Construction Inspector (20299148)

Public Works
East Bay
$96,712.67-$117,544.90 Annually

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Fremont, 94538


The Organization

Fremont is a well-managed and innovative city! Located in the heart of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley, Fremont prides itself on innovation, clean technology and advanced manufacturing, a low crime rate, great schools, a low unemployment rate, quality parks, nearby open space, and an incredibly diverse population of over 230,504 residents. With its strong and diversified business base, Fremont is an important economic force in the region. The City strives to be an innovator in municipal government, with dynamic leadership provided by the City Council and City Manager.

The Position

The Construction Inspector plays a key role in the Engineering Division of Public Works. The position is responsible for inspection of public streets, highways, bridges, City parks, and private developments. This entry-level position is characterized by the responsibility to learn and inspect public works construction projects for compliance with codes and specifications.

Examples of Job Responsibilities

  • Review construction plans, specifications, encroachment permits and other plans.
  • Conduct on-site inspection of construction materials, grade elevations, underground facilities, construction safety precautions, etc., to determine compliance with contract plans and specifications. Make field measurements.
  • Ensure conformance with applicable safety standards and regulations.
  • Monitor and document the correction of project deficiencies.
  • Identify and recommend approval of necessary contract and/or plan adjustments to accommodate field conditions.
  • Prepare daily reports, track contract timelines, and maintain field records on materials and quantities used. Investigate citizen complaints related to encroachment and/or grading violations.
  • Respond to public inquiries and concerns.
  • Other duties as assigned.


A summary of benefits can be viewed online: Benefits Summary 

Special Instructions

How to Apply: Candidates may apply for this position by submitting a completed City application, resume, and supplemental questionnaire through the online application system (Government Jobs) at: City of Fremont Career Opportunities ( 

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