Engineering Inspector II-Highway Construction-

Orange County Government

Date: Nov 25, 2022
City: Orlando, FL
Salary: $21 - $28 / hour
Contract type: Full time
Orange County Government

This position includes advanced technical work with emphasis on field supervision and inspection.

Representative Duties

Perform inspections of infrastructure projects including sidewalk, roadway, and other projects under the responsibility of the Highway Construction Division. Work is expected to be performed with considerable independence under the general supervision of the assigned supervisor.

Supervises inspection of projects assigned. Based on the area of assignment, inspector may be responsible for projects in the Public Works Department, recreational trail projects for the Parks Division, and others.

May make field changes that do not alter the scope and cost of construction. May schedule and observe contractor’s materials and structures, and review tests results and evaluations.

Assist in the review of construction plans and specifications.

Participate in pre-construction meeting with Contractor, Senior Inspector, Administration and Engineering staff.

Assist Contractor with resolution of construction issues on assigned projects, as needed.

Document project activities by keeping accurate daily records and documentation (daily diaries).

Document quantities of work completed for pay application review and approval. Coordinate with Contractor throughout project so that there is agreement regarding total quantities approved.

Assist Senior Inspector with development and implementation of standardized practices and documentation for the group.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school, or equivalent, and four years of engineering inspector experience in the areas of roadway construction; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License. A Florida Driver’s License is required by date of hire.

Must have satisfactorily completed the Contractor’s Underground Utility Examination for inspectors or must complete within six months of entry into the position.

Experience with roadway and/or sidewalk construction.

Must have the ability to communicate with the general public while discussing, explaining and interpreting standards and codes


1. Please complete each section of the application in detail as only information provided by the applicant regarding their work experience and education on the application will be used to determine the applicant's qualifications for the position.

2. Applications that show no employment history, no employment dates, leave number of hours worked per week blank, show duties left blank, or state "see attached resume" will be disqualified, considered incomplete, and will not be reviewed.

3. Applicants selected for hire in Orange County must successfully complete a background check, physical and drug screening prior to start of employment.

4. Please read the entire posting and print a copy for your future reference, as you may wish to refer back to it during the recruitment process.

5. Please ensure that the phone number and email address on your application is accurate, and that it is an email account that you check on a daily basis as we will be using this to contact you for various steps in the hiring process. Should we need to communicate with you, we will only use the email listed on the application. Please check your spam/junk email folders as well your inbox.

Application Deadline

Posting Date: 11/23/2022

Closing Date: 12/16/2022

May close without prior notice


$ 21.44 - 28.11 per hour based on qualifications.

Veterans Preference

If you are claiming Veterans' Preference, you are responsible for providing the required eligibility documentation by the close date of the posting. Please submit a cover letter and copies of documents, not originals, to Orange County Human Resources Division, PO Box 1393, Orlando, FL 32801-1393 or fax to (407) 836-0098 (only Veterans' Preference documentation will be accepted by fax). Your cover letter should include the position posting number you are applying for, the title of the position and the last 4 digits of your social security number.

Educational Requirements

If your education was obtained in the United States, the County recognizes degrees or diplomas which are accredited by an agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE) or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). If you have obtained education from a country other than the United States, your degree or diploma must be evaluated to determine the United States equivalency by a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES) or the Association of International Credentials Evaluations (AICE) at your expense.

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