Utility Construction Restoration Inspector/Auditor
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Utility Construction Restoration Inspector/Auditor
Ref No.: 17-02150
Location: Royal Oak, Michigan
Title: Utility Construction Restoration Inspector/Auditor
Location: Royal Oak, MI
Term: Project/Contract
Type: W2
Ref. ID: 6812433

  • Civic Improvement
  • Company Initiated
  • Augment Supply
  • Leak repairs / replacements
  • Enhanced Infrastructure Replacement Programs
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • New Business / Customer requested
  • The scope of the audits will include, but is not limited to:
    • Soft surface restoration, such as: black dirt, grass seed, sod, landscaping, tree/shrub planting, slopes/ditch banks
    • Hard surface restoration completed, such as: concrete, asphalt, sub-base, driveways, sidewalk, parking lots, local streets, major streets, MDOT roads
  • SESC Controls such as: silt bags, silt fence, mulch blankets, covered spoil piles, temporary hard surface repairs, etc.
  • Work to be done in field (75%):
  • Site visits/audits, both company and contractor
  • Validate proper techniques used for restoration
  • Validate quality of restoration, before and after vegetation growth
  • Customer visits to provide an expectation for timing of restoration
  • Validate and track complaints from Owner Agencies and Customers
  • Report back on completed work for Bond Recovery and permit closeout
  • Pre-Construction drive-by video
  • Work to be done in office (25%):
  • SAP/Database searches for unplanned work that may need permitting/notification/restoration
  • Pull reports on restoration notifications to validate accuracy
  • Track turnaround time on restoration orders
  • Reporting findings to Field Leaders, Permit Coordinator, and Restoration team
  • Obtain permit requirements from Permit Coordinators and Permit Agency Database
  • Obtain scheduling information for jobs recently completed
  • Compile evaluation of results and tracking database entry
  • Inspectors/Auditors will report to Local System Engineer - 1 in Royal Oak, 1 in Lansing, covering the territories of the Royal Oak HQ, Macomb HQ, Groveland HQ, and Lansing HQ
  • Inspectors/Auditors may be required to assist in all areas listed above
  • This role may perform "other duties" as assigned by Leadership to meet business needs.
  • Independent: This position will be held as an individual contributor responsible for inspecting/auditing of projects in progress as well as completed project job sites
  • Working Conditions: This position requires both office and field work with a minimum of 40 hours per week.
Required Skills:
  • Experience - Minimum 5 years' experience in landscaping, road construction, ashphalt or concrete work
  • Basic underground utility construction knowledge
  • Familiar with interpreting and following permit specifications (MDOT, muni, etc.)
  • General engineering technology concepts and principles
  • Construction print reading and interpretation
  • Very strong skills in conflict resolution and negotiation
  • Proven Customer Experience
  • Skills in communicating both verbally and in writing
  • Must have knowledge in Microsoft products; SAP and CAD experience preferred
  • High school diploma (minimum)