Construction Inspector II - Herbert Hoover Dike - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

West Palm Beach
United States

United States of America - Florida, West Palm Beach

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking experienced, creative, highly talented Construction Inspectors for a client project in Wellington, FL.

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

  • Responsible for the inspection and reporting on all phases of the contract and assures adherence to contract plans, specifications, ancillary documents and acceptable work practices.

  • Interpret plans, specifications, water district codes, sewer district codes, railroad regulations, building codes, industry standards, regulations, and technical manuals, to become thoroughly familiar with job requirements to assure compliance.

  • Ensures the conformance to federal, state, and local legislation.

  • Participates in planning, scheduling and timing of long-range and day-to-day construction and phases thereof.

  • Inspects construction materials and all phases of the work in progress from beginning to end of project.

  • Monitor performance of testing; collects and prepares material test samples for shipment; and assists in the conduct of performance tests.

  • Inspects equipment, operations, premises, work premises and work practices for conformance with safety rules and regulations pertaining to accident, fire, health, and sanitation, and checks for conformance of plant and facilities with contract specifications as to kind, amount, working conditions, etc.

  • Estimates percentage of work completed, and makes or reviews inventories of quality and value of construction materials on hand and in place.

  • Ensures that materials incorporated into the construction work are in compliance with plans and specifications and that items requiring laboratory testing are tested before use on the project. On those items requiring laboratory tests, is responsible for securing required samples for such testing, and report results.

  • Maintains inventories of materials stored on site.

  • Exercises surveillance to assure the Construction Contractor is conducting quality control operations to produce work in conformance with plans and specifications. Ascertains that quality assurance reports, required quality tests, and activities are consistent with the project Quality Assurance Plan. Brings any deficiency to the attention of the Contracting Officer Representative.

  • Provides daily surveillance of Contractor Quality control (QC) system to assure that it is working effectively, in that required quality tests are made and appropriately reported in a timely manner along with daily quality control reports.

  • Prepares deficiency lists for items to be corrected.

  • Provides information to the Government on estimates of work completed and reports on deficiency items.

  • Follows up to assure timely corrections of deficiencies.

  • Prepares, and submits daily inspection and construction progress reports showing such data as major items of work performed, labor and equipment used, material and equipment received and installed, and pertinent remarks as to progress and status of work, causes of delays, unusual developments, etc. In order to provide an accurate daily report, the contractor shall be present at all time while construction is being performed.

  • Maintains records of departures from original plans and specifications and furnishes such data in the form of marked prints and explanatory notes for the preparation of final "as built" record drawings.

  • Reviews and checks contractors shop drawings.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • 2+ years of civil works management experience or related technical fields conducting Quality Assurance surveillance and construction project monitoring.

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/clients are security sensitive.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record.

  • Must be able to work 12 hour shifts, weekends, and holidays when needed.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work and walk in outdoor/construction site environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, noise, and moisture. Position requires often standing/walking; occasionally perform repetitive bending and stooping, operation of vehicles, climbing of stairs, keyboard/mouse operations, repetitive or fine hand movements, work alone in isolated/remote areas, and lifting less than 25 pounds; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), working at heights, working in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment, working in confined spaces, and lifting of 25 - 50 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to work schedule is 12 hour shifts which will include a half hour lunch break and a half hour overlap period between the day and night shifts Work schedule may include weekends and holidays.

  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction Outreach Training (card) or the ability to complete training and obtain credential.

  • Construction Quality Management Certification (CQM) highly preferred.

  • Working knowledge of RMS highly preferred.

  • Demonstrate experience with MS Excel and Word

  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely with written and verbal communication. Must be a good communicator.

  • Ability to perform duties with only general supervision.

  • Capacity to exercise independent judgment and initiative for large scale complex construction projects.

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 Construction Management

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238791BR

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.