AECOM Construction Inspector - Rail in Edmonton, Alberta

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Construction Inspector - Rail

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

The Transportation business line of AECOM is actively seeking a talented and experienced On-Call Senior Railway Track & Grade Inspector for construction projects, based out of our Edmonton or Calgary office. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited 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

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • 10+ years of experience, primarily in railway/roadway construction supervision roles

  • Previous railway experience

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Basic computer skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree or Technical Diploma

  • 15+ years of experience, primarily in railway/roadway construction supervision roles

  • P.Eng. or CET designation

  • Familiarity with current Railway Track Standards, Canadian Rail Operating Rules (CROR) and a current valid TIG Inspectors Card

  • Surveying experience

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181487BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.