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S&ME, Inc. in Columbia, SC, USA

Position: CE&I Bridge/Roadway Inspector (Entry-Level)

Requisition Number: 2018-2610-12

S&ME, Inc., provides construction inspection services, planning, environmental, and design, for traditional and alternative delivery transportation projects, from concept through construction. The Transportation Business Unit is seeking full-time entry-level CE&I Bridge/Roadway Inspectors to join our team for projects in Columbia, South Carolina.


  • Perform technical duties associated with the oversight, administration and inspection of transportation projects, including roadway, bridge, rail, pedestrian, port, and /or aviation, to determine contractor's compliance with the contract, plans and specifications;
  • Observe and inspect various contractor's operations to include clearing and grubbing, earthmoving, paving, concrete pavement, bridge construction, pipe installation, traffic control, pavement marking, etc.;
  • Materials sampling and testing of soil, concrete, asphalt, and aggregates;
  • Prepare material reports and daily diaries;
  • Perform a variety of calculations, computations and documentation associated with the project inspection and material testing;
  • Inspect erosion control devices for plan and permit compliance;
  • Verify line and grade with survey equipment;
  • Prepare field books for contractor payment documentation;
  • Attend meetings and interact with third party construction personnel;
  • Perform DBE and EEO compliance surveys.

CE&I Inspectors are subject to both inside and outside environmental conditions and to various types of weather and field conditions, including heights, uneven terrain, highway traffic, hazards of highway construction sites and heavy equipment, and may travel/work extended hours, weekends and/or holidays.

Pay rate is based on level of experience and applicable certifications held. Additional incentives are available for existing applicable certifications.

At S&ME, it's not just a job, but a long and successful career. We offer training to support and encourage staff in obtaining certifications in the fields of aggregate, asphalt, soil and concrete. We also offer a Credential Incentive Program that rewards obtaining those certifications throughout the employee's career.


  • High school diploma/GED required, 2 year technical degree in Civil Engineering Technology or Surveying Technology or higher, preferred;
  • 2+ years of highway related construction or inspection experience preferred;
  • One or more SCDOT certifications preferred; Nuclear Gauge, Earthwork, Foundations, Asphalt Roadway and Portland Cement Concrete preferred;
  • Ability to lift between 40-50 lbs.;
  • Math and technical writing skills.

This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided. S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search. S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.

No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls or walk-ins accepted.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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Posted date: 9 months ago

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