STATE CLASSIFICATION JOB DESCRIPTION
Salary Group B11
Class No. 1321
Performs routine (journey-level) inspection work. Work involves conducting inspections and quality assurance reviews to ensure compliance with laws, regulations, and agency policies. Works under moderate supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED
Conducts inspections for compliance with Texas codes, standards, and laws and for proper display of current licenses.
Examines permits, licenses, applications, and records to ensure compliance with licensing requirements.
Makes recommendations on violations and conducts follow-up inspections.
Prepares, organizes, and maintains inspection records and reports.
Gathers and analyzes data.
Responds to inquiries and complaints.
Assists with researching and identifying the causes of violations.
Assists in reviewing compliance monitoring reports and may monitor follow-up actions in cases in which violations were found.
May collect inspection fees.
May participate in investigations.
May conduct licensing examinations.
May appear at administrative hearings or testify before courts of jurisdiction.
Performs related work as assigned.
GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES
Experience and Education
Experience in inspection work. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of Texas laws, codes, and standards related to the area of responsibility; of the principles and methods of field inspection and quality control; and of business practices in regulated occupations and industries.
Skill in conducting inspections, in determining proper courses of action, in using instruments or tools necessary to conduct inspections, in using computer programs and databases, and in maintaining records and written reports.
Ability to prepare reports, to interpret laws and regulations, to gather and analyze data, and to communicate effectively.
Registration, Certification, or Licensure
May require certification in a specialty area.
State Auditor’s Office