AECOM Field Inspector in New York, New York

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144480BR

Position Title Field Inspector

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New York

City New York

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

AECOM is actively seeking a Field Inspector for employment in the New York office to enhance our project delivery role with specific experience implementing parks related enhancements including comfort stations and playgrounds. The applicant will be able to demonstrate progressive responsibility specific to construction management career path. The primary duties include construction inspection and documentation of construction projects.

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

  • Tracking work progress (daily reports)

  • Document Control

  • Writing change orders and issuing field orders,

  • Coordinating the activities of CM staff including Construction Inspectors, Contractors, and sub-consultants.

  • Planning and coordinating all field inspection activities and reviewing the work performed by contractors to determine compliance with project plans specifications.

  • Preparation of summary reports & meeting agendas/minutes.

  • Response to various contractor issues and review of contractor work plans.

  • Oversight of construction work in accordance with design.

  • Supervision/Inspection Services

  • Daily Reports

  • Inspection of the Work

  • Coordination

  • Measurements

  • Contract Administration

  • Payment Processing

  • Overrun Processing

  • Change Order Preparation

  • Correspondence

  • Monitoring Contract Cost and Schedule

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Working knowledge of: shop drawing review, payment application process, scheduling, permitting and construction inspection

  • Fundamental understanding of construction management, contracts and familiarity with codes and laws governing construction in the public sector

  • Valid driver's license is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, construction management or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Experience with various New York City agencies, including DPR, DOB, DEP and local utilities a plus

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.