1+ months

Transit/Rail Trackwork Inspector

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 Transit/Rail Trackwork Inspector for our Antioch, CA office.  Actual reporting site will be throughout the SF Bay Area depending on client needs.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Trackwork Inspector monitors active construction sites for the Administration, providing the Resident Engineer (RE) with daily progress reports. As such, their duties  include:
  • On-site supervision of Contractor work crews to verify and ensure compliance with contract documents
  • Read and interpret contract documents
  • Direct supervision of Contractor work crews to verify and that good & safe construction practices are being employed to produce quality results
  • Directly responsible for reporting on-site activities and daily progress to the Resident Engineer (RE) via standardized reporting
  • Reponsible for calculation and determination of pay quantities
  • Witness, understand, and verify all required on-site testing is being performed in accordance with applicable standards
  • Prepare Non-Conformance Reports per construction inspection and monitor and log corrective action
  • Flexible to work nights, alternate shifts and weekends as allowed in active Tranist rail system
  • Provide technical assistance as required by Resident Engineer
  • Assist in Constructability Review
  • All other duties as assigned
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:
  • Five (5) years experience on full-time employment in Transit & Highway Construction activies; Three (3) years of which must have been spend performing duties related to the construction, maintenance, and/or inspection of track and associated structures
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Strong mathematic skills including algebra, geometry , and trigonometry
  • Strong knowledge of construction techniques and good construction practices
  • Physically able to perform the duties required of the position. (Bend, walk, crawl, kneel, light lifting, etc)
  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Must maintain a motor vehicle in good working order
  • Must we willing to travel throughout the SF Bay Area as required
  • Strong coomputer skills, including familiarity with the advanced functions of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite
  • 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 ;
  • Seven (7) years experience spent peformeing duties related to the construction, maintenance, and/or inspection of track and associated structures
  • Seven (7) years installation experience installing plumbing, HVAC, fire systems, elevators/escalators, and/or underground utilities
  • Transit/Rail experience preferred, 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.
This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP.


Posted: 2020-12-23 Expires: 2021-05-21

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