skip to main content

JOIN OUR TEAM

 

Job Title

ReStore Sales Associate

 

Job Summary

Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk is currently seeking to add to our ReStore team with service oriented professionals to serve as a ReStore Sales Associate at our warehouse in Ronkonkoma, NY.  In this role, you will be responsible for processing and accepting payments using our Point of Sale computer system, stocking shelves, answering general questions about the store and its merchandise, welcoming customers to the store and assisting customers.

Habitat Suffolk’s ReStore is a unique outlet where you can purchase quality new and gently used items at excellent prices while helping Habitat Suffolk eliminate poverty housing in Suffolk County.  Revenue generated by the ReStore provides Habitat Suffolk with much needed funds to assist building homes and hope for families in Suffolk County.  It also helps keep thousands of tons of unwanted merchandise out of our landfills.


We offer a competitive salary in line with experience.  If you want to make a difference in your community and enjoy meeting new people, then this is a great opportunity.

 

Responsibilities

  • Operate a cash register
  • Process cash, credit card and check transactions
  • Maintain and balance a cash drawer at the end of each shift
  • Greet customers, answer questions and provide assistance as needed
  • Answer telephone and provide store information to callers
  • Maintain orderly and clean purchase areas
  • Apply pricing stickers to merchandise while following pricing procedures
  • Stock shelves with new merchandise

 

Prerequisite Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • At least 18 years old
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to respond to high standards of customer satisfaction
  • Reasonable familiarity with building materials
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds, squat, bend and stand for extended periods

 

Hours:

You must be available to work during the week and on Saturdays.

Interested candidates should email their resume and educational history to the contact below.

Email Resume Directly to:

paul@habitatsuffolk.org

 

AMERICORPS OPPORTUNITIES
AT HABITAT SUFFOLK

 

Position Title

Construction Crew Leader

Construction Crew Leadership

As a Construction Crew Leader, you are integral part of building homes and better neighborhoods in our service area. This might include hands on construction tasks such as demolition, site prep, framing, insulation, drywall, flooring, roofing, finish carpentry and landscaping. For example, you might be working with new and gut rehab homes, as well as A Brush With Kindness (ABWK), Critical Home Repair (CHR) and weatherization projects. This could look like completing 5 new builds, 10 CHRs, and 10 ABWK projects. You can give us a boost to significantly increase the number of families our affiliate is able to serve through our programs and construction projects.

We look for members who:

Possess a sincere desire to serve others and are dedicated to Habitat’s mission
Enjoy people and have a passion for volunteerism and teaching/group facilitation
Have strong team building skills and are comfortable leading and/or being part of a team
May have prior experience with power tools

Benefits of Service:

Skills for the future
The AmeriCorps National direct living allowance up to $12,630 paid over the full 46.5 weeks of service
Education award - $5,815 upon successful completion of service
Personal and sick leave
Health care plan
Student Loan Forbearance (if eligible – Go to AmeriCorps.gov website to see if your loan would qualify)
Child care assistance (if eligible)

What’s in it for you?

At the end of the service year, you will have gained new skills and expertise, developed new relationships, and maybe even become a member of a new community.

What’s needed to apply?

Resume (tell us about your experience)
Motivation Statement (this essay gives you the opportunity to express why you want to serve)

Requirements to serve at this site:

18 years of age or older
U.S. citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident
Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent (or agree to work towards one while serving)
Confirm understanding that this is a full-time volunteer opportunity and that AmeriCorps members receive a small living allowance
Driver's license required
 
CLICK HERE TO APPLY for the 10 ½ month service term

  

 

 

Monday, October 23, 2017