Construction Site Supervisor

Paid Position

Employment Dates: May 22 – August 8, 2023

 

Position Description:

You will oversee all worksite operations of necessary building projects in the community while leading youth volunteers through the building process. This position will focus on individual project foreman duties, providing leadership development opportunities as well as hands-on building experience. You will be responsible for learning and executing a variety of construction tasks, maintaining a high quality of work, managing material inventory and estimates for your project, respectful relations with local leaders, and safety of all who participate on a worksite. Forget an office internship; you will be running energetic, professional construction worksite experiences for volunteers that greatly benefit the community, all while developing your individual skills.   

 

Pre-Summer Responsibilities:

  • Mandatory Pre-Summer Development: An online training series focused on technical skills and leadership training in order to prepare you for a summer with Next Step

 

Summer Responsibilities:

  • Lead youth volunteers in building processes
  • Learn how to execute construction tasks through NSM provided resources and research
  • Teach building tasks using demonstration and clear communication
  • Delegate volunteers to complete necessary tasks, following the project schedule
  • Participate alongside volunteers in building processes
  • Assist Construction Project Manager with project preparations
  • Provide weekly estimates and bill of material lists 
  • Ensure building processes comply with drawings, permits, and local building codes
  • Update each project’s Procore file, including: emails, pictures, RFI’s, punch lists 
  • Maintain an organized, safe, efficient worksite
  • Implement Next Step Safety Standards
  • Build a working relationship with homeowners and organization leaders
  • Preserve the quality of Next Step power tools, equipment, and vehicles
  • Contribute as a team player in all aspects of mission trip facilitation
  • Participate in daily devotionals and evening programming

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be a believer in Jesus Christ and hold to Next Step's Statement of Faith
  • Obtaining a BS in Construction Management or related field preferred but not required
  • Basic construction experience and knowledge preferred but not required
  • Experience in missions preferred but not required
  • Fluency in Spanish preferred (Guatemala location only)
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