Dallas, TX, United States
Civil Construction Inspector 2','152347','!*!About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. Watch our 'About Us' videoWe believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
In the role of Civil Construction Inspector 2, we'll count on you to:
•Conduct and document observations of construction as it progresses for civil projects related to civil infrastructure, such as roads, bridges, and miscellaneous facilities
•Collaborate with other field representatives or Project Managers
•Read and interpret construction drawings and specifications, and identify discrepancies or conflicts within the documents
•Conduct and document observations of construction as it progresses
•Provide guidance to less-experienced field staff as needed
•Perform other duties as needed
•Attends pre-construction meetings and answers questions from contractors and other attendees.
•Calculates payments due contractors for work completed.
•Consults with project engineers, resident project representatives and contractors' superintendents on work progress and construction problems; reviews equipment utilization data and time/cost estimates.
•Ensures adequate levels of equipment and materials are assigned to projects; ensures material tests are performed and materials meet required standards.
•Ensures contractors build roadways, bridges and related highway structures in accordance with plans and specifications.
•Monitors project phasing and traffic control plans and ensures compliance with approved safety standards; inspects barricades; as required moves traffic control devices and barricades.
•Drives to observe and inspect ongoing construction work.
•Resolves differences in interpretation of plans and specifications.
•Documents work progress and issues arising throughout scope of project.
•Performs other job responsibilities as assigned.
•Interprets plans and specifications and negotiates with procedures and suppliers to resolve differences.
•Prepares and reviews correspondence
• Perform other duties as needed','!*!Required Qualifications
•High School diploma or equivalent
•5 years experience
•ACI certification - Grade 1
•Proficient with MS Office (Word/Excel/Outlook)
•Proven problem-solving and documentation abilities
•Ability to work independently and as part of a team
•This position typically requires successfully passing drug-screening procedures prior to being hired; thereafter subject to random and cause drug and alcohol testing
•An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
•Move up to 50 pounds (See essential duties for example of items to be moved.)
•Applicable inspection methods, procedures and techniques
•Applicable testing methods, processes and procedures
•The Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
•Exercises logic and reasoning to define problems, establish facts and draw valid conclusions; makes decisions that support business objectives and goals
•Shows initiative and action beyond what is required to improve products or services; is self-starting and completes assignments independently without constant supervision
•Public relations for maintaining effective working relationships with individuals and groups
•Reading and interpreting applicable plans, schematics, blueprints and maps
•The use of personal computers and applicable programs, applications and systems
•Maintaining a safe work environment
•Valid drivers license
•Technical school or Associate degree
•Relevant Industry Certifications
•TxDOT construction procedure experience
Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way. ','United States-Texas-Dallas','United States-Texas-Odessa','','','','','Highway Road','Full-time','Regular','','Construction Services (HDRE)','Construction Services (HDRE)','Jan 8, 2019','Civil Construction Inspector 2
Website : http://www.hdrinc.com
HDR is a global employee-owned firm providing architecture, engineering, consulting, construction and related services through our various operating companies. Our professionals are committed to helping clients manage complex projects and make sound decisions.