JOB DESCRIPTIONS

VSRS is recruiting skilled workers for emergency hurricane work in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. 

This is an emergency contract that can last between 1 week to several months to over a year.

We have no idea right now how long it will last.

Below are the jobs we are hiring for and the pay rates.

 

All Jobs pay a per diem of $269 - $457 per day based on location

 

We are providing flights to Puerto Rico and The US Virgin Islands at no cost to you.

If interested, you must be able to go to the airport within 48 hours of job acceptance.

Site Safety and Health Officer

Job Description-

5-7 years in safety and health related environment. Basic qualifications are: 1) broad
knowledge of safety and occupational health principles, methods, and techniques. 2) Skill in recognizing hazardous or potentially hazardous conditions, developing measures to eliminate or control these conditions and effectively communicating the appropriate
measures to resolve these problems is essential. 3) A practical knowledge of the methods, techniques, and procedures applies by industrial hygienists and environmental and fire prevention engineers is frequently necessary . Understanding of the EM385-1-1 methodology and familiar with EPP & SPCC. Additional Minimum Qualifications/Certifications for the Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO): OSHA 30 Industrial Industry and OSHA 30 Construction Industry Safety certifications; and maintain competency through having taken 8 hours of documented formal training every year. The SSHO is a part of the ICS command staff and provides guidance to the IC on HSE policy, procedures and applicable agency regulations. 

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, OSHA 30 in General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, First Aid/CPR/AED, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary
Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: EM385-1-1, HAZWOPER

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $300 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $200 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Site Safety and Health Specialist

Job Description-

3-5 years in safety and health related environment. Basic qualifications are: 1) broad
knowledge of safety and occupational health principles, methods, and techniques. 2) Skill in recognizing hazardous or potentially hazardous conditions, developing measures to eliminate or control these conditions and effectively communicating the appropriate
measures to resolve these problems is essential. 3) A practical knowledge of the methods, techniques, and procedures applies by industrial hygienists and environmental and fire prevention engineers is frequently necessary . Understanding of the EM385-1-1 methodology and familiar with EPP & SPCC. Additional Minimum Qualifications/Certifications for the Site Safety and Health Specialist (Safety Specialist): OSHA 30 General Industrial and OSHA 30 Construction Industry Safety
certifications; and maintain competency through having taken 8 hours of documented formal training every year. The SSHO is a part of the ICS command staff and reports to the Site Safety and Health Officer. 

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, OSHA 30 in General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, First Aid/CPR/AED, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: EM385-1-1, HAZWOPER

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $250 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $200 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Administrative Support Staff

Job Description-

High school diploma or equivalent, with 2-4 years’ experience performing administrative duties preferred to be related to finance, and cost analysis. Proficiency with Microsoft Office, and good telephone etiquette. Self-motivated and professional; and adept at
problem solving. Good written and verbal communication skills. Will also support management team with credentialing and bar coding of all DER related equipment and personnel. Additional administrative duties as required.

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: IS- 100, First Aid CPR/AED

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $175 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $150 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Electrical Branch Leader

Job Description-

The Electrical Branch Leader is licensed as a Master Electrician with an active license under the JHA of the State of Licensure. He/she has met all the prerequisites of the license and has been tested for their knowledge of the National Electric Code. Mandatory previous mission experience provides a deep understanding on the procedures and methods of standy by emergency generator installation. Proficiency with the hazards associated with the installation and de-installation of emergency standby generators. Assists with verification of BOM requirements to meet local and national electrical codes. Knowledge of emergency stand by generators operation, with competency in medium and low voltage systems; and connectivity. Reports to the Operations Chief.

REQUIRED-
Current Master Electricians License, IS-100,
DOD AT1, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety
First Aid CPR/AED, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: NFPA 70e Training & Certificaiton or equivalent, OSHA 30 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $300 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Fuel Truck Driver

Job Description-

Minimum of 1 year driving experience, or have successful completion of a commercial vehicle training program consisting of at least 100 hours, Clean MVR (Motor Vehicle Record); and a valid class A or B driver’s license with HAZMAT endorsement. Experience operating power and manual tools; and light and heavy equipment. Experience working outside in different geogrphical climates. Strong knowledge of fuel delivery equipment (trucks, pumps, etc.), and the ability to problem solve quickly under pressure. Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment,  with interpersonal skills to work well with others in a team environment.

