1040 SE Frist Street
PO Box 301
VOLUNTEER WITH THE MCMINNVILLE AREA HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
Job Title: ReStore Receiving Associate
Purpose: Our mission is to bring people together to build homes, community, and hope. Receiving Associates assist in the receipt, organization, cleaning, pricing, and placement of donations, which has a direct impact on sales made in the ReStore. ReStore sales provide funds to help our Habitat families build their homes.
Location: Habitat ReStore, 1040 SE 1st St, McMinnville, OR 97128
Job Summary: Volunteer will work in our receiving room; greeting donors and helping them unload donations approved by the supervisor. Volunteer will also clean and price new items, then place them appropriately in the ReStore. Finally, Receiving Associates will help organize the receiving room to make room for new donations.
Skills and Abilities: Able to work outdoors and in a building with no temperature controls, willingness to learn pricing and cleaning methods, must have the ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time, must have positive attitude, must have excellent organizational skills. Volunteer must be at least 16 years old.
Time Commitment: 4 hour shifts are preferred for Receiving Associates and are available Tuesday through Saturday. Hours will be agreed upon with the Community Engagement Manager and the volunteer’s supervisor.
Training Offered: Receiving Associates will be trained in how to clean and price items. They will also learn how to display items in the store.
Benefits: Great work experience, supporting ReStore’s mission to raise money to help families build their new homes, references for future employers, meet new friends.
Working Conditions: Building does not have temperature control. There are many sharp and heavy objects in the receiving room.
Volunteer Supervisor: Receiving Room Attendant, Dave Connor
Go to our website: https://machabitat.org/volunteer/
For groups of 4 or more volunteers:
Email or call our Community Engagement Manager, Emily Grace Cropper-Russel
Phone: (503) 687-1412
- Training Provided