Landscape / Irrigation Inspector

Location: Riverside and San Diego Counties

 

In this role you will provide inspection services for landscape installation projects throughout Riverside and San Diego Counties with oversight by a firm principal. 

Preferred Requirement:

  • Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor (CLIA)

Duties may include, but are not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Coordinate and schedule on-site inspections and walk-throughs

  • Review approved construction documents, including plans, details, notes and specifications

  • Physically inspect irrigation and landscape improvements for compliance with approved plans, details, specifications and agency standards

  • Attend and/or conduct pre-construction meetings

  • Maintain and utilize detailed checklists for compliance

  • Perform walk-throughs and verbally communicate findings to Contractor, including acceptable remedies for non-compliant items

  • Provide written summary of findings in memo format

  • Use a computer to effectively operate various maintenance and software programs

  • Provide reliable means of transportation for duties

Necessary skills and experience include:

  • Ability to read and understand construction documents

  • Familiarity with industry standards for landscape construction and maintenance

  • Knowledge of irrigation design, installation and maintenance standards

  • Familiar with a broad spectrum of irrigation manufacturers and products, including central control systems

  • Able to program irrigation controllers

  • Ability to identify tree and plant species

  • Familiarity with industry standards for plant health and maintenance

  • Familiar with basic grading and drainage practices

  • Basic knowledge of hardscape installation, including flatscape, walls and fencing

  • ​Basic mathematical calculation skills

  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

  • Able to collaborate with a wide variety of personnel to solve problems

  • Must be able to work in varying weather conditions

  • Time management skills / ability to prioritize

 

The successful candidate will possess the following highly desirable attributes:

  • Thorough

  • Proactive

  • Responsive

  • Timely

  • Reliable

  • Self-starter

  • Organized

  • Efficient

  • Congenial

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