Deconstruction Crew Leader

(Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga)

Position ID: V-HVC0342 Last Full Update: 08 Jan 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactShannon MacKenzie, Senior Manager of Volunteer Operations, Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga; Phone: 905-637-4446 ext 226; Fax: 905-637-1540; Email:
DutiesThis volunteer position follows up directly with potential kitchen donors arranging a time to view the potential salvage.  
This position works directly with the salvage crew removing kitchens from community members homes for resale in our ReStore along with other salvage jobs including house demos. 
Please note this position requires moving, loading and unloading heavy items (up to 50lbs).
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Benefits-Use professional skills in a volunteer capacity 
-Satisfaction of contributing to HFHH's mission 
-Training development 
-Letter of Reference
ClientsGeneral public and commercial sector in the Halton Region and area
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples
Areas of InterestBuilding & Construction ; Carpentry & Woodwork ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; General Trade-Related
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; - Experienced in carpentry and/or renovations and/or skilled trades  
- Knowledge of construction and what can be reused is an asset but not mandatory  
- Ability to work with a team  
- Excellent verbal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with donors, HFH Halton-Mississauga staff members and volunteers  
- Ability to lift and unload heavy items (up to 50lbs)
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; 6 months +
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityNot Accessible
Location1800 Appleby Line Unit 10 Burlington and various locations in the Halton Region
Number of PositionsActon: 5 individual(s) ; Burlington: 5 individual(s) ; Georgetown: 5 individual(s) ; Milton: 5 individual(s) ; Oakville: 5 individual(s) 
25 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training on the job ; Online Volunteer Safety Training; On-site Training with the team
TransportationCar required ; Requires own transportation
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsPolice Check and references are required. The ability to work with a team and provide leadership.
Agency Details
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Organization NameHabitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga
Office Phone905-637-4446 ext 221; 
ReStore 905-637-4446 ext 229
Address & Map
1800 Appleby Line, Unit 10
Burlington, ON L7L 6A1
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