Construction Inspector

City Of Wentzville   Wentzville, MO   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on January 6, 2023
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Construction Inspector

Full-time; Pay Rate: $26.98 - $29.29/hr.


The City of Wentzville:

The City offers excellent benefits, including health, vision, dental, employer-paid life insurance, longterm
disability, a retirement pension, 13 holidays, two floating holidays, vacation time, sick time,
tuition reimbursement, employee assistance, a discounted recreation center membership and more!

Position Summary:

The Construction Inspector inspects the installation of new infrastructure, conducts tests on that infrastructure, and ensures compliance with federal, state and local regulations in order to protect public health and safety. Typical duties include performing daily construction inspections of public and private developments, including such aspects as site improvements and sanitary, sewer, water, stormwater and street infrastructure. Incumbents in this position work with City staff, contractors, site representatives and the public to resolve concerns and problems that arise during construction, providing respectful, professional, positive service in all interactions between co-workers, internal and external customers, community members and the public at large. The ideal candidate for this role has a strong background in engineering, construction or another related field with a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and work independently. Prior experience working with public infrastructure is highly desired.


Job Requirements:

  • An Associate or Technical degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or a related field is required.
  • Two to five years of experience in Civil Engineering, Public Works, Construction or a similar work environment is required.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Proficient in infrastructure systems and engineering practices and principles.
  • Proficiency in the use of basic business software (word processing, spreadsheets, email, presentations) and basic knowledge of office equipment and machines; proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or ArcGIS software preferred
  • Ability to read and understand construction plans.


Apply online at The City of Wentzville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.