AECOM Construction Inspector in Columbus, Ohio

United States of America - Ohio, Columbus

Job Summary

* Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Inspector for immediate employment in the Columbus or Akron, Ohio offices. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in Construction Management and Inspection Services specific for highway and bridge construction for both ODOT and Local Public Agency (LPA) projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Work independently or as part of a team working closely with the Project Manager and Resident Engineer in reviewing and advising on all aspects of construction inspection services, including but not limited to safety input and oversight, constructability reviews, design input, scheduling/logistics input, and document interpretation

  • On-site management and inspection of various elements of construction involved with highways and bridges

  • Create daily reports along with other documentation measures to accurately document progress

  • Maintain organized, detailed and up-to-date field office files to be readily accessible by AECOM and the client

  • Administer and implement QA/QC programs

  • Assist in change order review

  • Assist in review of submittals and RFIs (request for information)

  • Attend pre-construction meetings

  • Coordinate construction activities between the Owner, Contractors and any other affected party

  • Projects likely to include all aspects of civil construction for clients such as The Ohio Department of Transportation, The Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission, County Engineers and Local Municipalities

Additional job responsibilities include:

  • Performs a variety of tasks in support of survey or construction activities.

  • Duties may differ depending on the specialty area.

  • Activities may include setting up and operating equipment; inspecting equipment; inspection of engineering installations for compliance with specifications; maintaining project documentation; assisting with the building, repair, or maintenance of a structure or roadway.

  • Relies on general to moderately complex knowledge of procedures, company policies, and business practices to plan and accomplish goals.

  • At this level, incumbents normally can handle a wide range of relatively complex protocols; viewed as fully competent within limits of experience.

  • Works under general supervision.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Associate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology or Construction Management or degrees that exceed these requirements, or NICET Highway Construction Level II Certification required

  • 4+ years of experience as a civil, structural, or any inter-discipline construction inspector

  • Must have experience inspecting construction operations

  • ACI Certification required

  • OAIMA Ohio Level I Aggregate Technician Training required

  • Ohio Department of Transportation Flexible Pavement Training required

  • Ohio Department of Transportation Maintenance of Traffic Training required

  • Must be willing to obtain additional certifications, as required, to adhere to The Ohio Department of Transportation's prequalification process

  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills and be able to use MS Word and Excel software to write inspection reports and track project progress

  • Ability to work independently or lead a team

  • Ability to manage relationships with client, contractors, local inspectors & code officials, etc.

  • Must be able to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications

  • Must have basic knowledge of Quality control and quality assurance procedures

  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends as required by project schedule

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Inspecting reinforced concrete structures including piles, footings, retaining walls and bridges, grading/earthwork, drainage pipe and inlets, subgrade and base material courses, asphalt concrete or PCC paving, utility relocation, general highway lighting and landscaping, structural steel

  • Related Engineering or Construction Technology two-year college degree

  • 10+ years of experience as a civil, structural, or any inter-discipline construction inspector

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204330BR

Additional Locations US - Akron, OH - 564 White Pond Drive

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.