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Provide full range of inspection surveillance, planning, and estimating for all construction projects including participating in the design, planning, specifications, construction schedules, contract documents, inspections, estimates, and project closeout for complex renovations and new construction for projects over $100,000.
Manage all general and specialty inspectors (i.e., testing laboratories, electrical testing, etc.), as well as providing direction to Facilities Management Project Managers as appropriate. Verify the percentage of completed work and that the work complies with the contract documents. Monitor pay applications and verify as built conditions. Initiate and help coordinate utility outages. Maintain reports and records accurately reflecting projects' history. Serve as liaison between Design Professionals, Project Managers and Contractors.Generate inspection documentation. Coordinate construction activities with campus user groups.
Uses skills as a seasoned, experienced inspection professional to perform standard inspections of construction work by contractors, as well as other personnel for new construction, alterations and repair. Reviews design development and construction documents, specifications, and bid documents for construction features prior to release for bid; and participates in final inspection and final acceptance procedures. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions and ensuring compliance with all applicable building codes, rules, regulations, laws, etc.
Thorough working knowledge of California Building Codes, Cal OSHA, and the campus, medical center or University Construction Design Standards.
Progressive years of field-related working experience in building or utility construction work, including three years as an inspector or superintendent of major construction work.
Demonstrated journey-level work experience and certification in one or more construction disciplines (i.e. electrical, mechanical, plumbing, civil, etc.)
Demonstrated working knowledge of California Administrative Code, specifically building codes (e.g. Uniform Building Code [UBC], Title 24, etc.), OSHPD (Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development) requirements, and OSA (Office of State Architect) laws and regulations (Handicap access regulations).
Knowledge of construction practices, technology, and materials in all types of construction (i.e. institutional, medical, commercial, residential, and scientific/technical.
Thorough knowledge of California Title Code 24.
Thorough knowledge / skills in providing plan review services on simple and moderately complex improvement projects as well as code applications for replacement, repairs and upgrades of facilities.
Ability to read and interpret construction contract documents specifications, drawings, and related technical data to use while inspecting contractor's work.
Strong skills in reviewing, evaluating and advising project management on project completeness as applied to application for progress payments submitted by contractors.
Thorough knowledge of the campus, including its infrastructure and applicable rules, regulations, policies and practices.
Working knowledge of operational applications and implementation of acceptance testing of telemetry, pilot wire, SCADA, fiber optic controls, telecommunications data systems.
Working knowledge of cogeneration plants, complex electrical system relays, as well as electrical substations and distribution stations.
Thorough verbal and interpersonal communications skills including skill to work effectively with a variety of constituents. Skill in writing construction progress and contract compliance reports.
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain cooperative work relationships with campus colleagues and to manage and supervise other employee inspectors as well as specialty and/or testing lab inspectors.
Ability to communicate tactfully and effectively with a variety of individuals (e.g. architects, engineers, project managers, and contractors).
Strong organizational and analytical skills, including skill in problem recognition, avoidance and resolution. Skill in prioritizing workloads as is necessary due to changes in availability and deadlines, for self as well as
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