Mechanical Inspector Job Description Sample
FLSA Status: Exempt
Inclement Weather Classification: Nonessential
An employee in this class is responsible for completing inspections of heating and air conditioning systems and mechanical systems. The employee examines plans, blueprints and specifications for new construction or major remodeling projects before issuing permits. Emphasis of the work is on ensuring work performed is in compliance with various City and State codes. Examples of work include frequent field site visits to inspect construction and maintenance in progress, work at various stages of completion, review of blueprints, preparing inspection reports, and approving permit issuance. Technical judgment is required to interpret provisions of NC Building Code. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Inspections Director and is evaluated by performing spot checks during and after inspections, conferences with mechanical contractors, and review of reports. This classification is considered exempt in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Examples of Duties
Examines plans, blueprints, and specifications for new construction or major remodeling projects before issuing permits
Ensures plans comply with current ordinances and regulations
Performs air pressure tests on gas piping systems; inspects duct work of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems
Issues warnings and stop work orders if construction is not being performed according to regulations
Approves work at various stages of completion and authorizes continuing construction
Issues or authorizes certificate of occupancy; authorizing temporary and permanent mechanical service for new construction
Answers questions from private citizens, contractors, and builders regarding the codes and compliance
Testifies in court on code violation cases
Performs related duties as required
Thorough and sufficient knowledge of the purpose and intent of work performed by the City's inspections department
Thorough and sufficient technical knowledge of current approved methods and practices involved in construction, installing maintaining, and operating a variety of heating and air conditioning equipment and systems
Ability to communicate firmly, effectively and tactfully with contractors and homeowners, and the general public
Ability to explain the intent of the mechanical code, and the purpose of the City's inspection
Ability to identify problems and errors in mechanical construction and wiring, and ability to identify how the problem can be corrected
Ability to understand manufacturer instruction manuals, and apply those manuals to each facility inspected
Ability to prepare detailed inspections reports
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or GED equivalency and extensive work experience in the performance of licensed mechanical/HVAC inspections work for governmental entity; with specialized training in construction, HVAC systems, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Supplemental Information
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Work in this class is described as light using a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects and may occasionally require some physical exertion to complete tasks. Work necessitates visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned in preparing and analyzing figures, accounting, transcription, computer terminal viewing and extensive reading, perform visual inspection of small defects and parts, and user measurement devices. Employee is subject to hazards including proximity to electrical current, proximity to moving mechanical parts, noise, atmospheric conditions such as fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, or poor ventilation. Employee is frequently in close quarters, crawl space, or small enclosed rooms which could cause claustrophobia. Employee is required to function in narrow aisles or passage ways. Working conditions include both inside and outside environmental conditions.
Valid North Carolina Driver's License
North Carolina Mechanical Inspector Certification (Level I, II, or III) is required
Scientific Research Corporation is an advanced information technology engineering company that provides innovative products and services to government and private industry, as well as independent institutions. At the core of our capabilities is a seasoned team of highly skilled engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary backgrounds. This team is challenged daily to provide cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensures that the contractor is performing the required contract work in accordance with the design documents
Must be able to read design/construction drawings and be able to understand design narratives and calculations
Responsible for performing quality assurance tasks, ensuring contractor's work is properly inspected and corrective actions take place, ensuring materials meet contract, reviewing contractor submittals for compliance with contract requirements, and resolving conflicts
Monitor the construction contractor's quality assurance and safety program
Observe onsite construction and determine if construction elements are being installed, formed, and executed properly
Monitor construction progress vis-à-vis the project schedule and submit weekly progress reports with recommendations based on field inspections
Understand and be able to interpret drawings in his/her discipline and have a basic understanding of the principals of his/her engineering discipline and how it fits in with other engineering disciplines
Review shop drawings and submittals from the contractor and determine if coordination with other disciplines are necessary in addition to monitoring on-going construction work to identify problems or non-compliance with design or contract specifications
Perform technical inspections of the mechanical elements of the project
Prepares construction reports detailing construction progress and identifies any problem with the construction process related to the incumbent's area of expertise
Formulate solutions for the Project Director/Construction Manager
Work on the NEC site construction will be performed to U.S. standards; the incumbent should have current working knowledge of acceptable products and procedures
Review design documents (drawings and specifications) that the A/E prepares as well as perform quality assurance for the construction project in his/her technical area of expertise
Scientific Research Corporation offers a competitive salary, an extensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages excellence. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Scientific Research Corporation is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
MINIMUM SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 7 years of on-site vertical construction experience (mechanical field inspection activities on buildings). Your resume must clearly demonstrate this required background.
Possess excellent writing skills and thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word.
Must have Final Secret, Interim Top Secret (TS), or Final TS security clearance issued by the Defense Security Service at the time of consideration.
DESIRED SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:
- Overseas experience preferred
WORK LOCATION: KAMPALA, UGANDA (U.S. EMBASSY)
PROJECT DURATION: 41 MONTHS WITH EXPECTED FOLLOW ON WORK WITHIN THE OBO PROGRAM
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing. The Company provides full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, defense, energy and environment markets. Teledyne Brown has expertise in systems integration, technology development, hardware design, prototype development, system test and evaluation, advanced manufacturing, performance-based logistics solutions, and operations and maintenance.
Position Summary and Responsibilities
The Mechanical Inspector will Perform Quality Assurance Receiving Inspector functions by conducting, reporting and documenting results of receiving inspection activities as assigned.
Must be familiar with ASME Codes and standards, with experience in reviewing Certified Materials Test Report (CMTRs) for acceptance of material procured.
Perform vendor audits and layered process audits as required.
Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures.
Education and Experience:
Requires High School level education or equivalent, plus ten (10) years related experience. Directly applicable schooling will receive credit on a two-for-two basis. Minimum six years experience as Receiving Inspector.
Practical knowledge of ASME codes and standards. Practical knowledge of inspection techniques using calibrated measuring test and equipment. Proficiency of Costpoint and TIP QA.
Two (2) year degree
Citizenship RequirementsDue to classified work at the facility and related access restrictions, successful applicants must maintain U.S. Citizenship to allow the person to hold a U.S.
Government security clearance. Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity EmployerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email email@example.com or call (805)373-4545.
Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is recruiting for Mechanical Inspectors to inspect and assess infrastructure of building systems. This position is imminent and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately.
The qualified candidate(s) will work at various client construction project sites throughout the LAX property inspecting and assessing mechanical systems inside and out (HVAC, hydraulic, etc.)
Must be able to submit professional reports to clients and must have the ability to meet deadlines
This project will require base work hours 5/40 from 6am to 2:30pm; possible swing and night shifts as work dictates
Skills / Qualifications
Minimum HS Diploma or equivalent
8+ years of related Mechanical systems Inspection experience (HVAC, hydraulics, elevators, overhead cranes, etc.)
Self-motivated with a proven record of accountability
Strong communication skills both written and verbal
Good computer skills (including MS Office Suite)
Thorough knowledge of Mechanical systems inside and out
Knowledge of LA City Mechanical Code requirements
Must be able to read plans, specs and technical specifications
Must be able to obtain proper badge
Must be able to obtain proper Customs clearance to work on LAX site
Must pass drug screen and background check
Must pass MVR (driving) check in accordance with operating vehicles on the airfield
Prior experience working on commercial, industrial or airfield buildings preferred
Candidates must be able to obtain proper Customs clearance and possess a valid US drivers license in good standing
Must be able to perform on your feet throughout the day including a lot of walking through all terminals
Must be able to climb ladders and access tight spaces
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
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. www.woodplc.com
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.
Knowledge, Skills, And Abilitites
Knowledge of steam and pipe fitting installation and repair materials and procedures. Knowledge of the construction and maintenance of boilers and other pressure vessels.
Knowledge of the codes and ordinances regulating the installation and operation of boilers and pressure vessels, installation and repair of hydronic heating and cooling systems, and the installation and placement of flammable liquid storage tanks, compressed gas storage, fuels, and exhaust systems. Knowledge of safety standards pertaining to the installation of boilers and pressure vessels, hydronic heating and cooling systems, flammable liquid storage tanks, and compressed gas storage tanks. Knowledge of warm air heating, ventilation, and air conditioning installation materials and practices.
Knowledge of city codes governing heating, ventilation, and air conditioning installation and repair. Knowledge of and ability to operate a computer or other technology using standard or customized computer or systems software applications appropriate to the assigned tasks. Ability to learn and adapt to advances in computer and electronics device technology and software.
Ability to read and interpret plans, specifications, and blueprints quickly and accurately and to compare them with work in progress. Ability to detect code violations and to appraise the quality of materials and construction. Ability to understand written or oral instructions.
Ability to adhere to safety policies, procedures, and guidelines. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees and members of the general public. Ability to sit, stand, or walk from 51 to 75% of the time and to climb, reach, balance, bend, stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, crawl, push, pull, and lift up to 25% of the time. Ability to use up to twenty (20) pounds of force to move objects up to 33% of the time, up to ten (10) pounds of force to move objects from 34 to 66% of the time, and lesser amounts of force to move objects from 67 to 100% of the time.
Plumbing & Mechanical Inspector
Performs routine inspections of new and existing plumbing and mechanical installations to ensure compliance with the building code and rules and regulations governing such installations.
