Project Manager / Building Inspector
Please note that this posting closes at 3:00 pm on the date listed above.
If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Justin Naegle, Director, at (385)-646-7420 or email email@example.com
|Job Title||Project Manage / Building Inspector|
|Department||Architecture, Engineering & Construction|
|Contract Length||12 months|
|Last Review Date||April 2022|
Responsible for monitoring new building construction in compliance with applicable building codes. Inspects large monetary projects and change orders of construction, alterations, remodeling, and repair projects for compliance with governing building codes in Granite School District as assigned by the Manager of Construction Services with the assistance of the Sr. Project Manager. Plans and designs capital outlay and maintenance projects with the Manager of Construction Services, Sr. Project Manager, Director of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction, Director of Maintenance, Maintenance Foremen, school administrators, design professionals, and contractors to ensure competent and timely completion of assigned projects. Inspector may be required to submit weekly written reports documenting the progress of individual projects to the Manager of Construction Services, and notify director, project architect or engineer, and project contractor of any deviation from approved construction documents or building code requirements. Upon notification from the contractor that deficient work has been corrected, Project Manager will re-inspect any work originally found not to be in compliance with the contract documents and code requirements. Attendance, physical presence, and timeliness are required and are essential functions of this position.
- Works in concert with other Project Managers to monitor new building construction such that building codes are met while ensuring that best practices are maintained within budget constraints. Collaborates with building engineers, contractors, and others to build to plan specifications.
- Responsible for construction project coordination as assigned by Manager of Construction Services with the assistance of the Sr. Project Manager. Monitors and provides weekly report of project status to ensure its timely completion and that contractual bid documents are met.
- Inspects the construction alteration, remodeling or repair of any building or structure, or the components of any building or structure for compliance with standards provided in the specific edition of the International Building Code adopted under the rules of the State of Utah Uniform
- Building Standards Act or amendments to the International Building Code as included in the Utah Uniform Building Standards Act. Provides own transportation to inspection sites.
- Takes appropriate action where non-compliance is discovered as provided in the International
- Building Code and as directed by the Manager of Construction Services and Sr. Project Manager.
- Provides notification and recommendations to the Manager of Construction Services, Sr. Project Manager, project architect or engineer and building contractor or maintenance shop technician where non-compliance is discovered.
- Will be assigned to serve as a member of an on-call fire alarm team. On call time will be for a 7-day period with 24 hours on call responsibility. There are 5 members of this team and assignments are spread evenly amongst the team.
- Other duties as assigned*
Required Knowledge and Skills
- Must display effective oral and \written communication skills along with ability to organize time and work.
- Must have thorough knowledge of building construction and technology of building systems.
- Must have thorough knowledge of construction procedures, and techniques, current edition of the International Building Code, International Mechanical Code, International Plumbing Code and the National Electrical Code.
- Must understand the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act Guidelines and the National Fire Code.
- Inspector should be familiar with construction standards and be able to read and understand construction documents prepared by architects and engineers.
- Must be skilled in the use of computer software appropriate to processing job related reports, analyses, and other paperwork.
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Must have a current Utah driver’s license
- Must have current Utah State commercial building inspector certifications in any two of the following areas: Commercial Building Inspector, Commercial Mechanical Inspector, Commercial Plumbing Inspector and Commercial Electrical Inspector.
- A four-way commercial combination certification is preferred. Also preferred is Commercial Plans Examiner certification.
Required Prior Experience
Preferred prior experience of two years’ work experience as a practicing commercial construction Project Manager with demonstrated competence.
Assigned Decision Making
As assigned by the Manager of Construction Services with the assistance of the Sr. Project Manager, responsible for proper building construction, remodeling, and repair, through observation and follow-through using a well-planned and timed inspection schedule, prompt reporting of problems, and early and frequent monitoring of compliance with inspection recommendations. Must inspect and monitor many projects at a given time while promoting on-time completion schedules. Ensures that corrections are made with minimal delay.
Incumbent has the authority to make decisions on the compliance or non-compliance to code for work performed in district buildings by independent contractors and maintenance personnel.
Interactions with Others
Works in a non-authority role with other people, calling for cooperative activities based upon ability to communicate effectively and to make careful, thorough observations. Maintains constructive relationships with contractors, maintenance personnel, local, state and federal government representatives, architects and engineers.
No direct responsibility, but will work with a team as the Project Manager to help review budgets and to help control costs.
Incumbents of this position will regularly perform work in a standard office setting and multiple open construction sites daily. Functions of the position subject to all seasonal and weather extremes. Constant local travel required. Tasks require a variety of physical activities involving muscular strain related to walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting, sitting, pushing, pulling and reaching. Elements of the job pose various degrees of hazard.
Physical Requirements – Not limited to the following:
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to speak and/or hear. Frequently required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, and crouch. Occasionally required to use hands to handle or feel and must occasionally climb or balance.
- Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
- Must be able to sit/stand for long periods of time.
- May be required to lift or move up to 50 pounds.