AmeriCorps Project Repair Leader – RT Las Vegas
|09/20/2021 - 08/12/2022
|04/05/2021 To 08/09/2021
Rebuilding Together is a housing nonprofit with affiliates across the country. Together we transform the lives of low-income homeowners by improving the safety and health of their homes and revitalizing our communities. Rebuilding Together provides homeowners with critical home repairs, accessibility modification and energy efficient upgrades. On average, our homeowners live at or below the poverty level and are forced to choose between food, medicine and shelter needs. We provide these critical repairs at no cost to our homeowners. Rebuilding Together is often the last resort to preserving their homeownership - their only personal asset.
Las Vegas, Nevada
|Stipend , Childcare assistance if eligible , Education award upon successful completion of service , Training , Health Coverage.
|High school diploma/GED
|Desired skills, certifications or qualifications
Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours.
Rebuilding Together CapacityCorps is seeking an AmeriCorps member to serve full-time from September 20, 2021 to August 12, 2022. AmeriCorps Project Repair Leader measure their time with Rebuilding Together in the number of grab bars installed and injuries from falls prevented, weatherization projects completed and utility bills lowered, and wheelchairs ramps built and independence restored. They complete hands-on repairs as part of prep work or punch list for a project day. On project days, the AmeriCorps Project Repair Leader leads volunteers from all backgrounds and skill levels to complete a variety of construction activities. Wherever possible, they teach and empower volunteers to learn new skills and safely implement them on the worksite. Visit our website www.rebuildingtogether.org/americorps for more information about Rebuilding Together and read the full position description.
|Repairing homes, revitalizing communities, rebuilding lives.
Poverty, Senior Services, Veterans & Military Families