NACE Coatings Inspector - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Hunt Valley
United States

United States of America - Maryland, Hunt Valley

Job Summary

The Transportation Business of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Steel Bridge Paint Inspector for immediate employment in the Hunt Valley, MD office. The qualified candidate will meet all parts of the job description and be able to demonstrate the required knowledge and experience to perform on-site steel bridge coatings inspection. The work will be conducted on-site under the general direction of a higher level paint inspector or professional engineer. The Inspector will be assigned to perform on-site paint inspection work at a variety of steel bridge structures throughout the state of Maryland. Driving to and from job sites is an essential part of the work.

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

  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

  • Works under general supervision.

  • May assist with training entry-level employees.

  • Responsible for monitoring conformance to quality, performance, specifications, and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties.

  • Performs daily field inspections and maintains inspection records.

  • Participates in punch lists, testing, and commissioning.

  • Tracks quality assurance progress.

  • Provides input to documentation for area and equipment turnovers.

Minimum Requirements

  • HS + 2 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education or HS + 2 YORE or AA/AS (US) or Diploma/Certificate (Canada)

  • Valid Drivers License

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in steel bridge painting inspection activities

  • Serves as a principal inspector on small to medium-size steel bridge paint projects

  • May lend technical guidance to client personnel assigned to project

  • Review the Contractor’s operations to assure technical adherence to plans and specifications

  • Advises interested parties as to the Contractor’s progress, possible over-run of quantities or potential delays Maintains accurate records and reports

  • Performs and analyzes results of field tests

  • Perform other necessary duties as required

  • Responsible for supervision of projects of moderate scope and complexity

  • Supervision from a higher level Paint Inspector or professional engineer

  • May be required to supervise lower level aides as assigned from time to time


  1. (a) National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) Coatings Inspector Level I, OR

(b) Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) Bridge Coatings Inspector (BCI) Level I, OR

(c) Equivalent Coatings Inspection Training

  1. (a) Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) C-3 Supervisor /Competent Person for Deleading of Industrial Structures, OR

(b) Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) C-5

Supervisor/Competent Person for Deleading of Industrial Structures Refresher ",

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 Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222932BR

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.