- Stockton, CA, USA
- Full Time
Under general supervision of a Condor Earth licensed professional engineer, inspect work quality and materials used in a variety of public works projects including the construction of streets, bridges, water systems, sewers, utilities, subdivision and commercial street improvements, landscape maintenance, encroachment activities, and grading. The Senior Resident Inspector is responsible for ensuring conformance with City/County standards, codes, designs, and specifications; City/County safety standards; maintaining records and prepare reports on projects inspected.
- Observe work during progress through completion; recommend progress payments and log in pay books as necessary; confer with developers, contractors, superintendents, inspectors, and owners; ensure that safety procedures are followed; advise contractors of changes in plans and variances.
- Monitor contractors, sub-contractors and developers through all phases of construction to ensure compliance with all City/County standards and municipal code requirements; engineering specifications or other appropriate standards, including completing thorough inspections of work performed.
- Conduct final inspections; review as-built drawings; compile final inspection correction list and inspect corrections.
- Represent the City/County needs and requirements to developers, contractors, and engineers; review plans and specifications to gain familiarity with construction projects.
- Confer with property owners regarding project schedule and hazards; schedule service interruptions with the least interference and least inconvenience to property owners.
- Coordinate work and interact with other City/County departments and outside agencies.
- Prepare various inspection reports as required; maintain files and reports regarding inspection activities and findings.
- General understanding of applicable laws, regulations, codes, ordinances and policies governing public works construction, basic civil engineering principles and practices.
- Apply and understand the general principles of soil and geological conditions, constructions principles and basic mathematics.
- Perform cost control; recognize potential cost increases and provide alternatives, recommendations and solutions.
- Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
- Respond to and assist with emergency repairs and scheduled work after normal business hours
- Other duties as assigned.
- Accountability Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
- Accurate Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
- Communication, Oral Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
- Communication, Written Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.
- Detail Oriented Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
- Organized Ability to be structured and methodical in working skills.
- Reliability Ability to be dependable and trustworthy.
- Self-Motivated Ability to be internally inspired to perform a task to the best of one's ability using his or her own drive or initiative.
- Technical Aptitude Ability to relate to topics which require an understanding or specialized knowledge.
- Time Management Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines.
- Working Under Pressure Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.
- Five years' experience with progression of responsibilities, involving the construction and maintenance of public works or water facilities.
- Professional Certification in the building or construction trades preferred.
- High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
- ICC Inspection credentials preferred.
- NICET Level 2-4 preferred.