Construction Inspector

Post Date

Apr 01, 2024



ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Environmental Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$24 - $36 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

A client in Dallas, TX area is seeking to add 2+ Construction Inspectors to their growing team. Below are the responsibilities:

- Perform daily inspection of construction projects monitoring quality and adherence to building code requirements, construction drawings and project specifications.

- Inspections may cross multiple inspection disciplines or within a specified area of expertise including structural steel, concrete, masonry, fireproofing, etc.

- Inspection may include visual/physical inspection and field testing to verify conformance with the plans and specifications.

- Prepare inspection reports and provide written documentation of observations and testing of materials.

- Communicate findings to engineer or project manager and when requested collaborate with the project team on solutions to potential issues.

- Adhere to strict safety standards.

- Performs testing, observation, and inspection as directed in accordance with training and the specified procedures to determine if work is done according to contract specifications.

- Read and interpret construction drawings and specifications.

- Provides clear documentation of findings and results.

- Prepare inspection reports and document nonconformance.

- Performs basic analysis of data to verify accuracy before communication and submittal to the Project Manager.

- Communicates information to Project Manager and other personnel as directed by the Project Manager.

- May interact with client and other site personnel to provide input on appropriate resolution of findings.

- May assist Project Manager in development of scope for testing and inspection services

- Coordinate pre-dispatch activities with Project, Department, and/or Office Managers.

- Maintains equipment operation and calibration.

- May assist more senior inspectors on large, complex projects.

- Follows safety rules and practices and other safety requirements for all projects.

- Performs pre-task planning prior to executing work. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.

- Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects

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Required Skills & Experience

- 2-5+ years of experience doing construction inspection

- Valid drivers license and clear driving record

- 3 or more of the following certifications:

o NICET Level II certification in Construction Materials Testing (Asphalt, Concrete, Soils).

o NICET Level II certification in Geotechnical (Construction, Laboratory, Exploration, Generalist)

o ICC certification (Reinforced Concrete, Spray-applied Fireproofing, Structural Masonry, Prestressed/Post-Tensioned Concrete, Structural Steel -- Bolting, Structural Steel -- Welding).

o American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector (CWI)

o American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) Level II certification (Visual Testing (VT), Magnetic Particle Testing (MT), Dye Penetrant Testing (PT), Radiographic Testing (RT), Ultrasonic Testing (UT)).

o Other national, regional, state, and local Materials related certifications requiring experience and written examination will also be considered if deemed appropriate by the Terracon Department Manager.

o ACI certification* in one or more of the following areas:

Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade I

Concrete Strength Testing Technician

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.