem solving skills and ability to plan and prioritize.  Strong interpersonal, positive attitude, team player who works with little direction.  Must be able to lift 50 lbs and complete police background check.  Microsoft software experience and database skills are a great asset.  Previous not-for-profit work experience as definite asset.

REPORTS TO: ReStore Supervisor
WORKS WITH: ReStore Associates, Volunteers
Application Instructions – please email resume & cover to resume@habitatdurham.com
Habitat for Humanity Durham welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

 

 

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
ReStore

Committee Positions (Volunteer)

Affiliate Office Positions (Volunteer)

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

Habitat For Humanity Durham Sponsors

Brookfield Homes
Event Partner
Frantastic Events
Event & Build Partner
Genworth Canada
National Partner & local Build Partner
Golder Associates
Build & Event Partner
Home Depot
National Partner, local ReStore & Build Partner
Moxie Trades
2015 Women in Power Ambassador & Build Partner
R. Havery Landscape & Custom Horticulture Contracting
Event Partner
Unifor Canada
Event & Build Partner
Winmar
Event & ReStore Partner