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Construction Site Supervisor

Company: Habitat For Humanity International
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Provide oversight and supervision for GLHFH construction sites as directed by the Construction Manager; 2) ensure that the planned construction activities are carried out, the sites are prepared for construction activity, and that volunteers are being utilized appropriately; 3) provide construction skills and expertise where needed either through training and leading of volunteers or through actual hands on labor; 4) coordinate with homebuyers for sweat equity assignments and in making choices as appropriate to their specific house; and 5) communicate and coordinate with the Construction Manager regarding problems, needs and progress with site locations.

Educational Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
    Physical Abilities:
    • Requires ability to perform work consistent with residential construction
    • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds on a consistent basis
    • Must be able to walk, stand, squat, climb, bend on a regular basis
      Required Abilities:
      • Must possess Virginia driver's license, and driving record must be in good standing
      • Must have extensive residential construction knowledge, skill and experience
      • Ability to patiently work with and train volunteer construction laborers
      • Ability to plan construction site activities to effectively utilize volunteers
      • Ability to effectively organize and plan construction activity around "special event construction projects"
      • Ability to efficiently respond to goals and objectives set forth by the Construction Manager
      • Knowledge, skill and abilities relative to building codes, zoning ordinances and general construction and building regulations
      • Ability to work effectively with unskilled volunteers
      • Ability to effectively manage people
      • Understand and embrace the organization's mission
        Schedule, Wages and Benefits:
        • Salary negotiable, comparable to private sector employers
        • Tuesday through Saturday
        • Saturday off time limited to special circumstances and emergencies
        • Benefits package
          Principal Responsibilities:

          • Plan and ensure building site readiness each day per schedule in coordination with Construction Manager
          • Maintain site safety and cleanliness
          • Maintain GLHFH storage trailers and warehouse in an orderly, clean and secure manner
          • Procure and maintain construction materials
          • Maintain vehicles and other equipment
          • Distribute construction material, tools and equipment to volunteers as needed on a daily basis
          • Communicate deficient materials inventory to Construction Manager
          • Participate in GLHFH Construction Committee meetings, as needed
          • Principle point of contact for warranty/callback issues
          • Make the initial follow-up visit
          • Conducting and/or scheduling repair work
          • Reporting progress of repair work to the Construction Manager
          • Assist in homeowner maintenance and construction classes/workshops
          • In Development of classes
          • In conducting the classes
          • Maintain truck and equipment maintenance logs
          • Scheduling of repairs and maintenance
          • Walk-around inspections
          • Includes: truck(s); trailer(s); power equipment; and power tools
          • Participate in weekly meeting with the Volunteer Coordinator
          • Participate in special projects, including the development of a Safety Program
          • Participate in morning safety meetings
          • Act as the onsite Safety Officer/Competent Person
          • Assist in supply/equipment logistics/materials ordering
          • Assist in confirmation of estimated quantities/quantity takeoff auditing
          • Participate in necessary continuing education as assigned
          • Red Cross First Aid/CPR Training
          • Participate in construction committee meetings as a member of the committee
          • Assist/maintain/update construction schedule and reports
          • Lot inventory- coordinate lot maintenance/routine inspections
          • Maintain work-day trailer and tool management/organization
          • Professional development activities/training as necessary
            Site and Volunteer Management
            • Organize homeowner applicants and volunteers into appropriate work groups per the daily need of the construction site
            • Make work assignment for individuals or groups
            • Monitor construction site for safety issues and needs of volunteers. Take appropriate action regarding safety violations and report to Construction Manager
            • Make sure that all volunteers on site have signed liability waivers and are wearing name tags
            • Assist and/or train homeowner applicants and volunteers in construction work as necessary
            • Submit volunteer needs per schedule developed in coordination with the Construction Manager
            • Provide information to Construction Manager and Family Services Manager regarding any issues related to homeowner willingness to partner or hours relative to GLHFH criteria
            • Responsible for hospitality and volunteer duties and sign-in/sign-out
            • Email/call notifications to crew, volunteers, and family partners
            • Perform any other responsibilities as assigned by Construction Manager or Executive Director.

              ONLY CANDIDATES WHO FOLLOW APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE. Location: Lynchburg, VA State/Region: Job Type: Employment Type: Affiliate Job Function: US Affiliate Travel: About Habitat for HumanityHabitat for Humanity , founded in 1976, is a global, Christian-based nonprofit organization that grew out of an intentionally multi-racial community in rural Georgia. Seeking to put God's love into action, Habitat brings together people of all faiths and people of no faith to build homes, communities and hope. Working alongside each other, we help families and individuals build and improve places to call home and achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves. Habitatseeks individuals who have a willingness to affirm these principles and values.Habitat for Humanity International is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Habitat For Humanity International, Lynchburg , Construction Site Supervisor, Professions , Lynchburg, Virginia

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