Starting Salary: $15.73
Salary Range for this Position: $15.73 - $25.67
Current Pasco County Employees - Please refer to the Career Service Manual for starting salary information.
Responsible inspection work in quality control of public works and/or utilities projects primarily in earthwork, drainage, and road construction to ensure compliance with all applicable County ordinances, standards, and approved construction drawings.
Essential Job Functions:
Confers with project engineers and contractors to ensure compliance with all applicable County Ordinances, standards, plans, and specifications. Ensures that the engineer and/or contractor provides the required number and types of tests needed for the project. Prepares daily written reports on all inspection activities and collects test reports forming a project file to be submitted to the supervisor for review. Investigates and prepares reports on citizen complaints that pertain to compliance with County ordinances. Provides site inspections, sampling of stormwater and other related duties required under the NPDES MS4 permit. Performs related work as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of testing procedures used in civil engineering inspections. Knowledge of public works and/or utilities construction procedures and materials, the ability to interact with local contractors and engineers, and the skill to formulate concise inspection reports. Knowledge and experience with Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) standards and methods. Ability to prepare inspection reports.
PHYSICAL SKILLS: Ability to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and also push or pull heavy objects. May use a handling device (dolly, cart, etc.) or work with another team member to lift and/or move excessively heavy objects. Requires standing, walking, bending, stooping, and sitting. Works indoors and outdoors in varying weather conditions. Ability to communicate effectively using speaking, hearing, writing, and vision skills.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE: Graduation from high school or possession of an acceptable equivalency diploma. College level work in civil engineering or drafting technology or industry training in roadway construction and drainage preferred. Five years experience in a responsible position with a contractor, engineer, or governmental entity performing public works projects. A comparable amount of directly related experience MAY be substituted at the County’s discretion for the minimum educational requirements if candidates are not available that fully meet the minimum requirements of the position as posted.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, OR REGISTRATIONS: Must possess a valid driver’s license.
ADA STATEMENT: A qualified employee or applicant with a disability may be afforded a reasonable accommodation to perform the essential job functions of a position in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.