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OrganizationHabitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville
TypeFull Time
Application DeadlineJune 11, 2021
College Degree Required?No
Salary Range$60,000-75,000
Phone(434) 293-9066


Habitat for Humanity is currently seeking a full-time Director of Home Construction.

As we begin the physical redevelopment of Southwood, Habitat is restructuring operations in
order to double our current building production capacity. The Director of Home Construction
will play a key senior management role in helping the organization to achieve the next step in its
growth, while specifically addressing the current need to streamline the home construction
process and procedures by coordination of staff, subcontractors, and volunteers.

The Director of Home Construction will work closely with the Chief Construction Officer, the
Director of Land Development, the Director

Job Duties

 Oversee construction team of 2-3 Site Supervisors, 4-6 Crew Leaders, and Volunteers
 Develop and manage build construction budgets, schedules, and cash flow
 Participate in the creation of home owner association and condo association documents
 Review of site plans for value engineering including consistency with Habitat level of
quality and knowledge of the Americans With Disabilities Act
 Offer guidance to design and procurement team
 Participate in weekly project management meetings
 Assist in procurement and pricing exercises
 Perform skilled tasks on construction sites when needed
 Act as on-site supervisor for rehab projects when needed
 Job will likely involve 75% of time spent out of the office and 25% in the office

Skills Required

 A leader with a positive, “can do” personality and passion for community service
 Commitment to Habitat for Humanity’s mission of affordable housing
 Minimum 10 years of experience with residential construction
 Comfortable in a fast paced production builder type environment
 Understanding of sustainable and green building practices
 Successful and proven home construction portfolio
 Superior communication skills (both verbal and written)
 Strong sense of empathy and understanding of others’ perspectives
 Proven ability to work well with diverse populations including sponsors, partner families,
staff, volunteers, community leaders, and board members
 Ability to think creatively and solutions oriented
 Strong organizational skills including ability to multi-task effectively
 Basic computer skills including email & MS Office
 College degree in construction, civil engineering, business, or related field a plus

Work Schedule

Full time, Salaried. Will include some weekends.

Additional Info

Benefits include: Health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off and paid holidays, mobile
phone allowance, contribution to retirement account and discount on purchases at the Habitat
Store located in the City of Charlottesville.