Diablo Water District Jobs – Construction Inspector

Website Delta Diablo

Job Description:

Under general supervision, performs inspections of excavations, structures, mechanical, electrical and instrumentation system installations of capital improvement construction projects and integrates special project work with regular work schedules, monitors operational details,

Job Responsibilities:

  • Technical Support: Researches and maintains information on changes to construction standards, code requirements, new materials and other developments in public works construction practices. Personally inspects and trains other staff in performing inspections of sewer laterals installed by private contractors and builders within the service areas. Maintains logs of installations, project materials, forms, payments and other documentation of projects in construction. Updates all records, drawings, operations manuals and maintenance documents to assure information on completed projects properly reflects actual installations. Prepares reports and provides information on construction subjects.
    Construction Inspection: Inspects and observes testing of multiple public and private water and wastewater pipelines and facilities throughout the construction process including repairs performed by other agencies and on behalf of the district.
  • Performs civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation inspections on capital improvement and repair construction projects to underground installations, pump stations, treatment plants and facilities. Insures and enforces compliance with all federal, state, and local laws, regulations and codes of materials and methods and coordinates interaction of customers, contractors, consultants, staff and other agencies during construction.
  • Contract Administration: Schedules and coordinates work of major contractors, subcontractors and utility agencies. Negotiates change orders and extra work provisions, produces written and narrative reports with recommendations for contract alterations, payments, etc. Maintains records on work progress and monitors the processing of administrative and technical support activities associated with project work and contract payments. Coordinates construction activity with other departments and other agencies as needed to provide reports and update information on project developments.
  • Project Planning: Participates in evaluating capital improvement project construction needs. Assists in reviewing plans and details of criteria for project design, specifications, constructibility and constraints. Advises on compliance with federal, state, regional and local ordinances, regulations, laws and codes as they apply to district construction projects. Assists in negotiation of construction contracts.

Job Requirements:

  • Five (5) years of full time paid work experience in inspection of public works water or wastewater systems construction projects involving mechanical, structural and/or electrical work. This five year experience may be met if at least two (2) years of such experience was gained while employed as a DDSD employee.

Job Details:

Company: Delta Diablo

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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