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LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS INSPECTOR - 42005270

Date:  Jun 11, 2022
Location: 

FORT WHITE, FL, US, 32038 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32606 ALACHUA, FL, US, 32315 CHIEFLAND, FL, US, 32644 LIVE OAK, FL, US, 32060 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32307 BRONSON, FL, US, 32621 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32653 FANNING SPRINGS, FL, US, 32693 CHIEFLAND, FL, US, 32626 LIVE OAK, FL, US, 32064 BRANFORD, FL, US, 32008 MICANOPY, FL, US, 32667 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32601 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32641 OLD TOWN, FL, US, 32680 WILLISTON, FL, US, 32696 JONESVILLE, FL, US, 32669 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32605 CEDAR KEY, FL, US, 32625 LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32056 LA CROSSE, FL, US, 32658 MAYO, FL, US, 32066 ARCHER, FL, US, 32618 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32609 CROSS CITY, FL, US, 32628 HIGH SPRINGS, FL, US, 32643 BELL, FL, US, 32619 LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32024 WELLBORN, FL, US, 32055 NEWBERRY, FL, US, 32669 HAWTHORNE, FL, US, 32640 ALACHUA, FL, US, 32615 WELLBORN, FL, US, 32094 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32611 LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32025 CHIEFLAND, FL, US, 32326 YANKEETOWN, FL, US, 34498 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32607 LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32055 GAINESVILLE, FL, US, 32608 WALDO, FL, US, 32694


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Requisition No: 635301 

Agency: Agriculture and Consumer Services

Working Title: LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS INSPECTOR - 42005270

Position Number: 42005270 

Salary:  $34,501.48 - $37,951.68 

Posting Closing Date: 07/05/2022 

LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS INSPECTOR

FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES

DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES
BUREAU OF STANDARDS

***OPEN COMPETITIVE OPPORTUNITY***

This position’s headquarters is negotiable within Columbia, Alachua, Levy, Dixie,

Gilchrist, Lafayette, and Suwannee County.

CONTACT:

Brian Eden, 850-728-1304

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

A high school diploma or its equivalent and two (2) years of experience involving liquefied petroleum gas storage, utilization, handling, or pipeline systems.

Four (4) years of experience as described above can substitute for the required education.

Requires possession of a valid Class E driver license.

***ATTENTION CANDIDATES***

To be considered for a position with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services:

  • All fields in the Candidate Profile must be completed.
  • Work history, hours worked, and formal education fields must be filled out to determine qualifications for this position.
  • Responses to Qualifying Questions must be verifiable in the Candidate Profile.

The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services values
and supports employment of individuals with disabilities. Qualified
individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Frequent travel required.

This position has regulatory responsibilities and is subject to the provisions of s. 112.313, Florida Statutes, and Section 60L-36.003, F.A.C.

NOTES:

Successful applicants must pass a background screening, including fingerprinting, as a condition of employment.

Hours may vary from time to time.

JOB DUTIES:

Complies with all rules, regulations, policies, and procedures.

  • Conducts inspections of LP Gas storage, supply and distribution systems, installation of such systems, operation and performance of related equipment, and other attributes related to the sale and distribution of LP gas.
  • Conducts inspections on the accuracy and function of measuring devices, as well as methods of sale and quantity.
  • Conducts reinspections.
  • Conducts site plan reviews for new and existing facilities.
  • Conducts investigations in reference to consumer complaints, accidents, and methods of sale and quantity.
  • Completes and maintains inspection and investigative documentation.
  • Provides technical assistance and education to local authorities and industry personnel regarding LP Gas laws, rules and regulations.

Performs other related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of basic LP gas tools and equipment (i.e., bar probe, CGI meter, manometer, Beckman meter, etc.).
  • Knowledge of products and applicable codes.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to conduct tests using this equipment. 
  • Ability to physically perform activities that include, but are not limited to, climbing ladders, climbing on top of and going underneath trucks and other structures. 
  • Ability to bend, kneel, and stand, lifting at least 40 lbs.
  • Ability to read and understand fabrication and assembly drawings, manufacturer’s equipment specifications, and operation and maintenance procedures.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions and walk long distances.
  • Ability to work on uneven terrain.

SPECIAL NOTES:

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for postsecondary educational requirements.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


Nearest Major Market: Lake City