Engineering Inspector

City of New Orleans
$35,673 Per year LA City Park, New Orleans, LA, USA


Kind of Work

Responsible technical advisory and limited supervisory work in the inspection of construction materials, plant machinery, and engineering projects; and related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. High School graduation or G.E.D. Equivalency Diploma issued by a State Department of Education.*
  2. EITHER:  Permanent status with the Sewerage & Water Board as a Laborer with at least six (6) months of experience in the field of construction inspection.  A letter signed by the appointing authority verifying this experience must be submitted within two (2) weeks of filing an application. 

OR:  One (1) year of semi-skilled work in industrial or Engineering construction or industrial or engineering inspection.   

*Prior to appointment, the hiring agency is required to verify education claimed by the applicant to qualify for this classification. If selected for hire, applicants must provide original documents of their qualifying credentials to the hiring agency prior to their start date in this job classification.

Kind of Examination

A written test, weighted 100% designed to measure the applicants knowledge of fundamental mathematics, basic engineering principles, preparation of reports, and other subjects related to the field. 

This is an original entrance and promotional examination.