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South Shore Habitat for Humanity

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South Shore Habitat

Construction Volunteers Needed for this Summer to help build these homes for our Family Partners in Scituate and Whitman.

Position Summary: The Site Supervisor oversees the construction of a South Shore Habitat for Humanity home in a manner consistent with the criteria established by Habitat for Humanity, International. He/she reports material needs and work progress to the Construction Manager on a weekly basis. He/she trains and supervises volunteer construction crews, coordinates skilled contractors, and works with the Family Partners on the work site.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Massachusetts Construction Site Supervisors License (Preferred)

  • Three years of experience in building one and two-family homes
  • Ability to read building blueprints.
  • Experienced in training and coaching individuals or groups in construction tasks.

TASKS:

  • Learn and maintain the standards set by South Shore Habitat for Humanity for building high quality, simple affordable homes
  • Construct the house according to local building codes in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate the work-day objectives with the Construction Manager, in advance.
  • Coordinate the ordering of all materials, tools, layout and engineering as required for the workday, in advance, with the Construction Manager.
  • Review the requirements and number of volunteers needed with the Construction Manager and the Volunteer Coordinator.
  • Ensure compliance with the Saturday Workday Orientation procedures; communicate safety procedures.
  • Coordinate the skills of the volunteers with the task at hand. Insure that all volunteers have appropriate tasks and are having a positive experience.
  • Ensure that worksite is clean and safe at all times.

HOURS:

South Shore Habitat for Humanity works with Corporate Teams, Faith Organizations, and Individuals. Build Days are scheduled on a weekly/monthly basis. Typical work week is Tuesday - Saturday. Sunday builds do happen on occasion. The workday is 7:30a.m.-3:30 p.m. Commitment/schedule varies.

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About South Shore Habitat for Humanity

Location:

20 Mathewson Drive, Weymouth, MA 02189, US

Mission Statement

Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Together we build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter by partnering with families in need of affordable housing. d

Description

South Shore Habitat for Humanity is a faith based, nonprofit organization serving 35 towns and cities south and southwest of Boston.

Habitat for Humanity has the highest rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities!

Community
Homeless & Housing
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5 Highview StreetWestwood, MA 02090

(42.20747,-71.24388)
 

SKILLS

  • Construction
  • Carpentry
  • Plumbing

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Commitment varies based on the construction schedule. Great opportunity for retired or semi-retired construction professional

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