Construction And Maintenance Inspector Job Description Sample
Inspector - Construction & Maintenance
Headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut, UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) is a diversified energy delivery company serving a total of 690,000 electric and natural gas utility customers in 66 communities across two states, with combined total assets of over $4 billion. UIL is the parent company for The United Illuminating Company (UI), Connecticut Natural Gas Corporation (CNG), The Southern Connecticut Gas Company (SCG), and The Berkshire Gas Company (BGC), each more than 100 years old. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team.
Under the direction of the Construction Supervisor, this position will oversee contractor crews in the construction, operation and maintenance of gas distribution systems. The position will oversee, plan and schedule new construction work, preventive and corrective maintenance, inspections and training activities and will ensure that construction and maintenance is completed in accordance with construction standards, following approved policies, procedures, safety rules and budgets.
This position may interact with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction. The position is also responsible for assessing the scope of projects and assigning the appropriate crew and skills balance. Qualified candidates will arrange for any special equipment and insure that all material needs are met and will administer damage claims and billing, time sheets, store orders, work order issuance and review, material review, compliance with safety rules and regulations, standards of excellence and/or service guarantees.
The Inspector-Construction and Maintenance will monitor accuracy of gas records and standards for auditing purposes and ensure compliance and will work closely with local government agencies. In addition, this position will assist with emergency restoration and will coordinate safety and operations training, documentation, inspections, auditing and accident investigations.
The Inspector-Construction and Maintenance position requires a High School Diploma and eight years of experience. Qualified candidates must be results and customer service oriented; possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, demonstrated supervisory skills, self-directed work skills with emphasis on multi-tasking in a changing schedule environment and strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, project scheduling and Work requests are required.
This position also requires knowledge of labor agreement, safety manual, leak detection methods, procedures and instrumentation as well as knowledge of industry codes including Hazmat, OSHA and DOT. Qualified candidates must have a valid driver’s license and be available after hours for emergency response and critical assignments.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V and an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Construction Supervisor / Construction Inspector
For more than 100 years, we've been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.
Excellence Delivered As Promised. It's more than a slogan. It's our standard. It's the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It's our earnest pledge to do what we say. It's the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.
What You Will Do
Our Construction Management Practice in Long Island NY (Woodbury, NY) is currently seeking well-qualified construction professionals with extensive electrical transmission and distribution, and substation construction supervision experience.
Construction Supervisor / Construction Inspector:
Direct, coordinate, inspect, monitor and document the performance of outside contractors performing construction and maintenance on LIPA facilities. Serve as principle on-site interface between contractors and various PSEGLI/LIPA operating and engineering departments, customers, municipalities and regulatory agencies. Assure project meets technical specifications and is completed within cost and schedule requirements by enforcing all of the contract's terms and conditions. Work assignments cover all PSEGLI-LIPA service territories from Far Rockaway to Eastern Long Island. This role reports directly to the PSEG Long Island, Projects & Construction/Construction Management Field Superintendent.
Monitor construction progress and contractor performance through field inspections covering quantity and quality of work performed.
Assist in direction and evaluation of inspections and testing of materials, equipment and systems.
Maintain accurate records of site conditions, work performed and potential scope changes.
Determine value of work completed and assist Field Superintendent and Contracts Section Manager in review and approval of contractor invoices.
Identify and initiate corrective action to resolve issues with engineering/design, materials, procurement, construction, interdisciplinary/interdepartmental coordination, worker productivity, safety and quality items. Decisions must be made with minimum delay and are implemented within parameters established by the Field Superintendent.
Participate in constructability reviews with engineering and operating areas to offer cost saving suggestions during the project design phase.
Review and comment on bid strategy, specifications and drawings.
Assist with preparation of project cost estimates, detailed construction and payment schedules.
Assist the Field Superintendent as required in the development and implementation of the regional work plan for major capital projects including monitoring and coordinating contractor as well as PSEGLI construction activities.
Provide input to the regional equipment and line clearance plans
Coordinate engineering, material and permit requirements as required.
Monitor and report on any incidents, potential hazards and/or environmental concerns in order to ensure area work complies with SHE policies/regulatory requirements.
Manage the day to day relationship with customers/business areas in order to understand their requirements and deliver appropriate solutions, in line with PSEGLI/LIPA policies and programs.
Develop and maintain effective relationships with customers to promote a positive image for both PSEGLI and LIPA. Promptly resolve customer concerns.
Ensure compliance with all Corporate Safety policies and procedures and OSHA rules and regulations.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related technical field and minimum four (4) years direct experience in electrical transmission and distribution, and substation construction.
Candidates without a degree, but with significant construction experience (minimum eight (8) years) will be considered.
Detailed working knowledge of electric transmission and distribution, and substation construction, related civil construction, and lead/asbestos abatement.
Knowledge of electric system operations and procedures for submitting for line and equipment clearances on transmission and distribution facilities.
Knowledge of specification and contract enforcement, applicable technical standards, OSHA and other regulatory statutes.
Knowledge of trade agreements, procedures, techniques, work methods and standards used in the construction industry.
Proficient in administration and document control for effective monitoring and control of contractor scope, schedule, costs, and quality in accordance with the contract.
Proficient in MS-Excel and MS-Word applications
Able to speak, read, and write in the English language
Able to plan, organize, and time manage work assignments to meet required objectives.
Possess excellent listening, speaking, and writing skills to communicate effectively with stakeholders
Ability to read and understand electrical specifications, drawings, details, and contracts in order to inspect contractor work.
Ability to investigate and solve construction problems in a timely manner with minimal dependence on others.
Overtime and weekend work may be required by PSEG Long Island.
Must be able to pass a drug screening and background test.
Life at Gannett Fleming
At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.
Location: Woodbury, NYWorking Hours: 8 AM – 5 PMEmployment Status: Full-TimeInternal Requisition ID: 2018-4773
SCA Construction Inspector
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. To learn more about American Water and additional career opportunities, visit www.amwater.com.
Coordinates, inspects and assists with the construction of new water distribution and sewer collection system components in accordance with approved construction and engineering specifications, policies and practices of the Company. Will utilize expertise in construction field management, quality assurance, quality control, and report documentation. Will serve as primary field contact between the Construction Manager and General Contractors for water and wastewater utilities.
Performs field inspections of the construction and maintenance of water distribution system and sewer collection facilities. Inspects and approves construction and installation of earthwork, concrete, piping, painting, mechanical and electrical facilities, and/or instrumentation as related to water and wastewater facilities or large infrastructure projects. Interprets, implements, and enforces contract documents and specifications Communicates deficiencies to proper persons.
Utilize testing procedures, inspection protocols, construction inspection techniques and perform QA/QC functions. Ability to interpret and/or recognize possible conflicts with other underground facilities and/or utilities.
Work with contractors to schedule utility outages in accordance with AW contract terms and customer requirements. Coordinates and approves contractor's activities.
Review preliminary and final contractors' payment requests. Verifies quantities contained on invoices for construction work.
Participate in construction meetings and provide information on schedule compliance, change orders, coordination. Coordinates between Construction Manager and engineering personnel and outside construction firms to maintain standards. Interacts and coordinates with customers and the public as it relates to the performance of construction activities.
Reviews contractor's safety program and enforces compliance with safety regulations. Perform all functions of the position in a safe and conscientious manner, with constant regard for the safety of fellow employees and the general public. Follows Company's Environmental, Health, and Safety Policies. Wear and work in proper personal protective equipment.
Compiles information and prepares construction reports and reviews as-built drawings as required. Assists in obtaining, preparing and maintaining reports, permits, maps, charts or records related to the construction.
Performs other related functions assigned or as they become apparent or as management assigns
Experience with construction inspections of water and wastewater facilities or large infrastructure projects.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Considerable skill in reading and interpreting construction drawings, plans and specifications, and contract documents; skill in applying material testing procedures.
Ability to prepare, organize and maintain inspection field and office data, reports and systems
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to understand and use an engineer's scale. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to effectively communicate complex technical information, orally and in writing in a professional manner to contractors, employees, consultants, and other governmental agency representatives. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively using English.
Some knowledge of civil engineering principles, practices and methods as applicable to a water and wastewater facility setting.
Working knowledge of applicable laws, standards and regulations relating to construction, inspection and safety; considerable knowledge of inspection methods.
Broad knowledge of water distribution and wastewater collection systems and their construction maintenance, construction, testing and disinfection.
Working knowledge of engineering drawings, cut sheets and stake outs.
Required: High School Diploma, or general education degree (GED) with five (5) years experience in water distribution and construction of water distribution systems.
Inspection experience in water and wastewater industry. 5 years minimum experience.