Examples of Duties
Analyzes routine plumbing and mechanical installations in field inspections. Performs rough in and final inspections on new plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas construction and/ or major modifications to existing buildings including residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.
Inspects plumbing and drainage systems; tests systems for leaks, examines fixtures, appliances, and special fittings to see if they are of approved type. Test waste lines to see that joints are tight and drains properly trapped and vented. Checks plans and specifications of proposed plumbing installations.
Inspects all fuel burning, air conditioning, refrigeration, ventilation, fire suppression and solar energy systems. Inspects the installation of equipment and duct-work. Checks plans and specifications of proposed installations of air conditioning, refrigeration, and ventilation.
Investigates complaints concerning violations of the plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas codes. Submits reports of violations and issues written or verbal orders for correction of same. Makes reinspection of premises to determine correction of violations.
Prepares daily reports of inspections. Logs all plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas inspections on a daily basis and notifies contractors of any code violations. Schedules appointments with contractors and homeowners for plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas inspections.
Performs related duties as required.
Graduation from high school or successful completion of the GED; preferably supplemented by technical, vocational, or trade school training in plumbing and mechanical installation, maintenance, and repair. Requires a minimum of one (1) year of experience as a plumbing or mechanical inspector OR possession of a journeyman's license in plumbing/mechanical installation, maintenance and repair OR certification as a plumbing or mechanical inspector in accordance with the certification program of the Department of Housing and Community Development (VDHCD) and/or the International Code Council. If not certified as a Plumbing or Mechanical Inspector upon hire, successful applicant shall be required to be certified as a plumbing or mechanical inspector within eighteen (18) months of date of employment in accordance with the certification program of the Department of Housing and Community Development (VDHCD) and/or the International Code Council.
Requires general knowledge of the methods, materials, and techniques of the plumbing and mechanical trade at the journeyman level; general knowledge of building code regulations pertaining to plumbing and mechanical installations; ability to locate defects and hazards in new and existing installations; ability to read plans and specification, and recognize deviations from such plans in the field while work is in process; ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with contractors; property owners, and the general public. Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator's license as issued by the State of Virginia and must have a satisfactory driver's record based on the City of Hampton's criteria.
Any person offered employment with the city in this position shall be required to successfully pass testing for controlled substances. Any person under consideration for this position must successfully complete a Virginia Criminal History Background Check.
Performs duties under the direct supervision of one of the Construction Inspection Services Managers or designee inspectors who provide guidance, advice, and assistance when necessary. Requires considerable field work with the use of a city owned vehicle.
Requires ability to work independently, making judgments and decisions in the line of the enforcement of plumbing, mechanical and fuel gas codes. Extensive contact with contractors, property owners, and the general public. Requires crawling under houses, ascending multi-story buildings in a semi- finished state, etc., to accomplish inspections.
May be required to provide assistance to the Emergency Operations Damage Assessment Team in times of disaster. This is a non-exempt position.
Mechanical Inspector 2
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Our facility in Goleta, CA is seeking an experienced Mechanical Inspector with relevant aerospace industry experience in our Quality Assurance department. This employee will be working on small, medium and/or large government and commercial programs.
Performs receiving inspection per work order requirements, verifies supplier compliance with purchase order requirements, and verifies material samples and part coating thickness
Experience with dimensional inspection using precision hand tools and surface plate setup
Experience performing source inspections at sub-tier suppliers
Proficient blueprint reading experience
Ability to perform source inspections at sub-tier suppliers
3-5 years of experience in aerospace industry or similar field
Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
Proficiency with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing per ASME Y14.5
Experience inspecting tight tolerance machined components with complex geometry
Experience with dimensional inspection using precision hand tools and surface plate setup
Proficient blueprint reading skills
Familiarity with AS9100 or ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems
3-5 years of experience in aerospace industry or similar field
Familiarity with aerospace standards (ex. AS9100, ISO9001)
High school diploma or equivalent
Competent in Microsoft Word & Excel
Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Plan Review Building Mechanical Inspector I
Inspects residential and commercial buildings construction and installations of new or replacement HVAC systems for compliance with state codes and local ordinances.
Reviews residential and commercial building plans for compliance with building and mechanical codes, land development codes and local ordinances; and approves or disapproves permit issuance.
Issues violation notices and certificates of occupancies and prepares inspection reports.
Explains building and residential codes, mechanical, land development, and other applicable codes, and ordinances to the public.
Examples of Duties
UNDER ADMINISTRATIVE SUPERVISION
Contacts and recommends connect or disconnect of service to utility company
Reviews architectural and engineering plans, blueprints and construction specifications of residential and commercial structures for compliance with building and mechanical code requirements, land development regulations and local ordinances.
