Knoxville Habitat for Humanity is a fantastic place to work. Our employees are a close-knit group who are dedicated to the Habitat mission. We encourage you to apply for any open positions listed on this page by either submitting a cover letter and resume (if indicated below) or by filling out our secure online employment application (unless noted otherwise).


No phone calls, please, unless noted otherwise in a specific posting.


Current Openings:


Loan Origination and Closing Officer

This individual will be responsible for all aspects of loan origination and closings, including but not limited to:

  • Analyze and evaluate applications for loan approval and prepare legal closing documentation
  • Teach mortgage and closing related Homeowner Education courses
  • Coordinate loan submissions with homebuyers and title company
  • Maintain borrower and lending statistics
  • Coordinate and maintain strong relationships with third party vendors


The ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of two years experience in mortgage loan origination, Ideal candidate will also have experience in mortgage processing, underwriting, and closing
  • Will be required to successfully complete the annual required courses to establish competency and ensure compliance
  • Must be knowledgeable of present regulations (TILA, RESPA, Dodd Frank, etc.) regarding loan origination and continue to be familiar with new regulations prior to taking effect


Additionally, any candidate should have:

  • A heart for the mission of Knoxville Habitat for Humanity
  • A“success driven and self motivated” attitude
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills to support the ability to communicate with people of diverse backgrounds
  • An ability to work in a team environment and creatively address challenges
  • An ability to manage detailed information, records, and maintain confidentiality
  • An ability to maintain boundaries and provide appropriate support
  • An ability to collect, organize and present family data to staff and board members


This is a part-time hourly position, 20-25 hours per week, $18/hour. This position will report to the Family Services Manager. This position does not adhere to a traditional 9-5 schedule. It does require some Saturday and evening hours to meet with partners, teach classes; thus, the candidate must be able to work a non-traditional schedule. Candidate must have reliable transportation, valid insurance, and a clean driving record.


Please send resume to khfhhiringmanager@gmail.com. 

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