Home Inspector Resume Samples

A Home Inspector will evaluate residential properties and ensure that they comply with the rules and regulations and that there aren’t any malfunctioning systems or safety hazards. The most common work activities depicted on the Home Inspector Resume include the following – conducting inspections on residential properties, checking for compliance, assessing the potential hazards, examining the interior and exterior of the properties, arraigning repairs, creating reports about the findings of the inspection and generating leads by developing marketing campaigns.

Regardless of the industry, the following core skills are expected from applicants – knowledgeable about construction, basic engineering, and regulations; knowledge of evaluating properties, inspecting skills, attention to details and familiarity with inspection report software and field inspection tools. The minimum education requirement includes a high school diploma, but many companies prefer an engineering degree or architecture studies.

Home Inspector Resume example

Home Inspector Resume

Objective : Having 3 years of experience in the insurance industry. Have lead rate review meetings for both personal and commercial lines. Responsible for all of the company rate, rule, and form filings for several years and have worked with several state's DOI's.

Skills : Hardworking, Dependable, Self-Motivated, Excellent Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assigned and filed reports for each property through a mobile device application.
    2. Completing them on point and with accuracy and transmitting in a timely manner back to the client.
    3. Called to set appointments and meet with the property owners to assess, evaluate, and estimate the nature, ability, and quality of their insurance losses by water.
    4. Used Mapped out and planned different routes daily and drove approximately 150 miles a day.
    5. Mobile device application transmitting and receiving daily.
    6. Preparing processing photos and reports, and developing scopes of work and cost analysis for projects.
    7. Overseeing contractors and in-house staff, also completing monthly vacant unit reports.
    8. Ensuring desirable living conditions up to current building code standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS


Residential Home Inspector Resume

Summary : An experienced Home Inspector is now seeking a management position with an organization where one can utilize skills and experience to improve operations, increase profitability, and enhance growth.

Skills : State Filings, Documentation, Data Entry, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Provide residential and commercial inspection for clients, corporations and real estate agents.
    2. Prepare written reports that identify major/minor inspection concerns and location of main shut off valves for water, gas, electric and plumbing.
    3. Inspect properties to evaluate construction, condition, special features, functional design, and take property measurements.
    4. Photograph interior and exterior of properties to identify and substantiate findings, and complete the home inspection report.
    5. Check building codes and zoning bylaws to determine any effects on the properties being inspected.
    6. Served as a safety resource to all departments and assisted departments in complying with safety standards.
    7. Provided consultation, guidance, and technical assistance on matters related to workplace safety and security.
    8. Assisting in the development of department-specific safety manuals and forms and advising of proper recordkeeping requirements.
    9. Assisted departments in establishing standards and developed controls or work process specific to departmental operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
CJ


Vacation Home Inspector Resume

Objective : 5 years of experience as a Home Inspector. Talented with establishing and maintaining positive client relationships, addressing individual needs, providing exceptional service, and communicating proactively.

Skills : Bilingual English/ Spanish, Excellent Customer Service, Clerical And Receptionist Skills, Report Writing, Operate Various Office Equipment. Telephone Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Conducts final inspections of completed work; gives official approval to acceptable structures and installations and reject unacceptable work.
    2. Responds to question from and advises the public and building contractors on the requirements for approval of construction or modifications to the building.
    3. Maintains records of inspections pending and completed.
    4. Inspected homes for termites, and other insects/ rodents.
    5. Performed monthly preventive care while maintaining business relationships for referrals and emergency on-call assistance.
    6. Assisted in scheduling appointments with clients or brokers that required our services.
    7. Maintain high-quality control over reports sent to clientele to verify accuracy and content.
    8. Provide assistance on the field by executing property Inspections as needed by demand.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Construction Home Inspector Resume

Summary : Enterprising detail-oriented customer-centric Home Inspector, seeking the opportunity to leverage solid training, education, and skillset within a progressive national independent loss adjusting and claims management organization. Offering in-depth professional experience in Residential Home Inspections and Fire Inspections with transferrable skills including keen ability in investigating, confirming coverage, determining liability, establishing damages, reporting the status if assigned cases will be of added benefit to the company once given the opportunity.

