Inspects driver/vehicle records; physically inspects vehicles and checks cargo manifest for hazardous materials and attends training courses. Learns usage of communications equipment and inspections procedures. Selection Method : Qualifying: All candidates who apply and meet the minimum requirements are eligible for placement on the register for hiring consideration. Group : AUXILIARY LAW ENFORCEMENT Characteristics of the Class : Receives formal training and performs closely monitored inspections of motor carrier vehicles for compliance with motor carrier laws and regulations.
Issues citations when appropriate. Performs data processing of motor carrier observations and commercial motor vehicle inspections; and performs other duties as required. Typical Working Conditions and Unique Physical Requirements : Incumbents in this classification typically perform their work at weigh facilities conducting commercial vehicle inspections. Incumbents in this class must possess the ability to walk, climb, stoop, crawl around, on and under vehicles to physically inspect them and be able to lift and carry 50 pounds.
Additional Requirements : Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check.