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Construction Inspector

Michael Baker International Charleston, WV
  • Posted: October 11, 2019
  • Full-Time
 
WHO WE ARE
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.
 
CONSTRUCTION PRACTICE
Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International's Construction Services staff supports clients by acting as their on-site agent by providing qualified construction managers, inspectors, constructability reviewers, and schedulers. As modern technologies evolve throughout the construction industry, innovative ideas are required to maintain and deliver successful construction projects.
 
 
DESCRIPTION
The Construction Inspector I will serve as a key member of the firm's growing construction management discipline working as an employee of the Charleston, WV office. The successful candidate will perform testing and inspection services to ensure the project is built in accordance with the plans and specifications.
Provide construction inspection for WVDOH projects.
  • Review plans and specifications associated with assigned work
  • Inspect various activities performed by the contractor
  • Take field measurements and perform calculations
  • Answer basic contractor questions about plan and specification requirements
  • Monitor material testing needs and take material tests associated with work being performed
  • Electronically prepare inspection reports and document material requirements and test results using SiteManager
 
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • High School Diploma or GED; Associate's Degree in Construction Technology or related field of study is preferred.
  • 0-3 years related experience providing construction inspection on WVDOH construction projects.
  • 2 years related experience preferred.
  • Possess a valid driver's license.
  • Willingness to commute to construction projects in varying locations, work in all weather conditions, varying shifts, and weekends.
  • Ability to work independently for periods of time.
  • Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications.
  • Working knowledge of WVDOH standards, specifications, and material testing procedures.
  • WVDOH certification for sampling and testing aggregate, concrete, asphalt and compaction and possess nuclear certification in WV preferred.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite and SiteManager.

MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT

Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

 

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.

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