Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana,
Internal Number: 297072
INSURANCE-LOSS CONTROL-CLAIMS (UA-RISK-IUINA)
This position performs building inspections to ensure compliance with all State and local fire codes. Responds to fire emergencies on IUPUI campus to provide support to local emergency crews. May travel to other campuses to provide support to other Loss Control Inspectors.
Performs building inspections to ensure compliance with all state of Indiana adopted fire, building codes, and NFPA standards; resolves code issues during construction phase, and maintenance issues.
Performs pre-fire planning, interprets blue prints for new construction projects to ensure compliance with codes and standards.
Conducts training classes for students, faculty and staff on fire prevention subjects when requested; maintains records of inspection, training and certification.
Responds to emergency alarms on campus; provides fire alarm and suppression system support in coordination with responding emergency crews.
May provide guidance to fire alarm technicians and/or less experienced support staff; may be required to occasionally travel to other campuses to provide additional support for loss control investigation efforts.
Bachelor's degree in fire science, public safety, or a related field
2 years of building code inspection/enforcement and/or fire safety
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES
Valid driver's license and ability to be insured by Indiana University Upon Hire
Indiana Fire Inspector I and II Certifications Upon Hire
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Highly thorough and dependable
Ability to build strong customer relationships
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
Equipment utilized: personal computers, fire extinguishers, testing devices, hand held radios, emergency vehicles, 4 gas meter.
The gross hourly rate for this position ranges from $19.75 to $20.20 depending upon qualifications.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
If you wish to include a cover letter, you may include it with your resume when uploading attachments.
New employees will be provided with information regarding Indiana University's COVID-19 vaccine policy, which includes the opportunity to request an exemption. To learn more, view our COVID-19 vaccine information page .
Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information .
Campus Safety and Security
The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, containing policy statements, crime and fire statistics for all Indiana University campuses, is available online . You may also request a physical copy by emailing IU Public Safety at email@example.com or by visiting IUPD.
About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.