The Recovery Field Coordinator is focused on:
Overseeing the Repair Project.
Assessments of potential worksites.
Determining which cases NECHAMA takes on and managing workflow.
Training Team Leaders in construction practices, and managing them throughout the Project’s entirety.
Ensuring necessary tools, materials, and vehicles are available, and regularly maintained/serviced.
Tracking and regularly updating all Project information in NECHAMA database.
Maintaining communication between Project staff and community.
Ensuring NECHAMA standards of work are being upheld on the worksite.
Qualifications and Expectations
Construction knowledge and application.
Ability to create building material estimates.
Considerable construction knowledge and ability to teach to others (Framing, Sheetrock, insulation, finishing work, floor installation, Cabinet installation, etc).
Ability to excel in a multi-paced, team-oriented environment and the desire who provide and need varying levels of support.
Prior leadership experience in a related field.
Ability to manage stressful situations with clear and informed decision making.
Clear written and oral communication skills to liaise effectively with volunteers, homeowners, and staff.
Ability to effectively teach new skills to volunteers.
Willingness to work and live in a communal environment.
Experience working with Google Drive/Excel/Word.
Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required.
Flexibility in an ever-changing environment.
Sense of humor.