Construction Inspector I (ID)(Inspector I)

Employer
WSP / USA
Location
Salisbury, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
About WSP USA WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the US operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms-WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the US, we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. wsp.com. WSP is seeking a Transportation Engineering Technician - Construction Inspector for our Construction Services Group, based in the Eastern Shore Region (based in Salisbury, MD). This is a full-time (40 hours/week) position working on statewide assignments for various government agencies, specifically SHA District 1 (Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico & Worcester). Working under direct supervision, the Engineering Technician / Construction Inspector will: Inspect the work of contractors on highway, street, bridge, water and wastewater systems facilities or other complex construction projects to ensure compliance with specifications, standards and codes Inspect construction projects to ensure compliance with construction specifications, standards and codes Conduct routine field tests on construction materials such as slump test, air content test, and dye tests Measure and record material placed for periodic contractor payments Prepare daily inspection reports and/or logs that describe number of employees on a job site, amount of work performed, and materials used, weather conditions, accidents on the job site and equipment used Work in various weather conditions and terrains and will be available nights and weekends as needed Work effectively with others Understand and follow instructions Required Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent with a strong math background. (Education beyond high school is preferred). At least three (3) years of experience in inspection of highways/bridges/traffic systems. Prior experience with SHA is recommended. Valid driver's license Reliable transportation for travel to, from and on the project site Availability to work statewide as needed Ability to pass a background test and drug test Proficient in math and English Introductory-level knowledge of construction practices and techniques, engineering methods and techniques Demonstrated basic computer skills Preferred Qualifications: MDE Responsible Person Certification (Green Card), SHA Erosion and Sediment Control (Yellow Card), MD Temporary Traffic Control Manager MARTCP Concrete/HMA/Soils & Aggregates or equivalent from surrounding states Previous experience with SHA's Maryland Construction Management System (MCMS) documentation or equivalent experience with contract management software NICET transportation certification (any level) ACI Concrete Field certification OSHA 10 hour Safety certification IMSA Level 1 Traffic Signal Inspector certification Please note that candidates must live within 50 miles of SHA District 1 borders (ie Eastern Shore area). The ability to work in the United States immediately is required. NO AGENCIES PLEASE. EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender (M-F) /Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation #CB #SG