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.

Residential Construction Coordinator – Field Lead (Anderson, Pickens, Oconee)

Overall Nature and Scope of Position
Rebuild Upstate is hiring a self-motivated Residential Construction Coordinator with experience
in construction. This position reports to the Operations Director. The successful candidate will
inspect homes for repairs needed, create a plan to repair the home, and help to execute the
plan. This individual will lead teams of volunteers in completing the work or complete the work
themselves, as needed. We are looking for a dedicated individual who will fit with our
collaborative culture. The job requires some Saturday 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.

Rebuild Upstate is a faith-based organization founded on Christian beliefs. Rebuild Upstate will
not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, age, handicap, religion or creed, political
affiliation, sex, or marital, parental, or military status for employment, volunteerism, or for
receiving services.

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
  • Deliver or oversee timely delivery of trailers/tools to worksites
  • Physical labor is required, including cleaning up work sites, loading materials into truck
    or trailer, or completing projects as needed

Volunteer Management

  • Coordinate with supervisor / Community Engagement Specialist on all volunteer issues
  • Facilitate completion of projects by leading groups of volunteers of varying ages and
    abilities
  • Oversee Worksite Safety and Volunteer Labor

Documentation & Reporting

  • Manage homeowner and project documentation for assigned projects
  • Ensure documentation 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
  •  Participate in professional development as recommended and provided
  • Focused area of work will be Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties
  • Other tasks as assigned

Qualifications

  • Must be able to lift/carry 80 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 (Microsoft / Google Suites)
  • Construction/repair experience preferred
  • Volunteer management experience preferred
  • Experience pulling/backing trailers preferred
  • Project planning skills preferred

Hours & Compensation

  • Forty hours per week; specific hours vary
  • Saturday work occasionally required based on volunteer availability
  • Flexible schedule during the work week

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 to $44,000.00 /year based on experience
Benefits: Simple IRA and generous PTO