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Construction Helper/Apprentice

Construction Helper/Apprentice


AHIP is looking to hire a construction helper/apprentice. Duties will include helping with carpentry, electrical, and plumbing work. No experience necessary. Must be motivated and willing to work in attics and crawlspaces.

Work hours are M-Th from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., off on Fridays. A valid Virginia driver’s license is required. Training in lead safe work practices will be provided. Work is approximately 95% on job sites and 5% in an office.

Lifting of equipment and materials up to 50 pounds is necessary. Regular personal contact with clients, as well as with representatives of federal, state, and local agencies may be required. All contacts require tact, diplomacy, and discretionary judgment.

Company benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance; Simple IRA retirement plan; accumulated PTO hours to use for vacation or sick leave; and twelve paid holidays off per year, including your birthday. Interested in applying or have questions? 

About AHIP

AHIP believes that everyone should be safe at home. Every year, we help Charlottesville and Albemarle households with critical home repairs—emergency repairs, rehabs, and energy-efficiency upgrades—to help make homes safer, healthier, and more affordable, and to preserve and protect affordable homes and local neighborhoods. Last fiscal year, AHIP helped 109 households with critical home repairs. AHIP, which began serving the community in 1976, is a 501(c)(3) organization with a staff of 19 and an annual budget of $2.4 million. For more information, please visit us at

To apply:

Contact George Herring in the AHIP office to apply or with questions: 434-817-2447 x34, or email

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