Inspector - Sidewalk Program
Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for a Sidewalk Program Inspector in the
Maintenance Department. This is a full-time, non-exempt position and starting wage is $19.62 - $22.55 per
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and
holidays, paid parental leave, 401K match and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of
The Sidewalk Program Inspector inspects, monitors, and investigates contractor compliance with District
plans, specifications and standards for work performed within the public right-of-way areas of Ada County.
Responsible for investigation of complaints, identification and prioritization of sidewalk repairs, assisting
with organizing the repair locations into bid packages, public relations, and inspection. Is also responsible
to adhere to all District safety standards and procedures.
Requires considerable knowledge of construction practices and procedures as well as ADA
requirements. Also requires a good knowledge of surveying, material sampling and testing techniques
and procedures, and construction practices for roads, utilities, and storm drains.
Requires the ability to inspect and monitor quantity, quality, condition, and specification compliance of
materials and workmanship; perform engineering mathematical calculations; read and interpret
technical drawings, specifications, and construction plans.
Prior experience with practical engineering work or as an inspector is desired.
Prefer completion of studies in engineering science and mathematics, or graduation from a technical
institute with coursework in surveying or drafting.
Must be able to obtain a Nuclear Safety Certification within 3 months of hire, and all WAQTC
certifications within 1 year. Must possess a valid Idaho drivers license.
Or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge,
skills and abilities is acceptable.
A completed ACHD Employment application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30
p.m, September 16, 2021. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St.; Garden City, ID 83714 or on our
website at www.achdidaho.org.
An AA/EEO/ADA Employer
Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations