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at City and County of Honolulu

Pay: up to $46476.00/year
Salary : $3,873.00/Month
Posted: 9/28/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1999638
Categories: Government

Job Description

Overall Job Objective

Opening Date/Time: Thu. 03/01/18 12:00 AM Hawaii Time
Closing Date/Time:Continuous
Job Type:Full-Time Permanent
Location:Oahu, Hawaii
Department:Department of Human Resources
Inspects the construction, repair and alteration of City and County owned buildings and related structures for compliance with plans, specifications and other established standards; and performs other related duties as required.

Current Vacancy:
Duties include, but are not limited to, independently inspecting the full range of construction work of public structures and buildings, facilities, grounds and structures, and renovation/restoration/redesign of grounds, structures and appurtenances to assure that the material, workmanship and finished product are in compliance with plans, specifications, contractual documents, established standards, pertinent rules and regulations, and laws; providing technical assistance in resolving construction related issues; discussing issues with contractors and subcontractors and making necessary decisions concerning code interpretations; monitoring the status of construction projects and maintaining its schedules; etc. 

Special Work Requirements:
Most of work is performed outside of a normal City office environment.  Field assignments entail exposure to all types of weather and hazardous conditions at construction sites.  May be required to stand, walk and bend for extended periods of time.  If not provided City vehicle, employee is required to provide personal vehicle for regular job transportation and be compensated therefore at union contract price.
 Additional Job Information:
At time of application, you must be a citizen, national or permanent resident alien of the United States or a non-citizen eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment.

***Subject to funding availability***

1) Only ONLINE applications will be accepted.  

2) Paper applications will NOT be accepted.

There are two vacancies with the Department of Design and Construction, Facilities Division.  This list may be used to fill future vacancies in this and/or other departments.
Important Notice:
Some notifications will be sent via e-mail. You are responsible for monitoring instructions and correspondence from this office by checking your e-mail account in a timely manner. To ensure proper delivery, please make sure you:
     - use a valid e-mail account;
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 Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Equivalent to graduation from high school. Responsible work experience which demonstrated the ability to perform the essential functions of the job may be substituted for education.

FOUR (4) years of experience in inspecting or supervising a variety of building construction work.
Such experience must have demonstrated knowledge of standard practices, methods, processes and tools used in building construction, including standard formulae of structural stability and safety and the accepted safety standards; and methods of inspection and the basic principles of statistics and equilibrium as applied to heavy construction and the ability to apply proper building inspection methods; read and interpret plans, specifications and blueprints; deal tactfully with building contractors and workers; and prepare reports and keep records.

  1. An Associate's degree in architectural or engineering drafting from an accredited college or university; or in the Applied Trades, Architectural, Engineering and CAD Technologies, and Carpentry Technology programs at Honolulu Community College, or similar academic programs from an accredited college or university will substitute for up to two years of the required four years of experience in inspecting or supervising a variety of building construction work.
  2. A Bachelor's degree in Architecture or Engineering from an accredited college or university will substitute for up to three years of the required four years of experience in inspecting or supervising a variety of building construction work.

Verification RequirementIf you have an applicable degree to substitute for the required experience, you must submit evidence of your education within 7 days of filing this application to receive credit. A reproduced copy of your diploma and/or official transcript which shows the embossed seal must be submitted in order to be given credit. Unofficial transcripts will not be accepted. Copies will not be returned. Mail or drop off: Department of Human Resources, 650 South King Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813.

Possession of an appropriate valid driver's license (Type 3), prior to appointment.

 Examination Process:
In addition to meeting the above minimum qualifications, your application will be further evaluated. Your score will be based on the quality, quantity, and/or recency of your education and experience.

Failure to provide sufficient information may result in your application being rejected or your receiving a lower grade.  Do NOT submit a copy of your resume or position description in lieu of providing detailed and complete information on your application form.

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