Habitat Charlotte Region
Warehouse/Donations Assistant (PT) (Sales)
Pay Rate: $17.00 per hour
No late nights! No Sundays!
Mission-Driven Career Opportunity
One of the leading affordable housing nonprofits in the area, Habitat Charlotte Region partners with hundreds of families each year through affordable homeownership, home preservation and financial literacy training. As a Warehouse/Donations Assistant, you'll play an integral role in our vision of a world where everyone has a safe and affordable place to live.
Why Join Habitat?
Flexible spending accounts (healthcare and dependent care)
Career development and promotion opportunities
Casual working environment
Retirement planning a 403(b) with 3% organizational match
What Requirements Are Needed to be Successful in This Position:
Candidates must be available to work between 20-25 hours per week, up to 8 hour shift at a time. Must be available to work during ReStore operational hours. ReStore is not open late nights or Sundays.
Essential Functions (Other Duties May be Assigned):
Ensure that each customer and donor receives outstanding service
Guarantee safe and prompt loading and unloading of customers donated or purchased merchandise
Guarantee safe and prompt loading and unloading of Restore trucks
Maintain safe procedures while moving merchandise to and from the sales floor
Inform customers of our donations acceptance policy; refer donors to alternate options for those items that we do not accept
Knowledgeable about company's products and services, and customer-related policies
Be an effective team member when working with staff and volunteers
Utilize forklift as required
Demonstrate a positive and respectful attitude when interacting with employees, customers, donors, volunteers, and the public
Regular and reliable job attendance
Adhere to schedule
Represent Habitat in a positive, professional manner at all times
Maintain a presentable appearance, including ReStore appropriate attire
Ability to adhere to Habitats Code of Conduct policies and other policies
Dependable transportation to work
Habitat Charlotte Region-related tasks as requested by supervisor
Ability to move and lift 50 lbs. unassisted
Ability to move and lift at least 75 lbs. with assistance
Ability to work outdoors in all climates
Ability to obtain Forklift Certification and operate a forklift on a regular basis
Ability to climb steps to Forklift cab
Ability to move and stand for extended periods of time
Internal Interactions: Habitat Staff
Estimated Time Commitment:
20 - 25 hours/week, including weekends and periodic holidays
Level of Authority:
Requires minimal supervision
Reports to Backroom Supervisor
Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte Region is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screen and background check is required.
Habitat for Humanity of the Charlotte Region program funding often includes federal funding and this role may support federally funded activities. People qualifying as Section 3 residents per Section 3 of the HUD Act of 1968 (12 U.S.C § 1701u) and its associated regulations (24 C.F.R. Part 75) are encouraged to apply. Information on Section 3 qualifications and certification material available upon request.