Assistant / Certified Mold Inspector

$16.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • Same Day Mold Testing, Inc
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Jun 13, 2019
Full time Construction Consultant Customer Service General Business General Labor

Job Description

If you're a Veteran, Member of the Guard or Reserves, or a Military Spouse, we can assist you! We gladly help those from all military branches.

You should not apply for this job if you live outside of L.A. County because the commute to work will take its toll on your vehicle, fuel costs, personal interests and family commitments.

Job Title:              Assistant/Certified Mold Inspector

Core Job Duties:

Driving, visually inspecting residential and commercial properties, taking photographs, using moisture meters and air sampling pumps, job-related documentation, delivering samples to the laboratory, delivering payments to the bank, restocking vehicle inventory, data entry, report writing.

Job Goals:

Start as an assistant in preparation to become a certified mold inspector. Become a certified mold inspector performing two field inspections and two-to-three reports per day.

Core Skill Set:

Strong work ethic, punctuality, high levels of customer service, great orator (multilingual a plus, but clean English is a must), great writing and penmanship; computer proficiency. Critical thinking (what, when, where, why, and how), persuasive presenter; time management, attention to details. Efficient worker that is driving during peak traffic hours using dash-mounted GPS device.

Job Requirements:

U.S. Citizenship, valid, unrestricted California Driver’s License, clean driving record, great vision, clean criminal background. Associates Degree or better (optional if industry-specific experience), occasional overtime; report writing, daily interaction with the general public at their residence or place of business, periodic weekend duty. Mold certification. Passionate about serving customers well, open to constructive criticism for continual improvement. Zero tolerance drug policy, including medical marijuana cards. There is simply too much at stake for you to be under the influence of anything other than a passion for serving customers well. This is a non-smoking environment so if you smoke cigarettes this is probably not the place for you.

Work Experience:

Prefer two years of experience in a customer service or sales position; some field experience as a driver and worker. Mold industry experience a plus but not required. Military experience a bonus: we value our veterans that have been honorably discharged from his/her branch of the military.

Pay rates:

$16-$17/hr. – Assistant Mold Inspector (incremental pay increases as you progress through the training)

$18-$20/hr. – Certified Mold Inspector (depends on your progress and add value to the company)


Path to Employment:

  1. Reliable transportation to get to work. A company vehicle is provided for work.
  2. Full-time availability – anything less and we’ll both lose interest.
  3. Submit resume’ with pay history via website. We want to make sure the website works.
  4. Interview – Business Casual Attire.
  5. Writing Sample – handwritten and typewritten final draft, which can be done during the interview.
  6. 90-day probationary period as a paid independent contractor.
  7. Assistant Mold Inspector (AMI) paid position during 90-day probationary period: office duty, field duty, documentation and customer service. Lunch is provided.
  8. Eligible to become Certified Mold Inspector (CMI) after 30 worked days of assisting.
  9. Complete 25-job paid apprenticeship program in preparation for CMI position.
  10. Complete company-paid CMI course material (unless already certified).
  11. Become CMI with work experience.
  12. The time from assisting to becoming a CMI is approximately four months, depending on your availability and application of the New Hire Teaching Curriculum.


Comprehensive and thorough training program delivered by an experienced inspector.

Health insurance or subsidy payment depending on your insurability. Subject to change contingent upon Affordable Care Act compliance.

Company-paid mold certification (study on your own time).

Eligible for bonus pay to successfully execute sampling protocols.

Eligible for yearend bonus for successful company performance.

Cumulative paid time off for hours worked in compliance with State Law.

Flexible work schedule (unpaid time off as needed when known in advance).

Career path toward becoming an Office Manager.

Up to 10% annual performance-based pay raise


No retirement plan first 12 months.

2-year non-compete agreement that precludes you from working for another mold inspection company, including your own – especially if you have no mold experience.

Crawling into attics and under houses.

Dealing with water damage and mold contamination, which can be bad for your health; we provide personal protective equipment.

If you are highly allergic, this is probably not the job for you.

Team D

Jessica Fowlkes