Date Posted: February 13, 2020
Closes: March 10, 2020
Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for an Accessibility Inspector in the Traffic Engineering Department. This is a full-time, non-exempt position with a starting pay range of $19.62 - $22.55 per hour, DOE.
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
- The Accessibility Inspector conducts investigations and inspections of all temporary traffic control (TTC) for construction activities within the public right-of-way and any permanent pedestrian facilities to ensure accessibility by people with disabilities.
- Requires considerable knowledge of ADA and related accessibility laws and regulations; the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD); coordinating ADA compliance and accommodation programs as related to accessibility and work occurring within the public right-of-way; ADA and pedestrian design elements and roadway design principles including the ability to interpret roadway plans, geometric designs, and roadway safety.
- The incumbent must have a thorough knowledge of construction practices and procedures; good knowledge of materials used in construction and roadway development; good knowledge of work zone traffic control signing and traffic safety procedures; ability to perform mathematical engineering calculations; ability to read and interpret construction specifications and drawings; ability to prepare effective inspection notes and testing documentation.
- Must possess a valid Idaho driver's license.
- Must either have or be able to complete training for ATSSA Traffic Control Technician & Traffic Control Supervisor and obtain a flagger certification within 12 months of employment.
- Must have good experience with use of computer programs, specifically Word, Excel, and Outlook.
- Must be able to frequently lift and carry up to 50 lbs. and occasionally up to 100 lbs.
- Any combination of education, experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be acceptable.