Two full-time positions available with the City Planning & Development Department, Land Development Division
Salary Range: $18.24 - $29.15/hour
Work Location: City Hall 5th floor (field position)
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled
7:30-4:00: Conducts onsite inspections of major and minor public infrastructure improvements, including but not limited to: paving, grading, driveways, sidewalks, pipes, lighting, and site disturbance. Utilizes and reviews electronic plans to determine adherence during construction to the applicable City Codes, Specifications, and Standards. Documents inspection results for ongoing development activities in City software system to document compliance with all City requirements. Successful candidate must utilize good communication, organizational and record keeping skills and possesses the ability to work independently to meet inspection deadlines and accomplish work-related tasks.
8:00-5:00: Provides technical support to the Engineering Services group as part of the Plan Review staff. Processes easements and agreements associated with land development projects for acceptance by the City. Processes Arterial Street Impact Fee credit transfers and payments. Verifies project assignments and assists with coordination of plan review comments for plats, street grading, paving, curbs, driveways and sidewalks, sanitary and storm sewer, and site disturbance activities involving erosion and sediment control measures. Prepares project reports indicating completeness, status, and as-built asset status. Coordinates with developers, engineers, contractors and other City departments to resolve non-compliance issues, and to ensure process moves efficiently forward to conclusion. Researches map, records, plans, and prior processes to support project data management, using the CompassKC or similar system. Prepares files to be archived. Protects the City's interests concerning right-of-way, easements, and issuance of permits that allow the construction and operation of systems and services fundamental to the makeup of the City.
REQUIRES high school graduation and 5 years of related and increasingly responsible experience in engineering drawing, mapping, automated mapping, GIS and equipment, CADD, engineering, land survey, construction inspection and related fields; OR high school graduation and 2 years of experience at the level of Engineering Technician and possession of either the Level II Engineering Technology Certification in any Civil, Electrical or Mechanical discipline as issued by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) OR the Land Surveyor in Training as issued by the Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors, and Professional Landscape Architects OR the Class B Wastewater Collections System Certification from the Missouri Water Environmental Association; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as prescribed by the City. Preference given for experience performing construction field inspections for either public or private entities and experience using both e-Builder and CompassKC software.
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The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.
For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.
For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.
Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.
If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.
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All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.
The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.
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The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the Human Resources Department, Recruitment & Selections Division at (816) 513-1945.