Do you have what it takes?

Are you a master of the principles and procedures of roadway construction?

Can you read and interpret construction plans, maps and specifications?

Do you have cooperative working relationships with contractors, coworkers and members of the public?

Can you communicate effectively?

Are you able to work accurately under pressure and time constraints?

Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) is hiring an Inspection Supervisor. As our new Inspection Supervisor, you will work within our Engineering and Construction Services Division, and will oversee our top-notch team of Inspection Technicians. Together, you and the Technicians will inspect roads, bridges, drainage and utility projects on Washington County roads. You will plan, implement and oversee a comprehensive inspection program in accordance with state and county laws governing subdivision roadway construction, bonding, establishment and construction surveys.

Are you our next Inspection Supervisor?

We’re looking for a skilled professional who can exercise judgment on all aspects of inspection and code compliance. This includes dealing with the public in tense and difficult situations, accurately explaining policies procedures, laws, regulations codes and ordinances. In addition, you use principles of supervision and performance management to evaluate and train employees, while maintaining effective working relationships. If this sounds like you, we’re interested in seeing your application!

Join our inspection team

As the Inspection Supervisor, you’ll lead a committed team of professional inspection technicians who read and interpret construction plans, maps and specifications. You’ll interact with a variety of people – engineers, planners, elected officials, colleagues from other jurisdictions, contractors, members of the public and more. You’ll interpret and apply constructions contracts and agreements, assist in budget preparation and more. In addition to challenging and fulfilling work, you’ll enjoy a working with 350 other LUT employees who enjoy their work and their coworkers.

LUT’s Inspection Supervisor will be:

Organized

Professional

Ethical

Communicative

Supervisory

Collaborative

Flexible

Dedicated

LUT’s Inspection Supervisor will be able to:

Review construction plans for conformance with state and county laws

Direct staff to continuously improve quality, productivity and effectiveness

Investigate complaints and recommend corrective action as necessary

Prepare cost estimates for budget recommendations

Develop and schedule work on assigned project development

Provide oversight of quality assurance and quality control

Answer questions and provide information to the public

Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships

LUT’s Inspection Supervisor will have:

An Associate’s degree in civil engineering and two (2) years of experience in construction inspection and overseeing inspection personnel OR

Four (4) years of experience in construction inspection that included overseeing inspection personnel

A valid Oregon driver’s license and acceptable driving record

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