AECOM Senior Quality Assurance Inspector in Richmond Hill, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Richmond Hill

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Senior Quality Assurance Inspector. This position may be based anywhere within the GTA, including Richmond Hill, Toronto, North York, Barrie, Oakville, or Hamilton.

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 client policies and procedures

  • Identify and document deficiencies

  • Review material test results and calculate penalties/bonuses for payment and/or determine remedial action

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

  • Maintain diaries of contractor’s work, contract progress and inspection milestones

  • Train subordinate staff

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

  • Resolve routine technical problems on a day-to-day basis and refer problems to the Contract Administrator as necessary

  • Liaise with contractor representatives, property owners and general public during construction to resolve problems

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

  • Conduct delamination survey of structure components including chain dragging, covermeter and half-cell surveys in accordance with ASTM C876

  • Conduct visual condition survey of structural components, including identification and location of cracks, rusted areas, delaminations and spalls

  • Carry out covermeter surveys to determine concrete clear cover on new reinforcing steel on bridge decks and barrier walls, and calculate applicable pay factors

  • Carry out determination of waterproofing membrane thickness, consistency of thickness by standard deviation and calculate applicable pay factors

  • Inspect asphalt paving operations, verify mix temperature, paver’s speed, rate of distribution, combination and type of compaction equipment, rolling pattern; identify defective workmanship (such as segregation, roller mark, poor joints etc.) and direct contractor to rectify, as necessary

  • Review contractor’s baseline project schedule for approval (using Primavera P6, SureTrak or Microsoft Project); identify errors, unrealistic logical connections among the tasks and improper resource allocation

  • Receive and review contractor's QC and QVE declarations and submissions

  • Review contractor’s concrete and asphalt mix design for approval

  • Inspect sampling procedure and verify that test methods follow specifications; review and analyze test results, determine deficiencies and provide reports to CA

  • Inspect Contractor’s field tests, ensure quality concrete supply, provide permission for concrete placement and ensure that the approved curing method is implemented

  • Identify and issue construction QC Deviations

  • Prepare comments in support of contractor rating

  • Prepare contractor payment statements including quantity calculations, drawings/sketches to substantiate payments to the contractor

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

  • Transport material samples from project site to area laboratory

Minimum Requirements

  • OACETT rcsi or PEO EIT designation

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Minimum 3 projects’ experience as either structure, grade, or asphalt inspector

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204837BR

Additional Locations CA - Barrie, ON - 55 Cedar Point Drive, CA - Hamilton, ON - 45 Goderich Rd

Clearance Required No

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.