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AECOM Construction Inspector, Rail (Contract) in Calgary, Alberta

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

The Transportation business line of AECOM is seeking expressions of interest from experienced Construction Inspectors, Rail for railway civil and track construction projects across Western Canada. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to:

  • Act as a central liaison between AECOM, clients, and contractors.

  • Monitor the quality of work done by contractors constructing new grade, tracks and turnouts.

  • Review contractor reports.

  • Review contractor work plans.

  • Inspect the quality of materials used on-site and determine compliance with specifications.

  • Evaluate the progress of the project to determine if time schedules and payment requirements are being met.

  • Monitor contractor safety programs to assess that client requirements are met.

  • Evaluation, inspection and reporting on existing tracks and making recommendations for maintenance and renewal projects.

  • May also participate in the preparation of the bid documents, cost estimating and evaluation of contractors and will administer and direct the construction phase.

  • Review with project designers and contractors to ensure that procedures are followed and that contractors are in compliance with project plans and specifications.

  • Coordinate surveying, as required for quantity measurements or quality assurance.

This is an as & when contract position, that may be based out of any of AECOM's Western Canada offices. Project locations, durations, hours of work, and other details will be determined and discussed on a project-specific basis. Successful candidates will be contacted when projects arise in their region to determine their interest and availability.


Minimum Requirements:

Highschool +10 years experience in railway construction projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years railway &/or roadway construction supervision experience

  • Proficient with Word, Excel, and other reporting software.

  • CET or other similar designation.

  • Residing in Manitoba, Central/Northern Alberta, or Central/Northern British Columbia.

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10079471

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site