AECOM Construction Inspector II in St Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

United States of America - Virgin Islands, St Croix

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly qualified Construction Inspector to assist with processing and delivering critical services to citizens who have been affected by recent storms in the U.S. Virgin Islands. This is a great opportunity to be a part of the recovery efforts to help those that have been affected by natural disasters. The ideal Inspector will perform damage assessments of residential structures that have hurricane damage. Construction Inspectors develop a scope of work within program standards, change orders and ensures compliance with program requirements and quality control standards.

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

  • Develop program compliant scope of work

  • Identify all repairs necessary to make the home safe and sanitary

  • Ensure work is reasonable, necessary, and includes low cost options to make the home safe and accessible for sheltering purposes

  • Apply program checklist to ensure compliance with program requirements and quality control standards

  • Certify that replace/repair construction work executed meets authorized scope of work and program quality standards

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Minimum of 2 years of home construction, home inspection, real estate, insurance adjustment experience, including roofing, electrical, and masonry experience

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record and required auto insurance

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work assignments, use mapping tools and technology, operate digital camera and use photo software, and strong understanding (not basic skills) of PC and internet

  • Ability/willingness to mobilize quickly and to travel to various sites within the region

  • Demonstrated outstanding level of professionalism in providing administrative support, including ability to exercise good judgement

  • Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information

  • Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to analyze situations, identify potential problems and recommend solutions

  • Superior interpersonal skills including courtesy, professionalism, and cooperative attitude

  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication

  • Strong Documentation Skills…capturing details accurately and coherently

  • Ability to analyze multiple data elements and make decisions; strong judgement/decision-making skills

  • Must have previous experience conducting inspections, recording results, recommending corrective action and submitting required reports

  • Must be capable to employ smart phone/tablet and associated apps and software as required

  • Must be flexible and have the ability to travel to project sites up to 100% of the time

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable weather conditions including noise and dust; position requires frequent standing/walking, operation of vehicles, climbing stairs, keyboard/mouse operations; often bending/stooping; occasionally performing work with arms above shoulder level, work at heights, using portable ladders; rarely wearing fall protection, performing repetitive fine hand movements, and lifting of 50 pounds or less; Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment

Preferred Qualifications

None

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195777BR

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.