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About Habitat

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area (HFHGC) is an ecumenical Christian non-profit organization focused on housing solutions and neighborhood revitalization that benefits families and individuals in Chattanooga through home repairs, new construction and other direct services.


Reporting to the Critical Home Repair Manager of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area, the Critical Home Repair Intake Specialist provides direction and assistance for all critical home repair homeowners.

In addition to other duties as assigned, the Critical Home Repair Intake Specialist will be responsible for providing guidance to persons that are interested in the home repair program and performing operational tasks in the Critical Home Repair and New Construction departments.


The job profile is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change, and/or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.


·        Promotes Habitat for Humanity to the Chattanooga community, soliciting applicants and establishing partnerships with other social services agencies

·        Manages the application process to assure compliance with Housing and Credit regulations as well as criteria and underwriting concerns of the affiliate

·        Facilitates the application process for the critical home repair program

·        Stays informed about affordable housing issues, Fair Housing issues, Equal Credit issues, and Fair Credit Reporting issues

·        Maintains an updated Forms and Documents notebook

·        Completes Monthly Staff Report for Critical Home Repair in partnership with the Construction staff

·        Attends weekly Construction meetings to stay abreast of the Construction schedule

·        Completes weekly home repair reports and other reports as needed

·        Works with Development team to ensure compliance with all grants covering critical home repair

·        Coordinates home assessments and all inspections of all projects

·        Acts as liaison between Construction and home repair families to schedule work




Required Qualifications


·        Bachelor’s degree in related field or related professional experience.

·        Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and Outlook email.

·        Initiative and independent action demonstrated in handling tasks assigned.

·        Background check and drug screen required


Qualifications Preferred

·        Case Management and/or intake experience is preferred but not required

To apply, forward resume with cover letter to [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to tmcintosh@habichatt.org