REQUIRED-

DOD AT1, CDL with HAZMAT Endorsement, Annual HAZMAT Training and Certification
IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: First Aid, CPR/AED, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, HAZWOPER

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $300 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Diesel Generator Technician

Job Description-

1-3 years’ experience in the servicing and preventative maintenance of diesel engines including fundamental Tier IV maintenance and regeneration activities. Able to perform prescribed oil and filter changes and generator inspection.

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power, First Aid/CPR/AED
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, HAZWOPER or equivalent

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $325 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $150 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Diesel Generator Mechanic

Job Description-

3-5 years experience, with 2 of those years at the journeyman level in the diagnosis, repair, and maintenance on diesel engines, with preferred experience on diesel standby generators. Education or technical training in a field related to diesel engines, power generation plants, or related technical school, or equivalent on the job training.
Accredited college, university, or technical school may substitute 1 year of required practical experience. Emphasis on engine mechanical and electrical system failure diagnosis; and effective implementation of the required repairs, including fundamental knowledge of Tier IV components and functions.

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, First Aid/CPR/AED, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, HAZWOPER, Tier IV training and certification, or equivalent

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $275 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Diesel Generator Mechanic (Tier IV)

Job Description-

3-5 years experience, with 2 of those years at the journeyman level in the diagnosis, repair, and maintenance on diesel engines, with preferred experience on diesel standby generators. Education or technical training in a field related to diesel engines, power generating plants, or related technical school or equivalent on the job training.
Accredited college, university, or technical school may substitute 1 year of  required practical experience. Emphasis on not only engine mechanical and electrical system failure diagnosis; and effective implementation of the required repairs, but training or equivalent on Tier IV systems. 

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, First Aid/CPR/AED, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, Tier IV training and certification, or equivalent
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, HAZWOPER

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $350 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Electrician (Journeyman)

Job Description-

Electrician can be a Master or Journeyman Licensed/Certified Electrician. Both are state
licensed (where required), or have passed qualifying knowledge based, and practical exam. Both must have the required
experience and training for the issuing agency. Knowledge of techniques and emergency generator connectivity requirements is required; along with a deep understanding of separately and nonseparately derived systems. Reports to the Electrical Branch Leader.

REQUIRED-
Master or Journeyman’s electrical license/certification, DOD AT1,
First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA 10 in General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $350 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Electrician Helper (Apprentice)

Job Description-

Desired: 1-3 years previous work as electrician’s helper. Engaged in ongoing formal or
real-world electrical training under a licensed Master or Journeyman Electrician.

REQUIRED-

DOD AT1, First Aid/CPR/AED OSHA 10 in General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: IS-100

 

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $250 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $150 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Truck Driver

Job Description-

Minimum Requirements: 23 years of age or older.  A CDL, or meet state issuance license requirement for class of truck. Specialized endorsements for HAZMAT and tanker where required. Must provide ten full years of employment history; and be able to pass background checks. A safe driving record is required, in addition to passing a DOT physical and drug screening.

 

REQUIRED-
CDL License, or state issuance license requirement for class of truck
DOD AT1, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $250 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $225 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

MHE Operator

Job Description-

Minimum two years of verifiable experience as an MHE Operator including evaluating
equipment capabilities and limitations. High School Diploma or equivalent. Valid
Driver’s License. Prefer Equipment Operator training and certificate from accredited third party meeting current OSHA requirements; or verifiable military or civilian equipment operator training from construction field, or related certification.

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power, MHE Operator Certificate/License
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, First Aid/CPR/AED, HAZWOPER, or annual HAZMAT training

 

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $300 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $175 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Crane/Boom Operator

Job Description-

Crane/Boom operators must be meet eligibility requirements and be certified. Be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license. Comply with issuing agency's  Substance Abuse Policy, pass written examination(s), pass practical examination(s), and comply with issuing agency's code of ethics. Formal training through an accredited third party, or a company training certification program. Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of crane and boom operations; and limitations including but not limited to: Lattice Boom Crawler Cranes (LBC), Lattic Boom Truck Cranes (LBT), Telescopic Boom Cranes - Swing Cab (TLL), and Telescopic Booms Cranes - Fixed Cab (TSS). A State certification may be required in some jurisdictions. Adherence and specific compliance to all applicable sections, and clauses of the EM385-1-1 ; in addition to all related HSE practices, policies, and procedures. Operator must also meet equipment manufacturer's "operator" guidelines for operation, required inspections, and maintenance.

