Inspector I (Public Works - Engineering)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Mar 16, 2021
Full Time Code Enforcement and Inspections Engineering Public Works
  • Salary: $17.71 - $28.69 Hourly USD

Job Description


This position performs investigation and inspection on various roads, drainage, and civil site work projects to ensure compliance with approved plans and specifications, compliance with NPDES regulations, applicable state permit regulations and other local ordinances.

HIRING HOURLY RANGE: $17.71 - $22.69


Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include: perform field investigations and inspections; prepare inspection reports on road, drainage, and civil site work projects for construction, maintenance, and stormwater activities; monitor, troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct performance issues related to construction and maintenance efforts versus design plans and permits; perform database entry for documentation within EnerGov and Cartegraph; perform related research as requested by immediate supervisor or project manager; investigate citizen requests for maintenance including discussions with citizens, perform miscellaneous duties as assigned; assist in County Emergency Operations.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate's Degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field preferred, supplemented with two (2) years of job related inspection experience. Knowledge in engineering fundamentals, South Carolina Storm water regulations, County ordinance, erosion & sediment control methods, basic hydrology, and best management practices.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of construction/inspection methods, materials, general survey techniques and the ability to read construction drawings is required. Must be able to obtain required (SCDHEC) Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector certification and have the ability to obtain SCDOT Certifications (asphalt roadway inspection, earthwork and base inspection, nuclear gauge certifications). Excellent interpersonal oral/written communication skills and computer skills in Microsoft Word and Excel. Must have a valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a South Carolina license upon acceptance of the position is required.Closing Date/Time: 4/16/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map