Skills : Xactimate 28, Xactimate 28, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Home Inspector, Fire Inspector, Fire Inspector.

Description :

    1. Demonstrate moderate workings of plumbing, electrical, HVAC, flooring, appliance, landscaping, and irrigation systems.
    2. Conducts residential surveys consisting of exterior measurements, computerized sketch, notation of construction features, notation of underwriting concerns and digital photos.
    3. Completes thorough inspections of the resident for hazards, identification of protection features, and comments on additional concerns or hazards.
    4. Evaluates change orders and prepares cost estimates for proposed work.
    5. Performs record-keeping activities to maintain filing systems, reports, and documentation.
    6. Conducts, review, and supervise various types of inspections for existing and new construction projects in order to maintain conformance with plans and specifications.
    7. Researches and evaluates plans, specifications, and drawings for compliance with city codes and federal regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate

Home Inspector II Resume

Headline : An experienced Home Inspector, a dependable individual currently looking to combine skills and expertise within a position that welcomes motivation while simultaneously offering a supportive environment.

Skills : Technical Writing Skills, Building And Maintenance, Getting Along With Others.

Description :

    1. Schedule and complete inspections providing customers with a detailed Home Inspection report with pictures and suggestions of possible repairs for problems or potential repairs.
    2. Purchase and make necessary repairs to mobile homes and sell them on a contract.
    3. Prepare a variety of reports related to the construction and/or maintenance of commercial buildings as well as homes.
    4. Perform visual, noninvasive inspection of home systems and components meticulously.
    5. Installed bathtubs, showers, toilets, bathroom sinks, kitchen disposal units, and kitchen sinks.
    6. Conducted plumbing, drain, toilet, and faucet repairs & replacements.
    7. Provide clear reporting on the general condition of home systems and components.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Inspector-Manager Resume

Summary : Over 22 years of vast experience as a Home Inspector. Seeking to obtain a responsible position where one can help the organization grow in value utilizing experience, capabilities, and abilities.

Skills : Data Entry, Retail Sales, General Office Scheduling, Office Equipment, Shipping & Receiving.

Description :

    1. Create estimates, bids, cost reports & budget guidelines.
    2. Conduct pre-bid and pre-construction walk-through as necessary.
    3. Hire, schedule and supervise sub-contractors, plan and coordinate material, equipment delivery and perform inventory control.
    4. Monitor and ensure construction progress adhere to plans, specifications, codes and regulations.
    5. Conduct and coordinate quality and safety inspections.
    6. Extensive hands on-site construction including construction craft methods of carpentry from shoring, slab on grade forming, structural framing and all other sustaining specialties.
    7. Work on engineering, zoning & flood plans, including utility installation, street, storm drain, curb, gutter and sidewalk, and grading.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Inspector-Contractor Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented, highly motivated to keep operations running smoothly and efficiently. Effective problem solver who remains proactive and decisive while under pressure. Good mechanical skills used to work in the elements.

Skills : Home Inspections, Management, Sales, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Performs home inspections on foreclosed, and homes in the pre-foreclosure stages.
    2. Uploads photos and required forms to document my findings during home inspections.
    3. Maintain records and documents of past inspections.
    4. Plan driving routes for up 50 inspections a day.
    5. Numerous changes were made in the property preservation field, to raise the standards of inspections due to the high level of inspections that performed.
    6. Inspect homes and deliver detailed reports to prospective buyers.
    7. Execute all aspects of the home inspection business including home inspections, new and existing construction, computer reporting, sales networking.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BB

Home Inspector III Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented team player with excellent communication skills. Prior history of proven construction, repair, supervisory, & instructor skills. Seeking lasting employment in a positive atmosphere that will be challenging, as well as rewarding.

Skills : Windows XP, Microsoft Office 2007 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook). Supervisory & Project Development.

