Working at Housing Catalyst
Our work can only succeed with a strong team of people who are passionate about affordable housing and its positive impact on lives and communities. Our organization cares deeply about the people we serve, and we care about our employees who work hard to support them. As such, we are committed to our employees’ professional development as well as their health and wellness. Housing Catalyst creates a supportive work environment, emphasizing its core values of teamwork, compassion, honesty, accountability, and fun. We provide programs geared toward wellness, mindfulness, and various employee enrichment opportunities. We have an active wellness committee that encourages work-life balance, mindfulness, and healthy lifestyles with numerous activities throughout the year. And, we have an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, and life insurance, paid holidays, and personal time off, as well as retirement benefits.
Housing Catalyst participates annually in a wellness campaign focused on exercise and physical activity. We’ve earned the “Most Active Companies” Award from the Wellness Council of America (WELCOA) for our employees’ participation in this wellness campaign.
Housing Catalyst is also recognized as a Health Links Certified Healthy Business Leader in the state of Colorado. Health Links is a nonprofit initiative within the Colorado School of Public Health. They advise, certify and connect businesses to each other and to local resources that can help them achieve their health and wellness goals.
We periodically offer mindfulness classes and provide a room at our Mountain Avenue office where employees can sit quietly and/or meditate. Our mindfulness program has even been in the news.
Living and Working in Fort Collins
Nestled at the base of the Rocky Mountains in northern Colorado, Fort Collins provides the convenience of a small town with the amenities of a larger city. Fort Collins is a vibrant community brimming with local restaurants, live music, diverse arts, and year-round cultural events. Home to Colorado State University and an outstanding school system.
With 300 days of sunshine, it is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy its extensive network of hiking and biking trails, preserved open spaces, and clear water rivers. Nearby rivers, lakes, and reservoirs like the Cache la Poudre River, Horsetooth Reservoir, and Riverbend Ponds provide plenty of opportunities to fish, swim, kayak, raft, stand-up paddleboard, boat, and more. Fort Collins is a platinum-level, bike-friendly city, only one of five in the entire nation. Recreation abounds with 50 city parks and more than 280 miles of biking and hiking trails.
Housing Catalyst is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug-free workplace. To provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to every applicant and employee, Housing Catalyst bases employment decisions on merit, qualifications, experience, and abilities.
Housing Catalyst provides a competitive benefits package to its employees, including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability and life insurance, paid time off, and holidays. Download our Benefits Summary for more information.