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Construction Inspector 3 | University of California San Diego - Military Veterans

at HERC - Southern California

A cover letter is required for a complete application packet. UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment : Apply by 3/21/2023 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Special Selection Applicants : Apply by 4/6/2023. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance. This recruitment will remain open until filled. Initial application deadline: 4/6/2023. DESCRIPTION The Construction Inspector 3 will provide full range of inspection surveillance, planning, and estimating for all construction projects, including participating in the design, planning, specifications, construction schedules, contract documents, inspections, estimates, and project closeout for complex renovations and new construction for projects over $100,000.00. Manage all general and specialty inspectors (i.e. testing laboratories, electrical testing, etc.), as well as provide direction to Facilities Management Project Managers as appropriate. Verify the percentage of completed work and ensure that the work complies with the contract documents. Monitor pay applications and verify as built conditions. Initiate and help coordinate utility outages. Maintain reports and records accurately reflecting projects' history. Serve as liaison between Design Professionals, Project Managers and Contractors. Generate inspection documentation. Coordinate construction activities with campus user groups. The Construction Inspector 3 will use skills as a seasoned, experienced inspection professional to perform standard inspections of construction work by contractors, as well as other personnel for new construction, alterations and repair. Review design development and construction documents, specifications, and bid documents for construction features prior to release for bid, and participate in final inspection and final acceptance procedures. Demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions and ensuring compliance with all applicable building codes, rules, regulations, laws, etc. QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree in related area or an equivalent combination of experience/training. Progressive years of field-related working experience in building or utility construction work, including three (3) years as an inspector or superintendent of major construction work. Thorough working knowledge of California Building Codes, Cal OSHA, and campus, medical center or University Construction Design Standards. Demonstrated journey-level work experience and certification in one or more construction disciplines (i.e. electrical, mechanical, plumbing, civil, etc.). Demonstrated working knowledge of California Administrative Code, specifically building codes (e.g. Uniform Building Code [UBC], Title 24, etc.), OSHPD (Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development) requirements, and OSA (Office of State Architect) laws and regulations (Handicap access regulations). Proven knowledge of construction practices, technology, and materials in all types of construction (i.e. institutional, medical, commercial, residential, and scientific/technical). Thorough knowledge of California Title Code 24. Working knowledge of operational applications and implementation of acceptance testing of telemetry, pilot wire, SCADA, fiber optic controls, and telecommunications data systems. Working knowledge of cogeneration plants, complex electrical system relays, as well as electrical substations and distribution stations. Working knowledge of digital HVAC control systems, digital card and palm reader security systems, and closed circuit television monitors/systems. Thorough knowledge and skills in providing plan review services on simple and moderately complex improvement projects, as well as code applications for replacement, repairs and upgrades of facilities. Proven ability to read and interpret construction contract documents specifications, drawings, and related technical data to use while inspecting contractor's work. Strong skills in reviewing, evaluating and advising project management on project completeness as applied to application for progress payments submitted by contractors. Working knowledge of construction costs and estimating. Skill in writing construction progress and contract compliance reports. Demonstrated experience in effectively managing and directing the work of a diverse group of individuals. Strong supervisory skills, the ability to develop effective training methods, skill at evaluating position responsibilities and perform

San Diego, CA

HERC - Southern California

Southern California HERC, established in 2003, is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges and universities, and research, medical, and cultural institutions. Our institutions are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and providing a work environment sensitive to work/life balance. We also understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career resources and solutions. SoCal HERC includes members from the Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.

SoCal HERC Member Institutions:

Antioch University, Azusa Pacific, University Cal Tech

CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge,  CSU San Bernardino 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Chapman University, Citrus College

Concordia University Irvine, Grossmont-Cuyamaca CCD, Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine 

Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta Community College, Mount St. Mary’s University

North Orange County CCD, Occidental College,  Pacific Oaks College & Childrens School 

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Soka University of America

The Claremont Colleges, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, UC Path Center

UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside

UCSD, University of Redlands, University of San Diego

University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Whittier College

While there are certainly wonderful opportunities to teach and conduct research at HERC campuses, of the 42,000 jobs on, over 24,000 (or 57%) are non-teaching positions. You will find jobs in healthcare, administration, software, information technology, finance, technical and trades, social work, student affairs, and much, much more.

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