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Home Inspector

Company: Main Choice
Location: Portland
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Main Choice

Home Inspector / $45K-$50K / Portland, ME

Must Haves:
Good communicationAbility to drive, and a valid driver’s licenseFluency in English

Education: High School Diploma/GED

Why Us:

The perfect place to build your career in the home inspection industry! We are a growing company with a great reputation and a great culture.

Job Description:

A home inspection is a vital process in any real estate transaction. A home inspector needs to have proper education and training to cover the broad spectrum of building standards throughout the various years that a home or other structure may have been built. A home inspection is NOT a building code violation inspection; however, the Inspector should have specific building standards knowledge and understand reasons and methods for building standards. Good communication is an important skill for a home inspector.

*SALARY AND BENEFITS: * * $45,000 - $50,000 based on experience * Full-time and part-time opportunities available * Flexible schedule * We supply company vehicles and pay for all fuel & maintenance * We provide you with most tools and specialty tool training * On-going education and annual training provided * 1 week paid vacation after 1 year with the company, 2 weeks paid vacation after 3 years

The day-to-day duties performed by a Home Inspector include: * Perform multiple home inspections per day using a computer program and touch screen tablet to record observations to report back to the Real Estate Agent and/or the Client (usually the person purchasing the home). * Ability to identify “defects” within a home or structure, photograph such defects, document the findings and communicate the findings to the client in a non-alarming manner. A Home Inspector Certification is required to be qualified for this job. * Physical requirements: A home inspector should be in good physical shape and condition as they will often be performing the following physical tasks: * Carrying, setting up and climbing a 12-foot ladder * Accessing and walking on various roof materials, sometimes traversing areas/roof surfaces that are 20 to 30 feet from the ground. * Accessing and traversing attic spaces (tight spaces and high temperatures are common), good balance and equilibrium are needed. * Accessing and traversing under structure crawl spaces (tight spaces, often contain pests, remnants of pests, insects, spider webs, moisture, electrical and other components of the foundation of a structure). * Ability to work in high temperature environments (summer) and low temperature and wet environments (winter), outside work is required no matter what type of weather on the day of the inspection.

* Additional requirements: * Interested candidates must have a good driving record. * Candidates must be willing to work hard and travel throughout Central and Southern Maine. * We’re proud to provide an excellent work environment and value positive attitudes, effective communication, and a willingness to learn. * Experience in property management, construction, or customer service is a plus!

About Us:

We are a growing inspection company with multiple inspectors seeking to add more to meet the growing demands of the real estate market. We seek to offer the very best possible inspections and client service to each and every client.

Posted: 14 days

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Benefits:
  • Healthcare
  • Education Assistance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Days

Keywords: Main Choice, Portland , Home Inspector, Other , Portland, Maine

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