Elevator Inspector Chief
Are you ready to work for an exceptional state agency that works to protect the life, health and welfare of the employees in the State of Arizona? Apply with us! The Industrial Commission of Arizona (ICA) is committed to the highest standards of compliance, demonstrating leadership in all areas, and teaching and working with employers and employees to make them successful. A thriving workforce in Arizona is what we strive for and work towards each day.
We are currently looking for individuals to join the our team within our Arizona Division of Occupational Safety & Health (ADOSH) Division, which is tasked with conducting enforcement safety inspections and investigations throughout Arizona of employers' workplaces to determine whether employers are complying with applicable occupational safety and health laws.
The position is responsible for statewide elevator and similar conveyance inspection and re-inspection program, assuring compliance and enforcement with the Arizona Occupational Safety and Health Act and the Arizona Revised Statutes Title 23, Chapter 2, Article 12. Makes necessary decision for the department and to ensure a safe and compliant environment for passengers and materials traveling on or applicable equipment throughout the State of Arizona. Supervises, reviews, comments and edits the inspectors’ reports and their performance, providing feedback and training to all inspectors as necessary. Audits and maintains records/certifications on all applicable conveyances within the State of Arizona. Updates and makes changes to the State of Arizona Elevator, and similar conveyance regulations, in order to ensure the regulations are up to date with national consensus standards or federal standards.
As a State of Arizona agency, the ICA offers an excellent benefits package, including top-ranked retirement and long-term disability plans, affordable medical, dental, vision, life and short-term disability plans, 10 paid holidays per year, 13 paid vacation days and 12 paid sick days per year, and a deferred compensation plan option.
- AZ Driver’s License Required
In-State travel is required. Requires possession of and ability to retain a current, valid state-issued driver's license appropriate to the assignment. Employees who drive on state business are subject to driver's license record checks, must maintain acceptable driving records and must complete any required driver training (see Arizona Administrative Code R2-10-207 (12). Employees may be required to use their own transportation, as well as maintaining valid motor vehicle insurance and current Arizona vehicle registration; however, mileage will be reimbursed.
- National Association of Elevator Safety Authorities Qualified Elevator Inspector (QEI) Certification.
- Arizona Occupational Safety and Health ACT.
- Arizona Elevator Act.
- Industrial Commission of Arizona Policies and Procedures.
- ADOSH policies, procedures, and rules.
- Google Suite, Windows, Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Database, and Adobe Acrobat
- Working knowledge of applicable American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Elevator and other conveyance Codes, International Building Code (IBC), Uniform Building Code (UBC), National Electric Code (NEC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
- Oral and written communication.
- Typing and using a keyboard.
- Developing spreadsheets and databases
- Effectively negotiating and settling disputes for legal and enforcement issues
- Logic and analytical skills
- Project Management skills
- Leadership skills
- Manage heavy workloads with high level of accuracy and production.
- Works well under pressure.
- Effectively works as a member of a team.
- To interpret plans for the new installation of elevators and other conveyances.
- Create and present presentations to small and large groups.
- Identify and resolve industry related/department problems and ensure compliance.
- To conduct strategic and long range planning relative to complex technical and public safety issues, including taking applicable committee meetings to promulgate new codes and standards that will provide the desired long-term effects for the program as well as its impact on the residents of Arizona
- Effectively interpret and communicate technical codes.
- Asses and evaluate the effectiveness of inspection programs to utilizing performance criteria and monitoring statewide production activities for State.
- Possess mechanical aptitude with the ability to recognize unsafe conditions or equipment.
- Recognizing and engaging those with different backgrounds, characteristics and perspectives to bridge gaps in understanding of differing viewpoints, as well as ensuring persons with diverse perspectives are given the opportunity to collaborate and provide input in the decision making process.