Project Lead - Building and Construction

Fairfax, VA
Nov 13, 2020
Nov 26, 2020
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Ranked #15 on the 2019 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, the building and construction team provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment. The position will support the Building and Construction business by providing Building Enclosure (ie below grade waterproofing, exterior wall cladding and roof) systems installation inspection and preparation of written daily progress reporting. We're looking for an individual with approximately 10 or more years of active experience in the commercial industry. Duties: * Perform building enclosure systems construction inspections at site * Assist and perform other building exterior installations inspections as required. * Assist with roofing and building enclosure field testing (ASTM and AAMA testing) at site * Prepare written reports for inspection and testing work * Work with Project Managers on inspection, testing and/or investigative projectsJob Requirements:* 10-years' experience in commercial construction or related field, preferred * 5-years' experience as a commercial construction foreman, preferred * Technical knowledge of commercial building enclosure systems * Must be able to work with minimal supervision and be a self-starter * Must be detail-oriented * Follow and enforce safety requirements and company policies. * Ability to perform work from scaffolding, ladders, boom-lifts, roof levels, etc. * Ability to climb stairs, bend, crawl, reach overhead, push, pull or carry up to 50 lbs. * Technically competent and able to effectively communicate with clients, designers, contractors, and coworkers, both in writing and orally. Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 43,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely. A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world's most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale. We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test. LI - LM