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The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that was established to provide unbiased professional building code compliance services, while enhancing the communities in which we work. At IBTS, our mission is to deliver quality services to meet the challenges of governance at all levels while enhancing public safety, economic development, and the general welfare of the community. Our services include Building and Community Development, Energy and Sustainability Services, Disaster Planning and Recovery, Quality Assurance, as well as Compliance and Risk Monitoring.
IBTS is headquartered in Ashburn, VA, with additional offices in Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Texas and Washington, DC.
We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. S3 Residence, disability, and veterans encouraged to apply.
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The Design Review Architect/Engineer will be one of several design reviewers responsible for fulfilling the requirements as outlined in the Manufactured Housing and Monitoring Services contract by supporting HUD's federal oversight responsibility for the design, manufacture, inspection, and consumer complaint handling of all manufactured homes. Specifically, the Design Review Architect/Engineer will be responsible for completing technical and regulatory design review activities necessary to evaluate the performance of Design Approval Primary Inspection Agencies (DAPIAs) under the Federal Manufactured Housing Program requirements and develop performance assessments for each agency. Generally speaking, a DAPIA is responsible for evaluating and approving a manufacturer's designs and quality control procedures used to produce homes to ensure that these elements comply with the HUD regulations and standards.
This position will also responsible for completing other services and special activities as may be assigned by IBTS management that are commensurate to the Design Review Architect/Engineer's education, background, and experience. In fulfilling the functional responsibilities, the Design Review Architect/Engineer will strive to work in the most efficient, cost-effective, accurate, and professional manner possible.
The Design Review Architect/Engineer primarily receives direction from the Manager of Design Review Architects/Engineers (MDRAE). However, additional operational duties and assignments may be made by the Program Manager or members of the management team as needed to accomplish organizational goals and objectives (i.e., other technical, inspection, and review activities). The Design Review Architect/Engineer may, from time-to-time, be asked to take a lead role in providing other services critical to the performance of IBTS contractual obligations such as inspections, research, or similar technical services relevant to the Design Review Architect/Engineer's education, background, and experience.
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