Conducts routine inspections of commercial and residential construction to enforce building and mechanical code requirements, land development regulations and local ordinances.
Recommends demolition of vacant or damaged structures when compliance has not been achieved.
Provides technical assistance and instruction to the public concerning policies, procedures, codes, regulations and permit and inspection requirements.
Investigates and resolves complaints of violations of building and mechanical codes and local ordinances.
Inspects heating, ventilation and air conditioning units including ducts, vent pipes, and gas lines enforce mechanical codes, regulations and ordinances.
Conducts routine inspections of building, suppression, detection, HVAC, fireplaces, moving, range hood, refrigeration, signs and wrecking permits.
Researches information, prepares correspondence and reports, maintains records and files and completes special projects.
Performs related work
High school diploma or the equivalent
Three years of experience in a responsible, directly-related construction position, such as a foreman or lead man, which required the ability to effectively read and interpret building and mechanical plans and specifications.
Three years of experience in an architect's or engineer's office performing drafting or designing duties.
Or Associate's degree in a design, building technology or construction-related subject.
OR Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Fire Science, or Building Technology
OTHER MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license
Must be on 24 hour call
Must wear safety equipment as mandated by OSHA
Must work a varied schedule
Must be certified as a One and Two Family Dwelling Inspector in the State of Kentucky or obtain within six months of employment (815 KAR 7:070).
Must be certified as a Building Inspector, Level I, in the State of Kentucky or obtain within 12 months of employment.
Must be certified as a Building Inspector, Level II, in the State of Kentucky or obtain within 18 months of employment.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Meets regular and punctual attendance standards and any special needs of the position as determined by management, including mandatory overtime and performing related work
Sufficient vision is needed to review detailed plans and blueprints and to inspect buildings
Sufficient mobility is needed to conduct inspections at locations with limited or difficult access
Mechanical Inspector - Stratasys Direct - Belton
Stratasys Direct Manufacturing (SDM) is hiring a focused, highly motivated, and talented Mechanical Inspector with GD&T experience. If you are an experienced inspector with a passion for quality and an attention to detail, this is the job for you.
You should have knowledge of quality control, aerospace work drawings, and AS9100 and a strong attention to detail while working in an excellent team environment. We are looking for at least two years of experience in a manufacturing setting.
Want a peek at what you'll be doing? You will play an integral role on the QC team that inspects complex military and commercial aerospace parts for Stratasys Direct Manufacturing.
As part of the SDM Quality team you will be charged with maintaining stringent quality standards, create and monitor NCRs and work closely with the production and project engineering departments. You will have opportunities to contribute to our overall revenue, and will have exposure to a wide array of technologies in the additive manufacturing industry. SDM iimpacts an unlimited number fascinating industries including consumer, medical, aerospace, energy, transportation and defense.
Interested? We look forward to your application!
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
Mechanical Quality Inspector I
- Inspect completed and in-process assemblies to ensure specifications, tolerances and customer requirements are met.
Read blueprints, engineering drawings, specifications and work instructions to determine proper assembly sequences
Read complex drawings and interpret per ANSI/ASME Y 14.5
Inspect mechanical assemblies and make accept/reject decisions
Interpret DoD and customer supplied standards or specifications for requirements in inspection of plating and paint.
Make decisions relative to using the right tool for the job.
Other Duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent is required. Trade school is desirable.
Minimum of 1-3 years inspection experience measuring machined parts or 1-3 years of machinist experience with the ability to learn quickly
Experienced in the use of precision measurement instruments (micrometers, calipers, and height gauges)
Basic knowledge of raw materials used in the metal fabrication industry
Ability to inspect work area and tools for any potential safety hazards prior to beginning operations
Experience in paint inspection desirable.
Possess basic computer skills using Microsoft Office
Capable of using mathematics to solve problems
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform post offer, pre-employment substance abuse testing.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.
Must be able to walk or stand on level and/or inclined surfaces and sit for extended periods of time.
Must be able to routinely climb / descend stairs.
On occasion must be able to lift 25 pounds.
Must be able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows / knees, and reach above / below shoulders.
Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
Works in a manufacturing environment.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER / VEVRAA /ADA
- TNC and its subsidiaries fall under ANCSA and are entitled under Federal Law to extend hiring preferences to its shareholders. ANCSA provides TNC the authority to give shareholder preference in hiring. TNC reaffirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Tyonek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor who affords equal employment opportunity to protected veterans and people with disabilities: Tyonek Native Corporation provides all employees and job applicants' equal employment opportunities in hiring and promotion without discrimination because of age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, marital status, race, religion, color, veteran status, physical or mental disability, national origin, or any other reason prohibited by law.
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