Construction Inspector

Atkins North America, Inc.   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 126 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Under general supervision, applies the strong technical skills of a highly experienced field representative, researching and interpreting contract requirements to determine whether construction work is proceeding in substantial compliance with plans, contracts, specifications and special provisions. NOTE: Incumbents do not supervise any contractors' activities and are not responsible for job site safety.


Reads contract plans, specifications, shop drawings, and regulatory agency manuals.

Observes construction work such as trench excavation, pipe placement, backfill operations, pile driving, structure placement, steel reinforcement, concrete pouring, signalization and lighting, etc.

Performs density and asphalt tests; samples and verifies certification of materials.

Reviews shop drawings within limited area of expertise; logs and reports materials and work.

Assists in directing the daily activities of less experienced staff.

Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

Lime or cement stabilized subgrade and/or base courses.

Hot Mix Asphalt Pavement (Method or QCQA Specification).

Concrete Pavement.

Bridge Inspection of Drill Shafts, Piling, Columns, Caps, Beam placement, Slab Placement..

SW3P and Barricade Inspection.

Ability to review plans and specification and verify compliance.

Project documentation for payment and material testing.

Ability to ensure quality of work, identify and resolve deficiencies.


5-15 years of roadway and bridge transportation projects.

Site Management experience a plus.