Stantec Senior Construction Inspector in Sacramento, California

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

The successful candidate will work on challenging and diverse tasks in a consulting and construction management role that will require application of technical skills, project delivery, and leadership for construction projects. These projects consist of water pipelines, sitework for municipal water and sewer facilities, sewer lines, infrastructure systems including treatment plants, pump stations, and related infrastructure.

Your Key Responsibilities.

  • Inspects and reviews projects during construction to monitor conformance with plans, specifications, and other codes and regulations.

  • Communicates with and makes recommendations to Project Manager, design professionals, client, owner, developer, or contractor, but does not direct the means or methods of construction.

  • Provides the Project Manager with updates on project progress or delays to client, design professionals, and/or contractor.

  • Reviews and evaluates plans and specifications to ensure designs are practical for construction.

  • Reviews change orders and field orders for reasonableness of pricing and constructability.

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

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

  • Prepares documents and maintains file management of project-related information including, but not limited to, correspondence, reports, and pictures.

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

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • High school graduate or equivalent work experience. Bachelors preferred.

  • Must have 10 years of construction inspection experience serving in similar capacity for public works projects including pipeline and pump station projects.

  • Engagement in local and national technical societies is preferred.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to pass a drug test.

  • Possess excellent skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Experience using web-based document management systems. Bentley ProjectWise Construction Management (EADOC) experience is a plus.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.

  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Possess good organizational skills.

  • Must be familiar with trench dewatering, backfilling and compaction of utility trenches and pavement/surface restoration

  • Ability to make decisions on projects based on the design criteria of engineering

  • Self-starter, can work independently and knows how to get along with contractors on a project site

  • Construction management training very beneficial

  • OSHA 10 training and Confined Space Entry certification beneficial

  • ACI Grade 1 Field Technician certification preferred

  • ICC Special Inspector certification preferred

Education and Experience

Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and construction experience. Minimum of 8-10 years of experience.

Position will work in both a field and office setting. Field work may include short term exposure to the elements including inclement and hot weather. Must be available to travel for out of town projects when needed.

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-California-Sacramento

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jan 4, 2019, 9:33:49 AM

Req ID: 180001FG