Position:  CA Plan Checker - Civil - South LA Area
Location:  Huntington Park, CA
Job Id:  1415
# of Openings:  0

Plan Check Engineer - Civil
 
SAFEbuilt company, is currently seeking a talented, experienced Civil  Engineer with Plan Review experience to support their Building Department Review Operations.  This position will provide grading and erosion control; parcel and subdivision map check; storm drain; NPDES review of storm water pollution prevention plans; standards urban storm water mitigation plans; water quality management plans; and erosion control plan reviews.  This position offers great opportunity for dynamic, motivated self-starters to work on a variety of assignments.  You’ll be a member of our highly respected building department team with a full complement of resources to support you and exciting projects to keep you challenged.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Review plans for grading and erosion control; parcel and subdivision map check; storm drain; NPDES review of storm water pollution prevention plans; standards urban storm water mitigation plans; water quality management plans; and erosion control plans. 
  • Determine review fees, and authorize the release of approved documents for city permits.
  • Provide timely oral and/or written communication detailing design and/or construction deficiencies in plans and specifications.
  • Direct and participate in design coordination meetings regarding private development projects and city, state, and regional capital improvement projects in order to lead the development process, ensure timely approval and completion of projects, and resolve any problem areas.
  • Assist inspectors with difficult or unusual code compliance issues and answer questions from inspectors about plan review comments.
  • Cultivate, foster, and maintain positive working relationships with directors, managers, supervisors, employees, and other stakeholders to gain their cooperation and support on assigned projects/assignments.
 
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
  • Experience/knowledge of grading and erosion control control, parcel mapping, NPDES / storm-water prevention, water quality and mitigation, erosion control. 
  • Extensive knowledge of local building codes and current construction procedures/technology
  • Interpretation of codes and ordinances in the field and ability to provide code compliant solutions
  • Must possess the ability to positively interact with the other staff members, the general public, contractors, governmental entities, and other clientele
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are vital
  • Good time management, organization, and attention to detail skills
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise initiative and a considerable amount of independent judgment
 
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering preferred
  • Certified SWPPS Compliance Training
  • Certified, NPDES Compliance Training
  • P.E. License preferred
  • E.I.T. on track to obtain PE license will be considered
  • 2 years plan review experience
 
COMPENSATION:  Competitive salary and benefits package.
 
 
More About SAFEbuilt:  One of the fastest growing providers of privatized community development solutions in the country, SAFEbuilt partners with over 800 communities of all shapes and sizes throughout the country for the efficient delivery of privatized community development solutions including: building department services, community and transportation planning & zoning and community improvement services. Learn more at: http://safebuilt.com/
 
With Growth Comes Opportunity!  Our culture is positive and energetic as we empower people to do what they do best. SAFEbuilt employs over 1100 highly qualified and motivated individuals who share the common Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Service, Teamwork and Improvement.  We offer a strong salary and benefits package to reward ability, certification levels, and work experience. Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances, paid holidays, paid time off, paid training, new certification bonuses, a matching 401K Plan, and more.
 
SAFEbuilt is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor.
 
If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at jobs@safebuilt.com or you may call us directly on 970-292-2200.
 

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