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Company: The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
As a Construction Inspector II (Electrical) you will assist with inspections of simple and complex facilities and equipment of various sizes while coordinating with multiple parties including outside agencies, Metropolitan’s Water System Operations Group (WSO), Engineering Services Group (ESG), and other Metropolitan departments. You will have the opportunity to participate in field investigations, studies, preparation of preliminary and final plans, specifications, cost estimates and reports pertaining to a variety of engineering projects; prepare inspector’s daily reports; assist in the coordination of activities which include centralized control installation and testing, and may additionally include the coordination of instrumentation and/or flow meter installation and testing.
Your inspection responsibilities are centered within the electrical field and may include but are not limited to: inspecting conduit and raceway installations for electrical power, control, and instrumentation systems; inspecting installation of conductors for electrical power, control, and instrumentation systems; inspecting and performing hands-on testing of motor control centers, transformers, control panels, substations, pumps, motors, valves, generators, and various other various types of electrical equipment; and performing hands-on start-up and testing of new systems and installations (including working with instrumentation high voltage power systems, and equipment).
In addition to your journey level electrical experience and knowledge, you will have the opportunity to demonstrate your attention to detail, organizational, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills as a Construction Inspector II.
This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.
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Work Schedule: Mon - Fri
EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education and Experience: High school diploma or general education development test (GED) and six years of increasingly responsible, relevant journey level experience* in one or more crafts, or construction materials sampling and testing and per applicable codes and standards, or fabrication inspection and testing per applicable codes and standards, OR two years experience at the Construction Inspector I level. General construction experience may be substituted for a particular craft.
Relevant Experience is defined as: Electrical work experience on large scale construction projects / facilities (water-related or industrial).
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.
JOB-RELATED SELECTION CRITERIA
25% - Job Preparation
25% - Technical Knowledge and Skills
5% - Interpersonal / Teamwork
10% - General Competencies
20% - Oral Communications
15% - Written Communication
100% - Total
• Competitive compensation
• Excellent medical, dental, life, vision plans.
• Deferred compensation in the form of a 401(k) plan (with matching contribution) and a 457 plan.
• Retirement benefits under the California Public Employees' Retirement System
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training and advancement opportunities
• Excellent working environment
• Public transportation reimbursements and van pools
For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Benefits Regular Full Time Employee
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 800 miles of pipeline, and 16 hydroelectric power plants.
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email: [email protected]
MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PST on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.
Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).