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A Water Restoration Technician is responsible for the fast response to emergency water damage claims and other restoration-related activities and must be reliable. Open availability required, including after hours, weekends and holiday on call schedule.

Employment contingent upon successful completion of pre-employment background check, drug screen, driving abstract, and physical abilities test.

Scope of Work:

·         Provide excellent customer service. Discuss projects and document everything needed for the insurance adjusters and customer (residential and commercial).

·         Scope and inspect various mitigation damages such as water, fire, mold, wind damage to building and roofing materials, and bio-cleanups if necessary.

·         Maintain fleet and equipment with routine maintenance schedules.

·         Operate mitigation machinery (Including but not limited to; extraction machine, mop up pump, dehumidifiers, all other industry mitigation equipment).

·         Operate carpentry tools (Including, but not limited to; hand tools, power tools, ladders, paint sprayer).

·         Remove affected building materials from job site (Including carpets, carpet pads, drywall, insulation, framing, flooring, tile.

·         Perform the applied structural drying per the IICRC standards and moisture mapping and documentation for water damage claims.

·         Physically able to work in PPE including respiratory protection.

·         Candidate must be able to lift 50 lbs. consecutively.

We offer:

·         Competitive compensation (entry level positions can average $3,200/mo)

·         Paid time off: sick, holiday, and vacation

·         Medical and dental benefits

·         Employee-paid disability insurance

·         Flexible spending account

·         Company matched 401(k)

·         Opportunity for overtime

 

Requirements:

·         At least 18 years old

·         Comfortable with the use of mobile devices/computers

·         Good work attitude and customer service skills

·         Flexible working schedule for on-call rotation to include nights and weekends as needed

·         Ability to lift 50 pounds

·         Ability to work in confined spaces

·         A valid Washington State driver license and a good driving record

·         A clean drug screen and background check with no felony convictions

 

Helpful:

·         IICRC certified (Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification)

·         Experience with Xactimate estimating software

 

·         Experience in the construction, restoration, or property insurance industry