ReStore Part-Time

ReStore Volunteers

Internship Program

 

Available Positions

ReStore Part-Time

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston's ReStore is a retail store that sells donated, new, and used building products, furniture, appliances, and home goods to raise funds for Habitat's affordable home building efforts in Greater Boston. Our ReStore is open to the public Tuesday - Saturday,
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Part-Time ReStore Driver - Greater Boston

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston's ReStore is looking a qualified and experienced part-time driver to pick up donations from homes in Greater Boston. The ReStore is a retail store that sells donated, new, and used building products, furniture, appliances, and home goods to raise funds for Habitat's affordable home building efforts in Greater Boston. The ReStore is open to the public.

The position reports to the ReStore Manager and is a part-time 3 day per week position, 20-24 hours a week, with the possibility of additional hours in the future.

Requirements:
• Valid Driver’s license with clean driving record
• Experience driving a 16ft. box truck
• No Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) required
• Strong driving knowledge of Greater Boston
• Ability to lift more than 50lbs, and heavier items with two people
• Great people skills are a must as a representative of Habitat Boston
• Customer service is a top priority
• Neat, well-groomed appearance
• Must have had a license for 7 years with at least 4 years of driving experience

Compensation will be based on experience. Driver’s license, driving record, and criminal background check will be required. To apply, please submit your resume to restore@habitatboston.org.

Part-Time Sales Associate / Cashier

Make a difference by working at Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore! The ReStore in West Roxbury is looking for a part-time Sales Associate/Cashier to work 20 to 24 hours per week.

The Associate/Cashier position reports to the ReStore Manager and must be available to work
part-time shifts at the ReStore as scheduled Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Position Summary:
• Responsible for opening or closing the ReStore
• Assist customers with product questions and purchase decisions
• Proficient with cash handling procedures
• Organize, price, and display merchandise
• Handle incoming phone calls, donation inquiries, and donor pick-up requests
• Work with staff and volunteers to sort and process donations
• Develop task lists to be completed by ReStore staff or volunteers as necessary
• Neat, well-groomed appearance
• Assist in keeping ReStore organized and clean

Qualifications & Skills:
• Customer service is a top priority
• Reliable and energetic team player
• Outstanding organizational and communication skills
• Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks
• Able to lift 50 pounds, tolerate a moderate degree of physical exertion, and stand for extended    periods
• Computer proficiency including Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel & Word

Experience & Education:
• Two years of related experience
• Some college or equivalent work experience
• Previous experience in a Habitat ReStore is a positive
• Work experience related to building supplies, hardware, furniture, or appliances a plus

Work Location:
Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston ReStore
1580 VFW Parkway
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Compensation will be based on experience. To apply, please send resume to restore@habitatboston.org.

ReStore Volunteers

Store Clerks

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is looking for volunteer store clerks who will assist customers, price merchandise, organize items, and could potentially help with some light paperwork.

Volunteer ReStore Warehouse Assistants

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is looking for Warehouse Assistants are needed to receive and process donations of building materials, kitchen cabinets, furniture and appliances, as well as, keep the storage areas and loading dock organized and clean. Applicant must be able to do moderate lifting. The positions are unpaid and ideally, you would be available 1-2 times a week to help out for a 4+ hour shift. We need volunteers Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm. Please send resume and cover letter to volunteers@habitatboston.org.

Internship Program

The mission of the Habitat Greater Boston Internship Program is to educate its participants in all aspects of a non-profit organization including marketing, community relations, legal affairs, fundraising and management. Through practical experience, interns learn in a high-energy environment. Habitat Greater Boston interns have a wonderful opportunity to help low-income families realize their dreams of homeownership, while contributing to their community and gaining valuable management and relationship-building skills.

We hire interns periodically throughout the year. Our ideal candidates are detail-oriented, self-motivated, and dedicated to our mission of building decent, affordable homes with families. Office interns typically work in our offices in the North End and perform general administrative tasks.

To apply, send your cover letter and resume to volunteers@habitatboston.org.

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively seeks a diverse pool of candidates for each position.