Construction Inspector Trainee

Fairfax, Virginia
Aug 20, 2020
Oct 03, 2020
Full Time
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a new graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

Dewberry is hiring Construction Inspector Trainees to work on American Infrastructure projects in Northern, VA. This is an opportunity for a lucrative career in the engineering and construction field that promotes a healthy lifestyle with tangible contributions to society. American infrastructure construction is a growing industry and Dewberry is seeking to hire and develop talent that will become some of the top contributors in the market.

Construction inspectors monitor and report on the work of contractors to ensure that the construction meets required quality standards. Quality inspection in infrastructure is essential as the projects we work on are used by millions of people and are designed to last for a very long time.

Dewberry's diverse service portfolio will offer plenty of opportunities for career development including specialty inspection, construction management, and management career tracks.

Dewberry offers excellent benefits including a work vehicle, 401k, paid time off and overtime, and educational reimbursement.

This position is based out of our Gainesville, VA office but the individual will report directly to project sites throughout Northern Virginia.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • High school graduate or GED equivalent is required . Degree in Construction Management or Engineering preferred.
  • Working knowledge of mathematics including algebra, geometry and trigonometry
  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Prior construction inspection or related construction experience preferred
  • Ability to follow directions, undertake necessary training, and gain applicable inspection certifications
  • Understands the general nature of construction and contracting
  • Computer skills and is proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, email and the internet
  • Valid driver's license and qualified to drive company vehicle

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

* All recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.