UTILITIES INSPECTIONS SUPERVISOR
Must have the physical, developmental and mental ability to perform job tasks, work efforts, responsibilities and duties of the job illustrated. The job description herein provides for the range of duties to be performed for this position. It is not intended to reflect all duties that are required within this position.
Supervises the Department’s inspection activities required for new developments and capital projects for water, wastewater, and reclaimed water facilities and systems to ensure that these developments are constructed in accordance with; local, state, and federal regulations; Polk County Utilities Technical Standards, design specifications, and approved plans.
Responsible for the supervision of the Department’s Utilities Inspectors. Works with the Utilities Inspection Staff during construction to ensure the integrity of the construction and conformance to design plans and specifications.
Works with Utilities Operations Division in the coordination of potable water, reclaimed water, and wastewater systems and facilities being constructed with the intent of the systems and facilities being turned over to the County upon construction completion.
Reviews Schedule of Values from contractors and affirms that the items have been installed in accordance with the record drawings as required prior to Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) acceptance of the development’s utility systems.
Works with and supervises the Utilities Inspectors during construction to ensure the integrity of the construction and conformance to the approved construction plans and specifications of potable water, reclaimed water, and wastewater systems and facilities. May coordinate the work of others and perform related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
Knowledge of the terminology, concepts, principals and practices of civil/environmental engineering and the design of potable water, wastewater, and reclaimed water facilities and systems. Knowledge of methods, techniques, and materials used in potable water, wastewater, and reclaimed water construction. Knowledge of land and construction surveying and project management. Knowledge of electrical controls, electronic instrumentation, SCADA telemetry systems, electrical power generation, and electrical service construction.
Ability to learn county, state, and federal rules, regulations, policies, ordinances, and laws as applicable to potable water, wastewater, and reclaimed water facilities and systems. Ability to concentrate on detail, and essential work tasks, to perform mathematical tasks, to research and investigate problems, and to verify and recommend problem solutions.
Ability to plan, use good judgment, make independent decisions, organize, and coordinate work on various projects. Ability to read and interpret complex engineering and electrical plans. Ability to prepare reports, letters, memorandums, etc. Ability to communicated effectively, both written and orally. Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with employees, officials, developers, engineers, contractors and the public. Knowledge of and ability to utilize, (i.e.: word processing programs (i.e.: Microsoft Word), as well as various database and spreadsheet programs (i.e.: Microsoft Access and Excel). Knowledge of AutoCAD computer-aided design. Knowledge of electrical and electronic theory. Knowledge of the installation and operation of telemetry human-machine interface, SCADA, and Plant Process Control Systems
Graduate of an accredited two (2) year college or university with major course work in a civil or environmental engineering curriculum or a related field An equivalent amount of college or university course work in a civil or environmental engineering curriculum may be substituted for an Associate’s Degree. At least two (2) years of engineering inspection and permitting experience in water, and/or wastewater systems and facilities projects and a minimum of three (3) years supervisory experience.
Must possess a valid driver's license and be able to secure a valid Florida driver's license at the time of employment.
A comparable amount of related training and experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications.
JOB LOCATION : Utilities, Winter Haven, FL
WORK SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
HIRING RATE : $44,616.00 - $54,828.00 (Pay Grade 25)
Interested applicants and employees should apply by creating an application profile as detailed below. Apply no later than the closing date indicated above. Posting may close at any time without notice.
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POLK COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, HUMAN RESOURCES (863) 534-6030
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