Senior Construction Inspector - Water + Environment Market
Suwanee, GA US (Primary)
Our water + environment team develops technical and strategic solutions that keep the community healthy and resilient-with a right-sized, responsive approach.
Observe and inspect construction work and prepare daily inspection reports. Typical duties include observation of daily construction work including earthwork, erosion control, reinforced concrete, underground piping both process and plumbing, above ground process and plumbing as well as equipment installation.
Interpret project drawings, observe construction work in progress, and check compliance with specifications, contract drawing, and approved submittals/shop drawings.
Refer deviations from plans and specifications to management.
You may also take part in reviewing submittals, assisting with RFI's, and other related activities.
General knowledge of construction techniques, design, and shop drawings comprehension of moderate complexity is required.
Ability to learn on the job through observation of others and asking questions is acceptable.
Familiarity with the use of a computer and general software for reporting.
High school diploma (GED) with 10+ years of experience in construction/inspection on a variety of municipal projects or Associates Degree with 8+ years of experience.
Experience in rehabilitation construction methods and water/wastewater facilities construction, including pump stations, sanitary sewer piping, and water main replacement is required.
Licenses/Registrations/Certifications are encouraged, and applicants may be required to participate in certification and training courses post-hire as required by OSHA, industry, and/or client-specific requirements. Such certifications could include concrete, asphalt certifications, erosion control, environmental and hazardous materials training, etc.
Physical demands: Frequently required to walk (including walking in rough terrain outdoors), stand, sit, use hands to operate, handle objects, tools, or equipment. Ability to talk, see and hear, and reach with hands and arms, walk, stand, or stoop. Frequently required to lift or move up to 25 lbs. and occasionally over 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals wanting assistance to perform these essential functions.
Work Environment: Field - outdoors; exposed to environmental elements to include humidity, dust, noise, various temperatures; work in various high traffic areas.
Use of personal protective equipment required and provided by the firm.
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