Company: Habitat for Humanity
Posted on: May 27, 2023
The Site Supervisor will work with the Habitat staff, AmeriCorps members, new and returning volunteers to build simple, decent, affordable homes on Habitat's construction sites. This position is primarily focused in Longmont but will be expected to work on other sites within HFHSVV's service area (Estes Park, Dacono, Erie).
The Site Supervisor will manage build days on projects ranging from simple repairs to single family attached homes. The Site Supervisor's primary responsibility will be to supervise volunteer build days, exercise discretion and judgment, with the authority to make independent decisions regarding build day activities. The Site Supervisor will be responsible for materials, safety, tools, waste removal, and other project related logistics for build days they are supervising.
Attend weekly construction meeting and report on site progress
Directly manage assigned build days:
Oversee and manage materials, safety, tools, waste removal, and other project related logistics
Read blueprints and manage materials and deliveries
Plan and supervise meaningful work for general volunteers and lead volunteers
Managing quality of volunteer tasks
Manage sub-contractors working on projects
Projects include, but are not limited to:
Single family detached or attached new construction
Critical home repairs
Oversee and manage compliance with HFH safety policy by all project personnel. Direct individuals who cannot comply leave the site.
Respond promptly to findings from frequent, random Safety Inspections.
Codes and Inspections
Ensure that all IRC building codes, and other applicable codes and manufacturer's instructions are followed throughout the builds. Meet with local building inspections and third-party energy audits on build days.
Become a competent source on Habitat construction practices
Verify material purchases turn in invoices
Ensure homebuyers actively take part in the building process and meet their obligations while on site. Communicate performance regarding partner families to Homeowner Services.
Maintain a high level of volunteer engagement and empowerment on job sites
Identify potential Habitat supporters while on site and in the community
Give presentations to volunteers on-site on such as morning start-up, safety, Habitat 101
Ability to successfully interact with manager, peers, homeowners, subordinates, trades, inspectors and other personnel on the construction site
Ability to solve problems efficiently to maintain forward progress on complicated projects
Proficient at Outlook, Excel, Smartphone.
Must be comfortable with ladders and heights with appropriate fall protection, i.e., roofs, scaffolding, stairs
Ability to read residential blueprints
Practical knowledge of International Residential Code
Relevant experience in residential construction
Experience with single family attached projects a plus
Habitat for Humanity or other similar experience a plus
Bilingual English/Spanish speaking a plus
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS NECESSARY TO PERFORM THIS JOB:
Adequately traverse a residential construction job site
Lift a minimum of 50 lbs. (at times) with or without reasonable accommodation
Safely use residential construction tools and equipment
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND CONDITIONS:
Ability to work in an outdoor environment during a variety of weather conditions. (i.e., snow, rain, heat, cold, and direct sun).
Workdays will be Tuesday through Saturday; however, the position may require work at odd hours and days.
Position requires travel between sites in personal vehicle. Valid driver license, current Motor Vehicle Report and insurance required. Eligible mileage reimbursement.
If you feel you are qualified and wish to apply for this position: Submit a cover letter and resume to the attention of David Kirk, Construction Director, via email at .
If you need any ADA accommodations in applying for this position please email
About 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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