Licenses & Certifications:
Preferred: Industry related certifications, training, technical associate's degree, or Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
Valid motor vehicle operators license with acceptable driving record.
20% Office; 80% Field
Regularly works in outside weather conditions. Will frequently work near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to extreme heat and/or cold. The employee occasionally works in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Join American Water...We Keep Life Flowing™
American Water is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and applicants based on his or her age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, or because he or she is an individual with a disability, protected veteran or other status protected by federal, state, and local laws.
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
Our established CEI team is looking for another teammate in NYC! Responsibilities include;
To perform quality control for the new and rehabilitation of road and/or bridges, general site work, maintenance and protection of traffic, drainage, earthwork, paving, concrete work, reinforcement steel placement, utility relocation work, coordination and safety. Able to read contract documents and construction plans. Responsible for field construction efforts, construction sequencing, cost, scheduling and performance decisions. Assure that proper document control, quality assurance documentation and construction project records are kept. Assure quality and uniformity in the records of various contracts in the overall program.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following requirements:
Minimum 5 years experience on NYCDDC projects, including construction bridge (rehabilitation & new) and roadway (earthwork, sub base, concrete and asphalt pavement, drainage, sewer, waterlines and mains, lighting, guiderail and striping for rehabilitation / new) inspection and maintenance and protection of traffic for day and nighttime operations is required
NICET Certification is preferred
Valid Driver's license is required
Traffic Control Coordinator Program (Rutgers)
Strong PC Skills, familiar in the use of Expedition or similar software and Microsoft Office
Strong time management and attention to detail
Excellent organizational skills
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
General Construction Inspector II (Sr-16) - Oahu
Recruitment Number 217209 - Halawa to Kalihi, Island of Oahu Employment Only.
Note: The starting monthly salary is at the minimum rate of pay advertised above.
A continuous recruitment may be closed at any time. The notice of the last day to file applications will be posted on the Civil Service Hawaii State Government Jobs page of our website.
General Construction Inspectors inspect and/or assist in the supervision of inspection of a phase or phases of construction, public improvements, and/or major maintenance projects, as a continuing, full time work assignment.
The General Construction Inspector II is an independent journey-level worker. He/she independently inspects structures of limited complexity or several phases of construction of major waterfront facilities and public improvements to ascertain whether construction methods, practices, materials and workmanship conform to provisions of contracts, plans, specifications, regulations and standard methods of work; and performs other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
To qualify, you must meet all of the following requirements:
Basic Experience/Education Requirement:
Work experience which demonstrated the ability to read and apply oral and written instructions, write simply and directly and perform arithmetic computations.
Graduation from high school, or equivalent, may be substituted for the work experience described above.
General Experience: Two years of journey-level experience in one or more of the construction trades.
Specialized Experience: One year of either:
A. Construction inspection work experience, OR
B. Full-time supervisory work experience over a force of skilled trades workers in the construction industry, provided the experience involved responsibility for interpreting plans and specifications and inspecting workmanship and materials for adherence to such plans and specifications.
Selective Certification: A valid driver's license is required at the time of application.
Relevant substitutions as stated in the Minimum Qualification Requirements will apply.
Federal Criminal History Records Check: In accordance with Federal regulations, persons who are being considered for employment in positions which require unescorted access to secured areas at the airport must undergo a pre-employment fingerprint-based criminal history record check.
In order to be granted the Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) clearance, prospective employees must not have been convicted, or found "not guilty by reason of insanity," of a disqualifying criminal offense within 10 years from the date of the application. Upon recommendation for hire, prospective employees will be required to successfully undergo the fingerprint-based criminal history record check and be found free of disqualifying convictions during the preceding ten years. The cost for the records check will be the applicant's responsibility.
The information provided above represents a summary of the complete Minimum Qualification Requirements. To view the Requirements in their entirety, please CLICK HERE.
PUBLIC SERVICE LOAN FORGIVENESS (PSLF) PROGRAM
The PSLF Program is a federal program that is intended to encourage individuals to work in public service by forgiving the balance of their federal student loans. To qualify, the individual must have made 120 qualifying payments while employed by a qualifying employer. For more information, please click: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/public-service
ELECTRONIC NOTIFICATION TO APPLICANTS
The Department of Human Resources Development will use electronic mail (email) to notify applicants of important information relating to the status and processing of their applications as part of our ongoing efforts to increase operational efficiency, promote the conservation of green resources, and minimize delays and costs.
Please ensure that the email address and contact information you provide is current, secure, and readily accessible to you. We will not be responsible in any way if you do not receive our emails or fail to check your email-box in a timely manner.
The examination for this recruitment will be conducted on an unassembled basis where the examination score is based on an evaluation and rating of your education and experience. It is therefore important that your employment application provide a clear and detailed description of the duties and responsibilities of each position you held.
In-person interviews and/or further testing in Hawaii may be required at the discretion of the hiring agency. If in-person interviews and/or further testing is a requirement, applicants who meet the minimum qualification requirements and are referred to the vacancy must be available to participate in person and at their own expense in this required phase of the selection process.
Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible. In addition to employment availability and score, the referral of qualified applicants may be based upon other factors including date of receipt of the application.
CLICK HERE for further information about Equal Employment Opportunity, the Merit Civil Service System, Citizenship and other requirements, Reasonable Accommodation, Veterans Preference, Examination Requirements, and the State Recruiting Office's Levels of Review.
Construction Inspector II (Questar)
Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.
Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.
Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company's commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.
This position is not eligible for paid relocation.
Performs all duties of Construction Inspector I. Uses GPS to collect new Main and Service As-Builts. Uses GPS to collect Replacement and Maintenance work. Uses GPS to Retire Mains, Services, and related points. Becomes familiar using advanced functionality of CartoPac (Start Measure, Reverse Vertex). Communicates installation standard practices and policies, to contractors and developers. Prepares inspection reports, including contractor evaluations, completion reports, and service line installation orders. Resolves complaints and problems with customers, preconstruction personnel, and company crews. Coaches developers to get projects ready prior to installation. Documents inspection work in the CORE. Works within the scope of permit issued by state, county or city when applicable. Assists with large replacement projects, from design to completion.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
At least three years experience as Construction Inspector I, or construction background in the natural gas industry
Knowledge of GPS data collector.Knowledge of Range Finder (LTI).
Knowledge of Barcode scanner.
Knowledge of VRS (State of Utah).
Knowledge of CORE status and workflows for mains and services.
Knowledge of all fusion equipment, such as Socket, Butt, and Saddle fusion tools.
Knowledge of company standard practices, emergency plan, and General Agreement.
Knowledge of steel and plastic pipe limitations including gas line construction, gas control, pipe joining techniques, and cathodic protection installation.Knowledge of state, county, and city codes and ordinances related to gas installation and usage.
Knowledge of basic math.
Knowledge of, and ability to use, personal computer and related software.
Skilled in relating interpersonally with internal and external customers.
Skilled in operation of pipeline locator.
Ability to read and interpret maps.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision.
Ability to adapt quickly to technological changes in electronic systems.
Ability to perform under deadlines and stressful situations.
Valid Driver's License.
Ability to work overtime to include days, nights, weekends and holidays.
This position requires good physical ability and agility.
95% of the time you are working in conditions such as heat, cold, outdoor weather including inclement weather.
Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated experience may be accepted in lieu of perferred level of education.
Office Work Environment Up to 25%
Travel 76- 100%
Loud Noise 51-75%
No Testing Required
Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.
We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.
Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.
You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.
Construction Inspector I
Construction work experience and basic understanding of construction means and methods. Experience inspecting construction work activities of the same or similar type as that of the project which the Construction Inspector I is assigned. Experience may be in the following sectors: federal, municipal, K-12 school, higher education, transportation, ports or marina projects.
Provides on-site compliance inspection and quality assurance and progress monitoring (schedule and budget) at various construction projects for conformance to plans, contracts, specifications and codes applicable to the construction operations assigned.
May assist or perform development payment applications.
Performs work of basic to moderate difficulty.
Ensures that maintenance and new construction is completed in accordance with the contract, plans and specifications, approved shop drawings, approved material lists, and permit requirements. Communicates with and advises contractors of discrepancies and the necessary actions to conform to the plans and specifications.
Performs required materials testing.
Performs basic surveying and necessary measurements to check line, grade, and dimensions of roadway and structural elements and advises the contractor of any discrepancies.
Communicates effectively and professionally with agency, contractor and MBP personnel.
Assists with final inspections and creation of punchlists, and helps ensure all items on the punchlist are completed or corrected by the contractor.
Maintains project records including daily diaries documenting work performed by construction contractors which includes detailed locations of work, construction workforce, equipment, and materials records, as well as project photos and inspection reports. Reports may involve incorporation of basic algebraic, geometric and trigonometric calculations and associated sketches. Reports are expected to include activities of the team member.
Performs various administrative duties required of MBP team members.
Researches the proper inspection and construction methods to be prepared for inspection requirements.
May assist in the oversight, training, and development of Construction Inspector Trainee.
Inspects assigned phases of work on a project to make official contact with contractor superintendent and other representatives to ensure conformance to plans, specifications, and other contract documents.
Checks methods of construction where specific methods are stated and requires action to correct any variances and methods employed.
Ensures that highways work zones and traffic control setups are in accordance with current standards.
Prepares and reviews daily inspector reports for preparation of entries into project diaries. Has a working knowledge of client's electronic project management software and is able to properly track, document, and log materials as well as other test reports for materials.
Records or monitors recording material received showing quantities estimated to be required in quantities received used and tested
Checks materials and material documents to make sure that they have been tested or performs routine physical test and analyze sample material on the job, sends additional samples to the client or other testing laboratories for verification of results in coordination with the client's requirements and Materials Engineer.
May perform final review audits of project records.
Provides customer services and good etiquette to the traveling public, adjacent property owners, and other project stakeholders.
Performs various administrative duties to include but not limited to: daily timesheet, monthly expense report, and monthly mileage report.
Obtains additional training and certifications as needed.
Maintains certifications required to inspect the work for which the Inspector is responsible for monitoring.
Participates in company activities, including but not limited to branch and company meetings.
May support coordination of schedules of inspectors.
Assists on analytical services as assigned.
Assignments are generally received from Engineers/Consultants (including Lead and Senior), Construction Inspector II, Project Inspector, Construction Manager or Project Manager.
Work is supervised with opportunities to work independently.
Work is expected to be progressively decrease in level of supervision required as knowledge, skills and abilities increase.
High school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
Must possess OSHA 10-hour or OSHA 30-hour certification or obtain within 3 months of hire.
Working knowledge of basic mathematics including algebraic, geometric and trigonometric computations based on field measurements.
Construction related training and/or experience or course work in road/bridge construction, civil engineering, project management or materials, or a combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates ability to perform duties.
Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools utilized in the type of construction, repair, or renovation work that the Inspector is monitoring and inspecting.
Certification(s) from at least one or more of the following: NCDOT as appropriate, WACEL, ICC, NICET, CMAA, NACE or MARTCP.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to carry out specific inspection assignments and document work progress.
Ability to utilize computers and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications, Email, and Internet navigation and web-based tools.
Ability to learn client and MBP specific construction management information systems such as SiteManager, HICAMS, or MBP's OnTrack, etc within one month of hire.
Ability to read and interpret plans and contract specifications for the type of work that the Inspector will be monitoring and inspecting.
Ability to apply mathematical formulas and engineering principles to determine field adjustments.
Ability to communicate inspection issues effectively and responsibly (verbally and in writing) with internal and external customers (i.e., contractors, owners, sub-consultants and fellow team members).
Ability to utilize surveying and measurement tools effectively for the performance of the inspection duties assigned. May include survey levels, transits, four-foot levels, lock levels, measuring tapes, measuring wheels, straight edges and other tools as necessary.
Ability to obtain and maintain industry certifications specific to duties assigned.
May be responsible for the rejection of work or payment of completed work as delegated by the Project Owner.
Ability to stand and sit as needed on project work sites, climb ladders, work at heights, and work outdoors in a wide range of weather conditions.
Ability to safely navigate construction work sites with uneven terrain.
Ability to maintain a valid driver's license with a good driving record.
Ability to travel and drive regularly.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
- Fingerprint-based criminal history background check, DMV driving record check, reference verification, and work history will be required prior to employment. Valid driver's license and safety shoes required.
MBP is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Construction Inspector IV
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Construction Inspector IV
United States of America
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Construction Inspector for immediate employment for a project in the Fort Worth, TX area. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Inspects construction methods and workmanship to ensure contractors build roadways, bridges, traffic signals and related structures in accordance with plans and specifications
May serve as the only inspector on a construction project or assist in overseeing construction inspection activities for very large and/or complex projects within a district or conduct statewide construction inspection activities for ongoing transportation improvement projects
May perform material testing to ensure material meet project specifications
Inspects construction and routine and non-routine contract maintenance methods and workmanship to ensure contractors build and maintain roadways, bridges, traffic signals and related highway structures in accordance with plans and specifications
Oversees complex maintenance and spot improvement contracts
Conducts routine and non-routine laboratory tests of highway construction materials, designs materials, makes calculations and records results.
