AECOM Senior Project Inspector in Denver, Colorado

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159181BR

Position Title Senior Project Inspector

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Colorado

City Denver

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in

Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by

Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A

Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

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

The Senior 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 Senior Project Inspector is responsible to support the administration of the client construction contracts and site coordination for projects at a major international airport. The Senior 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 Senior 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 Senior 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

  • 5+ 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.

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