SENIOR ENGINEERING INSPECTOR
ISSUE DATE: 7/18/2017
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
ELIGIBILITY: Internal & External Applicants
LOCATION: Public Works Department
One (1) Regular Full-Time Non-Exempt Vacancy
Anticipated Hiring Range: $16.66/HR. - $21.65/HR., Depending on Qualifications
DEFINITION: Under general direction, the purpose of the position is to perform highly technical engineering inspection work over City development and construction activities. Employees in this classification perform at senior professional level, and are accountable for overseeing Public Works projects enforcing compliance with all applicable City, State, and Federal codes and regulations and according to approved plans. Work includes inspection of private and public improvement projects. May supervise others as directed or required. Performs other duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Not all inclusive): Oversees and inspects the construction of City capital improvement projects as well as commercial or land development projects regulated by the City to ensure construction is in compliance with approved construction plans. Assists with review and recommends Right-Of-Way Use Permits and Excavation Permits. Inspects grading work for proper materials, moisture content, width, grade and drainage; inspects surfacing work for proper width, depth, mixture and amount of material; inspects construction of stormwater and other structures for proper alignment, grade and elevation. Confirms monthly payment applications with contractors; advises private construction superintendents of deficiencies in work; confers with and reports problems to the responsible developer or consulting engineer;
approves site development construction work for the Department and determines compliance with the site engineering permit. Inspects subdivisions and all other privately funded and public/private joint ventures during construction and approves each element of work before next level is placed. Participates in final acceptance inspection of subdivisions, public and private construction projects. Writes reports and compiles information concerning permit violations. Investigates complaints received by public works concerning various situations such as flooding, pavement conditions, right of way, and encroachment; makes recommendations as to validity and solution. Performs related work as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED required; supplemented by college level course work or vocational training in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field; supplemented by three (3) years of responsible technical experience in engineering inspection; or an acceptable equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Florida Driver's License. Must have or be able to obtain within one year of hire: a Florida Stormwater Erosion and Sedimentation Control Inspector Certification, Intermediate MOT certificate, FDOT Earthwork Level 1, and FDOT Concrete Technician. Must be familiar with and able to perform density tests for compaction by the dry sleeve method.
BENEFITS: Full City Benefits to include Florida Retirement System, paid employee health/dental, accrued vacation, sick leave and more.
HOW TO APPLY: Download the job application here. Submit completed application in person or by mail: City of Deltona, Attn: HRD, 2345 Providence Blvd., Deltona FL 32725. Fax applications to: (386) 878-8751.
Veteran Preference in appointment will be given to those eligible.
If you require an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application/selection process, you must notify the Human Resources Department at 386-878-8750 at least 48 hours (excluding weekends and holidays) prior to the meeting or activity.
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