AECOM Construction Inspector II in Lake Okeechobee, Georgia

United States of America - Georgia, Lake Okeechobee

Alternate Locations US - Okeechobee, FL

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced, creative and highly talented Construction Inspector for immediate employment at Herbert Hoover Dike, Lake Okeechobee, FL.

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

  • Responsible for the inspection and reporting on all phases of the contract and assures adherence to contract plans, specifications, ancillary documents and acceptable work practices in the Lake Okeechobee, Florida area

  • Interprets plans, specifications, water district codes, sewer district codes, railroad regulations, building codes, industry standards, regulations, and technical manuals, to become thoroughly familiar with job requirements to assure compliance

  • Ensures the conformance to federal, state, and local legislation

  • Participates in planning, scheduling and timing of long-range and day-to-day construction and phases thereof

  • Inspects construction materials and all phases of the work in progress from beginning to end of project

  • Monitors performance of testing; collects and prepares material test samples for shipment; and assists in the conduct of performance tests

  • Inspects equipment, operations, premises, work premises and work practices for conformance with safety rules and regulations pertaining to accident, fire, health, and sanitation, and checks for conformance of plant and facilities with contract specifications as to kind, amount, working conditions, etc.

  • Estimates percentage of work completed, and makes or reviews inventories of quality and value of construction materials on hand and in place

  • Ensures that materials incorporated into the construction work are in compliance with plans and specifications and that items requiring laboratory testing are tested before use on the project. On those items requiring laboratory tests, is responsible for securing required samples for such testing, and report results

  • Maintains inventories of materials stored on site

  • Exercises surveillance to assure the Construction Contractor is conducting quality control operations to produce work in conformance with plans and specifications. Ascertains that quality assurance reports, required quality tests, and activities are consistent with the project Quality Assurance Plan. Brings any deficiency to the attention of the Contracting Officer Representative

  • Provides daily surveillance of Contractor Quality control (QC) system to assure that it is working effectively, in that required quality tests are made and appropriately reported in a timely manner along with daily quality control reports

  • Prepares deficiency lists for items to be corrected

  • Provides information to the Government on estimates of work completed and reports on deficiency items

  • Follows up to assure timely corrections of deficiencies

  • Prepares, and submits daily inspection and construction progress reports showing such data as major items of work performed, labor and equipment used, material and equipment received and installed, and pertinent remarks as to progress and status of work, causes of delays, unusual developments, etc. In order to provide an accurate daily report, the contractor shall be present at all time while construction is being perform

  • Maintains records of departures from original plans and specifications and furnishes such data in the form of marked prints and explanatory notes for the preparation of final "as built" record drawings

  • Reviews and checks contractors shop drawings

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Minimum of 2 years of civil works management experience or related technical fields conducting Quality Assurance surveillance and construction project monitoring

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/clients are security sensitive

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen

  • Work schedule is 12 hour shifts which will include a half hour lunch break and a half hour overlap period between the day and night shifts Work schedule may include weekends and holidays

  • Must be flexible to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.

  • Valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work and walk in outdoor/construction site environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, noise, and moisture. Position requires often standing/walking; occasionally perform repetitive bending and stooping, operation of vehicles, climbing of stairs, keyboard/mouse operations, repetitive or fine hand movements, work alone in isolated/remote areas, and lifting less than 25 pounds; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), working at heights, working in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment, working in confined spaces, and lifting of 25 - 50 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment

  • Construction Quality Management Certification (CQM)

  • Working knowledge of RMS

  • Demonstrate experience with MS Excel and Word

  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely with written and verbal communication. Must be a good communicator

  • Interprets and applies the content of contracts, specifications, plans, applicable codes and standards, field reports and laboratory tests to construction projects

  • Performs duties with only general supervision

  • Capacity to exercise independent judgment and initiative for large scale complex construction projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction Outreach Training (card) or the ability to complete training and obtain credential

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 Line PMCM

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198444BR

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.