Description :

    1. Traveled throughout the region, taking pictures of homes that may be delinquent on their mortgage or in foreclosure.
    2. Inspected the interior of homes for damage that may be for sale or ensure the homes have been maintained and winterized.
    3. Scheduled inspections with homeowners who have experienced some type of loss or damage to their home and/or property.
    4. Ensure the damages have been repaired in accordance with the requirements of their insurance company.
    5. Inspected around 700 homes per month not including loss/damage inspections.
    6. Inspect homes and deliver detailed reports to prospective buyers.
    7. Execute all aspects of the home inspection business including home inspections, new and existing construction, computer reporting, sales networking.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

Jr. Home Inspector Resume

Objective : Home Inspector with 2 years of experience is now seeking to obtain a position with a highly regarded company that provides me with an opportunity to contribute to the company's goals and vision.

Skills : Blueprints, Microsoft Office Suite, Strong Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Oversaw all aspects of company start-up and operation, including sales and marketing, business development, accounting, and management.
    2. Inspect privately owned single and multi-family properties for defects, buyer's education, and, in some instances, HUD compliance.
    3. Provide detailed legal reports to clients for use in negotiation and scheduling of future maintenance.
    4. Compose and edit professional newsletters with a readership of 500 people.
    5. Responsible for property inspections and generating complete computerized reports with digital pictures on site.
    6. Worked in the field taking photos of homes, Inspecting property and repairs.
    7. Preparing and scheduling work orders for daily work.
    8. Keeping a steady work schedule complete the jobs and finding more work for the company.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
ES

Licensed Home Inspector Resume

Headline : An enthusiastic, hard-working and knowledgeable individual with a desire to move forward into a new domain. Previous experience in all aspects of home improvements. Experience in planning, construction, and installation of custom kitchens, bathrooms, and libraries. Well-organized, detail-oriented, and responsible with strong interpersonal skills.

Skills : Advanced MS Excel, Advanced MS PowerPoint, Intermediate MS Access, Communication, Flight Software Operations, FLIR Operations, EO/IR Operations, C4ISR Operations, Cold Sales.

Description :

    1. Inspect and report on finding when inspecting a new or older home.
    2. Inspect structural integrity; from roof supports to the foundation.
    3. Inspect and check the electrical system and wiring.
    4. Determine the life expectancy of major components within the home, ie., heating and air units, hot water heater and other appliances in the home.
    5. Inspect roofing material for damages and defects due to natural weather occurrences or installation defects.
    6. Report these findings through an inspection software and detail and sometimes give estimates and appraisals of the inspection.
    7. Meet and consult with policyholders on the roles of a public adjuster. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Associate Home Inspector Resume

Objective : Motivated, professional with one year of track record in the field as a Home Inspector. Dependable and reliable with extreme loyalty and pride for the company.

Skills : Inspection, Forklift Operator, MS Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Identify components requiring replacement or repair that should be replaced or repaired.
    2. Look for evidence of current leakage through the roof covering.
    3. Examining the interior of the structure for signs of roof leakage such as stains or moisture affected plaster.
    4. Find out shreds of evidence of a current or past infestation of wood-destroying organisms.
    5. Establish the function ability of the accessible components of the hard-wired system as switches, receptacles, light fixtures, electric wall heaters, and GFI receptacles.
    6. Assess the function ability of the plumbing system, including possible leakage and broken components, of the accessible plumbing components.
    7. Recognize the function ability of certain kitchen appliances.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Inspector Resume

Objective : Highly motivated with excellent communication skills, ability to identify and resolve problems, work well with little or no supervision. Enjoyed working with diverse groups of people and understand the importance of maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.

Skills : MS Office, Excel, Fax, Printer, Copier, Telephone Skills Cash Register.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing home inspections as an assistant to the contractor.
    2. Provide timely and accurate information regarding the condition of foreclosed homes throughout the city.
    3. Initial inspection; consists of cleanups and cleanouts (debris removal).
    4. Secure property by rekeying, board ups and winterization on all plumbing.
    5. Provide lawn and landscaping services as needed.
    6. Assess the function ability of the plumbing system, including possible leakage and broken components, of the accessible plumbing components.
    7. Schedule, Inspect, and produce a computer-generated report for people buying homes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate