Inspector Electrical Job Description Sample
Electrical QC Inspector
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently recruiting for a Electrical and Instrumentation Quality Control Inspector for a 6+ week project on the North Slope. Qualified candidates will be responsible for performing inspections and verifications in accordance with BP Alaska requirements and Wood Management System. This position ensures quality control standards in the execution of fabrication and construction activities.
Perform and document inspections and conduct subcontractor audits as required
Review applicable standards and codes to establish quality requirements and verify acceptance of finished products
Conduct inspections of electrical and instrumentation systems and system components
Monitor the installation of electrical equipment including conductors, conduit, cable, cable trays, hardware and instrumentation for compliance with BP Alaska requirements and Wood quality standards
Ensure all deliverables conform to drawings and specifications
Perform civil, structural, and architectural inspections as required
Investigate and address customer requests regarding quality
Implement quality control procedures and document control processes as required
Perform in-house audits on document control and material handling processes
Interface with project management and procurement to communicate quality or supplier issues
Ensure all deliverables are operational, complete, and ready for turnover to the customer
Comply with Wood and BP Alaska policies and procedures
Support the Wood zero-incident safety culture and assume personal accountability and responsibility for safe work practices in all projects, activities, and operations
Skills / Qualifications
High School diploma or general education degree (GED)
North Slope Training Cooperative (NSTC) safety training certification
Valid driver's license required
Annual vision examination including color vision tests
State of Alaska Certificate of Fitness in appropriate classification required
Minimum of five years' experience at the journeyman level
Working knowledge of the National Electrical Code required
Meet the physical requirements of this position including working in a remote location under arctic conditions.
Experience with inspection gauges, tools, and documentation to support quality inspection activities required.
Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel preferred
Must be methodical and systematic
Understanding of Quality Management Systems
Familiar with P&IDs, IFCs and Electrical Drawings
Willing to work with different nationalities
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
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JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for inspecting the installation of electrical systems, electrical safety regulations, and equipment to detect faulty wiring and design. The electrical inspector will ensure compliance with electrical codes, standards, city ordinances and other state regulations. The electrical inspector will visit existing facilities, perform inspections, and make recommendations for improvement. The electrical inspector will be able to do simple calculations like voltage drop, neutral loads, feeder and branch circuit loads. The Electrical Inspector performs inspections throughout UO parks by providing strong Electrical knowledge and abilities around commercial inspections.
Provide electrical inspection to ensure safety for electrical systems and components throughout UO buildings, Venues and construction sites. This electrical inspection to insure compliance with NEC, Universal Standards, UL508 (enclosure wiring), etc. Inspect electrical work for compliance with code requirements for wire insulation type, wire size, correct terminations (ferrules, lugs, etc.), stranded or solid wire, wire color and placement, number of wires, coding of electrical phases, grounding/shielding & bonding, wire numbering, voltages, etc. Perform QC checks on electrical work that UO and third parties complete on property to building, Ride & Show equipment and Ride Vehicles.
Provide proper evaluation of existing preventive maintenance (PM Job Plans) to insure they are completed according to appropriate policies, procedures and safety. The electrical inspector will provide oversight and support the Venues to make changes to the existing Job Plans. The electrical inspector will work with the new Venues in the development of their Job Plans, so they can be performed in a safe manner.
Assist with troubleshooting electrical systems and design. Conduct root cause analyses and mitigate future occurrences. Focus on improvements that make the electrical systems safer and more reliable.
Assist Engineering Management in developing and controlling the department's budget and other related requests.
Assist Management in the creation and modification of policies / procedures for inspections, establishing a clear path of future policies, providing direction and enforcing policies/procedures.
Provide comprehensive training to Engineers and Technical Services Team Members that covers electrical inspections, codes, power quality problems, types of circuitries, high voltage, electrical system design, testing of electrical parts, electrical hazards, etc.
