Manitoba Government Jobs in Winnipeg – Inspector

Website Government of Manitoba

Job Description:

Manitoba Emergency Measures Organization (EMO) is responsible for overseeing and coordinating all aspects of emergency preparedness in the Province, and managing, directing and coordinating the response of all departments to a disaster or emergency, other than initial response and incident management at the site of the disaster or emergency. Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) is basic assistance that may be made available to help restore essential property and infrastructure to a habitable and functional pre-disaster state when a widespread disaster strikes and creates unreasonable financial burden. Manitoba EMO administers DFA in accordance with the approved DFA policies and guidelines in effect at the time of the disaster.

Job Responsibilities:

The Inspector reporting to the Supervisor of Recovery and Assessments, works independently in the field to inspect and document private sector damages for which applicants have requested Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) from the Government of Manitoba. The Inspector will document with reports and photographs the damages caused by a disaster for the following property types: Residential, farm, small business and not-for-profits. Following inspection the Inspector will input their findings in a data base used by claims management staff to administer the DFA claim.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able to work overtime and extended hours as required.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must hold a valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
  • Must be willing and able to travel throughout Manitoba (Overnight accommodation and vehicle provided).
  • Must be able to provide a satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to set priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work in a high stress environment for extended hours.
  • Strong written communication skills including the ability to create inspection reports, log notes and other email correspondence.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Experience evaluating and/or inspecting a wide range of residential, farm, and/or small to medium sized commercial buildings, including work experience in building construction, building inspection, building damage assessments.
  • Ability to assess and determine physical damage to property.

Job Details:

Company: Government of Manitoba

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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