Director of Engineering and Inspections – Clayton, NC

Name of Employer: Town of Clayton

Employer Website:

Job title: Director of Engineering and Inspections

Job Location (City & State): Clayton NC

Job Details / Description


Job Candidate Qualifications

Performs complex professional, technical, and administrative work planning, organizing, and directing engineering and inspections activities and services including: water and sewer line design, storm water management, building and construction inspections; administrative support, and other related engineering services to the Town.

Under the general direction of the Town Manager, an employee in this class plans, organizes and leads the work of employees engaged in storm water management, construction estimates and inspections, building inspections, and other related engineering and administrative work for the Town. The employee also serves as the Floodplain Administrator, and provides technical engineering advice and assistance to town departments, the Town Manager and Town Council. Work includes: performing engineering design computations and mapping; reviewing plans, permits, and encroachments; estimating amounts of materials and costs for projects; overseeing the building, electrical, plumbing and mechanical inspection activities, with responsibility for enforcing the laws, ordinances and codes relating to the construction and alteration of buildings; preparing and recording legal documents; and other related professional and technical work. The employee has considerable participation in the long-range planning for infrastructure needs; contract management; handling departmental complaints and issues; developing and implementing the operating and capital budgets; and the administration of department personnel. The employee must use effective communication strategies while representing the town to a wide variety of citizens, developers, professionals, and government officials. Work is performed independently and in coordination with the Town Manager and other town officials. Work may subject the employee to environmental conditions, extreme temperatures, construction noise and hazards.

How to Apply

Please apply at Town of Clayton website:

Closing date: 03/31/17 11:59PM


Posted on

February 14, 2017

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