PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES The Construction Inspector I/II is an integral part of the City’s Engineering Department, supporting the ongoing development activities in the City of Madera. Construction Inspectors are responsible for making field inspections of a variety of public and private construction projects related to City facilities and private development, ensuring that construction work is completed in conformance with applicable standards, plans, specifications, and City ordinances. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of infrastructure development and improvement best practices, be a team player, and be committed to making our community the best it can be.
QUALIFICATIONS Construction Inspector I: 2 years of experience in construction, inspection, public works maintenance or the performance of related work and a high school diploma or equivalent, Valid Class C California Drivers License. Construction Inspector II: 3 years of experience in construction, inspection, paraprofessional engineering or the performance of related work and a high school diploma or equivalent, supplemented by one year of directly related college level course work. Valid Class C California Drivers License.
EXAMINATION PROCESS Only those applicants who meet the qualification standards of this position by the application filing deadline will be allowed to participate in the examination process. Examination scores determine standing on Civil Service eligibility lists. The City Manager, upon recommendation of the department head, will make the final selection and appointment from the established eligibility list. The examination process may consist of the following parts: Application Package Review: Qualifying Only; Oral Exam; 100% Weight Value. Candidates must earn a score of 70% or higher to be considered for the eligibility list. Applicants who require special examination accommodations due to a disability should contact the Human Resources Department five (5) business days prior to any scheduled examination at (559) 661-5401. Applicants may be eligible for Veteran’s Preference Points (5 points) and should attach a DD214 to their employment application for consideration of this preference.
APPLY BY: 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, May 30, 2023