1+ months

Construction Inspector -Aviation

Antioch, CA 94509
Be involved in projects with our Construction Services Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Full-Time Construction Inspector for our SFO project basted out of our Antioch, California office. Actual reporting site will be at the project site, depending on client needs.
Each inspector position is responsible for fully understanding construction project plans and specifications, construction quality assurance, field quality measurement, material testing, project documentation including daily written and photo documentation on one or multiple concurrent construction projects.  The inspector will have the ability to properly work and communicate in an airfield environment. This position will serve as the on-site technical representative for the inspection of contractor construction activities, daily coordination with the contractor and other entities, and recommending acceptance of completed work.  Lead inspectors may supervise other senior inspectors or inspectors.  Senior inspectors may supervise other inspectors.  All inspector positions will act under the responsibility of a Resident Engineer
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Analyzes applicable codes, standards and specifications and monitors construction activities for compliance
  • Measures quantities for progress payments and acceptance of work in accordance with contract specifications
  • Monitors various field testing in accordance with the applicable specifications
  • Performs general inspection of construction work for compliance with contract documents
  • Monitors contractor’s site performance
  • Prepares Inspectors’ Daily Reports (IDRs) and Daily Construction Reports (DCRs) and fills out appropriate inspection checklists for work under their supervision
  • Monitors contractor’s material sampling and testing scheduling
  • Oversees field quantity measurement for pay items
  • Performs pay item calculations and computations
  • Assists Quality Manager for monitoring Contractor’s implementation of Contractor Quality Control (CQC) programs
  • Interfaces with CM Quality Coordinator on all quality issues
  • Documents any quality related issues that result in non-conformance reports (NCRs) or Quality Deficiency Reports (QDRs) in DCR
  • Analyzes applicable codes, standards and specifications and monitors construction activities for compliance
  • Takes daily progress photos
  • Collects material delivery tickets upon materials delivery in the field
  • Inspects material for compliance with contract documents, schedules and field orders
  • Verifies work onsite is in full compliance with FAA Part 139
  • Informs Project Leader /Resident Engineer of all issues
  • Other duties assigned by the Resident Engineer
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School diploma and 3 years of construction experience directly related to general field inspection and documentation on construction projects
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office – Excel and Word along with some database experience
  • Should be able to review and evaluate Contractor schedules for accuracy and progress
  • Should be proficient in the use of tablet technology in order to produce required project documentation
  • Knowledge of construction field inspection and applicable specifications
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to perform tasks
  • Ability to communicate well and professionally with project team, staff and others
  • Must be proactive not reactive
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and be able to drive
  • Must be eligible and able to be badged by Client/TSA to work on airfield.
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures  
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies  
  • Must successfully complete and pass WSP’s Motor Vehicle screening.
Preferred Qualifications
  • College degree; civil engineer, electrical engineer, construction management or a closely related field; California PE is a plus but not required

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

This position is contingent upon WSP being selected for a contract or program we are currently pursuing.
This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP.


Posted: 2021-03-04 Expires: 2021-05-21

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