City of Monrovia

Public Works Inspector

Onsite - Monrovia, CA
$50K - $100K Annually
Application Deadline: 4/7/24

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Are you looking for a career that is fulfilling and provides you with a sense of pride for the work you do? Look no further and join the City of Monrovia! This position is responsible for conducting field inspections of public works and public utilities projects. We are looking for someone who is motivated, hardworking, and willing to work independently as well as in a team. If you are intrigued by this opportunity, you should apply now!



The City of Monrovia offers opportunities for individuals of all experiences and backgrounds to come together for a singular purpose – to serve the people of Monrovia to create a community that offers a premier quality of life. Monrovia is a community where diversity, equity, and inclusion are celebrated, and where intellectual curiosity, respectful dialogue, and a commitment to inclusion are vital to our success.



The Public Works Department is responsible for field inspections of public works and public utilities projects, operating the City’s water and sewer utilities, maintaining safe streets, sidewalks, and transportation, preservation of the City’s eight parks and other green spaces, providing a variety of environmental services, and maintaining all public facilities. Monrovia Public Works strives to provide the highest level of service to residents and businesses. The department is organized into two sections: Administration and Operations and together are responsible for all planning, construction, and maintenance of the City’s public infrastructure to preserve and maintain natural resources and provide a premier environment to improve the quality of life for residents and visitors. The Public Works department is in the midst of an aggressive five-year CIP that provides direction and organization to ensure the City’s financial resources are focused on projects that are priority for community enhancements.



This position is responsible for a variety of ongoing operational responsibilities including, but not limited to:

· Inspects all phases of public works contracts and construction projects including streets, curbs, sewers, gutters, storm drains, and alley pavement;

· Enforce compliance with contract plans and specifications;

· Perform field surveys; investigate public complaints and inquires; confer with property owners regarding project schedule, hazards, and inconvenience;

· Review construction plans/blueprints, conduct final inspections of projects within city property or right of way and finalize encroachment and construction permits; and

· Answer inquiries from the public, both in person and over the phone, providing construction and related codes information and explaining procedures.



Any combination of education and experience that would provide the required knowledge, abilities and skills is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the qualifications would be:

High School graduation and three (3) years experience in construction and/or construction inspection of public, residential, and commercial construction. Experience working with diverse groups and ability to exercise cultural sensitivity and awareness is highly desirable.



Possession of a valid Class C California Driver’s License and a good driving record. Grade I Water Distribution Certificate is highly desirable.



Applications will be reviewed and those candidates whose applications indicate that they are most qualified will be invited to continue in the examination process. Candidates will be notified via email or telephone if they qualify for the next step in the recruitment process. The selection process may consist of: Application Evaluation (Qualifying) and Qualifications Appraisal Interview (100%). If you have a disability that may require an accommodation in the selection process, please notify Human Resources in writing when you submit your application.



Application Deadline             April 7, 2024

Oral Interview                      April 11, 2024

Candidate Start Date            May 13, 2024

This recruitment is open to the first 150 applicants and may close at any time with or without notice depending on the number and quality of applications received. The dates listed above are subject to change.



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