Structural/Mechanical Inspector
City of Medford, OR - Medford, OR

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This position is in the Building Department. Up to 10% salary differentials and incentives for education and professional certifications. The Structural/Mechanical position inspects a variety of commercial, industrial and residential structural work and the installation and repair of mechanical equipment for compliance with federal, state, and local codes. Performs other inspections as qualified. Provides technical information. Prepares and maintains records and reports. Does some plan review on commercial and residential projects as assigned. Does other related work as required. Works under the general supervision of the Building Safety Director who reviews work for compliance with department standards and procedures. Supervision is not normally a responsibility of this classification.

Job Qualifications:
Knowledge of the techniques, practices, and procedures of building construction; knowledge of the installation and operation of mechanical systems; knowledge of the applicable federal, state, and local codes; skill in reading blueprints and plans; skill in the interpretation of structural and mechanical codes; ability to follow oral and written instructions; ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Multiple certifications beyond those required are desired.

Experience and Education – Three years experience as a building construction foreman or contractor preferably including experience on a variety of construction and mechanical installation projects and graduation from high school or vocational school, supplemented by courses in engineering and mechanics; or any satisfactory equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the desirable knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Special Requirements – Possession of a valid Oregon driver’s license. Possession of a State of Oregon A level structural and mechanical inspectors certificates. Ability to work outdoors in all types of local weather and the ability to gain access to all areas of a construction site.

Supplemental Information:
TO APPLY : City of Medford employment application must be completed online via the City's website by 4:00 p.m. deadline on October 5, 2012. The City of Medford complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you consider yourself disabled and desire assistance in the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department. SELECTION PROCESS : Applications will be reviewed by the Human Resources Department. Candidates most closely meeting the City’s needs will be referred to the Building Department for interview with final appointment by the City Manager. Those selected must provide proof of legal right to work in this country. Employment is subject to favorable criminal history, pre-employment physical exam - including drug screen, and driving record background investigation.

Posting: 2012-37