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Construction Site Supervisor 

Position Profile

The Construction Supervisor along with the other Site Supervisors provides leadership and management to all aspects of construction from design to completion.  This position is responsible to ensure a safe and positive volunteer experience onsite that will enhance the reputation of HFHGB as one of the best non-profit organizations for volunteers to give of their time and energy.

We offer a competitive salary and great benefit package.

 

Assist with Project Management Tasks

·         Design, implementation and monitoring of a critical path for Builds

·         Preparation of a detailed materials and contracted services list with cost estimates

·         Acquiring Gift-in-Kind building materials (Habitat Canada and locally) and donated services

Volunteer Engagement

·         Facilitate a positive, team-oriented environment so volunteers have a safe and meaningful experience

·         Direct and train Crew Leaders (skilled, regular volunteers)

 

Desired Qualifications

Skills and Knowledge

·         Superior organizational (project management) skills

·         Thorough knowledge and solid understanding of new home construction

·         Ability to work with skilled and unskilled volunteers, contractors, trades, and diverse age groups

·         Strong desire to train, coach and supervise volunteers of all ages and skill levels

·         Positive interpersonal, communication and time management skills / Pleasant, ethical and professional conduct

·         Ability to work independently and as part of a team / Strong computer skills MS Outlook, Word, and Excel

·         Strong knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and the Occupational Health & Safety guidelines

Experience

·         Minimum 5 years’ construction experience in residential construction methods is required

·         Minimum 5 years’ experience supervising medium sized projects (with a value of $300K or more) involving multiple stakeholders

·         Experience working (employed or volunteer) with a non-profit, charitable organization an asset

Requirements

·         Work schedule is a flexible 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday with some weekends and evenings

·         The work location is Owen Sound with regular travel to Build sites throughout Grey and Bruce counties.

·         Valid driver’s license

 

Please send your resume in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce   Attention: Rachelle MacKenzie, Business Manager

223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N7      Email: info@habitatgreybruce.ca

Resumes will be accepted until position has been filled.

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 




Construction Site Supervisor – Position Description 

  • Position Status: Full-Time
  • Reports to: Construction Manager
  • Provides Direction to: Construction Labourers and Volunteers

Position Overview                                              

Understanding of and passionate about the mission, vision and values of Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce (HFHGB), the Construction Supervisor is responsible for providing supervision of Build Site operations.

As a member of the Management Team, the Construction Supervisor assists the Construction Manager with providing leadership and management to all aspects of construction from design to completion. This position is responsible to ensure a safe and positive volunteer experience onsite that will enhance the reputation of HFHGB as one of the best non-profit organizations for volunteers to give of their time and energy. 

The Construction Supervisor works closely with other members of the Management Team to ensure Build projects are completed safely and efficiently.

 Areas of Responsibilities

Assist with Pre-Build Preparation

  • Site development, permit applications and House design
  • Preparation of a detailed materials and contracted services list with cost estimates
  • Tool and equipment inventory
  • Acquiring Gift-in-Kind building materials (Habitat Canada and locally) and donated services

Assist with Project Management

  • Design, implementation and monitoring of a critical path for assigned Builds
  • Arrange all required inspections in a timely manner
  • Ensure materials, equipment and other required items are procured and delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Schedule contract services and ensure required materials are on site for contractors
  • Ensure adherence by everyone on the Build site to Habitat’s Health and Safety policy and procedures Manual
  • Ensure the site is clean and clear of debris and secure during non-work hours

Volunteer Engagement

  • Facilitate a positive environment so volunteers have a safe and meaningful serve experience
  • Direct and train Crew Leaders (skilled, regular volunteers and contract employees)

Administration

  • Assist with updating Construction and Health and Safety Manuals
  • Assist with ensuring required documentation is prepared and submitted
  • Assist with TARION Pre-Delivery Inspection of the homes and Home Maintenance training with homeowners; prepare deficiency lists; assist with completing required repairs
  • Assist with the completion of all final inspections and that builder copies of reports/certificates are filed with the Business Manager

Other

  • Attend Management Team meetings
  • Represent HFHGB to the public and media as required

 Required Education, Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Education, Skills and Knowledge

  • Secondary School diploma or equivalent and training related to construction (residential construction an asset)
  • Thorough knowledge and solid understanding of new home construction
  • Superior organizational (project management) skills
  • Ability to work with skilled and unskilled volunteers, contractors, trades, and diverse age groups
  • Strong desire to train, coach and supervise volunteers of all ages and skill levels
  • Positive interpersonal, communication and time management skills
  • Ability to multi task with changing priorities while maintaining a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills MS Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Pleasant, ethical and professional conduct
  • Thorough knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and the Occupational Health & Safety Act

Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ construction experience in residential construction methods is required
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience supervising medium sized projects (with a value of $300K or more) involving multiple stakeholders
  • Experience working (employed or volunteer) with a non-profit, charitable organization an asset

 Requirements

  • Work schedule is a flexible 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday with some weekends and evenings
  • The work location is Owen Sound with regular travel to Build sites in Grey and Bruce counties
  • Valid driver’s license

Part-time Sales Associate – Port Elgin ReStore

We are currently accepting applications for two part-time Sales Associates in Port Elgin (up to 32 hours a week).

Position Profile

  • Provide outstanding Customer Service as defined by:
    • Friendly greeting; responding politely to questions; assisting with customer’s purchases
  • Assist with unloading, processing and the display of products
  • Process customers’ orders (cash, debit/credit) following cash register procedures
  • Assist with keeping the store safe, clean and orderly
  • Reflect a positive image of the organization

Desired Qualifications

  • Social, positive, energetic, and reliable
  • Capable of working as part of a team
  • Effective communication skills
  • Minimum 1 year experience in retail customer service or related experience
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods and to move and handle products of various shape, size and weight
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Available weekends
  • Knowledge of home repairs, building materials and tools an asset

Please send your resume in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce
Attention: Jim Lawson, ReStore Manager
223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N7

 Email restore@habitatgreybruce.ca

Resumes will be accepted until positions are filled.

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Part-time Sales Associate – Hanover ReStore

We are currently accepting applications for two part-time Sales Associates in Hanover (up to 32 hours a week).

Position Profile

  • Provide outstanding Customer Service as defined by:
    • Friendly greeting; responding politely to questions; assisting with customer’s purchases
  • Assist with unloading, processing and the display of products
  • Process customers’ orders (cash, debit/credit) following cash register procedures
  • Assist with keeping the store safe, clean and orderly
  • Reflect a positive image of the organization

Desired Qualifications

  • Social, positive, energetic, and reliable
  • Capable of working as part of a team
  • Effective communication skills
  • Minimum 1 year experience in retail customer service or related experience
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods and to move and handle products of various shape, size and weight
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Available weekends
  • Knowledge of home repairs, building materials and tools an asset

Please send your resume in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce
Attention: Jim Lawson, ReStore Manager
223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N7

 Email restore@habitatgreybruce.ca

Resumes will be accepted until  position has been filled.

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Part-time Sales Associate – Owen Sound ReStore

We are currently accepting applications for two part-time Sales Associates in Owen Sound (up to 32 hours a week).

Position Profile

  • Provide outstanding Customer Service as defined by:
    • Friendly greeting; responding politely to questions; assisting with customer’s purchases
  • Assist with unloading, processing and the display of products
  • Process customers’ orders (cash, debit/credit) following cash register procedures
  • Assist with keeping the store safe, clean and orderly
  • Reflect a positive image of the organization

Desired Qualifications

  • Social, positive, energetic, and reliable
  • Capable of working as part of a team
  • Effective communication skills
  • Minimum 1 year experience in retail customer service or related experience
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods and to move and handle products of various shape, size and weight
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Available weekends
  • Knowledge of home repairs, building materials and tools an asset

Please send your resume in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce
Attention: Jim Lawson, ReStore Manager
223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5N7

 Email restore@habitatgreybruce.ca

Resumes will be accepted until  position has been filled.

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Build Site Labourer 

Summer Position – Neyaashiinigmiing, Ontario

 

We are currently accepting applications to fill the position of full time,
Build Site Labourer
at the Neyaashiinigmiing Build site. 

Reporting to the Site Supervisor, the assistant must be able to work independently and as part of a team. 
Some heavy lifting required.  Own transportation to the build site is a must.  This is a full-time, temporary position for up to 40 hours a week approximately 16 weeks.  This position made possible through the Canada Summer Jobs Program.

