Mitigation Technician - Sterling - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-13
Jenkins Restorations (jenkinsrestorations.com)
Construction

0-0 /yr

  full-time   employee


Sterling
Virginia
20166
United States

This position is a full time non-exempt position. This position is primarily responsible for contacting the client, performing an initial site visit, obtaining an authorization to proceed with services, evaluating the current site conditions, updating the insurance carrier, physically performing the necessary water extraction, identifying, recording and documenting a dry-log per project, perform any emergency demolition as needed, deliver, stage, set-up and monitor drying equipment, take-down and decontaminate drying equipment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Visits new assignments/jobs, interface with the client, and sell the job.
  • Scopes the damages at the site, performs mitigation services, provides documentation to estimator, to be submitted to insurance company for approval.
  • Calls or meets the customer to ensure they are satisfied and collects payment for work completed.
  • Develops moisture mapping and creates drying-log
  • Delegates work assignments to other technicians during the project.
  • Engages and manages the appropriate use of subcontractor labor

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Required Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

Successfully completed the IICRC WRT course or another industry recognized/approved class; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Must possess the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Demonstrate the ability to write routine reports, correspondence and the ability to speak effectively to customers and/or employees of organization.

COMPUTER SKILLS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of industry related software such as Xactanalysis, be able to “touch type” and be familiar with software like Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

REASONING ABILITY:

Possess the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to visit project sites that have incurred catastrophic events from fire, water, and storm damage and could require accessing roofs, which they need to be able to carry a 28’ ladder from their truck and setting it up at the roof line of the associated property. The employee must be able to carry a minimum of 50 pounds in weight for the purpose of getting material to a specific place on the project site.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and high, precarious places. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Appropriate safety equipment is furnished.

Jenkins Restorations is an equal opportunity employer and hires and employs individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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