2017-09-26 2017-10-31

Engineering Inspector II

Company: City of Winter Garden
Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
Location: Winter Garden, Florida
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Job ID: 45097
Website: http://www.cwgdn.com

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Closing Date: 11/25/17 11:59 p.m. Eastern

Description

This is highly technical work in the field of construction inspection. Work in the class includes responsibility for inspection of a variety of construction projects for conformance with engineering plans and specifications and other regulations. Work is performed independently on field inspections, involving decisions requiring the use of personal initiative, technical judgment, discretion, and human relations skills, however, consultations are held with the Assistant City Manager - Public Works and City Engineer on the more difficult or unusual cases. Work is reviewed through periodic inspections, conferences, and analysis of reports. Work is performed under the administrative directions of the City Engineer.

Duties

  • Reviews, oversees, and inspects the work performed by contractors during construction of capital improvement and private development projects to insure that all aspects of the project are constructed in accordance with the approved plans and specifications. Document deficiencies and ensure corrections are made.
  • Reviews plans and specifications of projects prior to construction and attends pre-construction meetings. Witnesses, tests, reviews, evaluates, and interprets test data as it pertains to construction and maintenance projects.
  • Prepares and maintains notes, diaries, field logs, and project files pertaining to the testing and construction of all projects assigned.
  • Reviews pay requests for capital improvement projects for mathematical accuracy and that work installed and materials stored are accurate for the invoice period and the overall project.
  • Reviews change orders for fair pricing by contractors.
  • Responds to citizen complaints involving construction projects.
  • Reviews utilities and roadway plans and specifications for accuracy and conformance to standard construction practices.
  • Participates with City Engineer in the selection, planning, evaluation, and implementation of various construction and inspection programs.
  • Prepares technical reports on various construction and quality control subjects.
  • Perform National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) inspections and document the results.
  • Performs other assigned duties as required.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from High School
  • Seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in construction inspection or testing of capital improvement and private development projects involving roadways, stormwater facilities, potable water distribution systems, sanitary pump stations, gravity sewer collection systems, reclaimed water distribution systems, potable water treatment and wastewater treatment facilities.
  • Possession of an acceptable Florida Class B CDL License preferred.
  • Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) Stormwater Certification or ability to obtain in 6 months
  • Possession of an Orange County Underground Utility Competency Card or ability to obtain in 6 months.
  • Exceptions to the minimum qualifications must be reviewed by the Human Resources Director and approved by the City Manager prior to job offer.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Thorough knowledge of the practices, methods, and materials of underground utility construction.
  • Thorough knowledge of modern construction inspections procedures.
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable plans, specifications, and construction codes.
  • Considerable knowledge of mathematics through trigonometry and plane geometry.
  • Thorough knowledge of Public Service Commission and Department of Transportation regulation.
  • Knowledge of city and county utility and environmental ordinances.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering plans, and specifications.
  • Ability to use independent judgment without detailed instructions from supervisor.
  • Ability to work from oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships as necessitated by the work.
  • Ability to operate surveying, computer, and testing equipment.

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