Maintains a daily activity of work in progress and status of completion
Maintains construction project records, processes related paperwork; reviews files for compliance
Completes pay documents for actual work completed and plotted as needed
Enters pay quantities in Site Manager with all the required documents for contractor payments
Inspects traffic control devices and their placement at construction project sites for compliance with specifications for devices, safety laws, rules, regulations and the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
Interprets PS&E policy and clarifies procedures
Performs other job responsibilities as assigned
High School Grad or Equivalent in general high school studies
10+ years in the construction of transportation engineering or transportation work
Willing to work the hour’s necessary to complete the inspection; this work may require day and/ or night inspection along with holidays and weekends
Must possess a valid driver license with acceptable driving record
Must be able to obtain ACI Certification Concrete Field Testing Technician
- Grade I within 6 months of date of hire
Must be able to obtain Level 1B within 12 months of hire
Move up to 75 pounds
Communicate effectively written and verbal with Staff
Knowledge with applicable inspection methods, procedures and techniques, testing methods, processes and procedures, plans, specifications and estimates preparation, review, processing and compliance requirements
Knowledge with The Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
Public relations for maintaining effective working relationships with individuals and groups
Leading, assigning, reviewing and monitoring the work of others
Knowledge with materials used in highway/bridge construction and maintenance
Skills in preparing and maintaining records, files and reports
Knowledge with the use of personal computers and applicable programs, applications and systems
15 + years on constructing Highway & Bridge projects using TxDOT Standard Specifications
Capable of managing and inspecting multiple ongoing construction contracts
Ex TxDOT or NTTA a plus
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.
Job CategoryConstruction Management
CountryUnited States of America
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
The Construction Inspector will support FBI related construction, design/build, and architecture and engineering projects. The Project Scheduler will support the FBI in the following areas, to include but not limited to:
Works under the general direction of a Project Manager and/or Contracting Officer's Representative (COR). Receives assignments in terms of general objectives to be achieved regarding contractor Quality Assurance. Serves as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on a variety of trades, to include: Mechanical and Plumbing, Electrical, Fire Protection, HVAC Digital Controls, Elevators, Site and Earthwork, Concrete and Masonry and other materials, etc.
Exercises surveillance to assure that the construction contractor is conducting quality control operations to produce work in conformance with plans and specifications.
Advises the government on the contractor's use of the three-phase approach to quality operations (plan, do, check). Reviews contractor quality control plans, reports and test results for completeness and accuracy. Through the Project Manager, COR and/or Contracting Officer, brings any deficiencies to the attention of the general contractor. Advises the government on the surveillance of assigned construction projects involving construction and renovation activities. Inspects materials being used by the construction contractors to insure compliance with contract documents to include plans and specifications.
Advises the government regarding grade, composition, dimensions, consistency, value or other characteristics of proposed material submittals. On those items requiring laboratory tests, secures required samples for such testing and reviews reports of results of test before permitting use of materials on the project. Provides advice and technical assistance to government and other contract employees, regarding either accepting or rejecting work.
Makes recommendations to Project Manager and/or COR concerning Quality Assurance and Inspection results, to include preparation of Quality Assurance reports.
Participates in design review conferences, reviews preliminary plans and specifications prior to advertisement for practicability, anticipated physical obstructions and other construction considerations and availability of selected materials.
Attends and participates in pre-bid site survey conferences to orient and inform vendors as to features, requirements and special conditions required by the government. Reviews and provides feedback on design submittals to include final plans and specifications, in terms of construction feasibility and practical accomplishment, and interprets technical portions of those documents for other team members.
Reviews construction administration correspondence and reports on construction status and progress relative to construction of the project. Makes recommendations relative to most practical methods of accomplishing the desired results.
Reviews or initiates proposed changes in contract requirements through the Project Manager and/or COR and makes recommendations for desirability, construction feasibility and reasonableness of costs. Notes and decides upon such matters as suitability of completed work, adequacy of construction equipment, practicability of construction operations, reasonableness of schedules and estimates and adequacy of inspection and control procedures. Confers with Project Manager and/or COR on problems of control, inspection, administration and safety and makes recommendations for dealing with problems.
Confers with government Contracting Officers on matters pertaining to the control placement, consistency and suitability of materials and equipment, special construction problems affecting progress or quality of construction work, administration, supervision, or plans and design of the project.
