Disaster Recovery Americorps Program- New Orleans

SBP New Orleans , LA 70112

Posted 2 months ago

SBP is looking for passionate, service-minded individuals to join our AmeriCorps team!

SBP is a national nonprofit dedicated to shrinking the time between disaster and recovery. Since 2006, we have rebuilt nearly 2000 homes and developed affordable housing for people impacted by natural disasters. With the dedication and passion of our staff, AmeriCorps members, and volunteers, we help community members return home to safe, sanitary and secure conditions.

JOIN the SBP AmeriCorps team and serve 10 months in one of the following roles:As a Project Lead, you will train and coach volunteers in completing basic construction tasks and celebrate volunteer impact.

As a Volunteer Coordinator you will recruit, onboard and support volunteers.

As a Supply & Logistics Coordinator, you will coordinate the operations of SBPs warehouse and delivery system to ensure project sites have the tools and materials they need.

As a Construction Coordinator you will coordinate subcontractor schedules and monitor the progress of construction projects, ensuring proper permits are secured for each site.

As a Client Services Coordinator you will serve as the point of contact and resource for the clients of SBP, assessing clients needs, provide referrals, and offer support throughout the application and rebuilding processes.

Candidates without prior construction experience are still encouraged to apply. If youre committed to learning, have a strong work ethic, and enjoy leading volunteers, we want you on our team.

Watch our Anthem to hear how SBP is helping prevent people from reaching their breaking point.

Learn how AmeriCorps members play a part in the growing national service movement and have the opportunity to develop valuable professional skills.

Hear from alum about why they joined SBP AmeriCorps.

Ready to make a big impact? APPLY TODAY!

Requirements

  • Be at least 17 years of age or older.
  • Have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.

Benefits

  • Monthly Living stipend of $1,427
  • An additional $150 monthly housing stipend for individuals who have previously served in AmeriCorps, NCCC, or VISTA
  • An education award of $6,195 upon successful completion of each 10 month term
  • Eligibility to postpone repayment of federally-guarantee student loans during their service term. (The National Service Trust will also pay all or a portion of the interest that accrued during the service period.)
  • Free limited benefits health coverage
  • Child care assistance
  • Valuable professional development and opportunities to further their career
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