Are you looking for an opportunity to be a part of a dynamic team providing technical monitoring and inspections of weatherization work in homes across Virginia – If so, this position is for you!
The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) seeks a knowledgeable and driven individual to serve in the role of Housing Programs Technical Monitor/Inspector. The selected individual will monitor the activity and performance of local agency recipients of the Department’s housing programs through accurate interpretation and application of all relevant federal regulations and requirements of the U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and State policies, procedures and guidelines. The selected individual will monitor both file documentation and provide physical inspection of actual weatherization and construction work and property conditions.
The selected individual will inspect, in accordance with required timeframes and quantities, single and multi-family units to ensure programmatic compliance, file documentation and completion of weatherization in accordance with acceptable practices and standard work specifications; note and document deficiencies in materials or workmanship, conduct follow-up inspections if necessary; conduct on-site inspections in a professional manner that is respectful of the occupant; and investigate customer complaints and work with occupant and local agency to resolve within program parameters. The selected individual will be responsible for generating detailed reports documenting the results of site visits and file reviews and other data as needed; provide follow up action to resolve findings and ensure corrective actions are taken; and provide technical assistance and training to weatherization providers to enhance program understanding and capacity of providers.
This is a remote position. Statewide travel will be required to provide physical home inspections and technical assistance on a weekly basis. A state vehicle will be provided.
The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is committed to creating safe, affordable, and prosperous communities to live, work and do business in Virginia.
The selected candidate may be eligible for recruitment incentives including a one-time sign-on bonus, one-time lump sum of annual leave, and/or one-time contribution to a Virginia 529 Plan.
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