This is a Craigslist Ad Taken from Bakersfield, CA. I found it on SOFI Blog and wanted to pass it on and maybe get some insight as I kinda thought it was PRICED A BIT HIGH for them! Compensation is $2.00 per inspection (up to 300-500 inspections per month, starting) — approximately $600-$1,000 +/- per month gross.
No Experience Necessary!!!
We will train you!
GAS EFFICIENT VEHICLE
LAPTOP COMPUTER (WINDOWS PREFERRED)
VALID DRIVERS LICENSE, VEHICLE REGISTRATION & CAR INSURANCE POLICY
ELIGIBILITY TO LEGALLY WORK IN THE U.S. (PROOF REQ. FOR TAX PURPOSES)
Looking for someone that can start immediately. Must be able to read a map (or follow GPS, follow turn-by-turn directions, etc.) and adhere to deadlines. Inspection work available in the following towns: Bakersfield (multiple zips), Arvin, Lamont, Delano (+Richgrove), McFarland, Wasco, Lost Hills, Shafter, Buttonwillow, Taft (+Fellows/Derby Acres). Additional orders in nearby/surrounding areas will also occasionally be required, as communicated.
Ideally, the inspector would be located centrally in the Bakersfield area, or nearby their assigned area.
Applicant must be communicative, dependable, and have flexible schedule
Inspector would be required to drive to property, take photos to verify occupancy and condition, and leave door cards, if necessary.
All materials (door cards, vacancy stickers, etc.) will be provided at time of training.
No physical demands other than sitting/driving up to 8+ hours and standing/walking to physically inspect homes and deliver door cards.
You will have the freedom to make your own day-to-day schedule, within deadline requirements.
Compensation will be higher for certain areas and/or for certain specialty orders. These will be clearly stated for you upon assignment.
There will be opportunity for advancement in the number of monthly inspections, if the inspector is interested, after proficiency and ability is demonstrated through consistent quality results. There will also be opportunity for pay increase based on previously mentioned factors.
Compensation is MONTHLY – you will be paid for the entire month’s work on the 15th of the next month. (E.g. — you work Sept. 1 – Sept. 30 = pay day on Oct. 15)
You will be responsible for your own gas expenditure, which is why a gas efficient vehicle is VERY important.
Profitability is based on volume = the more inspections you are able to complete in a work day, the greater your profitability will be. Your training will cover good routing techniques to maximize efficiency.
Training will consist of documents and videos to read over and watch, as well as on job/in car training. Please note, for training purposes, you may train in an area that is NOT your designated or preferred area.
Please contact via email and provide your name, email, phone number and include your resume and/or a description of your work history, qualifications and professional contacts.
If you have any questions, please also include them in your email.
We would like to begin phone interviews as early as September 12th – please provide a “best time to contact” in your reply.
• Location: bakersfield; kern county
• Compensation: $2.00 per inspection (300-500 per month, starting)
•Principals only. Recruiters, please don’t contact this job poster.
•Please, no phone calls about this job!
•Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.