Coordinate and facilitate intra-department partners and external resources to encourage friendly working relationships for everyone including: Environmental Health & Safety, Facilities, Finance and outside vendors.
SCOPE: Responsible for electrical inspection that provides accurate inspections of all Venue electrical systems to provide increased safety, reliability and operational improvements. Must be an electrical expert to help provide direction, help develop solutions and help implement new electrical technology with a focus on electrical safety for UO.
EDUCATION: High School Degree or GED is Required. An Associate's Degree (AA) or a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Related Fields is Preferred.
EXPERIENCE: 3 - 5 years demonstrated project experience of commercial electrical inspection and electrical installation/inspection in an amusement park industry; or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred.
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Required
- State of Florida Journeyman's Electrical License.
- Certified Electrical Inspector (CEI) or equivalent will be requested to be obtained within 90 days of employment.
Strong skills with a logical approach to problem solving, calculations, troubleshooting capabilities, and an understanding of electrical code standards.
Knowledge of NFPA, State Building code relating to electrical and best practices and knowledge of the permitting and inspection processes of the AHJ.
Understand Electrical Drawings, Technical Documents and electrical safety systems.
Ability to effectively accomplish the electrical inspection by verifying, developing inspection reports, communicating inspection results, evaluating the effectiveness of corrective action and follow-up inspections.
Must possess the knowledge and ability to effectively conduct different types of inspections in a professional, ethical and objective manner using and interpreting applicable standards/requirements, with an awareness of potential legal and financial ramification.
Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.
Universal is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Universal Orlando via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Universal Orlando HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Universal Orlando. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Universal Orlando as a result of the referral or through other means.
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Electrical Inspector 1
This position is in the Codes Administration department, and reviews approved plans and inspects new and existing electrical installations to ensure compliance with Metro Electrical Codes and other regulatory requirements.
The Metro Department of Codes and Building Safety, during the fiscal year 2015-2016 issued and tracked $3.7 billion in building permits, 50 percent more than the previous year. The department concerns itself with the safety of the public as occupants in homes and buildings throughout the county, and also promotes beautiful neighborhoods through the enforcement of local codes and zoning regulations. Codes is an exciting place to work during this period of growth and construction.
Prepares for, conducts, and follow-up on inspections of electrical installations
Reviews approved plans and specifications for compliance with regulatory coders
Meets with contractors, architects, engineers, and home owners on matters relating to codes regulations
Inspects installations to ensure that procedures and material meet approved standards
Follow-up with re-inspections to verify compliance with regulations and approved plans
Performs emergency re-connect inspections as needed
Prepares daily field inspection reports; uses a computer to input and retrieve information
Issues stop work orders for failure to comply with codes
Associate's Degree in Electrical Technology from an accredited college or university and 3 years of electrical inspection, electrical installation or related experience.
High School Diploma and 5 years of electrical inspection, electrical installation, or related experience.
Candidates with accreditations earned in a foreign institute are encouraged to apply.
Valid Driver License
- The following certification shall be obtained within 1 year of the hiring appointment:
Certified Electrical Inspector (ICC)
- Failure to meet certification requirements within the 1 year period shall result in disciplinary action.
Note: Per Metro Ordinance No. SO94-1078. All employees of the Metropolitan Government shall be residents of the State of Tennessee or become residents of the state within six (6) months of employment as a prerequisite to employment with the Metropolitan Government.
Preferred Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Thorough knowledge of International Code Council (ICC) and related regulatory code
Knowledge of the materials, methods, and practices used in installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems
Knowledge of OSHA
Ability to enforce codes and regulations
Knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment used in electrical construction
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.
Requests for ADA accommodation for the recruitment process should be directed to 615-862-6640.
Marine Electrical Inspector
Join a team with EXCELLENCE, LOYALTY and INTEGRITY!
CDI Corporation (CDI) is a $1 billion privately held company founded in 1950. We deliver engineering services to blue-chip clients with operations in markets around the world.
CDI Marine Company is a division of CDI Government Services and a leader in providing our clients with high quality, cost effective engineering, design and logistics services in the marine industry. For additional opportunities please visit us at www.cdicareercenter.com
CDI Marine Company was awarded the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Governor's Award in 2016.
Forbes.com named CDI as one of the Most Trustworthy Companies in the United States in 2012.
CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer
CDI is seeking Electrical Inspectors in support of COMNAVSURFPAC Engineering Readiness Assistance Team (RAT) to provide:
Sailor centric deck plate training assessments
Reporting, analysis, recommendations, corrective actions and post-action reporting with crews as they prepare for major evolutions, certifications and inspections
Identify performance/operational weaknesses throughout the assessment
Provide training and expertise to support identified weaknesses and improve operational readiness for Dock Landing Ships (LSDs), Amphibious Transport Docks (LPD-17s), Mine Counter Measure Ships (MCMs), Guided Missile Destroyers (DDGs), Guided Missile Cruisers (CGs), Guided Missile Frigates (FFGs), General Purpose Assault Ships (LHAs),Multiple Purpose Assault Ships (LHDs), Amphibious Command Ships (LCCs) and Amphibious Transport Docks (LPD-4s) class crews
MINIMUM SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Navy technical management experience on multiple ships
Excellent and effective written & verbal communication skills
Experience with shipboard electrical systems on multiple ships
Current Active Secret Clearance
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Previous INSURV, ATG, MTS Experience is desired
- Applicant must have a current Secret clearance and may be subject to a security investigation to obtain and maintain a security clearance issued by the US Government. In addition to the security clearance, this position may require an additional background screening for base access.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
CARRYING and LIFTING. Ability to transport and lift objects up to 30 lbs.
Must comply with Company's Driver Safety Policy if assigned to operate company and/or rental vehicles
Electrical Inspector (Part-Time)
Under general supervision of the Chief Electrical Inspector, inspects new and existing structures to ensure that wiring and electrical installations comply with city codes and ordinances, Florida Building Code, and National Electrical Code. Work is reviewed through observation and written reports for adherence to established policies and procedures.
Inspects wiring and electrical installations to ensure compliance with city codes and regulation, law and ordinances
Explains electrical codes and regulations to property owners, contractors and the general public.
Follows up on code enforcement, fire department referrals and homeowners complaints; maintains records of inspections and files permits; prepares inspections, violations and fire damages reports.
Attends seminars and training courses to stay informed on new developments in the electrical field and to obtain current information of code changes.
Uses computer hardware and software applications appropriate to the City's inspection program.
Must effectively and positively represent the City in delivering and performing work with colleagues and clients, irrespective of gender, race, religion, age, disability, political affiliation or belief, or sexual orientation.
Must establish and maintain effective and professional relationships with work colleagues, supervisors and managers.
Performs related work as required for this position description only.
Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency withat least five (5) years experience as an electrician in a supervisory capacity, including varied experience in construction and installation work and interpretation of building and wiringplans.Possess an acceptable current Master Electrician Certificate of Competency.Must obtain a provisional certificate as a commercial electrical inspector from the State of Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board within forty-five (45) days of appointmentand must obtain a standard certificate as a commercial electrical inspector from the above noted board within one (1) year of date of appointment.Be eligible to obtain certification as an Electrical Inspector from the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals.
Additional education and experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience may be substituted for the above requirements.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Certification of Competency as a Master Electrician or Electrical Contractor issued by: (1) Florida Electrical Contractors Licensing Board, (2) Broward County Central Examining Board of Electricians, (3) Dade County, Block proctored, issued after January 1, 1968 or (4) any other proctored examination graded by an independent testing agency approved by the Board of Rules and Appeals.
Valid Driver's License: With proof of automobile insurance
Driving Abstract: Must have an acceptable driving record
NOTE: Applicants are encouraged to attach a copy of their current
Certification of Competency as a Master Electrician or Electrical Contractor. The Examination
Required Education and Background Information:Look over the announcement carefully to determine your eligibility. Please note minimum education and experience requirements.
Closed competitive positions are open only to employees while open competitive positions are open to anyone who meets the minimum qualifications for the position. Evidence of a GED test score is required if submitted for high school diploma. Applicants are responsible for clearly documenting work experience and/or providing all relevant information at the time of application. Additional information will not be accepted after the announcement closing date.
Veteran's Preference:An eligible veteran who enters an open-competitive examination shall receive preference points added to the total passing score earned in the examination as provided for in the Florida Statutes. To obtain veteran's preference, candidates MUST submit a copy of separation papers (DD214) and meet eligibility requirements as stipulated by the Florida Statutes.
All successful applicants will be required to pass an extensive background, which may include criminal history searches, driving history checks, credit report, courthouse searches, education verification, employment verification, professional license verification, or other search methods as deemed necessary for the position. In addition, the applicant will be required to undergo a medical examination, which may include a drug screening, prior to appointment.
Employment of Relatives:The City of Hollywood has an Ordinance which regulates the employment of relatives of City employees. Effective January 28, 2008, a relative may only be hired under the following additional conditions.
The relative must have competed in an appropriate examination process as determined by Human Resources and be placed on a civil service eligibility list;
The relative must be among the top three ranked candidates available on the certified eligibility list unless expanded by the Civil Service Board;
The Department or Office Director and the Director, Human Resources must demonstrate that it is in the best interests of the City of Hollywood to hire the relative of a public officer or employee.
Tobacco Affidavit:As of 12/15/2005 the City will require all newly hired employees to sign an affidavit affirming non-usage of tobacco or tobacco products within the last year prior to submission of application and will continue to be a non-user of tobacco products throughout employment with the City of Hollywood.
Reasonable Accommodation:The Employment Office will make reasonable efforts in the examination and workplace to accommodate persons with disabilities. Please advise Human Resources of special needs by calling (954) 921-3216.
The City of Hollywood is an Equal Opportunity / Equal Access Employer.
Assistant Electrical Inspector (Sr-16)
Position Information Benefits Supplemental Questions
Inspects and tests electrical, sound, and communication systems and other recognized electrical licensing specialty work for compliance with plans and specifications, electrical codes, and other pertinent ordinances and accepted safety standards; assists in more complex inspections pertaining to high-rise buildings and/or industrial use electrical systems; and performs other related duties as required.
Additional Job Information:At time of application, you must be a citizen, national, or permanent resident alien of the United States or a non-citizen eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment.
- Subject to funding availability. *
- Only ONLINE applications will be accepted.
- Paper applications will NOT be accepted.
There is one (1) vacancy with the Department of Planning and Permitting, Building Division. List may be used to fill future vacancies in this department.
Some notifications will be sent via e-mail. You are responsible for monitoring instructions and correspondence from this office by checking your e-mail account in a timely manner. To ensure proper delivery, please make sure you:
- use a valid e-mail account;
- verify your e-mail address is entered correctly on your GovernmentJobs account;
- check your spam folders; and
- add firstname.lastname@example.org to your contact list.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Equivalent to graduation from high school. Responsible work experience which demonstrated the ability to perform the essential functions of the job may be substituted for education.
Three (3) years of experience in inspecting or supervising electrical installation work.
Such experience must have demonstrated the knowledge of the general and specialty electrical codes of the City and County of Honolulu; the National Electrical Codes; building and safety codes and other pertinent ordinances pertaining to electrical and electronic installations; the standard practices, methods, processes, materials, and tools of the electrical trade and their application to electrical wiring and equipment installations on residential, commercial, and industrial premises; and the basic principles of electrical engineering applicable to electrical appliances and wiring installations.
1.Current Hawaii State journey or supervising level electrician's license. You must submit a copy of your license within 7 days of filing this application. Mail or drop off to: Department of Human Resources, 650 South King Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813.
2.Valid appropriate driver's license (Type 3), prior to appointment.
Examination Process:EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE EVALUATION:
In addition to meeting the above minimum qualifications, your application will be further evaluated. Your score will be based on the quality, quantity, and/or recency of your education and experience.
Education and Experience Evaluation..............100%
Senior Electrical Distribution Quality Control Inspector 4
ENERGY FOR WHAT'S AHEAD
Are you looking to make a difference in your career? We're working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently.
About Transmission and Distribution
Southern California Edison's (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCE's 5 million customer accounts.
The successful candidate will provide oversight activities related to the Quality Control (QC) inspection program to include but not be limited to; Distribution Construction Inspections, Overhead Transmission Construction Inspections, Underground Detailed Inspections and the Pole Loading Inspection Program; conduct and document final inspections and/or assessments to assure compliance with Southern California Edison (SCE) Construction Standards and Regulatory requirements to include but not limited to CPUC, GO 95, GO 128 and GO 165; and verify that the construction and design requirements have been achieved by performance of independent inspections.
Perform independent and/or team assessments of work performed to assure results obtained by peers are valid.
Provide input and recommendations during the QC peer review and checkpoint process.
Provide program oversight by Identifying program strengths and weaknesses.
Develop consistent inspection/assessment methodologies and techniques to assure consistent program implementation and compliance to construction and regulatory standards.
Identify, recommend and implement process improvement opportunities/enhancements.
When non-conformances /discrepancies are identified, provide feedback, recommendations and analysis (as applicable), to the responsible vendor and SCE departments.
Operate unique measurement equipment and input findings into the program software and verifying data validity.
Stay current with QC processes by participating in technical, safety, and program development training.
Perform additional duties as assigned.
Three or more years of experience as a Journeyman Lineman (Qualified Electrical Worker).
Experience with Overhead and Underground maintenance and construction of Utility Industry Electrical systems.
Valid U.S. Driver's License.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Physical Science, or similar discipline.
Six or more years of experience working with overhead design standards such as GO 95 and pole loading and construction principles.
Experience with Underground Detailed Inspections (UDI), intrusive pole testing, pole replacement, and the general rules and objectives of overhead construction and maintenance.
Experience with SCE easements, right-of-ways, prescriptive rights and the rights check process.
Experience in the use of the CMS field tool.
Experience with QC inspection and testing techniques of electrical distribution systems.
Experience with Transmission & Distribution electrical overhead line construction and maintenance programs, standards, regulations, field policies, and CPUC G.O 95, 128, and 165 and the related operations & maintenance manuals.
Broad knowledge and understanding of electrical, mechanical, and/or civil construction industry standards and field policies that specify and govern quality control programs.
Knowledge of and experience with Quality Control / Quality Assurance principles and practice as applied to field observations, field assessment, and record of completed work.
Experience creating reports, providing analysis, and presenting conclusions relative to quality control.
Proficient with Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, as well as the Internet and Email.
Ability to integrate work across relevant areas, develop the business and services to enhance customer satisfaction and productivity, manage risks and safety appropriately, develop and execute business plans, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers.
Effective resource and project planning, decision making, results delivery, team building, and the ability to stay current with relevant technology and innovation.
Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.
Relocation does not apply to this position.
The primary work location for this position is Westminster, CA; however, the successful candidate may also be asked to work for an extended amount of time throughout the SCE territory.
Must be able and willing to travel throughout SCE's 50,000 square mile territory. This is a Field position.
Position will require up to 80% traveling and being out in the field throughout the SCE service territory
Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.
SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.
Are you a journeyman with electrical engineering experience? We have an opportunity for you! At The City of Bellevue you'll be part of a team committed to providing exceptional customer service, upholding the public interest and being a part of the community vision. Our people bring unique skills and qualities to the table, embrace the values of honesty, accountability and commitment to service, and take pride in the work they do. You'll work in an environment where being innovative, collaborative, and future focused are the status quo. Bellevue welcomes the world. Our diversity is our strength. It's what makes The City of Bellevue an exciting place to work, live, and explore.
Our Developmental Services Department is looking for an Electrical Inspector to join our team. You'll be responsible for inspecting residential and commercial projects for the applicable construction codes while providing exceptional customer service to building owners, occupants, contractors, and the general public. If you have electrical inspection experience and journeyman electrical license EL01 or greater we encourage you to apply!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Performs technical inspections for residential and commercial projects to ensure compliance with the National Electrical codes and International Building, Residential, and Mechanical Codes, the Uniform Plumbing Code, Washington State Energy Code, Washington State Regulations for Barrier Free Facilities, and Bellevue Construction Code.
Reviews residential and commercial plans for conformance with applicable codes while providing a high level of customer service in working with designers, contractors, developers, homeowners, and citizens.
Demonstrates excellent communication and customer service skills.
Relays technical information and direction to owners, applicants, contractors and staff in a manner understandable to each by being able to tailor oral communication to the audience.
Responds to inquiries regarding compliance with electrical codes and the City's permit processing procedures.
Utilizes automated equipment routinely in communication and inspection procedures. Responsible for computer input of technical information associated with project review.
Implements enforcement procedures to correct violations under the direction of the Building Official or Code Compliance Manager, depending on the violation.
Is an effective team player and utilizes a collaborative decision-making style to resolve issues or conflicts in a timely manner.
Involved in frequent interactions with developers, architects, engineers and contractors regarding code compliance for proposed projects and projects currently under construction. Uses a constructive problem-solving approach to resolve conflicts.
Works with a number of City departments and other inspection staff to coordinate Certificate of Occupancy process, identify issues, and resolve conflicts to assure a timely and clear city decision.
Actively participates in the development, refinement and management of inspection, review and code implementation procedures.
Uses effective oral and written communication skills.
Prepares written work products, such as correction notices or other correspondence to property owners and contractors outlining necessary corrections required to assure code compliance for projects under construction.
Occasionally performs technical review of plans for commercial and residential structures and systems to assure compliance with the electrical codes, works with other department and city review staff to coordinate project review and resolve potential conflicts in code requirements to assure a timely review. Calculates permit and plan review fees.
Participates in department discussions concerning code interpretations.
Attends training to improve technical, interpersonal and communication skills.
Responds to inquiries from developers, architects engineers contractors and the general public regarding the City's requirements for development. Interprets codes, regulations and processes.
Attends preapplication and preconstruction conferences.
Mediates conflicts, elicits cooperation from others, offers persuasive arguments in support of the City's position.
Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with other employees, public and private officials, builders, designers, and the general public.
Analyzes complex issues and makes timely decisions under pressure.
Anyone with the following experience is encouraged to apply:
Possession of the Journeyman Electrician Certificate (EL01) issued by the Department of Labor and Industries and four years of experience as a journeyman electrician, after obtaining an EL01 OR two years of college-level training in electrical engineering and four years of continuous practical electrical installation experience OR four years of college-level training in electrical engineering and two years of continuous practical electrical installation.
Must be able to analyze information, develop logical conclusions, and make recommendations within the framework of established policies and procedures.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills.
Must be able to develop and maintain good working relationships with contractors, homeowners, coworkers, and management staff.
Must be able to prioritize and manage multiple work tasks.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet established deadlines.
Must be able to deal effectively with sensitive projects and work with others in a team environment.
Must be able to respond diplomatically to angry clients.
Safe driving record and valid current Washington State driver's license.
*Candidates hired without ICC certification must obtain the required certification within one year of hire.
Construction Superintendent or foreman experience.
Combination building, mechanical, plumbing, or clearing and grading inspection
ICC and/or IAPMO inspection certifications preferred.
Erosion Control Inspection or related work.
CESCL and/or CPESC certifications preferred for clearing and grading inspection.
Ability to stand, walk, crawl, stoop, climb ladders, and endure inclement weather to safely inspect construction sites, and cannot be sensitive or allergic to common construction materials.
These are full-time, union positions. For specific information on this job, please contact: Doug Fox (425) 452-4447. For technical assistance with the online application contact 855-524-5627.
The City of Bellevue supports workplace diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status. Persons needing assistance in the application process may call the Human Resources Office, at 425-452-6838.
Electrical Inspector I
This is technical inspection work performed on residential and multi-family dwelling units for the Building Division at an entry level.
Examples of Duties
Although charged with enforcing compliance with the Douglas County adopted Codes and regulations, the incumbent must do so in accordance with the County's policy that emphasizes obtaining compliance over punitive enforcement, using the latter as a last resort. Therefore, the incumbent must use all his/her knowledge, tact, resources and ingenuity to coach, educate and assist customers to achieve compliance with applicable County codes, resolutions, policies, and statutory regulations. Further, the incumbent:
Inspects primarily single and multi-family residential buildings for compliance with electrical codes during all phases of construction, alteration, and repair.
Inspects multi-family dwellings for compliance with Colorado Title IX and Building Code accessibility requirements and design specifications.
Answers questions from homeowners and contractors related to electrical codes.
Investigates complaints and provides a high level of customer service by defining problems and working towards solutions.
Protects businesses and homeowners from improper workmanship.
Reads maps and or GPS to organizes inspection route to achieve 100% completion of requested inspections on a daily basis. Often schedules inspection times with homeowners to accommodate their schedules.
Keeps current and informed of new construction methods, materials, safety procedures, and national, state, and local codes, interpretations, and regulations. Advises various county maintenance departments in design and construction methods.
Assists in developing local amendments and regulations.
Issues correction notices or Stop Work orders to ensure compliance and adopted codes.
Responsible for basic knowledge of the installation requirements, specifications and manufactures standards for equipment, devices and systems that are not defined within the NEC.
Must be familiar with listings requirements of UL, CSA ETL and other recognized testing laboratories and be able to use and understand their directories.
Performs other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This position does not directly supervise other employees.
CONSEQUENCE OF ERROR: Work requires general knowledge of construction materials and procedures.
Consequence of error may threaten the health and safety of building occupants. Error may also result in construction delays or unnecessary financial hardship for the owner/builder.
INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT: Work involves independent judgement within given guidelines.
CONTACTS: This position has daily contact with co-workers, builders, electrical contractors, other County employees, and the public.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: A high school diploma or GED equivalent and a valid
State of Colorado Journeyman Electrician's License required and 2 years of related electrical construction experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience in the following areas:
Customer service experience, including public contact and complaint resolution
Construction estimation or design
Installation, maintenance and/or repair of building systems
Regulatory interpretation or compliance
COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Ability to read, understand and apply electrical codes. Must be familiar with blueprints, and possess the ability to communicate both written and verbally in a clear, concise and professional manner.
REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions. Able to apply logical thought process to define and resolve conflicts or problems.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Valid State of Colorado class "R" driver's license required.
Must maintain a valid State of Colorado Journeyman Electrician's License. Ability to obtain ICC/ IAEI certification within one year of hire. Additional recognized certifications are highly desirable.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES: Ability to tactfully negotiate difficult situations to achieve resolution.
Good 'people skills' are essential for this position. Basic computer skills are required.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and be able to frequently navigate stairs and ladders.
The ability to successfully complete pre-employment screening including but not limited to: reference checks, criminal background check, motor vehicle record search, physical and drug screen is required. Supplemental Information
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is typically performed outside in weather conditions. Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts, high, precarious places, and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, hazardous conditions, and possible risk of electrical shock.
