Construction Inspector - Transportation Market
Company: Gresham Smith & Partners
Posted on: May 16, 2020
Our transportation team helps improve the connectivity of the
community through solutions that support the safe and efficient
movement of goods, services and people.
We are looking for a Construction Engineering Inspector to join our
Transportation Market. The location of this position could be
Nashville, TN or Knoxville, TN.
* Observe and inspect construction work and prepare daily
inspection reports and constructability reviews. Typical duties
include oversight of daily construction work including earthwork,
erosion control, reinforced concrete, and equipment
* Observe construction work in progress to ensure performance with
specifications and contract documents. Review coordinated sets of
working drawings. Analyze shop drawings of moderate complexity.
Maintain daily job log. Refer and report problems and deviations
from plans and specifications to management. You will also take
part in reviewing submittals, assisting with RFI's, and other
* Knowledge of construction techniques, design , TDOT
Specifications and documents. Familiarity with standard operations,
policies and procedures of a firm, preferably within the A/E
industry. Ability to learn on the job through observation of others
and asking questions.
* Familiarity with or the ability to learn how to use tools and
equipment such as, but not limited to, air meter, slump cone,
transit, level, and tape measure. Ability to use a computer for
keying information and reporting when applicable.
* Ability to demonstrate good interpersonal skills. Ability to work
independently. Ability to listen to and understand information and
ideas presented, as well as communicate information and ideas in
speaking and writing. Knowledge of the structure and content of the
English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules
of composition, and grammar.
* High school diploma (GED) and a minimum of 2 years of
construction/inspection experience on roadway projects is
* Prefer experience on TDOT or municipal roadway projects requires
daily records and reports on asphalt paving , concrete work ,
grading, structural work, and erosions control .
* Licenses/Registrations/Certifications: TDOT CEI Certifications
are a plus. May be required to participate in certification and
training courses post-hire as required by OSHA, TDOT , or
client-specific requirements. Such certifications could include
concrete, asphalt certifications, erosion control, and safety
* Not required but strongly prefer Level 1 and preferably Level 2
of the state's Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control (EPSC)
* Physical demands: Frequently required to sit and use hands to
operate, handle or feel objects, tools, or equipment. Ability to
talk, see and hear, and reach with hands and arms, walk, stand, or
stoop. Frequently required to lift or move up to 25 lbs and
occasionally over 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential
* Work Environment: Field outdoors; exposed to environmental
elements to include humidity, dust, noise, various temperatures;
work in various high traffic areas.
* Use of personal protective equipment required and provided by
Gresham Smith is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is
proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national
origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification
protected by law.
Gresham Smith will not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters,
headhunters, contract recruiters, search firms or employment
agencies. An executed GRESHAM PLACEMENT SERVICES AGREEMENT (PSA) is
required prior to any payment obligation for either a referral or
recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume
or candidate without a previously executed PSA, GRESHAM SMITH
explicitly reserves the right to recruit and hire those
candidate(s) at its discretion, and without any financial
obligation whatsoever to the recruiter or agency. Any such
unsolicited resume or candidate contact information, including
those submitted directly to GRESHAM SMITH S hiring managers or any
other employee, shall become the property of GRESHAM SMITH upon
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