REQUIRED-
Certificate by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (CCO) for class of crane/boom, or equivalent certification by an accrediated third party, DOD AT1, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power OPTIONAL PREFERRED: First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $375 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Rigger/Spotter

Job Description-

Riggers must be meet eligibility requirements and be certified. Be at least 18 years of age, comply with issuing agency's Substance Abuse Policy, pass written examination(s), pass practical examination(s); and comply with issuing agency's code of ethics. Formal training through an accredited third party, or a company training certification program. Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of moving and handling loads. The level of certification depends upon the individuals training, knowledge, skills base, and the ability to perform functions related to the selection, inspection, and proper use of rigging equipment. Adherence and specific compliance to all applicable sections, and clauses of the EM385-1-1 ; in addition to all related HSE practices, policies, and procedures. The Rigger must be able to effectively communicate with the Crane/Boom Operator.

REQUIRED-
Certificate by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (CCO), or equivalent certification by an accrediated third party, DOD AT1, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power OPTIONAL PREFERRED: First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $350 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $265 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

IT/Communications Administrator

Job Description-

3-5 years of demonstrated experience in the design, development and installation of
communication and information network systems; including secure satellite communications, hardware and software. Comprehensive knowledge and support of the RAPP system, Cloud Base Server, VSAT and network connectivity, and digital/audio
communications. Able to provide software support for all mission applications. May also possess an FAA Drone Pilot license for assigned secondary duty during drone operations.

REQUIRED-

DOD AT1, First/Aid/CPR, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, FAA Drone Pilot License

 

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $350 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

IT/Communications Specialist

Job Description-

1-3 years of demonstrated experience in the design, development and installation of
communication and information network systems; including secure satellite communications, hardware and software. Comprehensive knowledge and support of the RAPP system, Cloud Base Server, VSAT and network connectivity, and digital/audio
communications. Able to provide software support for all mission applications. May also possess an FAA Drone Pilot license for assigned secondary duty during drone operations.

REQUIRED-
DOD AT1, First/Aid/CPR, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED: OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, FAA Drone Pilot License

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $300 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $250 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Quality Control Manager

Job Description-

Must be a Licensed/Certified Master Electrician, with previous emergency response experience during disaster events involving emergency power; and O&M services as a QA or Electrician. Possesses 2+ years of experience in the electrical installation, mechanical installation, repair and maintenance of emergency standby generators. Knowledge of standards, procedures, methods, and techniques, applicable to emergency power and construction projects including equipment, materials, and utility/ medium voltage systems. Knowledge of inspection, test, and measurement techniques  related to emergency power projects. Able to inspect electrical installations and identify potential hazards or problems. Deep understanding of electrical safety including arc flash protection, and oversight to enforce proper installation techniques with an emphasis on utility separation, deinstallation, safety, grounding and bonding. Able to provide training in electrical topics related to the mission.

REQUIRED-
Master Journeyman Electrical License/Certification, DOD AT1, First Aid/CPR/AED OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, NFPA 70e Training Certification, or equivalent, HAZWOPER

Rate - 

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $350 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Quality Control Officer

Job Description-

Significant, on-going experience related to the management of disaster response related
incidents and events that may involve simultaneous operations. Previous experience
includes either IC or Deputy IC positions with direct interface with mission related
activities. Functional experience in Incident Command at the levels or levels of
government commensurate with the scope of the incident. Satisfactory performance in
other positions within the ICS organizational structure, including Operations and/or
Planning Section Chief. Continual in-house and deployed training and gained experience
that will validate and verify demonstrated ability to perform required skills in exercises
and/or actual incidents every 5 years or as dictated by need . Understanding of the EM385 methodology and familiar with EPP & SPCC.and/or actual incidents every 5 years or as dictated by need . Understanding of the EM385-1-1
methodology and familiar with EPP & SPCC.

REQUIRED-
Master Journeyman Electrical License/Certification, DOD AT1, First Aid/CPR/AED OSHA 10 General Industry, or Construction Industry Safety, IS-815: ABCs of Temporary Emergency Power
OPTIONAL PREFERRED:
IS-100, NFPA 70e Training Certification, or equivalent, HAZWOPER

Rate-

Regular - 12 hour shift - $400 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)

Standby - 8 hour shift - $450 day rate + Per diem ($269 - $457 per day based on location)