Graduate Quality Assurance Inspector (EIT) - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-06
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Richmond Hill
Canada

Canada - Ontario, Richmond Hill

Job Summary

AECOM Richmond Hill is seeking a highly motivated recent graduate to become an Entry Level Construction Quality Assurance Inspector (EIT) for employment on a challenging and complex construction project in and around the GTA.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Supervise Quality Assurance testing and inspect structures, grading, granular, concrete, asphalt, electrical and all other construction activities

  • Monitor the contractor's work for compliance with plans, standards and specifications prior to approving work and progress payments

  • 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

  • Collect and analyze data under the supervision of an experienced engineer

  • Review contractor schedule and productivity against contractor's baseline schedule

  • Review on-site changes and provide analysis of the change to the Contract Administrator / design engineer

  • 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

  • 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

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

  • 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 + None

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

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

  • Use of personal vehicle for travel to / from project

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 Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233741BR

Additional Locations CA - Sudbury, ON - 1361 Paris Street

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.