Housing Inspector Job Description

Housing Inspector Job Description

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Housing inspector provides input to Moog Engineering to support the establishment and/or maintenance of inspection plans and/or inspection techniques.

Housing Inspector Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Work requires knowledge of HQS/UPCS-V deficiencies
Alert for changes in product or process
Perform related duties as assigned by the Inspections Supervisor and provide adequate
Physically inspect cleanliness, furnishings, & fixtures in residential buildings
Enter requisite facility work orders in proprietary asset management software, verify work completion
Serve as property operations / maintenance point of contact for facilities' issues in assigned building(s), unit(s), lab(s)
Handle property administration by completing tagging, data entry and inventory
Implement facility security programs by distributing keys, providing building access, monitoring access records, assessing security infrastructure needs (security cameras, interlocks, alarms)
Serve as safety management coordinator by correcting identified safety issues
Coordinate communications services (network administration, desktop support, primary troubleshooting, and telephony liaison)

Housing Inspector Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Housing Inspector

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: HQS/UPCS-V

Education for Housing Inspector

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the housing inspector job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and Collage Degree in Education, Technology, Public Administration, Social Work, Civil Engineering, Industrial, Manufacturing Technology, Associates, Social Services, Construction

Skills for Housing Inspector

Desired skills for housing inspector include:

Construction methods
Local building codes
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Title 5 of the Sanitary Code
Building components
HQS/UPCS-V deficiencies
Emergency preparedness plans and their implementation
Inspection techniques and the writing of reports
Inventory control

Desired experience for housing inspector includes:

Inspector must be able to pay business expenses up front and then be reimbursed within a reasonable length of time per CGI expense policy
Conduct the required program inspections, work write-ups, cost estimations and complete required forms in a timely manner
Advanced understanding of residential construction principles and standard building practices
A minimum of 1 year of directly related experience
Licensed Home Inspector (Preferred)
Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in a field related to the job

Housing Inspector Examples


Housing Inspector Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a housing inspector. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for housing inspector
  • Conduct special inspections for lead-based paint as required to ensure compliance with HUD Lead based paint regulations
  • Prepare housing assistance abatement information for enforcement action
  • Continually evaluate and work to reduce access barriers for individuals with disabilities and limited English proficiency (LEP) in all program areas
  • Ensure that all safety and health rules, standards, and procedures are observed
  • Continually provide outstanding customer service to all stakeholders
  • Work requires the ability to read, understand, explain, and apply housing quality standards
  • Operate an assigned vehicle under various traffic, road, and weather conditions in carrying out daily inspection schedules over a wide geographical area
  • Assists housing management team in the daily supervision of housing inspectors
  • Assists in the implementation of the State Sanitary Code and City Ordinances
  • Assists and coordinates daily work for Housing Inspectors
Qualifications for housing inspector
  • Experience may substitute for education up to four (4) yrs
  • Experience in Housing Construction
  • Experience in Housing Inspection
  • Experience with Job order contracting
  • Experience serving as project inspector or project manager to oversee and manage the completion of projects
  • Frequently stand/walk, climb stairs, seated, performs desk-based computer tasks

Housing Inspector Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a housing inspector. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for housing inspector
  • Conducts staff training
  • Supports field personnel in the implementation of housing codes and city ordinances
  • Assists in conducting educational seminars to the general public
  • Reviews job performance of field personnel
  • This position is responsible for the inspection of all apartments, documents if the apartment needs repairs, cleaning
  • This position is also responsible to generate work orders
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Executive and Assistant Executive Housekeepers, including housekeeping attendant work if necessary
  • Follow all training and policies as required by personnel and Employee Health and Safety office including blood borne pathogen training, proper lifting, golf cart safety
  • Receive information on room status and special requirements from the executive housekeepers
  • Maintain communication with housekeeping office advising room status throughout the day on a timely basis
Qualifications for housing inspector
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  • Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job
  • Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in
  • Ability to make necessary inspections and investigations
  • Master's degree in a social services field from an accredited college or university OR Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university AND One year of related experience OR Associate's degree from an accredited college or university AND Three years of related experience OR Four years of related experience
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment

Housing Inspector Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a housing inspector. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for housing inspector
  • Supervise the standards on the housekeeping closets to ensure that everyone is leaving them in a neat and tidy order, all supplies are stocked as needed in the closets
  • Supervise the work of a group of housekeeping room attendants
  • Facilitate oral and written communication between Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspectors coordinators and Owners/Participants of inspection status
  • Complete and maintain HQS Inspector Certification
  • Conduct scheduled HQS inspections
  • Complete client requests in an accurate and timely fashion
  • Communicate daily with clients on unit inspections for coordination
  • Complete monthly inspector quizzes as part of the training protocol
  • Participate effectively within and across teams to problem solve and deliver quality service to owners and participants
  • Work closely with team members to provide high level of customer service
Qualifications for housing inspector
  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Valid driver’s license with insurable driving record throughout employment
  • HQS/UPCS-V certification within 12-months of hire
  • Lead-based Paint Condition Assessment certification within 12-months of hire
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills and work well under pressure
  • At least three (3) years of experience in inspectional housing procedures or closely related field required

Housing Inspector Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a housing inspector. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for housing inspector
  • Scheduling and conducting site inspections with the Home Applicants
  • Identifying the need for and engaging technical specialists and environmental/historical preservation compliance specialists when appropriate throughout the program delivery process
  • Performing accurate quantification and detailed description of disaster-related damage, including debris
  • Completing sketches of sites to supplement photographs and capture profile and cross-sectional perspectives
  • Writing a detailed damage description
  • Developing the completed site inspection information in a timely manner
  • Delivering the completed site inspection information to the Site Inspection Task Force Leader and Program Delivery Manager in a timely matter
  • Tracking and following-up with Applicant on FEMA’s Request for Information and documentation submission
  • Developing scopes of work, including related code and standard requirements
  • Developing cost estimates for infrastructure projects
Qualifications for housing inspector
  • A valid Massachusetts driver's license and access to a vehicle is required
  • A multi-lingual candidate preferred but not required
  • Prior work experience of one to two years required
  • One year general building/equipment maintenance experience is preferred
  • VoTech education in Plumbing, HVAC, Electrician or Carpentry is preferred
  • Must possess a valid driver license, a good driving record and meet all state insurance requirements

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