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The Erosion Control/Development Inspector is an hourly position in the Inspections and Compliance Department under the Community Development Department. The incumbent inspects new development and construction, using appropriate inspection methods to ensure the environmental compliance of those projects. The incumbent uses tact and diplomacy where appropriate and uses enforcement tools when necessary to achieve compliance.
SCHEDULE: Normal operating hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (schedule flexibility is available to accommodate needs of the City).
Each position in this classification may not include all the duties listed below, nor do the examples cover all duties that may be performed.
Under General Supervision:
Education and Experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities -
Works under the specific direction of the Community Development Director or other supervisor, as assigned.
Physical Effort and Work Environment:
Employee works mostly outside in all kinds of weather, driving City vehicles from location to location, and performs works inside sitting at a desk; standing to file; walking through building to perform needed tasks; carrying and holding equipment, reports, files, boxes, etc. up to 50 lbs. or more; stooping, crouching, bending, squatting and kneeling for the purpose of inspections; occasional crawling to retrieve or inspect items, feeling for needed objects; reaching and twisting in chair to reach phone and files; filing and sorting of files and reports; writing, typing, using computer and answering telephone in daily duties of job; simple grasping of objects and files and using fingers for fine manipulation of using computer keyboard; static, rotational, flexing and extension of head and neck needed to answer phone and turn to find files and reports; near acuity vision, color vision and up/down, right/left field of vision needed; requires speaking, hearing, and dealing with employees and the public.
Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate colors or shades of colors. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate sounds. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate tastes. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate odors. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate depths. Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate textures. Some tasks require visual perception and discrimination. Many tasks require verbal communication skills.
Tasks may risk exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, smoke, wetness, humidity, rain, fumes, temperature, and noise extremes, machinery, vibrations, electric currents, traffic hazards, toxic agents, chemicals, explosives, violence, disease, or pathogenic substances.
The City of Fairburn is an Equal Opportunity Employerp >