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.


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.

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Open Positions

Development Assistant

The Development Assistant is responsible for providing comprehensive administrative and technical support to the Development efforts of Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity.  Key components of this position include fundraising support, database management, administrative support, and backup for volunteer engagement activities. This position will work closely with all members of the Resource Development team and ensure smooth department workflow to enhance the donor and volunteer experience with the organization.

Review the full job description and qualifications.

To apply, please forward your resume, cover letter, and three professional references (preferably in a single PDF) to


Construction Site Manager – Women Build Specialist

Construction Site Managers supervise the work and coordinate the flow of material, equipment, volunteers and subcontractors on Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity home construction sites. The Women Build Specialist will also manage the construction aspect of our Women Build program, including special women’s construction events and training. Future possibilities include facilitating Women in Construction summer internships and construction of an all-female designed and built home.

Review the full job description and qualifications.

To apply, please forward your resume, cover letter, and three professional references to



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.

Most AmeriCorps terms run October – August, with recruitment beginning in the spring for the following year.

We are fully staffed for the 2019-2020 term. 

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.