Construction Inspector - Highway Tech 1 - Greenfield District

State Of Indiana Greenfield , IN 46140

Posted 3 months ago

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) provides a dynamic workplace while serving Indiana citizens, improving quality of life, and enhancing economic opportunity. INDOT's programs and projects including Public-Private Partnerships, Green Initiatives, and innovative uses of materials and assets offer exciting opportunities for transportation and engineering professionals looking to begin or advance their careers. INDOT offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as outstanding work/life balance.

Job Description:

This position is responsible for performing construction inspection, which includes assisting the project supervisor/engineer to determine and delegate work assignments. Observes, checks and performs construction activities interpreting road or bridge plans, may direct survey crews; prepare progress reports, providing communications with contractors to ensure procedures comply with INDOT standards and specifications. May perform as an assistant project supervisor/engineer or supervise a small project. A CDL is required for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Complies with INDOT Safety Policies and Procedures;

  • Performs work assigned by project supervisor/engineer ensuring that the required tests, measurements, and inspections are completed and recorded in a timely manner;

  • Ensures required inspections are completed in a timely manner and problems are reported;

  • Ensures work conforms with appropriate plans, specifications, procedures, and policies;

  • Provides feedback to project supervisor/engineer for performance management purposes;

  • Communicates employee issues to project supervisor/engineer providing documentation as necessary;

  • Performs job documentation tasks such as site manager;

  • Provides assistance to public by responding to general inquiries, explaining delays, etc;

  • Performs related job duties as assigned

  • Participates in winter snow and ice removal operations

  • Performs emergency response activities such as: clean-up, traffic control, lane closures, placement of signs, and erecting barricades;

  • Performs related job duties as assigned.

Preferred Experience:

Must be at least 18 years of age and a high school graduate or equivalent. Must possess a valid driver's license and must possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL), or must obtain CDL within 90 days of employment. INDOT provides CDL training, pays for eligible employees to take CDL exams, and reimburses employees for eligible expenses incurred obtaining a CDL, including CDL permit and license.

  • High school graduate or equivalent;

  • Required to submit to and pass a drug test as a condition of employment;

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds;

  • Ability to perform physical activities such as lifting, dragging, stooping, standing and walking for long periods of time;

  • Ability to perform basic math calculations;

  • Must be able to endure exposure to inclement weather;

  • Must have ability to read, write, and communicate clearly;

  • Ability to follow directions and work as part of a team;

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local highway guidelines, laws and regulations for purposes of Construction inspection;

  • Knowledge of drafting, and surveying techniques;

  • Must have completed Modules 1, 2 and 3 of the Highway Technician Program or equivalent*

  • Experience as Highway Technician 2 for 3 years*

Applicants without experience as a HT 2 and/or have not completed the HT Program or equivalent may be considered for the position as an underfill - Highway Technician 2 - $34,320.

Benefits:

The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision plans

  • Health Savings Account available with Employer Contribution

  • Prescription Coverage

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Employer-funded Retirement Plan

  • Deferred Compensation Plan with Employer Match

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Work/life balance: 24 Paid Days Off and 12 Holidays, per year

  • Group Life Insurance

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

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Equal Employment Opportunity:

The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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