Water Damage Specialist - Intermediate

Job published on 3rd of April
Job location
Cuyahoga Falls OH 44224 Exton PA 19341 Colorado Springs CO 80916 MI 48864
Job industry Residential Commercial
Job type Part Time
Experience level
Work years Minimum 1 years
There are training courses available for this job

Employments benefits

Benefits covered are for the employee and the dependents.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance - Basic, Supplemental, Whole Life, Dependent Medical Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program - Employees and Dependents Family Leave
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment — Basic, Supplemental, Dependent Bereavement Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Personal Time

Company Matched Retirement Savings Plan

About the Job

Water Damage Specialist development at the intermediate level has four (4) objectives: 1) Team Leader of water damage crew servicing residential and small commercial losses; 2) knowledge and technical proficiency in IICRC water and mold damage standard work practices; 3) competency in use, care, and maintenance of water extraction equipment, portable drying equipment, and moisture detection instruments; and 4) proficiency scoping, sizing and moisture mapping, and documenting water losses. Intermediates assist with the development of basic level technicians and they assist advanced technicians on large or complex projects

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Intermediates on CAT duty may simultaneously manage multiple water losses including organizing and directing temporary laborers.
  • Responsibilities Must be able to take direction from Supervisor
  • Direct teams on use of proper PPE for the job
  • Review daily requirements of the projects, document progress and notify managers of progress and challenges
  • Provide appropriate field documentation, photo logs, graphs and sketches for various TPA projects
  • Perform Daily vehicle safety and maintenance inspections and maintain in clean serviceable condition
  • Must maintain attention to detail
  • Will be required to meet BELFOR Standards in safeguarding other people's property
  • Must have a comprehensive understanding of customer service, principles and practices
  • Work under time constraints to meet specific timelines
  • Will be required to work nights and weekends as requested and?? travel periodically
  • Report time worked and equipment and consumables used timely and accurately
  • Attend BELFOR sponsored operations and safety training courses as required


  • Supervise and self-perform Water Damage Basic tasks
  • Gather pictures in a color palette, and black & palette to download to job files
  • Maintaining equipment used in daily tasks related to Debris removal; Containment/Drying Chambers; Wall Cavity Drying; Pump System Knowledge; Carpet seam cutting -- cushion removal; Baseboard Removal
  • Properly identify Class 4 material, moisture measurements, and deploy most effective technique to dry/restore the material
  • Evaluate integrity of affected structural materials and contents for direct and indirect water damage; accurately assess the cost of restoring vs cost of replacement.
  • Create moisture maps using tools and knowledge provided
  • Supervise small crews on above tasks
  • Additional duties as required


  • In order to qualify for this position, you must have 12 months previous BELFOR experience at the Water Damage Basic Level -- or equitable industry standard experience, as well as direct involvement in 25 (minimum) water damage projects.

Career Pathway & Training

BELFOR has unlimited opportunities for the right person. All of our departments have training programs and clear career paths so you always have the next opportunity in front of you. The sky's the limit if you posses the drive and determination to be BEFLOR strong. We build careers! Build Whats Next with BELFOR!

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