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Habitat Home Services crew (small maintenance and repair jobs)

(Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, Guelph)

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Position ID: V-GUE3215 Last Modified: 01 May 2021 Last Full Update: 01 May 2021
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementBuilding homes, Building community
ContactRachel Hopf, Marketing, Communications and Community Engagement Specialist, Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph; Phone: (519) 767-9752 ext 36; Email:
Duties• is hardworking and handy – from those who putter on small projects around their own home to those who do extensive renovations and big projects – we want them all!  
• is resourceful and creative, likes solving problems 
• is diplomatic, community-minded, and good with seniors  
• enjoys collaboration  
• has the interest, expertise, and people smarts to lead a crew  
• has flexible availability, including weekends  
• can confidently drive a truck
Sustainable Development GoalsGood Health and Well-Being ; Reduced Inequality ; Life on Land
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BenefitsHabitat for Humanity builds safe, decent, affordable homes to provide families a hand up to break the cycle of poverty. They do this with the support and assistance of volunteers, donors of goods to the ReStores, individual donors, corporate partners, and the community. They respect the diversity in generations, genders, ethnicities, races, languages, abilities, orientations and skills that their employees and volunteers reflect. They embrace a culture of inclusion, partnership, and engagement establishing meaningful connections with employees and the volunteers they rely on in a way that adds value to their lives.  
Many other benefits come from volunteering with the Home Services crew, including: relationship-building, making a positive environmental impact, developing/improving your own skills, gaining experience, earning volunteer hours for various community service requirements, the opportunity to receive letters of recommendation, and more!
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Post-secondary students
Areas of InterestBuilding & Construction ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour
Skills/ExperienceCustomer Service ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Willing to train Home Services members. However, some basic tool knowledge and skills would be an asset. Crew members must be willing to work with others and should be able to lift 20-35lbs.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours12 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
LocationGuelph, Wellington County, Dufferin County
Number of PositionsAberfoyle ; Arthur ; Elora ; Erin ; Fergus ; Guelph ; Harriston ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston ; Rockwood 
12 individual(s) needed in total. 
Guelph: 6 individual(s) ; Wellington County: 6 individual(s)
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit ; Transportation provided
CostSteel toed boots required; speak to Habitat about borrowing a pair from the store!
Police CheckRequired
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Start DateOn or after 03 May 2021
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Organization NameHabitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, Guelph
Office PhoneAdministrative office 519-767-9752
Address & Map
104 Dawson Rd, Suite 100B
Guelph, ON N1H 1A6
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