AECOM Quality Assurance Inspector in Richmond Hill, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Richmond Hill

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated Quality Assurance Inspector for immediate employment out of the Richmond Hill, ON office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Become familiar with contract documents, specifications, standards, manufacturers' material specifications, and special provisions

  • Supervise Quality Assurance testing and inspect grading, granular, concrete, asphalt, electrical and all other construction activities required as per the MTO Construction Administration and Inspection Task Manual

  • Monitor the contractor's work for compliance with plans, standards and specifications prior to approving work and progress payments; address the requirements of the MTO's Construction Administration and Inspection Task Manual

  • Identify and document construction and/or QC deficiencies (from applicable contract/standard specifications)

  • Resolve routine technical and administrative problems on a day-to-day basis and refer problems to Senior Inspectors and / or the Contract Administrator as necessary

  • Maintain liaison with client staff, contractor representatives, property owners and general public during construction to resolve problems

  • Assist the field office staff (Contract Administrator and Assistant, Office Administrator) in the verification and documentation of payment quantities

  • Maintain Inspector's Diaries, detailing contractor's work, contract progress and inspection milestones

  • Prepare comments to support Contractor's Rating

  • Monitor weigh scales used for accuracy and compliance with statutes

  • Review the acquisition and use of materials from approved sources only

  • Review contractor’s application of and compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, adheres to WHMIS, environmental, Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Waste Management requirements

  • Become trained in, and use a Nuclear Density Gauge for compaction testing

  • Transport material samples from project site to area laboratory

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma

  • C.Tech. eligibility required

  • OACETT rcji (Road Construction Junior Inspector) eligibility required

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • College or university degree in a civil engineering or technician program

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work during either daytime and nighttime shifts, including weekends

  • Able to work overtime and extended shifts on a frequent basis

  • Use of personal vehicle for travel to / from project sites

  • On-site construction 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.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191746BR

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.