Construction Inspection Technician
Company: Lehigh County Authority
Job Location: Allentown PA, 18106 United States
What the Job Looks Like As a Construction Inspection Technician, you will have a unique opportunity to make a significant and meaningful contribution to the success of Lehigh County Authority through the following core job responsibilities: • Conducts on-site inspections for construction projects by checking conformance to the plans and specifications in methods and materials of construction. • Area of expertise to include but not be limited to water, sanitary sewer, paving, sidewalks and curbing. • Coordinates contractors work with other LCA departments and outside entities as necessary. • Acts as liaison between the public and LCA during construction, resolves issues as needed. • Prepares property damage and incident reports, notifies customers of outages and/or other issues. • Prepares daily inspection reports, reviews contractor's requests for payments, prepares periodic cost estimates, project closeouts; and prepares or compiles any other related documentation. • Assures contractor adherence to safe construction practices. • Utilizes Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment to collect and record site-specific physical features. • Exports data from the GPS unit for the use of the Geographic Information System (GIS) staff or others. • Provides technical assistance to operations and administration departments such as utility locations and impacted LCA customers. Important Qualifications to your Success • Education: Associates degree from a technical school and/or relevant certifications preferred. • Experience: Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in utility construction or construction inspection required. • Computer Skills: Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, portable computer equipment and handheld GPS equipment. • Technical: Strong working knowledge of water and wastewater systems, and construction practices. • Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Licensure: Possession of a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license. • Travel: Ability to perform administrative work remotely from a company vehicle required.
Company URL: Lehigh County Authority
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