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Stantec Construction Inspector in Richmond, Virginia

We create the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

  • Your role is to work with general supervision and direction on average sized projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of a Construction Manager.

  • You will be responsible for daily inspection efforts on multiple complex, large, and/or diverse projects to ensure contractor’s operations comply with project plans, specifications, and contract documents.

  • You will prepare sketches and assemble data for Responsible Charge Engineer to utilize when making changes to the project.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Sr. Construction Inspector as a representative of the client to ensure quality control and contractor compliance for roadway, structure and bridge construction projects of varying complexity.

  • Coordinate work and inspections with contractor’s representative, client personnel and other stakeholders

  • Generate reports of conditions found during inspection activities, notifies Construction Management of significant problems and completes documentation necessary to attest to satisfactory completion of inspection or test activities.

  • Prepares and reviews reports for preparation of entries into Site Manager / Project Wise and is able to properly document materials as well as other test reports for materials

  • Manages deadlines, prioritizes assignments, and prepares final documentation for closeout process.

  • Inspects installation of construction feature, measures dimensions, and calculates quantities.

  • Examines construction materials, checking to see if they meet specifications.

  • Review plans, specifications, requests for information, submittals, construction schedules, shop drawings and pay applications (QA/QC).

  • Tabulates monthly quantities for use in determining contractors' monthly payment estimates.

  • Prepare documents and maintains file management of project-related information including correspondence, reports, and pictures.

  • Trains and/or mentors less experienced staff in company procedures, standards and software.

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Basic skills in math, drafting, and science.

  • Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

  • Proficient in Site Manager, Project Wise and project material certifications.

  • Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the team.

  • Must have good driving record and valid driver's licence

  • Prior to employment, this position will require the successful passing of a pre-employment physical and drug screen.

  • Effectively communicates project issues with contractor, project team and clients.

  • Must possess the following certifications:

  • VDOT Soils and Aggregate

  • VDOT Asphalt Field Levels I and II

  • VDOT Slurry Seal

  • VDOT Surface Treatment

  • Nuclear Density Safety

  • 10 Hour Safety (OSHA)

  • American Concrete Institute (ACI)

  • VDOT Concrete Field

  • VA DEQ Erosion and Sediment Control Inspector Level

  • VA DEQ Stormwater Management Inspector Level

  • VDOT Pavement Markings

  • VDOT Guardrail Installation (GRIT)

  • VDOT Flagger Certification

  • VDOT Work Zone Traffic Control – Intermediate Level

Education and Experience

  • Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and construction experience.

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience.

  • Demonstrated experience in VDOT procedures and policies.

Position will primarily require field work which may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Construction Inspection

Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Richmond

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 210000M4

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans