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CAREERS

Turn Your Passion For Service Into a Career

If you’re looking for a rewarding and impactful career, we might have just the place for you here at Rebuild Upstate. Our tight-knit team works together each day to bring life to our mission and foster strong, sustainable communities.

If you’re a self-starter, thrive in a collaborative environment and enjoy solving problems, you’re already off to a great start! Explore our open positions below to apply.

Position Title: Home Repair Program Coordinator

Status: Full-Time (40 hrs/week)

Location: Greenville, SC

Salary: $31,000-$35,000/year, based on experience for full-time

Overall Nature and Scope of Position

Rebuild Upstate is hiring a self-motivated Home Repair Program Coordinator with experience in construction. This position reports to the Director of Operations. The successful candidate will work directly with clients to ensure that they qualify for available funding, will plan all projects to fall within the applicable guidelines and budget, and contribute to completing said projects. He or she will work with the Engagement Team and Director of Operations to ensure that all aspects of work are appropriately planned and staffed with volunteers, and will lead teams of volunteers in completing the work or complete the work themselves, as needed. When applicable, this individual will work with contractors to get bids and complete projects that are not suitable for volunteer labor. We are looking for a dedicated individual who will fit with our collaborative culture. The job requires some weekend hours and flexibility. If you would enjoy working with a small team of professionals to accomplish the mission of Rebuild Upstate, we encourage you to apply.

Mission

Rebuild Upstate repairs the houses of our low-income neighbors to make homes safer, healthier and more livable. We envision an Upstate where everyone has the opportunity to live a life of dignity in a safe home environment in order to maintain and foster strong, sustainable communities.

Project Management & Planning

  • Inspect clients homes and identify home repair needs
  • Plan how to complete necessary repairs, including takeoffs and task lists
  • Oversee purchase and ensure timely delivery of materials and trailers/tools to worksites
  • Oversee Worksite Safety and Volunteer Orientation
  • Physical labor is required, including cleaning up work sites, loading materials into truck or trailer, or completing projects as needed
  • Submit paperwork, as appropriate, to funding agencies

Volunteer Management

  • Coordinate with the engagement team on all volunteer issues
  • Facilitate completion of projects by leading groups of volunteers of varying ages and abilities

Documentation & Reporting

  • Manage homeowner tracking and project paperwork for assigned projects
  • Ensure all volunteer paperwork is completed and documented
  • Ensure paperwork is properly entered into databases and stored

Overall Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a small team to accomplish the mission of Rebuild Upstate
  • Keep supervisor informed of all activity, progress, and issues as they arise
  • Represent Rebuild Upstate in the community and to specific groups/associations
  • Participate in professional development as recommended and provided
    Assist in creating funding partnerships with individuals, churches, businesses and other groups in the community
  • Other tasks as assigned

Qualifications

  • Construction/repair experience
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work and communicate well within a team
  • Capable of managing multiple projects at once
  • High School Diploma (higher education preferred)
  • Experience with excel, word, email (google suites preferred)
  • Volunteer management experience preferred
  • Experience pulling/backing trailers preferred
  • Project planning skills and budgeting skills preferred

Hours & Compensation

  • Forty hours per week for full-time; specific hours vary
  • Weekend work required based on volunteer availability
  • Flexible schedule
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Position Title: Community Engagement Specialist – RSVP Project Director

Status: Full-Time (40 hrs/week)

Location: Anderson, SC

Salary: $31,000-$34,000/year, based on experience for full-time

Overall Nature and Scope of Position

The AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) Project Director is an organized, detail-oriented, hospitable, outgoing, and integral part of our community engagement team. The Project Director has full-time responsibility for the development and operation of the AmeriCorps Seniors Retired and Senior Volunteer Programs (RSVP) in Anderson County, SC, in coordination with Rebuild Upstate and AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP Advisory Council. In addition, this person will work in cooperation with Rebuild Upstate staff and Advisory Council members to obtain resources for the program.

The Project Director’s primary responsibilities include developing all phases of the AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP operations, recruiting RSVP individuals and groups, planning successful projects with our project management team, ensuring a quality experience on-site, completing post-project follow-ups with Rebuild Upstate, and completing all reporting requirements for the Corporation for National and Community Service. This person is responsible for assisting with volunteer appreciation campaigns such as the annual Because of You BBQ. This individual will also assist in planning Rebuild Anderson, and Wake Up with Rebuild, our annual awareness breakfast with the assistance of the community engagement team and leadership volunteers.

Success in this role includes a thorough understanding of the organization’s processes, making sure all volunteer groups have a great volunteer experience, and meeting all RSVP Grant requirements. This position will report to Dayle Stewart, Community Engagement Director.

If you would enjoy working with a small team of professionals to accomplish the mission of Rebuild Upstate through the AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP Program Director role, we encourage you to apply.

Mission: Rebuild Upstate repairs the houses of our low-income neighbors to make homes safer, healthier and more livable.  We envision an Upstate where everyone has the opportunity to live a life of dignity in a safe home environment in order to maintain and foster strong, sustainable communities.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience working with volunteers and seniors
  • Computer literacy; experience with Google Apps/G Suite a plus
  • Reliable personal transportation
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills necessary for preparing grants, written reports and giving oral presentations and trainings
  • Ability to attend after hours and weekend meetings/events is required
  • Regional travel

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong community connections in Anderson County, SC
  • 1-3 years of customer service experience
  • Experience with federal grant reporting
  • Strong listening skills

Hours & Compensation

  • Forty hours per week; specific hours may vary
  • Weekend work required based on volunteer availability

Salary: $31,000.00 to $34,000.00 /year based on experience

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