In the event of an emergency/disaster in or near the County, all County employees are expected to make every effort to be available to assist the County Manager, Elected/Appointed Officials and Department Directors to ensure the continued operation of any and all necessary County functions. This may mean being available to perform additional duties and hours beyond what is normally required. In the event that an exempt employee does work more than 40 hours a week in support of County operations during an emergency, such employee may receive overtime or other appropriate wage compensation in accordance with existing County policies or at the discretion of the County.
Inspector - Electrical Inspection (Multiple Positions)
Applications Accepted from: ALL PERSONS INTERESTED
Posting Number: 19897
Service Line: Houston Permitting Center
Branch / Section: Code Enforcement/ Electrical Inspection Section
Location: 1002 Washington Avenue
Workdays & Hours: Monday
Friday, 7 a.m.
- Subject to change*
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
The electrical Inspector coordinates the enforcement and application of various codes, ordinances and technical specifications for electrical systems to ensure conformance with electrical plans and specifications. Performs investigations of unpermitted electrical work and issues citations or seeks supervisory assistance with regard to unlicensed contractors or individuals.
Performs electrical inspections, identifies problem areas with electrical systems, serves correction notices and recommends solutions based on applicable electrical codes and ordinances. Meets with the general public, contractors, technical professionals and businesses to respond to inquiries and technical problems related to electrical systems. Performs record keeping activities to maintain filing systems, reports and documentation.
Researches and evaluates electrical plans, specifications and drawings. Performs other duties as assigned.
This position routinely requires lifting of moderately heavy items, such as typewriters or records boxes (up to 40 pounds) and/or very long periods of walking on rough surfaces on a routine basis.
This is a Department of Houston Public Works Emergency Management position at the Tier III Level.
Requires a High School Diploma or G.E.D. and up to 18 months of education or training in the area of inspection to be performed.
Two (2) years of journey level experience related to the area of inspection to be performed are required.
Requires a valid Texas driver's license and compliance with the City of Houston's policy on driving.
Preference will be given to applicants who possess an electrical journeyman level or higher electrical license. Preference may be given to applicants with valid ICC, ICBO or IAEI Inspector's Certificate. Preference may also be given to applicants who can obtain said certification and/or licensing within 11 months of employment.
Preference shall be given to eligible veteran applicants provided such persons possess the qualifications necessary for competent discharge of the duties involved in the position applied for, such persons are among the most qualified candidates for the position, and all other factors in accordance with Executive Order 1-6.
SELECTION/SKILLS TESTS REQUIRED: None
However, the Department may administer a skill assessment evaluation.
SAFETY IMPACT POSITION: Yes
If yes, this position is subject to random drug testing and if a promotional position, candidate must pass an assignment drug test.
Factors used in determining the salary offered include the candidate's qualifications as well as the pay rates of other employees in this classification.
Retention: Eligible for award of up to $3000.00, upon completion of 24 months employment
Relocation: Eligible for incentive of up to $1000.00, upon submission of qualifying receipts
Certification: Eligible for annual incentives of up to $3900.00, upon acquisition of eligible certifications
Step Increase: Salary adjusted by 3.1% upon start of 3rd year of employment
Salary adjusted by 2.8% upon start of 5th year of employment
Only online applications will be accepted for this City of Houston job and must be received by the Human Resources Department during posting opening and closing dates shown. Applications must be submitted online at: www.houstontx.gov.
To view your detailed application status, please log-in to your online profile by visiting: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/houston/default.cfm or please call 832.393.6027.
Due to the high volume of applications received, the Hiring Department will contact you directly, with specific instructions, should you be selected to advance in our recruitment process.
All new and rehires must pass a pre-employment drug test and are subject to a physical examination and verification of information. If you need special services or accommodations call TTY 7-1-1.
EEO Equal Employment Opportunity
The City of Houston is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and providing a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based upon any legally protected status or protected characteristic, including but not limited to an individual's sex, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, or pregnancy.
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