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Construction Attorney in New York City, NY

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The NYC Department of Buildings

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Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jun 19,2018

Posted on

Jun 13,2018

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Construction Inspector The candidate performs technical inspections of construction work pursuant to applications filed with the Department of Buildings. Involve the erection, alteration, and repair of structures throughout the city. Responds to, reports and investigates accidents, incidents and complaints for conformity with NYC Construction Codes, Department rules, other pertinent laws and rules, and approved plans and specifications. Studies drawings to obtain details for inspections. Issues violations, summonses and stop work orders. Verifies licenses of onsite workers. When issuing violations, advises the recipient of the nature of the violating condition. Testifies as needed, including at ECB, depositions, and court. Maintains records and makes reports. Explains and enforces laws and rules relevant to the field. May assign, supervise, review and evaluate work of subordinates. May train subordinates in their duties. Review applications relevant to the field. Operates a motor vehicle in the performance of assigned duties. Must have 5+ years of full-time, satisfactory experience working in the construction trades as a carpenter, mason, ironworker, plasterer, architect, engineer, building construction superintendent, or inspector of building construction; or license as a professional engineer or registered architect issued pursuant to the New York State Education law; or 3+ years of full-time, satisfactory experience as described in "1" above, and two years of formal training or education in an acceptable construction program, given in a college accredited by regional, national, professional or specialized agencies recognized as accrediting bodies by the U.S. Secretary of Education and by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or a technical school or trade school approved by a state’s Department of Education or a recognized accrediting organization; or 3+ years of participation in the apprentice construction inspection program offered by the Department of Buildings, and either two years of full-time satisfactory experience as described in "1" above, or two years of formal training or education as described in "3" above. Working knowledge of the NYC Construction Codes and Zoning Resolution is preferred. Deadline: 06/30/2018

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Job ID: 346031

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The NYC Department of Buildings
280 Broadway, 3rd Fl.
New York City, NY 11101