CAREERS

Habitat Chicago is working to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. Join us in building a Chicago that works for all of its residents.

 

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Available Position Opportunities

 

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.

 

*This position is a year-long service position where members typically join our team annually as a cohort and collaborate directly with staff on projects critical to our work in Chicago. Members receive small living allowances and end-of-term education awards as a part of their service.

 


Perks

Yes, we all work because we believe in the mission. At the same time, we want each team member to have the tools and support they need to create healthy, productive lives. 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.  

 

  • Competitive, market-researched compensation

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

  • Access to health expenses, Flexible Spending Account for self, and dependent care expenses

  • Comprehensive health insurance, 90% employer-paid 

  • Access to group dental insurance

  • 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

  • Short-term mission trip leave

  • Parental leave

  • Nursing mothers leave

  • Bereavement leave

  • Military leave of absence

  • Emergency worker leave

 

 


Culture and Values

Together at Habitat Chicago

Improving the quality of life for a community is work that cannot be done by individuals. It takes an entire, united team. Together, we work intensely, we brainstorm relentlessly, 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:

"Every day I've spent working at Habitat Chicago has been a fulfilling experience because of the people who work here. I am supported by a team of unique individuals who are passionate about their roles and dedicated to the mission of creating a world where everyone has a decent place to live. When I am facing tough obstacles on the job or just need someone to talk to about anything, I'm very grateful to know that I can rely on my fellow Habitat Chicago team members." -Terrence D., Habitat Chicagoan since 2018

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Career Interest Form

Please fill out the form below to be added to our notification list for new position openings. We will email you when new opportunities become available. Please add info@habitatchicago.org to your Safe Sender list to ensure delivery of our emails.


Habitat for Humanity Chicago values a diverse workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, handicap, religion, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

 

 

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