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The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that was established to provide unbiased professional building code compliance services, while enhancing the communities in which we work. At IBTS, our mission is to deliver quality services to meet the challenges of governance at all levels while enhancing public safety, economic development, and the general welfare of the community. Our services include Building and Community Development, Energy and Sustainability Services, Disaster Planning and Recovery, Quality Assurance, as well as Compliance and Risk Monitoring.
IBTS is headquartered in Ashburn, VA, with additional offices in Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Texas and Washington, DC.
We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. S3 Residence, disability, and veterans encouraged to apply.
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The Residential Solar QA Inspector positions are ideally suited for independent contractors who can provide inspection services on an as-needed basis. The number of inspections needed will vary based on current volume of active contracts for which services are needed.
The Residential Solar QA Inspector performs quality assurance inspection services and reporting of residential solar system installations to ensure compliance with product manufacturers’ installation instructions, building/electrical/mechanical/plumbing codes and standards, and industry best practices.
A person in this position is expected to demonstrate (a) expertise in quality assurance systems, preferably with a strong knowledge of Photovoltaic (PV) technologies and installation practices; (b) knowledge as to the application of corresponding building, electrical and fire codes; (d) professionalism in customer relations with all levels of clients and coworkers, (c) the ability to work effectively with a diverse group of stakeholders, and the ability to successfully complete projects on time and within budget.
PREFERRED LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION
Most of the work will be performed in the field on residential construction jobsites; some work in the office will also be required and as such the following working conditions apply: