Must currently be or have been a mid or senior level residential inspector.
This is a CONTRACT position (1099).
This territory includes:
We are hiring for Traverse City, Michigan and surrounding areas. Please submit your
application / resume and someone will follow up with you if you meet the criteria for the job
Signature Appraisals is looking for experienced Residential Insurance Inspectors to visit
property owners in your area to perform interior insurance inspections, exterior inspections, and
high value dwelling inspections. At least two years of comparable experience such as home
inspector is required.
Residential Insurance Inspectors are independent contractors who offer their professional
services to Signature Appraisals and are paid by the completed report. Orders are sent and
completed through a cloud-based system. Contractor fees are paid monthly.
As a contractor, you will visit properties, take photos and measurements, and make note of
issues which should be brought to the underwriter’s attention. After the visit, you complete and
submit your report online. The report is checked for quality before being forwarded to the
Most of the work is done in the field, while reports are written from home and forwarded to
Signature. All inspections need to be completed in less than 30 days, but you make your own
To be considered, you must have reliable transportation, a digital camera, high speed internet
access with an excellent knowledge of Microsoft products, and a measuring wheel or similar
You must be able to quickly turn around high-quality work. Good organization skills are critical. If
you are interested and feel you are qualified, please provide a current resume. If you are
considered, you will be asked to submit to a background investigation which includes a criminal
record check and may include a drug screen.
Details of position:
Work from home or office.
Schedule appointments with the homeowners.
Drive to and conduct the survey.
Write up the survey from home using a Windows based PC.
Determine an accurate replacement cost of the home.
Document any unique construction and architectural features of the home.
Identify underwriting concerns.
Make recommendations on how to prevent future loss.
Prior underwriting experience preferred.
Prior inspection experience on residential homes.
Loss control experience preferred.
Construction experience preferred.
Computer competencies in Windows and internet environment required.