Road Inspector

Overview

End Date:
8/20/2019
Date Posted:
8/6/2019
Job Code:
IT-Insp-SpecF
Location:
Public Works
Address:
109 3rd Ave S
City:
Franklin
State:
TN
Country:
United States of America

Description

 

Purpose of Job

Under general supervision, is responsible for inspecting residential and industrial streets and roads that are constructed by private contractors and developers for compliance with the City of Franklin Street Department regulations.

 

Essential Job Duties 

 

A.  Performs inspections

  • Reviews construction plans prior to road, sidewalk, and storm drain installation to ensure that design meets City standards.
  • Inspects road, sidewalk, and drainage construction of all development projects within the City to detect violations in Street specifications.
  • Provides appropriate contacts for inspections and acquisition of required permits
  • Conducts road tests to determine compaction.
  • Observes construction of roadways to include subgrade, storm drains, stone, pavement, extruded curb and curb and gutter. Observes backfill of ditches in roadways to ensure stabilization and to prevent future settlement.
  • Documents inspections and issues notice of violation as necessary

 

Other Job Duties

 

Performs other job duties as assigned, including:

  • In off season for construction, may operate City street maintenance equipment.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

Qualifications

 

Education and Experience: The required knowledge, skill, and abilities to satisfactorily perform job duties are normally acquired through Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university; or three to four years of construction related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Certifications/Licenses:

                 

  • TDEC Level I Certification
  • TN EPSC Certification
  • TDOT Hot Mix Asphalt Roadway Certification-  
  • Valid State Drivers License (CDL)