Job Opportunities

Light Construction - Crew Chief

The Centre for Women is searching for qualified candidates for a Light Construction – Crew Chief for our SHIP program.  All interested candidates should send their resume to gburrage@thecentre.org.  Please put “Light Construction – Crew Chief” in the subject line.

No phone calls, please!

POSITION: Light Construction – Crew Chief
PROGRAM: SHIP
FLSA: Non-Exempt
REPORTS TO: Director of Construction &/or Crew Chief

LOCATION: The Helen Gordon Davis Centre for Women,  305 S. Hyde Park, Tampa

POSITION SUMMARY:

To assist with home repairs and modification under the Supervision of Director of Construction &/or Crew Chief.

MAJOR DUTIES:

  • To perform quality basic carpentry, drywall, door/window replacement, cabinet replacement, ceramic tile work, minor plumbing repairs, and painting in a timely manner under supervision or independently. To construct environmental modifications such as wheelchair ramps, door widening and grab bars. 
  • To provide job site supervision, training and coaching to crew members assigned to job to assure duties are completed to program standards.
  • Communicate any changes, unforeseen repairs and daily completed work to the Director of Construction.
  • To perform preparation duties necessary to make repairs, demonstrating initiative and sound judgement.
  • To accurately complete all work in a neat and professional manner.
  • To perform all administrative aspects of job assignments, including paperwork, planning, purchasing materials, scheduling, and developing supervisor skills.
  • To accurately complete paperwork, verify and submit all documentation and receipts in a timely manner. To be responsible for before and after pictures of all home repairs and modifications.
  • To properly use all construction materials and safe handling of all power and hand tools. To use all tools in a safe and professional manner and to properly maintain them.
  • To be responsible for safety on the job and ensuring job sites are kept clean.
  • Overseeing equipment, vehicles and personnel to ensure the crew is safely driving company vehicles, using tools properly and maintaining inventory.
  • To report any incidents immediately to the Director of Construction.
  • To work with the elderly in a kind and understanding way.
  • To attend and participate in all training as assigned.
  • To perform other duties as applicable to this position.
  • To consistently treat others with respect and dignity. To maintain confidentiality and to abide by the organization’s Code of Ethical Behavior.
  • To support the organization’s mission, vision and values. To represent the organization in a positive light.  To support public relations activities.
  • To work effectively as a team player to support organizational goals.
  • To consistently demonstrate effective communication skills necessary to perform job responsibilities including listening, written, verbal and information technology skills.
  • To demonstrate reliability and to follow through on assignments and commitments.

 

EDUCATION & EXPERINCE:

  • High School Diploma
  • Two-Three years construction

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Have basic knowledge and ability of various aspects of general home repairs.  Must be a self-starter, team oriented and can learn new tasks. Demonstrate a positive attitude, adaptability, and dependability. Must have ability to work with a diverse group of staff, consumers, and their family members. Must pass Level II background screen and drug screen prior to employment.  Must pass a Florida Department of Motor Vehicles Department driving record check in order to drive company or personal vehicles to conduct company business.  Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license and current automobile insurance (if personal automobile owned.)  Must be able to lift heavy objects, push, pull, bend, stoop, climb ladders, talk, hear, and see.  Able to work with exposure to outside elements, chemicals and a home environment that may have multiple pets.

Light Construction - Chief I

The Centre for Women is searching for qualified candidates for a Light Construction – Crew I for our SHIP program.  All interested candidates should send their resume to gburrage@thecentre.org.  Please put “Light Construction – Crew I” in the subject line.

No phone calls, please!

POSITION: Light Construction – Crew I
PROGRAM: SHIP
FLSA: Non-Exempt
REPORTS TO: Director of Construction &/or Crew Chief

LOCATION: The Helen Gordon Davis Centre for Women,  305 S. Hyde Park, Tampa

POSITION SUMMARY:

To assist with home repairs and modification under the Supervision of The Director of Construction and/or Crew Chief.

MAJOR DUTIES:

  • To assist with basic carpentry, drywall, cabinet work door/window replacement, ceramic tile work, minor plumbing repairs and painting under the Supervision of the Director of Construction and/or Crew Chief.
  • To perform preparation duties necessary to make repairs.
  • To accurately complete all work in a neat and professional manner.
  • Maintain vehicle and work site clean and safe work environment for staff and consumers.
  • To accurately complete required administrative paperwork and submit in a timely manner. Learn and assist supervisors with consumer related documentation.
  • To complete daily vehicle inspections, cleaning, safe storage and inventory of parts and equipment onboard vehicles, reporting any damaged tools to the crew chief and/or Director of Construction Immediately.
  • To properly use all construction materials and safe handling of all power and hand tools.
  • To report any incidents immediately to the crew chief and/or Director of Construction.
  • To work with the elderly in a kind and understanding way.
  • To attend and participate in all training as assigned.
  • To perform other duties as applicable to this position.
  • To consistently treat others with respect and dignity. To maintain confidentiality and to abide by the organization’s Code of Ethical Behavior.
  • To support the organization’s mission, vision and values. To represent the organization in a positive light.  To support public relations activities.
  • To work effectively as a team player to support organizational goals.
  • To consistently demonstrate effective communication skills necessary to perform job responsibilities including listening, written, verbal and information technology skills.
  • To demonstrate reliability and to follow through on assignments and commitments.
  • To comply with the organization’s safety policies and to promote a safe work environment.

 

EDUCATION & EXPERINCE:

  • High School Diploma
  • Two-Three years construction

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Have basic knowledge and ability of various aspects of general home repairs.  Must be a self-starter, team oriented and can learn new tasks. Demonstrate a positive attitude, adaptability, and dependability. Must have ability to work with a diverse group of staff, consumers, and their family members. Must pass Level II background screen and drug screen prior to employment.  Must pass a Florida Department of Motor Vehicles Department driving record check in order to drive company or personal vehicles to conduct company business.  Must possess a valid Florida driver’s license and current automobile insurance (if personal automobile owned.)  Must be able to lift heavy objects, push, pull, bend, stoop, climb ladders, talk, hear, and see.  Able to work with exposure to outside elements, chemicals and a home environment that may have multiple pets.