Position Description:     Construction Site Supervisor

Reports to:                      Director of Construction Operations

Job Classification:         Full-Time

Hours:                              Varied shifts including days and weekends (40hrs per week)


SUMMARY: The Construction Site Supervisor is a full-time position (40 hours per week) supervising and supporting volunteer crews, as well as coordinating other construction activities in the construction and/or rehabilitation of 4-6 homes and 14-20 home repair projects per year.


  • Supervise volunteer work crews
  • Support and supervise “weekday” (Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday) volunteer crews.
  • Supervise, train, and support volunteers from community groups on Saturdays and some Thursday evenings (as scheduled)
  • Supervise crews in completion of warranty work.
  • Supervise material delivery and set up of sites to prepare for volunteer work.
  • Assist with administration of construction activities
  • Order day-to-day, week-to-week supplies.
  • Assist with scheduling, coordinating, and monitoring subcontractors.
  • Assist with coordination progress inspections by building officials and others.
  • Assist Director of Construction in creating project schedules, addressing home buyer concerns, and enforcing construction policies.
  • Inform Director of Construction of volunteer labor needs and job progress so volunteer schedules can be revised and implemented effectively.
  • Assist with evaluation of potential construction and rehabilitation sites and conduct assessments of home repair projects.
  • Co-supervise Construction Assistant and on-call/part-time paid site supervisors.
  • Perform other direct construction work
  • Complete other carpentry, construction, and/or home rehabilitation work as needed.
  • Help complete warranty and call-back items as needed.
  • Supervise maintenance and improvements to Habitat buildings.


  • Follow construction, personnel, and other agency policies.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.


  • Knowledge, skill, and experience in home building and/or remodeling.
  • Knowledge of local, state, and federal building/housing codes.
  • Knowledge, skill, and experience working with volunteers.
  • Successful skills in working with people of diverse backgrounds.
  • Have transportation (mileage reimbursed if personal vehicle is used for work purposes)


For more information or to apply:

Please send cover letter and resume to: Charlie Robertson, Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity Executive Director – E-mail:

Phone: 269.344.2443 ext 212