Company: Habitat for Humanity
Posted on: November 18, 2022
To supervise and manage all work done and all materials used at
construction sites in a manner that ensures safe and efficient
building practices. To honor and implement the mission of Habitat
for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County.
Key Responsibility Areas:
Maintain a current list of safety rules and practices to be
followed on HFHCFC construction sites. A summary of key safety
points must be posted at all times on the construction sites.
Ensure that all volunteers and HFHCFC staff understand these rules
and practices before they enter construction sites.
Ensure that all volunteers and HFHCFC staff adhere to these rules
whenever they are on site.
Teach the safe and correct way to use all tools and equipment.
Maintain an emergency plan in case of accidents.
Maintain construction sites in an orderly, safe manner. Work should
not begin until this status is verified and maintained.
Supervision of volunteer labor
Ensure that volunteers have a safe, productive, fun building
experience with HFHCFC regardless of their skill level.
For each task on site, establish work teams, teach volunteers how
to do the task safely and efficiently, teach them how to use
appropriate tools, and guide their work to ensure safety and
Maintain a flow of tasks that will make good use of volunteers'
time, engaging them as soon as possible after they arrive on site
and keeping them productively busy throughout the day.
Improve the technical and leadership skills of longer term
volunteers by providing training and mentoring.
In a professional, respectful manner, remove any volunteer from the
work area if they refuse to follow safety rules or mistreat other
volunteers or staff.
Responsible for consulting with the Director of Construction and/or
Site Supervisors whenever a technical question or problem arises on
site if there is uncertainty about the answer.
Collaborate with the Director of Construction and other Site
Supervisors in establishing a consensus about desired techniques
for each construction task.
Train core task leaders in these approved methods of construction
("training the trainers") as well as communicate them to one-time
Ensure that the training is interactive, hands-on development along
with positive and constructive criticism. The purpose is to improve
volunteer's skills, self-confidence, and support of HFH and its
Materials and Tasks
Order and/or pick up materials necessary for construction tasks,
coordinating with the Director of Construction.
Ensure all necessary materials and tools are available on building
sites at the time they are needed.
Work with the Director of Construction and the Volunteer Services
Manager to identify work plans on assigned sites to match groups of
volunteers with upcoming tasks.
Support volunteers and donors who come to HFHCFC in order that they
feel safe, productive and appreciated.
Support fellow members of the HFHCFC staff in order that all
members of the team feel safe, productive, appreciated, and moving
Participate in regular planning meetings, as called by the Director
Minimal Job Requirements:
Minimum of 5 years' experience in hands-on, multi-site residential
Demonstrated success in training and leading less-skilled
Knowledge of OSHA requirements for construction sites.
Demonstrated desire to support the mission of Habitat. Good
Have current CT driver's license.
Maintain current certification in CPR and basic first aid.
Prefer bilingual English/Spanish.
Ability to climb ladders, scaffold and navigate the physical
challenges of active construction sites daily.
Ability to lift 80 lbs.
Interested candidates please send resume to:
Kevin Moore, Director of Construction
Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County
About Habitat for Humanity
Habitat 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.
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