Knoxville Habitat for Humanity is a fantastic place to work. Our employees are a close-knit group who are dedicated to the Habitat mission. We encourage you to apply for any open positions listed on this page by either submitting a cover letter and resume (if indicated below) or by filling out our secure online employment application (unless noted otherwise).
NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE, UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE IN A SPECIFIC POSTING.
AMERICORPS POSITIONS AVAILABLE (Construction Team)
- Looking for an opportunity to gain experience while making a difference?
- Have student loans to repay?
- Interested in making a lasting impression on your local community with one of the most recognized nonprofits in America?
If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, we have a life-changing opportunity for you! We are searching for three driven, service-oriented individuals to serve a one-year term as members of AmeriCorps with Knoxville Habitat for Humanity.
These opportunities are full-time positions and one-year commitments as members of our construction team.
(FT) 1700 hour / 12 month
Living Allowance: $12,630.00 (gross) (distributed equally over 24 pay periods)
Education Award: $5,815.00 (upon successful completion of the program) (issued to a qualified education institution or as a payment to a financial institution to repay qualified student loans)
-One (1) year commitment
-1,700 hours over 52 weeks
-Strong commitment to service
-Construction experience helpful but not required
What You Get:
-Weekly living stipend
-$5,815.00 educational award upon completion of service
-School loan deferment (if qualified)
-A sense of fulfillment and the opportunity to make a big difference in the Knoxville community and the lives of many families!
Contact Trinity Edgar at 865.523.3539 ext. 108 / email@example.com.
Also fill out the following application: AmeriCorps Application
RESTORE TRUCK DRIVER / RETAIL ASSOCIATE
Our ReStore is accepting resumes for a truck driver/retail associate. This is a full-time position.
All applicants must have a valid TN driver’s license and a clean driving record. Experience driving a 24’ box truck or comparable vehicle is preferred.
Experience interacting with customers in a retail setting also preferred.
-Ability to walk/stand 75% of an 8-hour shift or possibly sit for extended periods while driving
-Ability to frequently lift and/or carry large bulky objects up to 75 lbs.
-Ability to individually push, pull, or carry merchandise on a dolly up to 150 lbs and team lift 250 lbs.
Other Essential Functions:
-Ability to interact in a professional and courteous manner with donors when picking up donations
-Ability to interact with customers in store and provide excellent customer service
After 90 days of employment, employees are eligible for the following benefits:
-Company paid health, dental and vision insurance
-401K with a company match of up to 3%
Please apply by emailing resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
Knoxville Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a Tennessee Drug Free Workplace.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $9.75 /hour