- Basic Computer Skills
- Microsoft Word
- Driver's License
- Microsoft Office
We are seeking individuals who are available to travel to disaster-impacted locations to support disaster relief efforts. We are not first responders, but when disasters strike, our team travels to the disaster area to provide needed inspection services.
We are looking for individuals who are willing, able, and readily available to be part of the on-call team and who can report for work and travel on short notice to disaster sites and remain engaged in the recovery efforts for varying periods of time. Longer assignments may include rotations for travel back and forth between their home and the disaster sites, or may require relocation.
Individuals in this position will deploy licensed experts to augment FEMA staff in monitoring and certifying acceptance of Contractor work. Monitoring and/or acceptance work may be required at permitting, site inspection, site preparation, group site design, group site construction, unit installation, unit maintenance, unit deactivation, staging acceptance, permanent housing construction and repairs, apartment repair and habitability, and other direct housing-related activities.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience
Minimum of 2 years of full-time professional experience in field of study
Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
Knowledge and understanding of FEMA Individual Assistance Program laws, policies, and regulations
Must be computer literate and proficient with MS Office Suite applications (Word, Excel)
Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment under stressful conditions
Valid driver’s license required
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must be able to pass a background investigation
Candidates selected for these positions will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by IBTS’ background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.
Bring your passion, expertise, and experience to IBTS, where we appreciate and are committed to our employees. We offer outstanding benefits, growth opportunities, and work hard to maintain a culture that values our employees.
The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization established to provide unbiased professional building code compliance services, while enhancing the communities in which we work. At IBTS, our mission is to deliver quality services to meet the challenges of governance at all levels while enhancing public safety, economic development, and the general welfare of the community. Our services include Building and Community Development, Energy and Sustainability Services, Disaster Planning and Recovery, Quality Assurance, as well as Compliance and Risk Monitoring.
IBTS is headquartered in Ashburn, VA, with additional offices in Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Texas and Washington, DC.
We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. This opportunity is open to Section S3 Residents.
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