Construction Assistant

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
Job Location: 
Ann Arbor
Employer Name: 
Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley
Contact E-Mail: 

Organizational Background

Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley (HHHV) is a dynamic, progressive nonprofit organization that works to provide affordable homeownership opportunities for families of low-income in Washtenaw County.

HHHV’s Home Ownership Program focuses on renovating properties to a high energy efficiency standard and selling those properties to buyers with household incomes of 30-80% of Area Median Income.  HHHV is seeking a Construction Assistant to join our team to help with ongoing construction activities.

Position Term, Responsibilities & Schedule

The Construction Assistant position is a full-time position with compensation commensurate with experience. The position will report directly to the Construction Project Manager. Work schedule will be Tuesday-Saturday. The Construction Assistant will be a highly motivated and problem solving individual that will help with ongoing house renovation projects. Our organization has a positive, friendly environment; however we expect a high level of quality, respect, and professionalism while on the job.

Requirements

  • Commitment to serving families with low-incomes and advancing the critical call for affordable homeownership in Washtenaw County
  • Able to work well as part of a team and show commitmentto organizational achievement
  • Must be able to do heavy lifting when needed
  • Proven ability to work unsupervised to complete assigned tasks
  • Must have reliable transportation to use while on the job
  • Must be motivated, self-driven, responsible, and reliable
  • Ability to handle frequent change and to work under pressure
  • Some general residential construction knowledge is preferred

To Apply

Email resume with description of relevant experience and salary requirements to jobs@h4h.org by Sunday October 1, 2017.  Candidates should save resume and cover letter as follows: LastName_FirstName_Construction Assistant.  No phone calls, please.

Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, weight, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.