Water Damage Restoration Technician

Tampa

Performs emergency services for water, fire, and/or mold damaged residential and commercial properties. Duties include water extraction, applied structural drying, fire/smoke/odor damage restoration, mold remediation, and trauma/bio scene cleanup. 

Duties

Operational Requirements:

Identify the source of the problem and scope of the water damage

Perform light construction demo upon approval (as required)

Execute structural drying using industry standard equipment and techniques

Remove and dispose of any non-salvageable materials from the loss
Monitor and record (daily) drying conditions (atmospheric and moisture content reports)

Perform hard surface and carpet cleaning

Drive company vehicles with GVW less than 10,000 lb (requires a valid driver’s license and clean driving record)

Work as part of a team with other company Technicians

Perform all jobsite and driving activities in a safe and professional manner

Physical Demands: 
The job requires walking, standing, stooping, bending and moving some furniture 
Often works in confined spaces
Requires medium to light labor – candidate must be able to lift 75 lbs. consecutively
Must be able to work for long periods of time in extreme temperatures both hot and cold

Physically able to work in PPE, including respiratory protection

Must be able to work in an environment that has suffered fire, water, sewer or wind damage

Must be able to respond to service calls after-hours and during inclement weather

Customer Support:
Must demonstrate compassion to homeowner / business owner

Must be reliable, customer-oriented and willing to be part of a team

Must have the ability to effectively communicate with others in written and verbal form

Clean cut, organized person with positive attitude
Outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to think on your feet is a necessity

Minimum Qualifications

Must have clean criminal background (no felony convictions) and driving record (ability to be insured), with a valid driver’s license
Drug-free and consent to drug free workplace and 7 year background check
Willing to participate in a weekly rotational on-call schedule

Preferred Qualifications

General Construction Knowledge

Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification

Knowledgeable Computer Skills is a plus

Type

Full Time

Employment

Permanent

Education Requirements

High School

Certificate Requirements

None 

Minimum Years Experience

0

Type of Training

Institute of Inspection Cleaning Restoration Certification
Formal On the Job Training regarding claims administration, site inspection, managing of water/fire/mold projects, interaction with insurance representatives, and industry specific training.
Water Restoration Professional online training series

Expected Starting Salary

$24,960.00

Benefits

Paid Time Off (80 hrs annually), Sick Leave (40 hrs annually), Paid Holidays

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