Home Repair Site Supervisor

Website Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County

The Home Repair Site Supervisor for Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County (HFHVC) is responsible for executing the on-site construction of the home repair program and ensuring home repairs are completed successfully within a given time frame. The Site Supervisor leads all construction activities to effectively, efficiently, and safely, repair homes in partnership with volunteers, partner families and subcontractors. This is a unique leadership position which will direct all on-site activities for the Home Repair program. The Site Supervisor provides construction expertise, coordinates materials and sub-contractors, and teaches and directs volunteers in the building process. A key aspect of the role is to provide volunteer groups with meaningful work experiences.

Type: Part-time, Non-Exempt
Reports to: Home Repair Program Manager
Salary: $18-$20 an hour, dependent upon experience.
Schedule: This is a part-time position (maximum of 29 hours per week). Work hours will vary but are generally Monday to Friday each week with a start time of 7:00am. Saturday work may occasionally be required. Exact schedule to be created with the Home Repair Program Manager.
Location: Various job sites throughout Ventura County.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Supervise home repair site activities.
  • Ensure homes are repaired with an emphasis on quality.
  • Meet with homeowners to verify scope of work and to complete paperwork.
  • Lead HFHVC’s on-site safety program, making sure all safety procedures are followed.
  • Ensure all materials and tools are on site and in good working order.
  • Inspect work completed by subcontractors.
  • Coordinate the work of groups of inexperienced volunteers and help them individually find useful, productive, and rewarding contributions on the jobsite.
  • Coordinate with and take direction from the Home Repair Program Manager on scheduling and home documentation and follow-up with program recipients.
  • Work with the Home Repair Program Manager to ensure cost effective, sustainable and efficient repairs are executed.
  • Represent HFHVC in a professional and caring manner.
  • Complete repair projects at ReStore locations and HFHVC administrative office as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of residential construction experience; 5 years preferred.
  • Valid CA Driver License with a clean driving record, current auto insurance and reliable transportation.
  • Independent worker with ability to take initiative.
  • Proven ability to proactively plan, schedule and execute construction projects.
  • Strong organizational and communication/interpersonal skills.
  • Positive attitude, punctual and reliable with a strong work ethic.
  • Passion for working with individuals of diverse populations and families in need.
  • Personal skills to lead volunteers and corporate sponsors who seek a team building exercise with the opportunity to learn construction and support the community.
  • Ability to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift up to 60 pounds
  • Must be comfortable climbing up tall ladders, working at elevated levels
  • Preferred – Bilingual in Spanish and English
  • Strong belief in the mission of Habitat for Humanity International and HFHVC.

Physical demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Must be physically able to visit work sites, which will require working in unconditioned spaces and walking on uneven surfaces.
  • Physical strength and endurance
  • Ability to physically stand, bend, squat, and lift up to 60 pounds
  • Hand-Eye Coordination
  • Regularly use hands and fingers to handle, control or feel objects
  • Regularly speak clearly so listeners can understand
  • Regularly understand the speech of another person

To apply:

Send the following to info@habitatventura.org:
A statement on why you are the best fit for the job
Three references.

Please include “Home Repair Site Supervisor – your last name” in the subject line. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis.

Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County is an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job email your details to info@habitatventura.org