Volunteer Crew Leader

Purpose: The construction Crew Leader works with the Site Supervisor to guide and oversee a team of volunteers during various phases of 20150912_133933(crew_leader)construction.

This position reports to: Site Supervisor

Time Commitment: minimum one day per week is preferred

Location: Spryfield

Position Duties:

  • Oversee crew of 3-4 volunteers
  • Provide on the job direction and supervision of crew members of all skill levels
  • Anticipate and communicate next task for crew completion
  • Set standard for behaviour & work effort for assigned crew
  • Enforce safety rules and routines of crew at all times
  • Responsible for the correct and safe use of tools and materials within your crew
  • Work under the direction of Site Supervisor


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Understanding of the Habitat for Humanity philosophy and the desire to promote it
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively communicate with staff members and volunteers
  • Relevant construction experience required
  • Ability to oversee and work with a team of volunteers
  • The willingness to learn and teach
  • Must bring a cooperative and enthusiastic attitude to the construction site

Position Benefits:

  • Ability to use professional skills in a volunteer capacity
  • Satisfaction of contributing to HFH’s Mission and Vision
  • Training development