HFH of Sonoma County - National - Construction Crew Leadership**
Come join us in Sonoma County! We are a small but rapidly growing Habitat affiliate in one of the most beautiful areas of California. With hundreds of wineries, a vibrant farm to table culture, a multitude of outdoor adventures, miles of rugged Pacific coastline, towering redwood forests, and our close proximity to San Francisco, Sonoma County is a wonderful place to live and work. We look forward to serving with you!
Construction Crew Leadership**
As a Construction Crew Leader, you are an integral part of building homes and better neighborhoods in our community. This includes hands on construction tasks such as demolition, site prep, framing, insulation, drywall, flooring, roofing, finish carpentry and landscaping. You might be working with new homes, rehabilitation projects and weatherization 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 are looking 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 and may have prior experience with power tools.
Benefits of Service:
Skills for the future
The AmeriCorps National direct living allowance up to $12,530 paid over the full 46.5 weeks of service
Education award - $5,775 upon successful completion of service
Personal and sick leave
Health care plan
Student Loan Forbearance (if eligible – Go to[[http:AmeriCorps.gov|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?
A Resume (tell us about your experience)
A 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
A Driver's license is required
And a Personal vehicle is required
How to apply
To learn more about this opportunity please view our application here: http://www.habitat.org/job/hfh-sonoma-county-national-construction-crew-leadership
For further questions, please contact Che Casul, Volunteer Director/AmeriCorps Host Site Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or (707) 578-7707 x105
3273 Airway Dr, #E
Santa Rosa, CA, US 95403
Duration:3 months or longer
Time commitment:Full time (30-40 hours/week)
Times of day:Mornings Afternoons
Days of week:Weekdays
Extra details:Stipend provided