Habitat for Humanity works in partnership with qualified families and community supporters to build homes for low income families.
Habitat for Humanity has an exceptional culture that rewards dynamic and talented individuals. Habitat currently requires a part time Volunteer Coordinator.
The following represents some of the duties that the successful candidate would be responsible for:
Recruit volunteers from a variety of sources including corporations, community groups, churches, networking events and community outreach opportunities.
Performing in-depth interviews of volunteers to be most effective in matching volunteers to engaging positions.
Create job descriptions for new volunteer positions; review volunteer job descriptions and amend as necessary. Working with staff on build site and in ReStores developing and maintaining all volunteer roles.
Regularly expresses sincere appreciation and thanks for the work being done by volunteers.
Plan and coordinate special events that recognize volunteers.
Provide Orientation and safety training for Volunteers and ensure time is spent clearly explaining what we have to offer.
Scheduling volunteers to meet the organizations needs. Entering and maintain all volunteer information in to Volunteer data base.
The successful candidate must be competent working with Microsoft office applications.
Have a valid drivers licence.
Previous experience in volunteer coordination, human resources and/or in a management role.
Grade 12 Diploma or Equivalent. Post-secondary education in Business, Social Services, or equivalent experience.