Chief Inspector Construction Services

LJA Engineering Inc   •  

Austin, TX

Industry: Technical Services


15+ years

Posted 73 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Summary: The Chief Inspector oversees all inspection activities for the Construction Engineering & Inspection group on Transportation projects. The person works directly with the Project Manager(s) to adequately staff projects.

General Responsibilities:

  • Observes construction work performed by others, ensuring accuracy with plans and specifications
  • Interprets plans, specifications, and contracts for roadway, drainage, and/or structural highway construction
  • Communicates through verbal and written means and needed for job performance
  • Conducts project-level meetings as required
  • Meets with clients as need
  • Conducts periodic staff meetings with inspectors
  • Documents work activities
  • Provides status reports to PM(s) on routine basis
  • Reviews and mentors work of other inspectors

Required Education/Licenses:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • ACI Grade I or NICET Level 1
  • Storm water Inspection Certification

Required Experience:

  • Candidates must have 20+ years overall experience as an inspector for highway construction
  • 10+ years supervising inspection staff for highway construction
  • Ability to perform work on active jobsite in safe, proficient manner required
  • Ability to represent LJA and its clients in a professional manner at all times
  • Must have a clear driving record; a DMV check will be conducted

Other Requirements:

  • Travel may be required
  • Job sites will have uneven ground and will require walking/standing for long periods of time; possible climbing.
  • Work in inclement (hot/cold/rain) weather
  • Work non-standard hours/days, including some weekend or holiday work on occasion

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define routine problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions to solve routine problems and/or deal with a variety of variables in situations. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.