Water Mitigation Technician | $18-$22/hour

Do you like helping people? Do you like being dependable? Our client, the premier restoration company in the Northwest is looking for a Water Mitigation Technician.

Location: Portland, OR

The Water Mitigation Technician is responsible for the completion of water removal, and structural drying for residential or commercial properties that have been affected by fire, water, or mold damage.

A positive attitude, professional work ethic, and a desire to help people in need are requirements for this position. We are a 24/7 emergency service company so applicants must be available to work a rotating on-call schedule. IICRC, WRT certification with two years of experience is preferred but not required.

They offer a compensation package that includes Personal Time Off (PTO), Holiday Pay, 401k employer match, Medical & Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Company Vehicle, Additional Paid Training, and other perks.

Job Responsibilities

  • Structural in place drying methods
  • Water extraction and removal of water-damaged materials
  • Removal of affected contents within damaged area
  • Set up and monitoring of drying equipment
  • Job documentation and record-keeping
  • Set up and maintain containment
  • Containment and remediation of building materials impacted with mold
  • Biohazard cleanup


  • Experience in responding, setting up and managing commercial/residential drying equipment
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must be available for 24 hours on-call services (6 Week rotation) during a work shift
  • Strong work ethic and desire to be a part of a team
  • Customer service driven mindset
  • Having your own tools preferred

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and all qualified candidates will be considered.

To apply, send your resume to careers@careerpathsnw.com, call 425.968.9000, or click the Quick Apply button below.

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