Join the Habitat Team

Join us in building a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity of Dane County and the Habitat ReStores are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers committed to a diverse workplace. Under our affirmative action plan we encourage people of color, women and individuals with disabilities to apply.
Outboard Procurement Coordinator
This position is a member of the ReStore donations team and is responsible for managing all phases of the outbound donation procurement under the direction of ReStore Director.
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Proactively contact potential customers to solicit donations and coordinate donations with ReStore managers and the logistics manager.
2. Develop & implement an annual strategy to increase the overall value and number of donations to the ReStore.
3. Represent the ReStores at various expos and community events.
REQUIREMENTS
Understand and appreciate the mission of Habitat and ReStore
Proficiency with various technical programs including but not limited to MS Office (Word and excel), Outlook, Teams
Above-average written and verbal communication skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, including the ability to multi-task
Must be detail-oriented and able to work independently
Ability to communicate effectively with donors, volunteers and customers of diverse backgrounds or skill levels
Occasional travel may be required
Nights and weekend hours may be required in order to complete assigned tasks
Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record are required
Share our organizational values of working hard, valuing teamwork and being accountable, with professionalism and integrity
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Ability to use computers daily in an interactive manner
Ability to sit and stand for an extended period of time
Ability to frequently and accurately communicate with employees, customers, and vendors in person, via the telephone or by email
Constant walking or motion to coordinate work and interact with co-workers
This is a physically demanding position that will regularly be required to lift up to 50 pounds (more on occasion) and will experience frequent bending, squatting, lifting and repetitive motion. This position will occasionally be exposed to extremes in weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.)
EXPERIENCE
A minimum of 1 year of related experience preferred.
Prior experience building business relationships.
EDUCATION
BA or BS preferred; or equivalent work experience.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Valid driver’s license
First aid and CPR certificate required (training will be provided by Habitat ReStore if needed).
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
Truck Driver & Donations Processing Associate
The Truck Driver & Donations Processing Associate conducts donation pick-ups throughout the Dane County area in a timely and safe manner, regarding all truck road rules. Donations processing includes assisting the manager and Assistant Manager in the day-to-day operations and donation coordination of the Habitat ReStore.
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1.Picks up donations as scheduled according to ReStore policies.
2. Acts as the main point of customer contact for incoming donations.
3. Assists with warehouse and sales preparation process.
REQUIREMENTS
Understand and appreciate the mission of Habitat and ReStore
Proficiency with various technical programs including but not limited to MS Office (Word and excel), Outlook, Teams
Above-average written and verbal communication skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, including the ability to multi-task
Must be detail-oriented and able to work independently
Ability to communicate effectively with donors, volunteers and customers of diverse backgrounds or skill levels
Occasional travel may be required
Nights and weekend hours may be required in order to complete assigned tasks
Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record are required
Share our organizational values of working hard, valuing teamwork and being accountable, with professionalism and integrity
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Ability to use computers daily in an interactive manner
Ability to sit and stand for an extended period of time
Ability to frequently and accurately communicate with employees, customers, and vendors in person, via the telephone or by email
Constant walking or motion to coordinate work and interact with co-workers
This is a physically demanding position that will regularly be required to lift up to 50 pounds (more on occasion) and will experience frequent bending, squatting, lifting and repetitive motion. This position will occasionally be exposed to extremes in weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.)
EXPERIENCE
A minimum of 2 years of related experience required.
Retail experience preferred.
EDUCATION
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Valid driver’s license
First aid and CPR certificate required (training will be provided by Habitat ReStore if needed).
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
Construction Site Supervisor
Site supervisors are responsible for directing and supervising all on-site construction and remodeling activities. This position holds a key role in actualizing our mission to bring people together to build homes, communities and hope and provide safe, decent and affordable housing.
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Plan and prepare for productive build days, ensuring that all tools, materials, and equipment, and are on site as needed and returned in a timely fashion while ensuring that construction safety program is communicated and enforced.
In collaboration with the Volunteer Services team, contribute to recruitment, training and retention of key construction volunteers and leadership roles.
Maintain a clean and organized worksite. Take inventory; ensure tools and equipment are in proper working condition; ensure building materials and tools are in order. Communicate with vendors and sub-contractors to coordinate work and meet scheduling milestones.
