AECOM Highway Construction Inspector in Las Vegas, Nevada

Requisition/Vacancy No. 145964BR

Position Title Highway Construction Inspector

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Nevada

City Las Vegas

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

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

The Construction Management / Program Management Division of AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and driven highway construction inspector with the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) for our Southern Nevada office. This individual will provide inspection services for state and local clients that includes inspection, documentation, review material testing, review project scheduling, and interfacing with contractors on the owners behalf.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Produces detailed reports, documenting that construction is adhering to the design requirements

  • Prepares daily report on the status of the work, including confirmation of work accomplished, available resources and jobsite conditions

  • Works closely with Senior Inspectors, Project Administrator or engineers to verify and document proper execution of project designs

  • Reads and understands designs, specifications and plans, and schedule milestones based on the contract for various construction projects

  • Interprets design plans and verifies that the actual product being constructed conforms to the design and specifications

  • Documents and verifies that design specifications are implemented in the execution of projects

  • Collects and reviews design submittal specification data and documents acceptability

  • Documents and reports design variances

  • Participates in meetings to discuss design requirements and any variances requested

  • Assists with resolution of Request for Information (RFI)

  • Processes payment review, confirms quantities and percentages of work completed in validating the contractors payment request

  • Reviews initial schedules submitted and schedule values with Project Manager, including materials and labor utilized last month and verifies quantities on site

  • Relays instructions from the owner and the design professional to the contractor

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • 10+ years' relevant work experience in highway construction inspection

  • OSHA 10 Hour

  • Familiar with federal, state and local codes, regulations and standards governing construction projects in their respective field

  • Committed to a strong safety culture of Zero Incidents

  • Experience with NDOT, Clark County Public Works Specifications/processes or Caltrans

  • A valid driver's license is required

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Design Build Experience

  • Past Experience on NDOT projects

  • ATTSA Certified as a Traffic Control Supervisor / Technician

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 at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.