Careers

Working at Habitat

At Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity, we work to support the vision that everyone deserves a decent place to call home.

Hiring Philosophy

Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity team members are motivated by our mission and live out our core values each day.

We seek employees who are comfortable adapting to change, understand perspectives different from their own, and are willing to learn from others.

We invite applicants who are problem solvers and who balance self-direction with teamwork.

We seek employees who value collegiality, respect, and pride in workplace.

On Diversity and Inclusion

Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity strives for diversity of thought across our organization. We are committed to cultivating a staff who reflects the communities in which we build. We aim to attract candidates who broaden our diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, religion, cultural experiences, skills, and community representation. We believe the inclusion and amplification of our differences create a more effective workplace and a more compassionate world.

Benefits

Habitat offers a competitive salary and benefits packages including fully paid medical, vision and dental insurance; 403(b) retirement plan, and vacation, sick leave and paid holidays.

Careers 1

Open Positions

 

Homeowner Engagement Specialist Part Time

This role is responsible for building strong relationships between homeowners, their neighbors, Tacoma Habitat, and other stakeholders. The Homeowner Engagement Specialist will coach, support, and provide resources to homeowners; collaborate with Tacoma Habitat administration and staff, community partners, and other stakeholders to identify and develop homeowner and community engagement strategies; and encourage Habitat homeowners to maintain a vibrant neighborhood. This position works directly with the public; strong interpersonal skills are required, as is the ability to establish rapport and trust.  Candidates with a background in social service and/or working with diverse, low and moderate income individuals and/or families are highly desirable.

This is a part-time, 20 hour per week position requiring evening and weekend availability. 

To view the full job description and/or to apply, please click here.

 

Construction Site Manager

This role on our construction team oversees day-to-day construction site operations, interacting with volunteers and homebuyers to coordinate the flow of material, equipment and manage the work. This position also coordinates and interfaces with vendors, subcontractors and building inspectors. The ideal candidate will have a minimum six years construction experience with at least one year in supervision. Previous experience as an instructor, or work with volunteers is a plus. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as experience with diverse populations are desirable qualities for this position.

To view the full job description and/or to apply, please click here.

 

 

AmeriCorps

With Habitat AmeriCorps, you can serve in a leadership role on an active build site or at a local Habitat affiliate coordinating volunteers and serving Habitat clients. As stipend volunteers, AmeriCorps members receive a monthly stipend to serve full-time, working to engage more volunteers and serve more clients in our community – all the while gaining real-world work experience.

Construction Volunteer Leads | AmeriCorps | September 2021 - July 2022

Construction Volunteer Leads provide leadership, training and support to volunteers and future Habitat homeowners on our build sites. The members will lead volunteers in construction tasks, providing on-site orientation and safety instruction, and serving as crew leaders. Construction Volunteer Leads will also maintain safety equipment and ensure all equipment and supplies are properly stored.

We are staffing multiple positions, in support Habitat offices located in Vancouver, Tacoma, and Port Townsend.

Click here to see full position description, including qualifications and benefits, and/or to apply.


Visit Habitat for Humanity International’s website for AmeriCorps openings nationwide. Learn more about the process and program at the AmeriCorps website. Questions about serving in the Pacific Northwest? Contact us.