Construction - F/T - Birmingham, AL

Announcement #0130

Aletheia House is looking for an experienced Construction Worker who has experience with residential and commercial construction and performing renovation projects.

Position Summary:
The Construction Worker is responsible for renovating apartment buildings and residential homes. The Construction Worker works closely with the Housing Manager in order to accomplish the mission and service goals of Aletheia House.

Primary Responsibilities:
-To renovate apartment buildings and residential homes.
-Performing renovation projects.
-To properly document services provided in a complete, accurate and timely manner according to agency procedures.
-To report all unusual incidents that may involve program participants, colleagues, crew, building, renovation, or equipment issues to the Housing Manager.
-To maintain a safe working and living environment for program participants and employees by ensuring job safety and practicing OSHA regulations.
-To attend staff meetings and trainings as required by the agency.
-To perform other related activities as assigned by the Housing Manager.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Experience with working with residential, commercial construction and renovation projects.
-Ability to perform multiple tasks and priorities.
-Ability to maintain harmonious effective working relationships with other employees.

Qualifications:
-Previous experience working within a construction capacity in areas of renovating apartment
Buildings and residential homes.
-Performing Renovation projects.
-Ability to keep sensitive information obtained confidential.

-Requires the physical mobility to sit, stand, walk, and bend for moderate periods of time.
-Requires the physical ability to occasionally carry or lift objects weighing up to 20 pounds.
-Ability to work in conditions that may be extremely hot or cold due to varying seasons of the weather.

**Must have your own tools and transportation**
**Must have excellent driving record as local travel is required**

Job Salary: 
$15.00-$19.00/Hourly
Hours: 
F/T Non-Exempt - Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm - 40 hours per week
Benefits: 

Benefits are excellent including health insurance with dental, retirement, paid vacations and paid sick leave. We also provide educational opportunities that prepare counselors to become certified as Addiction Professionals.

During the past several years, we have experienced significant growth. Most of our supervisors have been promoted from within, so there is definitely an opportunity for outstanding employees to advance within the organization.

To Apply: 

Individuals who are interested should come in to fill out an application, or fax cover letter & resumes to 205-203-4843, or send an email with a three-page attachment to jobs@specialkindofcaring.org. In the subject line please insert (CW-0130). The first page of the attachment should be a cover letter; the second page of the attachment should be a resume including detailed information about employment, internships, and/or volunteer experiences.

The third page should answer these three questions:
1. Why are you interested in this position?
2. What experiences, skills and passions would you bring to this position that would make us
want to select you?
3. Who is the person in your life who knows the most about how you would perform in this position and what would they tell us about you if we called them?

Aletheia House is a United Way Agency.

Aletheia House is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

Closing Date-Time: 
Fri, 09/22/2017 - 5:00pm