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Construction Inspector I

Category: Other
Description:
THE CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR I PERFORMS TECHNICAL WORK INSPECTING AND PROVIDING CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION FOR MULTIPLE CONCURRENT CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS FOR THE CITY AND WATER/SEWER INFRASTRUCTURE ASSOCIATED WITH DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS THROUGHOUT THE SERVICE AREA. THIS EMPLOYEE PERFORMS INSPECTIONS OF WATER, SEWER, SIDEWALK, ROADS AND STRUCTURES, STREETSCAPES AND GREENWAYS CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS TO ENFORCE LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL LAWS, ORDINANCES, SPECIFICATIONS, AND STANDARDS. WORK INCLUDES REVIEWING AND APPROVING PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS, DETAILS AND SHOP DRAWINGS FOR CONFORMANCE TO TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AND STANDARD DETAILS. WORK ALSO INVOLVES CORRESPONDING AND/OR MEETING WITH ENGINEERS, REGULATORS, UTILITIES AND CONTRACTORS TO REVIEW SPECIFICATIONS CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS.EMPLOYEE SHOULD POSSESS CONSIDERABLE KNOWLEDGE OF WATER AND SEWER LINE, STREET, SIDEWALK, AND STORM DRAINAGE CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES, PROCESSES AND MATERIALS, AND THE ABILITY TO DETERMINE WHETHER DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS ARE BEING MET.;OF ENGINEERING SPECIFICATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATING TO WATER AND SEWER LINE, STREET, AND STORM DRAINAGE CONSTRUCTION. WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF SURVEYING EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS, DRAFTING AND GPS. ABILITY TO INSPECT AND OBSERVE MATERIAL AND CONSTRUCTION TESTING PROCEDURES AND TO INTERPRET THE RESULTS. ABILITY TO READ AND INTERRUPT LAWS, ORDINANCES, PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS, AND BLUEPRINTS AND TO COMPARE THEM WITH VARIOUS ASPECTS OF CONSTRUCTION IN PROGRESS. ABILITY TO OPERATE SURVEYING AND DRAFTING EQUIPMENT AS WELL AS READ AND INTERPRET BLUEPRINTS;ABILITY TO DETECT ERRORS AND MAINTAIN EFFECTIVE WORKING RELATIONSHIPS WITH CONTRACTORS, DEVELOPERS, CONSTRUCTION WORKERS, THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND OTHER EMPLOYEES; ABILITY TO EXERCISE TACT AND FIRMNESS IN THE ENFORCEMENT OF REQUIREMENTS AND SUCCESSFUL CONFLICT RESOLUTION STRATEGIES. ABILITY TO PLAN AND ORGANIZE OWN WORK AND MAINTAIN THE NECESSARY RECORDS AND REPORTS AND PERFORMS OTHER RELATED JOB DUTIES AS ASSIGNED.THIS POSITION REQUIRES EXERTING UP TO 50 POUNDS OF FORCE OCCASIONALLY, UP TO 20 POUNDS OF FORCE FREQUENTLY, AND UP TO 10 POUNDS OF FORCE CONSTANTLY TO MOVE OBJECTS. WORK IS TYPICALLY PERFORMED IN AN OFFICE AS WELL AS OUTDOORS.SALARY RANGE OF $40,696- $61,930.DOQ. FLSA STATUS: NON-EXEMPT.EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED COMMUNITY COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY WITH AN ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE IN CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY OR RELATED FIELD SUPPLEMENTED BY 1 TO 4 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN CONSTRUCTION OBSERVATION AND INSPECTION, OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE THAT PROVIDES THE REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES.: STORMWATER INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE CERTIFICATION FROM NC STATE UNIVERSITY WITHIN FIRST YEAR OF CLASSIFICATION, COMPLETION OF APWA-NC CONSTRUCTION INSPECTION FOR PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS WORKSHOP WITHIN FIRST 18 MONTHS OF CLASSIFICATION. .TO APPLY: APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.HVLNC.GOV ORHTTPS://WWW.HENDERSONVILLENC.GOV/EMPLOYMENT-1.EEO
Employer: City of Hendersonville
Expires: 7/21/2019
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