Environmental Inspector

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Code Enforcement and Inspections Environmental Services

Job Description

Several full-time positions available with KC Water Regulatory Compliance Division located at 4700 E. 63rd Street.
Salary Range: $15.79-$23.16/hour
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8;00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled


Responsibilities

Varied Technical work within the Industrial Pretreatment Program. Work involves the performance of a variety of duties, independently or as a member of a crew, requiring the application of various skills, methods and procedures and/or the use of special sampling and measuring equipment, instruments and tolls in the investigations, inspections, evaluation and correction of program deficiencies or failures. Provides assistance relating to regulatory compliance to the Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Utilities. Work involves frequent contact with property owners, residents and the general public. Work in some instances may be hazardous and/or disagreeable. Work is assigned by a technical supervisor who provides work instructions and assistance on unusual or complex problems. Duties include: Inspects food service establishments, advises and/or operators as to deficiencies; re-inspects as necessary. Inspects sewer systems, storm drains an appurtenances for adherence to construction maintenance or operational standards; reports findings and prepares work orders for needed repairs. Conducts sanitary and storm sewer investigations to locate and stop unusual/prohibited discharges to either sewer system as well as, conduct investigations of complaints. Assists with MS4 compliance program. Assists with High-Risk Inspections, Outfall Inspections.


Qualifications

REQUIRES high school graduation and 1 year of applicable experience in a related technical construction, environmental health, hazardous materials or engineering field. Must possess of a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with the City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Preference given to individuals with experience in water and wastewater utility field.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

May be required to have a negative COVID-19 test result within 7 days of hire as the most recent test result. Having a positive result at any point for any current or potential employee will have no impact on employment status nor employment offer.

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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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The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
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 KC Water Employee Engagement Division at (816) 513-0253.

Job Address

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