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.
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.