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Stantec Construction Senior Inspector in WATERLOO, Ontario

Construction Senior Inspector - ( 210002JA )


We’re active members of our communities and our work; engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Our people remain at the core of what we do.

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination—our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services for all phases of airport, bridge, rail, roadway, and transit projects. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

We are accepting applications for the prospective opportunity of Road Construction Senior Inspector to join our team in Waterloo or Hamilton, ON.

Your Kep Responsibilities

Reporting to the Project Manager of Transportation and the on-site Contract Administrator, the Road Construction Senior Inspector is responsible for the following:

  • Inspection of Contractor operations for a variety of disciplines on site, including grade, drainage, granulars, environmental controls, structures, asphalt and electrical, and supervise Junior Inspectors on site.

  • Strong inspection experience in bridge structures involving rehabilitations and replacements is an added bonus. Experience with MTO contracts would be considered a bonus.

  • Read and apply all contract drawings, tender documents and applicable Ontario Provincial Standards (OPS) to the site operations.

  • Monitor the progress of road and bridge construction projects operations and Contractor’s scheduled Work.

  • Review, calculate and monitor progress payments and provide input on operations for change orders.

  • Liaise between clients, contractors and municipal officials on-site.

  • Prepare and submit Daily Inspector Diaries to Contract Administrator and include payment statements.

  • Inspect Contractor’s traffic control measures in accordance to OTM Book 7 requirements and provide daily comments on effectiveness.

  • Provide all Health and Safety concerns comments in the Daily Inspector Diary as well as notifying the contractor and Contract Administrator immediately.

  • Provide contract “As Recorded” information, to be delivered to the client at the conclusion of each project.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • A working knowledge of road and bridge construction with particular emphasis on contractor operations, documentation control and applying specifications to contract drawings.

  • Working knowledge of the Ontario Provincial Standards.

  • Knowledge of Autocad (version 14 or higher) and Microsoft Office software is essential.

  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings and specifications as well as familiarity with the construction tender process.

  • Excellent written, verbal communication, analytical and organizational skills.

  • Valid drivers license and personal vehicle.

Education and Experience

Graduate of a Civil Engineering Technology or Construction Engineering Technology program. Minimum of 5 years experience in a Senior Inspector position in a road and bridge construction environment

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.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Waterloo

Other Locations : Canada-Ontario-Stoney Creek

Job : Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist

Organization : BC-1650 Transportation-CA Ontario West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 100 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Oct 15, 2021, 4:11:04 AM

Req ID: 210002JA

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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