South Orange County
CAA is currently interviewing for a Public Works Inspector to work in South Orange County.
Duties: Supervises and manages public works construction projects. This entails assuring contractor’s work conforms to the project specifications and is accomplished by inspecting the contractor’s work on a daily basis; by keeping a daily record of
Instructions and directions given to the contractor regarding plan and specification
Interpretation and any required change orders; coordinating with an independent testing lab any materials testing required by project specifications; by verifying quantities for payment on contractor’s monthly pay request; by coordinating construction activities with residents, utility companies and other agencies. Traveling should be expected as well as night and weekend work.
Education and Experience: Graduation from high school and four (4) years of experience in public works construction/inspection or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Considerable knowledge of public works construction management, inspection, methods and materials; knowledge of contract administration and pay estimates; working knowledge of methods and interpretation of soil analysis, materials, compaction and density tests; ability to read and interpret plans and specifications; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, contractors, other departments and the public; ability to follow written and oral instructions; ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.