CURRENT JOB POSTINGS

 

Summer Student Job - Construction Labourer

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

Application Deadline:    June 9, 2021

Work Week:                      35 hours/week (Monday - Friday, possible weekends)

Proposed Start Date:     June 21, 2021

Office Location:              764 Division St., Cobourg ON  K9A 5V2

Number of Positions:        1

Position Type: 

8 week Summer Contract, Student Job ages 15-30

Reports to:

Construction Manager

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The position is primarily responsible for supporting the implementation of the 2021 build program including sites in Cobourg, Bewdley and the Village of Hastings and any other Habitat for Humanity Northumberland (HFHN) projects. The position will be working onsite alongside the Construction Manager to physically build and renovate homes and support the management and sourcing of homebuilding supplies and materials. As Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a community driven organization the student would also have contact and act as a representative of HFHN for local volunteers and clients accessing HFHN’s programs.

 

The person in this position must have the skill level to handle multiple tasks and assignments, work on a construction site, lift and move materials, work alongside other staff and some volunteers, while always promoting the values that embrace the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Physically perform supervised home construction and renovation tasks;

  • Support the Construction Manager in the acquisition of build products, materials and tools;

  • Coordinate and manage the acquisition of certain materials, as determined by the Construction Manager;

  • Work directly with the limited volunteers on the construction site;

  • Other, as required; and

  • Work week will require flexibility of schedule as some activities occur in the evening or on weekends.

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience and knowledge of home construction would be an asset;

  • Strong and proven interpersonal skills;

  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently;

  • Current WHMIS and First Aid Certification would be an asset;

  • Excellent communication and networking skills, with proven results;

  • Ability to think multi-task and meet deadlines;

  • G2 or higher Driver’s License;

  • Access to a vehicle;

  • Ability to work flexible hours – some nights and weekends; and

  • Commitment to the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland and representing that mission within the community .

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Applications will be accepted until Wednesday June 9th. Applications can be sent Attention: Tobias Moeller, Construction Manager by email (applications@habitatnorthumberland.ca).No phone calls please. All applicants will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of their application, but only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Summer Student Job - ReStore Sales Associate 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

Application Deadline:  June 9, 2021

Work Week:                    35 hours/week (Tuesday-Saturday)

Proposed Start Date:    June 21, 2021

Office Location:             764 Division St., Cobourg ON  K9A 5V2

Number of Positions:   2

 

Position Type:

8 Week Summer Contract, Student Job ages 15-30

Reports to:

ReStore Floor Manager

JOB SUMMARY:

 

The position is primarily responsible for supporting the Habitat for Humanity Northumberland ReStore in Cobourg in achieving their sales, inventory, safety, and product success targets. The position also has specific responsibilities including working alongside staff and limited volunteers to oversee the movement of ReStore product, customer service and support, and supporting the onsite volunteer labour for the ReStore. As Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a community driven organization the student would also have contact and act as a representative of HFHN for local volunteers and clients accessing HFHN’s programs.

 

The person in this position must have the skill level to handle multiple tasks and assignments, work in a retail environment, lift and move materials, work alongside other staff and some volunteers, while always promoting the values that embrace the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Support the ReStore Floor Manager in the acquisition, placement and retailing of ReStore product;

  • Provide on-the-floor support and service to ReStore customers and donors;

  • Work directly with the limited volunteers and staff working in the ReStore;

  • Other, as required.

Qualifications:

  • Experience and knowledge of retail operations would be an asset;

  • Strong and proven interpersonal skills;

  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently;

  • Current WHMIS and First Aid Certification would be an asset;

  • Excellent communication skills with proven results;

  • Ability to multi-task; and

  • Commitment to the mission of Habitat for Humanity Northumberland and representing that mission within the community.

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Applications will be accepted until Wednesday June 9th. Applications can be sent Attention: Dennis George, ReStore Floor Manager by email (applications@habitatnorthumberland.ca). No phone calls please. All applicants will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of their application, but only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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About Habitat for Humanity Northumberland:

Founded in 1998, Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is a non-profit organization working towards a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity brings communities together to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeowner. Habitat for Humanity Northumberland and its volunteers have assisted 58 partner families in obtaining affordable homeownership and 25 families maintain affordable homeownership. 

 

Habitat for Humanity Northumberland is one of 54 local Habitats working in Canada. Habitat for Humanity Canada is a member of Habitat for Humanity International, which was established in 1976 and has grown to become a leading global non-profit working in more than 70 countries. For more information on Habitat for Humanity Northumberland, please visit www.habitatnorthumberland.ca.

 

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