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McMinnville Area Habitat for Humanity

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McMinnville Area Habitat for Humanity

VOLUNTEER WITH THE MCMINNVILLE AREA HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Job Title: Construction Volunteer

Purpose: Our mission is to bring people together to build homes, community, and hope. Construction volunteers help us accomplish this by working with Habitat families to build their homes.

Location: Aspire Community Development, NE Turner Way, McMinnville, OR 97128

Job Summary: Volunteer will assist with all stages of house construction, including raising the framing, insulation, flooring and windows, painting, etc.

Skills and Abilities: Must have the ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time and the willingness to learn new construction skills. Volunteer must be at least 16 years old.

Time Commitment: Construction shifts are flexible. Volunteers are on site between 8am-3pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays of every week, except for holidays, or inclement weather (Volunteer Coordinator will email volunteers when this occurs). The volunteer will schedule with the Volunteer & Program Coordinator, Jennifer Lyon.

Training Offered: Construction volunteers will be trained to use all appropriate tools, as well as receiving training in a variety of construction skills and safety.

Benefits: Great work experience, obtain new skills, help families build their home, references for future employers, meet new friends.

Working Conditions: Work is often done outside or inside with no temperature control. Power tools and construction supplies are on site. Ground and floor may be uneven.

Volunteer Supervisor: Construction Manager, KB Boutwell

***We require volunteers, staff and customers to wear properly fitting masks that cover their entire mouth and nose while on our property, including outdoor areas, as per the 8/27/21 state mandate.

To Sign-up:

Press the "I Want to Help" button above or go to our website: https://machabitat.org/volunteer/

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About McMinnville Area Habitat for Humanity

Location:

1024 SE 1st Street, P.O. Box 301, McMinnville, OR 97128, US

Mission Statement

McMinnville Area Habitat For Humanity is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. MacHabitat’s mission is to bring people together to build homes, community, and hope. We envision a community where everyone has a safe, decent, affordable place to live.

Description

This the McMinnville Area Habitat for Humanity partners with low-income families and volunteers to build safe, decent, and affordable homes in our community. Our service area includes McMinnville, Amity, Sheridan, Willamina, Yamhill, Carlton, and Lafayette. A portion of funding for our building projects comes directly from our Re-Store, a commercial enterprise selling donated, gently used home goods. See our website for more details about Machabitat and what we do! https://machabitat.org/

Community
Homeless & Housing
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

146 NE Turner WayMcMinnvilleMcMinnville, OR 97128

(45.20235,-123.17763)
 

SKILLS

  • Construction
  • Renovation
  • Home Repair

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training

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