 

To be eligible, students must:

  • be between 18 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • a valid driver’s licence an asset

Position Profile

Construction Site

  • Assist with site safety, tidiness and material organization, assist with opening and closing of site facilities
  • Assist with Maintaining tools and personal protective equipment in an orderly fashion
  • Assist with the safety of all people on the site

 Volunteer Management

  • From time to time provide direction to Volunteers in conjunction with the Lead Site Supervisor.

Desired Qualifications

 Willingness to learn new home construction skills

  • Ability to multi task with changing priorities while maintaining a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team / Pleasant, ethical and professional conduct
  • Basic Knowledge of Construction and Safety requirements
  • Some Experience with most aspects of a residential build

 

Please reply in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce  

Attention:  Rachelle MacKenzie, Business Manager
223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound N4K 5N7

Email: info@habitatgreybruce.ca

 

Resumes will be accepted until Friday, April 30th, 2021

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Build Site Labourer

Summer Position – Southampton, Ontario

We are currently accepting applications to fill the position of full time,
Build Site Labourer
at the Saugeen First Nation Build site. 

Reporting to the Site Supervisor, the assistant must be able to work independently and as part of a team. 
Some heavy lifting required.  Own transportation to the build site is a must.  This is a full-time, temporary position for up to 40 hours a week approximately 16 weeks.  This position made possible through the Canada Summer Jobs Program.

 

To be eligible, students must:

  • be between 18 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • a valid driver’s licence an asset

Position Profile

Construction Site

  • Assist with site safety, tidiness and material organization, assist with opening and closing of site facilities
  • Assist with Maintaining tools and personal protective equipment in an orderly fashion
  • Assist with the safety of all people on the site

 Volunteer Management

  • From time to time provide direction to Volunteers in conjunction with the Lead Site Supervisor.

Desired Qualifications

 Willingness to learn new home construction skills

  • Ability to multi task with changing priorities while maintaining a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team / Pleasant, ethical and professional conduct
  • Basic Knowledge of Construction and Safety requirements
  • Some Experience with most aspects of a residential build

Please reply in confidence to:

Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce  
Attention:  Rachelle MacKenzie, Business Manager
223017 Grey Road 17, Owen Sound N4K 5N7

Email: info@habitatgreybruce.ca

Resumes will be accepted until Friday, April 30th, 2021

We thank all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

SALES ASSOCIATE (Part-time) – Position Description

  • Position Status:  Permanent, Part Time
  • Reports to: Assistant ReStore Manager

Position Overview

Understanding and committed to the mission of Habitat for Humanity Grey Bruce (HFHGB), the Sales Associate is part of a team (employees and volunteers) responsible for providing outstanding customer service in our ReStores as per set standards, assist in processing and replenishing product, and safeguarding HFHGB assets.

Other duties and responsibilities may be given at the discretion of the Manager and/or their designate.

Areas of Responsibilities

Customer Service

  • Ensure that each customer receives outstanding service as defined by the standard of:

acknowledging customers with a friendly greeting, responding politely to customers’ questions (this will require maintaining up to date HFHGB and product information) assisting customers’ with purchases (lifting, bagging, carrying purchases to customers’ vehicles)

  • Assist customers who have products and electronic waste to donate
  • Process customers’ orders (cash, debit/credit) following cash register procedures

Store Operations

  • Follow safety practices; notify the Manager or their designate of a safety /hazardous issue
  • Assist with unloading, processing and the display of products
  • Product assembly and repair
  • Assist with keeping the store safe, clean and orderly
  • Assist volunteers as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manager-on-Duty (MOD)

Other

  • Reflect a positive image of the organization

Required Skills, Abilities and Experience

  • Friendly, positive, energetic and reliable
  • Secondary School diploma
  • Minimum 1 year experience in retail customer service or related experience
  • Capable of working in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and with others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to use computer and cash register
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods, and to move and handle products of various size, shape and weight (50 lbs.)
  • Knowledge of home repairs, building materials and tools an asset
  • Valid full G Class driver’s license an asset

Working Conditions

  • Part-time, up to 32 hours per week; work schedule includes weekends
  • Work location: Port Elgin

Due to the provincial shutdown the ReStores in Owen Sound, Hanover and Port Elgin will be closed until further notice. Continue to check back here or follow us on Facebook for updates.

We will not be accepting drop offs of any products or eWaste. We ask that you hold onto your products until we reopen. We will resume our pick up and salvage program at that time.

Thank you