The AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator will personify our commitment to a consistent, excellent volunteer experience through our volunteer engagement and hospitality principles, ensuring we connect with, empower, and appreciate each volunteer that serves with Habitat Chicago.

Who we are looking for:

You are someone who loves organization and planning.  You enjoy working with people & facilitating events but understand the preparation that has to go in to make those events successful.  You are a team player, focused not only on your own improvement but also the growth and development of others. 


Key Responsibilities 

Volunteer Programs (80%)
Working alongside the rest of the volunteers team, this person helps to plan for and facilitate volunteer opportunities across our organization. They also work to ensure we have accurate data about our volunteers for all volunteer programs.


Communications (10%)
Serving as a member of our communications and stewardship program team, you’ll be a part of developing communications aimed at all volunteers as well as assisting in the stewardship of individual and group volunteers.


Teamwork and Communication (10%)
As a key Programs Team member, contribute to our organizational health through enthusiastic collaboration, leadership and personal integrity.



AmeriCorps members will receive a monthly living stipend, health plan benefits, worker’s compensation, and loan deferral. Habitat Chicago provides an additional $250 stipend for food and transportation in the form of a CTA pass, gas gift card or grocery gift card.  Members receive an education award at the completion of their term of service (1700 hours).


To Apply

After reviewing the attached Full Position Description, please submit a cover letter and resume to katie.clendenning@habitatchicago.org with “AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator  – Your Name” in the subject line by 8/15/2020. Only successful applicants will be contacted and interviews will take place on a rolling basis. No phone calls, please. 


Full Description


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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