CAREERS

Join us in building a Chicago that works for all of its residents.

 

Our Values

 

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TRUST

We invest in our fellow team members and do what we say we will do.

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COMMITMENT

We have a go above and beyond attitude; nobody here works just for a paycheck.

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ENGAGEMENT

We embrace bringing people to the Habitat mission.

 

 

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INNOVATION

We are creative problem solvers who works across teams.

 

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CURIOSITY

We ask questions and reserve judgement.

 

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ACHIEVEMENT

We love results and hate excuses.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Together at Habitat Chicago

Improving the quality of life for a community is work that cannot be done by individuals. It takes an entire team, united together. Together, we work intensely, we brainstorm relentlessly, we compete in Office Olympics, we learn as we go, we challenge each other, we collaborate, and, most importantly, we support each other. Get to know us. 
 

My perspective on joining the team:

"I found a space where curiosity and creativity are celebrated, an authentic team that believes in and loves what they are doing, and a mission that drives me out of bed every morning with pride and determination. I look back with gratitude that I was welcomed to this team, first as a year-long volunteer, and now as a staff member. I know I will be inspired to work as hard as I can and think as deeply as I can every single day, because that is what everyone around me is doing. What I ended up finding was my home." -Deena, Habitat Chicagoan since 2015 


 

Perks

Yes, we all work because of the mission. At the same time, we want each team member to have the tools and support we need to create healthy, productive lives of our own. After all, we couldn’t talk so incessantly about quality of life in our work if we didn’t take it seriously at our core also.  

 

Income & Income Protection

  • Competitive, market-researched compensation

  • Employer-sponsored 401K plan with 3% employer match 

  • Access to health expenses Flexible Spending Account for self and dependents

 

Health

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance, 90% employer paid 

  • Access to group Dental insurance

 

Time-Off

  • 10 Paid holidays

  • 20 Paid vacation days, increasing with tenure

  • 10 Paid sick days

  • 3 Paid personal days

  • Flexible scheduling to accommodate work and personal demands

 

Additional Benefits

  • Short-term mission trip leave

  • Parental leave

  • Nursing mothers leave

  • Bereavement leave

  • Military leave of absence

  • Emergency worker leave


 

Available Staff Opportunities

 

Available Year-of-Service Opportunities

 

Learn more about AmeriCorps and what these roles mean.

 

Interested in joining our mission, but not sure where to start? We've got your back. You can always volunteer, or join one of our ongoing operating committees


 

 

Habitat for Humanity Chicago is an equal opportunity employer. This organization does not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
 

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