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Construction Trainer Assistant
The Southeast Alaska Guidance Association (SAGA) is a nonprofit organization based in Juneau, Alaska. Since 2010, SAGA has partnered with the Juneau Douglas High School’s House Build program. This program teaches high school students how to build an affordable home from the ground up and throughout the school year students learn and experience all aspects of home construction. This position supports the SAGA Construction Manager staff in facilitating the project’s success. The Construction Trainer Assistant provides hands-on instruction to students in construction science and math, models positive work habits to student participants, prepares the job site for construction and learning activities, works with staff to build community partnerships, and collaborates with JDHS staff in classroom and field. Applicants must have knowledge/experience in house construction, and experience in youth education is highly preferred.
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Member Duties : Juneau, Alaska: Assist Construction Manager in preparing the job site for construction and learning activities. Assist in teaching basic residential construction math and science skills. Assist in teaching safe and appropriate use of equipment and tools. Assist JDHS and Construction Manager in coordination of student work schedules, transportation between the school and jobsite, and additional program planning. Role model positive and productive work habits, including safety and risk management procedures. Coordinate and monitor the quality and quantity of student work. Works with the students to document project success on the JDHS House Blog. Adhere to the rules, regulations and code of conduct as specified in the Member Service Agreement. Will not engage in any AmeriCorps’ Prohibited Activities as listed in the Member Service Agreement.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Health Coverage ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
Terms :
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Communications ,  Education ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work ,  Youth Development ,  Architectural Planning ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Trade/Construction . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Construction Trainer Assistant

Program Start/End Date
09/08/2014  -   07/31/2015

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  21    Maximum:  30

Program Locations ALASKA  

Accepting Applications
From  05/01/2014  To  06/23/2014 

Contact Daven Hafey
9397 La Perouse Ave
Juneau   AK   99801

Listing ID 55156