Northshore Utility District (NUD) seeks a Lead Engineering Inspector to provide technical and procedural direction to inspection staff (District and Contract), guide and assist with initial and ongoing training, and to act as a point of contact for general inquiries. The successful candidate will provide review, oversight and input of water and sewer facility construction related to capital improvements, developer extensions and private service extensions.
The Engineering Inspector - Lead establishes clear understanding and effectively communicates uniform levels of acceptance among inspection staff; ensures water and sewer construction complies with District standards, specifications, permitting, contracts, Best Management Practice (BMP's), codes, regulations, policies and procedures. Effectively communicates appropriately with District personnel, customers, contractors, regulatory agencies, and the general public; actively participates in preconstruction and design meetings; anticipates and appropriately resolves complex and sensitive issues within an assigned area of responsibility as determined by the Engineering Supervisor or the Engineering Director.
Visit www.nud.net/careers to access the application and view the complete job description for this position. A cover letter and resume will be required in addition to the application. A background investigation and reference check will be required before hire.
The online application including cover letter and resume are due by Friday, July 10th at 5:00 PM in order to be considered in the first review of applicants. Please email application materials to HRA@nud.net. This position shall remain open until filled.
Northshore Utility District is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of color, gender, religion, marital status, national origin, age, sexual orientation including gender identity, citizenship, veteran status, disability or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.
To be considered for this position candidates must possess:
A two-year college degree in Civil Engineering Technology, or a similar approved degree, with major course work in math, surveying and/or engineering.
Proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite, other commercial software, voicemail system, etc.
Eight years of underground utility construction or inspection experience.
Additional Salary Information: The comprehensive benefit package includes: Medical Plan options; Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance; Membership in the Washington State Public Employee Retirement System; Deferred Compensation with Employer Match; and much more.
About Northshore Utility District
Northshore Utility District is a special purpose water and sewer utility located at the northeast end of Lake Washington in King County. The District encompasses more than 11,000 acres in parts of Kenmore, Bothell, Juanita, Totem Lake, Kingsgate, Finn Hill, Lake Forest Park and Kirkland and serves more than 74,000 people.
The mission of Northshore Utility District is to provide the necessary services to the community in a safe, reliable, economical, and ecologically responsible manner.
To accomplish this goal, the District will:
- Manage available resources for the best long-term interest of our ratepayers;
- Provide our employees with a safe and fair work environment that promotes teamwork, professional growth and excellence in performance;
- Protect the environment through responsible operating practices and public education;
- Work cooperatively with the community and other municipal service providers.