AECOM Project Inspector in Denver, Colorado

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Project Inspector

United States of America - Colorado


Job Summary

The Transportation Division of AECOM is actively seeking highly talented Project Inspectors to staff inspection positions at Denver International Airport under the Quality Assurance Inspection and Special Inspections Contract.

The Project Inspector will perform all aspects of construction inspection work overseeing a variety of construction activities with regard to all capital improvement projects from project inception to completion. Inspection may include projects involving new construction, repairs, maintenance or alterations and ensures compliance with approved plans, specifications, safety, security and contract requirements and established standards and codes (FAA, CDOT, IBC).

For this AECOM Contract, the Project Inspector is responsible to support the administration of the client construction contracts and site coordination for projects at a major international airport. The Project Inspector will monitor the day−to−day activities of the contractors and sub-contractors assigned to various airport projects, both building and civil related. This job responsibility includes ensuing that all project construction is conducted in conformance with the construction documents, airport standards and contract documents, applicable building codes, good workmanship, and the QC requirements.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs specialized construction inspection work on small to large and complex capital improvement projects

  • Produces daily QA inspection reports and oversees correction of noted deficiencies

  • Coordination of project materials testing efforts

  • Utilizes QA system controls, including BIM 360 Field, on a portable tablet (iPad)

The Project Inspector must be alert to detecting, recording, and reporting any deviation from the construction documents, including calling any deficient item to the attention of the contactor, subcontractor, airport Project Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, and/or other representatives. The Project Inspector must keep accurate and detailed records of the Contractor's performance and progress, delivery of materials, and other pertinent matters, including the daily work journal and inspection reports.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma

  • 2+ years of construction inspection experience monitoring building and/or civil construction

  • Additional appropriate construction project inspection experience may be substituted for the minimum education requirement

  • Competencies, Knowledge and Skills: Building and/ or Civil Construction, Quality Inspection and Management, Soil Science, Arithmetic/Mathematical Reasoning, Public Safety and Security, Teamwork, Integrity/Honesty, Attention to Detail, Reading, Writing and Oral Communication, Technical Competence, Problem Solving, Decision Making, Reasoning

  • Technical Skills / Certificates: Candidate should also have or have the ability to acquire relevant building and civil inspection certifications. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment. Computer and tablet competency. Position requires a valid Colorado Class R Driver’s License at the time of application

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in construction inspection, management, engineering, or related field preferred

  • Airport experience preferred

  • BIM 360 experience preferred

  • CDOT Inspector certification, Civil inspection certifications for concrete, asphalt, erosion control, traffic control

  • Building inspection certifications for electrical, mechanical, plumbing, structural, masonry, insulation, metal decking, paints and coatings, IBC Special Inspections and general building construction

  • Knowledge of FAA specifications and regulations

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170294BR