Conservation Services Group

Quality Assurance Inspector

Job Summary

Company:

Conservation Services Group

Category:

Energy Efficiency/Conservation

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

All

Close Date:

01/21/13

Compensation:

Hours:

Flexible

Location:

Peoria, IL

Description

CSG is seeking an Inspector for its Home Energy Performance Program in southern Illinois who will conduct comprehensive quality assurance inspections of residential energy efficiency retrofit projects and report findings to program management for review and remediation, if needed. The inspector will be based in a home office and need to cover the Ameren Illinois service territory in southern Illinois, but will be required to report to the office in Peoria several times per quarter.
  • Responsible for complete and accurate quality control or quality assurance inspections to verify the completion of work orders in accordance with program energy efficiency standards and client requirements.
  • Conducts standard inspections to verify that the energy efficiency measures or equipment have been installed to program quality standards. May perform some diagnostic testing including blower door and combustion safety testing.
  • Document findings. If problem or discrepancy is found, document with digital photos. Track and enter all required program data in an accurate and timely manner. Provide proper and timely reporting of program progress.
  • Answer customer questions regarding subcontractor or energy advisor visits. Resolve customer issues and fix minor defects during inspection visit.
  • Supervise contractors on return repair jobs to ensure the work was fixed and the customer satisfied.
  • Provides technical guidance to contractors/partners on addressing program or residential construction needs or problems. Supports or assists contractors in addressing issues onsite in customer homes. May conduct training of contractors or auditors on building science or program requirements.
  • Stays current on latest Program initiatives, policies, procedures, etc. and proposing ideas for improvement. Develops advanced technical knowledge in energy efficiency and building science.

Requirements

  • Experience in residential energy conservation with BPI certification, residential construction, or a related field, and enthusiasm for energy conservation is a key attribute for this position.
  • A successful applicant will be required to achieve BPI certification within six months of hire, if not already attained both Building Analyst and Shell / Envelope Specialist.
  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years experience in building diagnostics, air infiltration reduction and sidewall and attic insulation
  • Strong customer service, client relationship management, writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical and program concepts to contractors, consumers, and other interested people or organizations.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting.
  • Computer proficiency, experience with Windows-based office applications required. Familiarity with computerized building energy modeling software such as REM/Rate, Manual J, or other residential construction software required.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Availability to call on customers some evenings and Saturdays.
  • Ability to lift thirty-five pounds (35lbs) and the physical ability to inspect tight areas, attics, crawl spaces, hatch doors, etc.
  • Flexibility in schedule and ability to travel to customer homes daily required.
  • Candidate must possess reliable transportation.
  • Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

 

CSG’s compensation package includes comprehensive medical coverage with BlueCross BlueShield Blue Care Elect PPO, dental coverage with Delta Dental PPO, and vision coverage with EyeMed Vision Care; Employer paid life and AD&D insurance and STD & LTD insurance coverage; Plus paid holidays, PTO, and employer matching 401(k) retirement plan.

 

Please apply online at: http://jobs-csg.icims.com

CSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company

Conservation Services Group (CSG) is the leading provider of residential energy efficiency programs in North America. CSG has helped Americans make smart energy use decisions an important part of the way they live and work since 1984. The company designs, develops, and delivers innovative, results-driven programs. CSG employees are committed to a mission of delivering these comprehensive programs to help people use energy more wisely. Energy efficiency and renewable energy are our sole business, not one of a hundred departments in a large corporation. CSG provides proven expertise to utilities, state agencies, trade allies and homeowners, tenants, and property owners seeking to improve home durability, safety, air quality and comfort while saving money. We bring creativity and commitment to our goals of championing the development and use of safe, clean energy.

People who work at CSG say that it's a unique kind of organization - one that nurtures individual talents and inspires dedication. We share a commitment to our work and our mission. CSG has a collegial atmosphere, where people respect and encourage each other to help the environment and change the way our country uses energy. How about you; do you see yourself as a part of our team?