Weatherization Technician

  • Resources for Seniors, Inc.
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Apr 12, 2022
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Field technician, under the direction of Housing and Home Improvements Director, will assist the Energy auditors/ QCI inspector to conduct comprehensive energy audit and post work inspection at client’s home.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Assist auditors to conduct home energy assessments which include entering attics, basements, crawlspaces and assessing HVAC systems;
  • Assists with performing energy conservation testing consisting of blower door testing, combustion appliance testing, and duct leakage testing;
  • Assists Auditor with collecting data on client’s dwelling;
  • Replacing lightbulb, faucet aerator and shower head during post work inspection;
  • Performs related work as required;
  • Attend trainings provided by agency, and obtaining required certification in timely period;
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work in urban and rural setting with people of diverse background;
  • Self- motivated with ability to work well with a team;
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and able to learn new technology (e.g., Word, Excel, Power Point).

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • Basic knowledge of construction, HVAC system or related energy efficiency field;
  • Clean driving record.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must be able to lift up to 25lbs with or without reasonable accommodations;
  • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures at times;
  • Requires physical ability to work in confined spaces such as attics and crawlspaces.

The position is a full time, non-exempt and benefit eligible position. Qualified applicants should submit their updated resume along with a cover letter to Laura Mozer, in Human Resources no later than May 15, 2022 by fax to 919-872-6683 or email to lauram@rfsnc.org.    RFS is an E.O.E. M/F/D/V