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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

7800 Susquehanna StreetSuite 102Pittsburgh, PA 15208

Volunteers utilize and learn many skills on our projects

About

Description: The Capacity Volunteer assists one of RTP’s construction crews to provide quality home repairs to low income homeowners within our Impact Neighborhoods as part of our Core Repair program.

Commitment: regularly, one full day (7 hours minimum) a week, every other week or once a month, Tuesday through Thursday

Qualifications:

  • interested in supporting Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh’s mission and engaging with RTP homeowners
  • knowledge of home repairs, tools, and construction techniques
  • 18 years of age or older
  • must be able to lift 30 lbs and perform physical activities for an extended period of time
  • preferred: experience leading and managing volunteers

Expectations:

  • attend one hour long meeting with staff prior to volunteering
  • attend a RTP volunteer orientation on site
  • be accessible by email and cell phone and respond to communication in a timely fashion
  • commit to a regular weekly, bi-weekly or monthly schedule
  • provide personal transportation to and from the worksite
  • provide his/her own lunch on work day
  • sign a RTP volunteer waiver
  • sign a RTP volunteer agreement and agree to follow RTP policies and respect RTP staff, homeowners, and other volunteers

Position Benefits:

  • provide quality home repairs for low-income homeowners
  • learn and expand home repair skills
  • become more involved in RTP

Skills

  • Organization
  • Renovation
  • Construction
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Home Repair
  • Carpentry

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 7 hours, once a month, bi weekly, or weekly
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