REQUIREMENTS
This individual must understand and appreciate the mission of HFH. Qualified candidates should demonstrate excellent organizational skills and possess a strong attention to detail. Must be able to communicate effectively and deal tactfully with all kinds of individuals, yet remain consistent in keeping a professional demeanor. Comfort speaking in front of small groups a plus.
Familiarity with construction terms, broad knowledge of all phases of residential construction and the ability to read blueprints required. Must understand and abide by safety requirements when using equipment and tools, and must be able to determine the appropriate tools/equipment to use for the various construction tasks.
Must possess the ability and patience to teach and work with workers in all facets of home construction. Timeliness, patience, dependability and an ability to work unsupervised are critical for this position, as well as being a team player and quick-learner. Must be willing to share our organizational values of working hard, valuing teamwork and being accountable, with professionalism and integrity.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Required to lift 60-80 pounds on a regular basis and will experience frequent bending, squatting, lifting and repetitive motion. This position will be working outside year-round and must be adaptable to extreme changes in weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.)
EXPERIENCE
Some construction knowledge preferred, particularly in residential carpentry and supervision
EDUCATION
Requires a minimum of a four-year high school diploma
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Driver’s License and clean record required
OSHA training and Lead-Safe Renovator certification (favorable, but not required).
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
ReStore Assistant Manager
This position is responsible for assisting the manager in the day-to-day operations of Habitat ReStore and is capable of performing all supervisory and fiduciary duties of the manager in his/her absence.
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervise 6 to 8 volunteer staff each shift, assign duties to volunteer staff and be responsible for training them to carry out their responsibilities.
Direct the back-room flow (e.g., monitoring the flow from drop-off and clean-up to pricing), screen, evaluate and make decisions related to donations and pick-ups, be able to make signs, look up products via the internet, open and close cash register, do countdown, and do the daily income report.
Operate and service the forklift, truck and other ReStore equipment.
REQUIREMENTS
This individual must understand and appreciate the mission of Habitat.
Above-average written and verbal communication skills and strong problem-solving skills.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Regularly required to lift up to 50 pounds (more on occasion) and will experience frequent bending, squatting, lifting and repetitive motion. This position will occasionally be exposed to extremes in weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.). Ability to use computers daily in an interactive manner.
EXPERIENCE
A minimum of 2 years of related experience required. Retail experience preferred.
EDUCATION
BA or BS preferred; or equivalent work experience.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Valid driver’s license required.
First aid and CPR certificate required (training will be provided by Habitat ReStore if needed).
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
Retail and Donations Associate
This position is responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operations of the Habitat ReStore and maintaining a clean, safe and welcome store environment.
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Serve as a primary point of customer contact
2. Maintain communications with other ReStore areas
3. Inspect and prepare items for sale
REQUIREMENTS
Understand and appreciate the mission of Habitat and ReStore
Proficiency with various technical programs including but not limited to MS Office (Word and excel), Outlook, Teams
Above-average written and verbal communication skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, including the ability to multi-task
Must be detail-oriented and able to work independently
Ability to communicate effectively with donors, volunteers and customers of diverse backgrounds or skill levels
Occasional travel may be required
Nights and weekend hours may be required in order to complete assigned tasks
Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record are required
Share our organizational values of working hard, valuing teamwork and being accountable, with professionalism and integrity
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Ability to use computers daily in an interactive manner
Ability to sit and stand for an extended period of time
Ability to frequently and accurately communicate with employees, customers, and vendors in person, via the telephone or by email
Constant walking or motion to coordinate work and interact with co-workers
This is a physically demanding position that will regularly be required to lift up to 50 pounds (more on occasion) and will experience frequent bending, squatting, lifting and repetitive motion. This position will occasionally be exposed to extremes in weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind, rain, etc.)
EXPERIENCE
A minimum of 2 years of related experience required
Knowledge of building materials and hardware preferred
Retail experience preferred
EDUCATION
High school diploma or equivalent is required
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS
Valid driver’s license
First aid and CPR certificate required (training will be provided by Habitat ReStore if needed).
Apply online, or send your resume, cover letter and self-identification form to malbert@habitatdane.org.