City of Marshalltown: Construction Inspector

Construction Inspector, Inspector
City of Marshalltown, Marshalltown
Posted 2 weeks ago

Employer: City of Marshalltown

Job Title:  Construction Inspector

Location: Marshalltown, IA

Brief Job Description/Summary:

List of Job Duties:

Performs inspection services on a wide range of municipal construction projects such as streets, sewers, drainage and storm water facilities, bridges, buildings, and other improvements to assure that construction details conform to plans and specifications. The work is performed under the general direction and supervision of the City Engineer but considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain close cooperative working relationships with the Engineer, Engineering staff, contractors and subcontractors, engineers and architects, property owners, and the general public. Supervision is exercised over the work of civil contractors on specific projects to ensure compliance with plans and specifications.

Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Graduation from high school supplemented by an Associate’s Degree in construction science and/or two to three years of experience in municipal or highway construction, or considerable experience in construction inspection work with a City government, consulting engineer or Department of Transportation, preferably in the State of Iowa as a required minimum.
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work
  • Possession of a valid Driver’s License issued by the State of Iowa.
  • Possession of Level I Portland Cement Concrete, Hot Mixed Asphalt Sampler Certification from the Iowa Department of Transportation and ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade I, or ability to acquire the same within twelve months of appointment.

Further information/application process contact:

Employment application should be completed electronically and sent to the City of Marshalltown Human Resource Department either by email or printed and mailed to City of Marshalltown Attn: Human Resources, 24 N Center Street, Marshalltown, IA  50158.  Please do not fax materials as these will not be accepted.

Closing Date:  

Posted 2.4.19



Job Features

Job CategoryConstruction, Government, Municipal

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