Provides oversight and inspection of construction operations to ensure proper quality and quantity of material and equipment, workmanship, adequacy of contractor's methods, procedures and operations in order to ensure that the work is carried out in accordance to plans and specifications. Knowledgeable of all laws, regulations and specifications relating to the environmental surroundings of the project and ensures by surveillance that contractors strictly adhere to these environmental requirements.
Reviews shop drawings; independent government cost estimates, prepares responses to contractor inquiries (such as RFI's) and provides support to Project Manager and/or COR regarding work related to contract modifications. Maintains a daily and/or weekly record on items of work inspected.
Includes items such as any potential difficulties or delaying factors which have not been satisfactorily resolved at the work site, field conditions which may require a contract modification, reasons for rejecting materials and/or workmanship and weather conditions having an adverse effect on construction schedules.
Supports the Project Manager, COR and/or Contracting Officer in preparation of contract modification documents which involves design changes due to differing site conditions, variations in quantity estimates, changes in specifications and drawings, etc. resulting from deficiencies encountered during the construction phase.
Reviews general contractor and subcontractor's plans to correct deficiencies in project work. Reviews and advises the Project Manager and/or COR on as-built project drawings, Operations and Maintenance (O&M) manuals and assists in the coordination of project turn over and closeout.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, political belief or activity, or status as a veteran and any other characteristic protected by law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here
Construction Inspector (3622-872)
:We currently have an opening in our Washington, DC office for a Construction Inspector (CI) in our Transportation & Infrastructure Division. Key responsibilities inclu..." />
Your user session will timeout in 5 minutes. Please click OK to continue with your application.
We currently have an opening in our Washington, DC office for a Construction Inspector (CI) in our Transportation & Infrastructure Division. Key responsibilities include coordinating and performing construction related on-site inspection activities; reviewing the performance of other inspections by subconsultants when needed; ensuring that the inspection team is familiar with the contract plans, specifications, DOT procedures, Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) and safety requirements. Further, the CI will be responsible for recommending approval of the inspected (in compliance with the Contract Plans and Specifications); monitoring the contractor's plan of operation; advising contractors of violations and recommending adjustments to operations; recommending changes to construction plans to meet field conditions; making field measurements of pay items and recording quantities; conducting materials testing and checking equipment; checking and verifying layout; preparing daily reports and utilizing construction management software to record such.
This position requires frequent contact: with engineers and agency personnel to discuss and resolve field construction issues and to obtain technical guidance in specialty areas of engineering and inspections; with the contractor to schedule and coordinate project inspection and resolve problems; with local government and law enforcement agencies to explain work under construction and coordinate traffic control; with suppliers to monitor receipt of materials; with utility companies to coordinate relocation and installation; and with the public to provide information and resolve issues.
The position will receive supervision from a Project Manager and or Project/Resident Engineer and assume additional responsibilities as assigned by the aforementioned.
Associate Degree or other course work in Civil Engineering, Technology or Construction Management is a plus but not a requirement, associated construction inspection experience and inspection certifications will be considered.
The CI is expected to have 7-10 years of inspection experience including knowledge of roadway, structure, and bridge construction methods, materials, standards and specifications. The candidate must have served in the capacity of a CI on multiple DOT or related utility/roadway/bridge/tunnel projects and possess a solid understanding of current Construction Standards and Specifications.
Project experience involving utility construction, relocation and coordination, streetlight and traffic signal installation and stormdrain improvements is a must. Experience with Low Impact Design technology is a plus. Other requirements include a working knowledge of federal safety, environment, and other related Federal regulations; working knowledge of computerized handheld Field Pads for recording of project activity, Microsoft Office or other currently utilized construction or project management software programs; the ability to read and interpret roadway, bridge and structure plans, and contract specifications; the ability to apply mathematical and other engineering principles to determine field adjustments, maintain detailed reports, perform required materials testing and communicate effectively with agency and contractor personnel and the general public.
The CI must have materials, concrete and asphalt certifications which may include NICET, ACI and OSHA Safety Training. VDOT and or DDOT project experience is preferred.
Must be able to fulfill essential job functions in a consistent state of alertness and safe manner
STV is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Making better hires starts with building better job descriptions
- Browse 100s of templates across 40+ industries
- Customize your template with your company info & job requirements
- Post it to 20+ job boards in seconds – for FREE!