Construction Inspector - Civil


: $80,836.67 - $142,240.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Construction

Job Description

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.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Construction Manager or Project Manager, this is a site based position that interacts directly with the General Contractor. This role ensures that the scope of work is followed as per the clients specifications on schedule, with quality craftsmanship, and safely. Other responsibilities include reading construction drawings, and a working knowledge of local codes and regulations.

? Inspection Services to be performed on concrete and paving construction, excavation and utility infrastructure installation, drainage, and water main installations

? Read and interpret plans and specs

? Prepare written contract administration documentation such as work reports, inspection reports,

? Advise RE of potential issues before they arise

? Project controls/estimation

? Review plans for constructability

? Review contractor payment requests

? Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering is preferred

? 10 years' experience preferred inspecting construction work on projects ranging from $200K to $25 million plus

? Ability to work night and weekend shift work, able to stay late or come in early as needed

? Knowledge of the NICET Level 4, Bolting, Masonry, Concrete, Asphalt Technology and/or Work Zone Safety Certifications is preferred

? Knowledge of Commissioning and Testing of Equipment.

? Environmental, electrical, mechanical and structural knowledge is a plus

? Required certifications: OSHA 10-hour construction safety, confined space and permit required confined space entry

? Effective communication skills, both written and oral

Essential Functions:

Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

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.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a drug-free workplace.
Associated topics: building information, civil, design engineer, design, designer, environment, model, project engineer, stability, water resource * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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