NACE Coating 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:

  • 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

  • May also be required to work various shifts and on weekends depending on assignments

  • Must be willing to travel and be available for working any part of the State, subject to change of assignment as work requires

  • Must be willing and able to wear a full-face respirator, fall arrest equipment (full body harness), and protective clothing for the entire work shift when necessary. A respirator fit test and blood lead test will be conducted prior to reporting to the field for assignments

  • Must be willing to work at heights over traffic, water, or other features; work in a variety of weather conditions; and climb to inspection locations as required. Elementary knowledge of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, English and introductory knowledge of basic civil engineering principles

Minimum Requirements

  • 2+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • 2 + years in steel bridge painting inspection activities

  • High School Diploma

  • Possess a valid driver’s license

  • Have use of a vehicle to travel to, from and while on location

  • Ability to write field notes, make computations and establish control points for measurements

  • Working knowledge of steel bridge paint inspection principles, practices, methods, and tests

  • Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications Working knowledge of engineering tables and reference materials

  • Proficient with clerical and statistical work requiring an application of basic engineering knowledge in all areas above and able to prepare necessary reports

  • LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND CERTIFICATES: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 Training2. (a) Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) C-3 Supervisor /Competent Person for Deleading of Industrial Structures, OR(b) Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) C-5Supervisor/Competent Person for Deleading of Industrial Structures Refresher ",OR(c) Equivalent Lead Abatement Training3. SHA Temporary Traffic Control Manager (TTCM) Certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4 + years in steel bridge painting inspection activities

  • Live within reasonable commuting distance

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. 238212BR

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.