A Nonprofit Community Enterprise

YouthBuild Construction Instructor, Burlington

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  • Burlington
  • ReSOURCE is an innovative non-profit organization with the mission of waste reduction, job skill training and poverty relief. The YouthBuild Construction Instructor supports this mission by providing weatherization, construction and job readiness training to young men and women enrolled in the YouthBuild program. The YouthBuild Construction Instructor will ensure that YouthBuild students learn key construction, weatherization and energy efficiency skills while contracting on and completing projects for mostly low-income customers. 


    If you have construction or weatherization experience and want to impart your life and professional experience to the next generation of trades workers, join our team! YouthBuild provides life-changing opportunities for both the young adults we serve and our team of staff.  


    Skills and Qualifications Required 

    • Demonstrated supervisory and leadership experience working with youth.   
    • Excellent teamwork and communication skills. 
    • Deconstruction, construction, or carpentry experience and excellent knowledge of tools, equipment, building techniques and project bidding. Weatherization experience desired. 
    • Valid driver’s license and access to personal vehicle for site visits and bidding. 


    Work Schedule & Environment 

    Hours – Regular hours Monday-Thursday 7:30-4:30. Some hours outside of this schedule may be required.  

    Part-time may be considered.  

    Location – YouthBuild Burlington, Pine Street, Burlington 

    Compensation – Salary range is $43,680-$47,840, depending on experience. 

    This position is supervised by our YouthBuild Program Manager who is passionate about youth development and believes that students should be both valued and challenged. He believes in creating flexible and rigorous pathways to learning and achievement. He is highly respected by our school partners. 


    The YouthBuild Burlington team is highly collaborative and, to a person, totally invested. No clock watchers here. They want every day at YouthBuild to be an opportunity for growth. 



    Benefits for full-time staff include health and dental plans, retirement savings plan, EAP, employee discount, 10 paid holidays and a generous time off package.  




    ReSOURCE serves diverse populations throughout Vermont. As a workplace, ReSOURCE is strengthened by diverse perspectives. ReSOURCE seeks applicants who reflect the diversity within Vermont and who bring unique talents and strengths to ReSOURCE’s programs. 

    To apply for this job please visit oneasure.evolutionadvancedhr.com.

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