Economic Opportunity Program Inc. Job Vacancy Announcement
650 Baldwin Street Elmira NY 14901 607-734-0795

Position: Weatherization Laborer

Location: Economic Opportunity Program, 650 Baldwin St, Elmira NY

Department: Energy Services Bureau

Rate of pay: $14/hour

Closing Date: Jan. 31, 2020

Send to: Nicky Howland
WAP/Energy Services Bureau Director
650 Baldwin St.
Elmira, NY 14901

Under the direct supervision of the Energy Services Director/Assistant Energy Services Director and crew supervisor, will perform the following duties:
 Properly install high-density blown cellulose, including removing and replacing different types of siding materials without damage to siding.
 Install air-sealing materials to control infiltration using proper application and techniques.
 Perform all measures requiring carpentry skills on housing units as assigned.
 Perform interim and post blower door tests to measure infiltration rates. Use blower door to direct air sealing measures, utilizing computer software to generate flow reports.
 Maintain proper material inventory control records related to units worked on.
 Properly use and maintain Weatherization Program tools and equipment.
 Comply with all rules and regulations pertaining to Weatherization safety rules and procedures. Perform practices and procedures to ensure worker, co-worker and client health and safety.
 Participate in training activities to stay current in procedures and techniques.
 Maintain confidentiality of all client and agency information.
 Perform all other duties as assigned.

 Candidate must have a high school diploma or GED and minimum of one year experience in the construction field. Must possess or have the ability to obtain Building Performance Institute certification as a Building Analyst I within one year
 Understanding of insulation materials, equipment, and sidewall and attic installation techniques.
 Understanding of fundamentals of energy, heat transfer and infiltration.
 Ability to find air leaks using simple shell diagnostic methods
 Recognition of combustion appliance equipment, its operation and its components
 Understanding of construction materials and their proper application, knowledge of building types, components and terminologies.
 General carpentry skills and ability to install replacement windows and doors.
 Math skills relevant to responsibilities of the position.
 Basic computer skills and the ability to operate computer software designed for blower door calculations.
 Must be physically able to bend, lift 50lbs., crawl in confined spaces, climb ladders, and use power and hand tools. Ability to work in all types of weather conditions.
 Must have current and valid NYS driver’s license.