Construction Inspector

Location: Various Locations, OR & WA
Date Posted: 08-10-2017
MacKay Sposito is seeking 2-3 full time Civil Construction Inspectors for various project locations in Oregon and Washington to join the team. As a Construction Inspector, you’ll be responsible for physical on-site observation, documentation, and inspection of construction projects to assess and ensure compliance with applicable contract plans and specifications, and applicable codes and regulations.
Keys to Success:
  • Monitor construction daily for conformance with construction contract documents.
  • Observe and report on a variety of work including installation of highway road improvements, pavement patching, crack sealing, chip seal, fog seal, pavement striping, and traffic control.
  • Review schedules, shop drawings, submittals and schedule of values while consulting with a construction manager.
  • Prepare daily reports completely and accurately documenting all work observed.
  • Attend various construction meetings.
  • Manage and answer contractor inquiries and issues.
  • Communicate and follow up with oral and/or written reports including pertinent pictures, regarding the progress of the project to the construction manager.
  • Responsible for job specific quality assurance tasks.
  • Tracking labor and equipment for possible T&M contract work.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Associates Degree in Engineering Technology or NICET Certification – Level III (Construction) preferred.
  • Already have or able to obtain the Washington Certified Erosion Control and Sediment Lead certification.
  • At least 5 years of progressive inspection experience with city, county, state or federal roadway construction.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to read, understand and verify implementation of construction drawings and specifications.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe.
  • Current driver’s license and ability to be insured to drive company vehicles may be required.
  • Must be able to walk, lift, carry, stoop, bend, twist and work in the outdoors on uneven surfaces routinely. Site visits may include exposure to weather extremes and rough or uneven terrain.
What You’ll Gain From Working Here:
Employees of MacKay Sposito are united by our drive for excellence, our passion for innovation, and the responsibility we take for our clients’ success. We also like to sprinkle in a bit of fun. This combination makes MacKay Sposito an enjoyable and rewarding place to work.
Our Values
At MacKay Sposito, we’re serious about our work, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously. We have a unique and diverse mix of employees who enjoy each other’s company. In addition to having first-rate technical skills, we search out people who are friendly, honest and dedicated to their work.
We believe firmly in the principle of constructive candor – always telling the client everything they need to know to make fully informed decisions. By creating a positive, committed and supportive environment, we’re able to challenge our people to be the best that they can be, and to celebrate every success. 

About MacKay Sposito:
Providing consultation services to energy, public works and land development clients, MacKay Sposito’s expertise spans civil engineering, construction management and inspection, land survey, planning and project management, and landscape architecture for both public and private sector.  
Whether connecting public and private sectors, helping our clients put together a complex mixed-use masterplan development, getting power to a remote rural outpost, or improving a city’s facilities, MacKay Sposito is all about building lasting relationships and strong communities. At our core, we’re committed to honesty, dedication and relationships. These pillars make up the foundation of how we treat our people, and ultimately our clients. >>
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