Reuse Innovation & Training Coordinator

Job Board,

The Reuse Innovation & Training Coordinator increases waste diversion rates by effective removal, material handling and processing of donations, purchases, and deconstructed material in a non-standard retail environment; increasing successful reuse material utilization in Nonprofit Material MATCH Program grant awards; providing community education of reuse through workshops and volunteer service days; and incorporating reuse into internal facility projects. In addition, the Reuse Innovation & Training Coordinator is responsible for conducting training classes for the employees, temporary labor placements, workforce development partners, and long term volunteers of Lifecycle Building Center as needed.

Job Requirements:

  • Drive a medium sized box truck with a lift gate and service truck to pick up building material donations
  • Promptly, safely, and carefully dismantle installed building materials from both occupied and unoccupied residential and commercial sites
  • Load and unload building material donations from deconstruction projects and building material pick-ups from residential, commercial, retail, film, and nonprofit sites at the LBC warehouse
  • Facilitate and lead workshops to foster creativity and sustainability through reuse in areas including, but not limited to: home performance, energy-efficiency, DIY home and garden projects
  • Work alongside the Director of Operations to design and develop training programs
  • Conduct organization-wide tools, safety, and building construction training needs assessment and identify skills or knowledge gaps that need to be addressed
  • Manage and maintain in-house training areas and equipment
  • Conduct field safety audits to ensure that all employees are working in a safe manner
  • Support the Director of Operations and Warehouse & Inventory Manager with facility renovations and upgrades by coordinating assigned volunteer service days and completing select building projects.
  • Support the Director of Operations to increase the impact of the Nonprofit Material MATCH Program (NMMP)
  • Supplementing labor needs of NMMP grant requests by building items such as benches, food pantries, little libraries, garden beds, etc. from reuse materials
  • Sourcing materials to fulfill NMMP grant requests within the Reuse Center, pickup donations, and/or Deconstruction projects
  • Lead volunteers on both on-site and select off-site projects to increase community and donor engagement on select NMMP building or deconstruction projects
  • Providing limited construction management/consulting on select NMMP grant requests
  • Working alongside the Director of Operations to design, develop, and execute an Affordable Housing Initiative within the Nonprofit Material MATCH Program (NMMP)
  • Provide great customer service to building material donors, Reuse Center customers, volunteers, nonprofit partners, and workshop attendees
  • Assist with Reuse Center services as needed

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $21.00 - $24.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Atlanta, GA 30310: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)