Senior Construction Inspector

Website San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

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Salary Range: $107,666.00 – $130,884.00/year

To apply, visit the City & County of San Francisco’s Employment website at:  6319 Senior Construction Inspector

Application Filing Deadline:
Apply immediately as this announcement may close at any time after 5:00 p.m. (PST) on November 6, 2020.

The City and County of San Francisco is accepting applications for a Senior Construction Inspector to establish an eligible list to fill this position(s) throughout City Departments. San Francisco International Airport (SFO), an enterprise City department, may hire from this list.

This role oversees construction inspection work performed in conjunction with construction projects and assigns and supervises construction inspectors’ work in the inspection of construction projects to ensure compliance with contract plans, specifications, building regulations, and safety regulations. Engineering construction inspection includes but is not limited to the following activities: earthwork and paving, roadway renovation and improvement, water supply and sewer collection pipeline, Portland cement concrete, protective coating, pile driving, drilled pier, tunneling/jacking, trackwork, track improvements, power distribution, and transmission systems, electrical overhead contact systems, signal, control, and data acquisition systems, radio, and telecommunications systems, including fiber optic networks, power substations, vehicle modifications, and retrofits, bridges, ADA retrofits, and facilities, building renovation and improvements, operating equipment, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems, electrical and mechanical work, and landscaping and irrigation work.

Public works projects include performing duties to complete construction work for buildings; garages; multi-purpose facilities; public assembly facilities; treatment plants; street reconstruction work; pipelines; transit facilities and vehicles; playground/parks facilities; street lighting facilities; traffic signal facilities, power generating facilities; airport, terminals, service facilities, runways, taxiways, aprons and (facilities); tunnels.


1.       Two (2) years of verifiable full-time experience equivalent to the level of City and County of San Francisco class 6318 Construction Inspector; OR

2.       Six (6) years of verifiable full-time experience in construction inspection work insuring that plans and specifications are complied with, and the workmanship and material used meet specifications.


1.       Most positions require a valid California driver’s license.

2.       May be required to work under extreme weather conditions such as heat or cold, climb ladders, walk on uneven surfaces and/or stand for a long duration.

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