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    Construction Analysts (Loss Verifiers)
    Needed Immediately

    By applying for this position with SBA's Office of Disaster Assistance, you can enjoy challenging but satisfying work and join a highly motivated and diverse team that helps families and businesses rebuild their lives after a disaster.

    You will serve as a Construction Analyst for the Small Business Administration (SBA), Office of Disaster Assistance (ODA), Damage Verification Center - DVC in Herndon, Virginia. This position provides fully qualified and trained SBA Construction Analysts who respond to disaster emergencies, often with 48 hours or less, throughout the United States and its territories. Territories include, but are not limited to: American Samoa, Guam, Marina Islands and Federated States of Micronesia. You will conduct on-site damage assessments to personal, real and business property that resulted from a declared disaster by the President or SBA. You will determine the extent of the damage, estimate the cost of repairs or replacement of damaged properties, and work primarily in disaster affected areas.

    Note: Salaries are shown at the base rate and locality pay will be added based on the duty station.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Construction Analyst, some of your typical work assignments may include.

    • Determining the cause and extent of damages and methods of making repairs to residential and business structures.
    • Estimating the cost to repair and replace personal, business and commercial property.
    • Using computers and iPads to upload, retrieve, and complete work assignments and perform internet research.

    Travel Required

    76% or greater - You may be required to travel to a disaster site during increased disaster activity for extended periods with little or no advance notice. If so you may encounter hazardous working and/or living conditions; i.e., no water or electricity and/or minimal lodging facilities. Travel expenses and per diem will be paid based on SBA policy and Federal regulations.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All USA Citizens

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  • Job family (Series)

    0828 Construction Analyst

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480904700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.