Kansas Corporation Commission Damage Prevention Special Investigator in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10818322 The Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) is seeking a Damage Prevention Special Investigator for the Utilities Division of the KCC. This position will conduct damage investigations and enforcement activities across the state and will address violations of KUUDPA and maintain an effective enforcement presence in the Wichita, Kansas area. This is a full-time, unclassified, non-exempt position, with competitive benefits and starting salary of $40,000 to $54,000 annually, commensurate with experience and qualifications.The Kansas Corporation Commission is a multi-faceted agency responsible for regulating public utilities including electric, natural gas, telecommunication and water companies as well as motor carriers, oil and gas pipelines and oil and gas natural production. The Commission's headquarters is in Topeka with the central Conservation office in Wichita and four Conservation district offices located in Chanute, Dodge City, Hays and Wichita.Duties of the PositionPerform random inspections of construction sites to determine compliance with KUUDPA statutes. Based on findings, prepare notices of noncompliance for submission to the Chief Engineer for review and approval.Investigate damage to underground facilities as required.Compile statistics of inspection activities.Provide assistance to educational meetings on underground utility damage prevention.Education RequiredHigh school degree or equivalent.Preferred Experience Construction or utility experience.Required Skills and AbilitiesAbility to understand and apply common construction practices.Ability to use computers for report preparation and communications.Computer data entry skills are essential.HOW TO APPLY: The application process has 3 STEPS.STEP 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/why-register (Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number.)STEP 2: Complete the official State of Kansas application form at http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home/state-employment/apply and submit to the Corporation CommissionSTEP 3: Email these additional required documents to Sandra Rak at personnel@kcc.ks.gov . Include the job requisition number and your last name in the subject line.Cover LetterResumeTax Clearance CertificateThree Professional ReferencesKANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.Recruiter Contact Information:Name: Sandra RakPhone: 785-271-3136Email: personnel@kcc.ks.govFAX: 785-271-3219NOTE: In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identify and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification documentation upon hire.How You Will Be Evaluated: Your application will be considered incomplete and you may be found ineligible if you fail to submit all required documentation by the closing date of the vacancy announcement. Your application will be reviewed to ensure you meet the minimum and any necessary special requirements. Next, your application will be evaluated and rated based on preferred competencies and criteria for the positi on.What To Expect Next: After your application is evaluated and ranked, you may be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. You will be notified of the outcome after the selection process is completed. You may call or email the recruiter contact listed to inquire about your application. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.The Kansas Corporation Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer