Construction Inspector II
Posted on: September 15, 2019
EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATION: Experience inspecting construction work
activities, with demonstrated increasing responsibility, of the
same or similar type as that of the project to which the
Construction Inspector II is assigned. Experience may be in the
following sectors: federal, municipal, K-12 school, higher
education, transportation, ports or marina projects.MAIN
- Performs work of moderate to considerable difficulty.
- Performs field checks of all"red-line" as-built plans to assure
completeness of the plans.
- Performs on-site field compliance inspection, quality assurance
and progress monitoring at various construction projects for
conformance to specifications and codes.
- Ensures that all maintenance and new construction is completed
in accordance with the contract, plans and specifications, approved
shop drawings, approved material lists, and permit requirements.
Communicates with and advises contractors of discrepancies and the
necessary actions to conform to the plans and specifications.
- Performs required materials testing.
- Performs basic to moderate surveying and necessary measurements
to check line, grade and dimensions of roadway and structural
elements and advises the contractor of any discrepancies.
- Communicates effectively and professionally with agency,
contractor and MBP personnel.
- Performs final inspection, prepares punchlists, and ensures all
items on the punchlist are completed or corrected by the
- Maintains project records including daily diaries documenting
work performed by construction contractors which includes detailed
locations of work, construction workforce, equipment, and materials
records, as well as project photos and inspection reports.
- Maintains project correspondence.
- Inspects grading projects, paving projects, demolitions
projects, special design bridge projects, signal projects, signing
projects, coating projects, utility projects, other special
projects as assigned.
- Researches the proper inspection and construction methods to be
prepared for inspection requirements.
- Reviews the performance of, and may assist in the oversight,
training and development of Inspector I, Inspector Trainee and
- Reviews and/or prepares daily reports for preparation of
entries to the project diary, as-built plans, materials books, and
- Prepares project construction reports and monthly project
estimates. Makes necessary correction and forwards them to the
- Monitors project budget and schedules.
- Provides customer services and good etiquette to the traveling
public, adjacent property owners, and other project
- High school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and
significant years of experience in engineering, architecture, or a
skilled craft in the construction industry; or an equivalent
combin--ation of training and experience.
- Must possess OSHA 10-hour or OSHA 30-hour certification or
obtain within 3 months of hire.
- Working knowledge of basic mathematics including algebraic,
geometric, and trigonometric computations based on field
- Proficient knowledge of multiple construction operations.
- Certification(s) from at least one or more of the following:
State DOT as appropriate, WACEL, ICC, NICET, CMAA, NACE, or
- Certifications preferred for horizontal construction: Soil,
Aggregate, Asphalt, Concrete, Nuclear Testing, Confined Space
Entry, Fall Protection, Traffic Control, and E& S Control as
appropriate for the DOT specific project working on.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to independently implement quality control
- Ability to understand and track project schedules.
- Ability to provide technical supervision, leadership and
training to other inspectors.
- Ability to identify potential problems and derive recommended
solutions from past experiences.
- Ability to utilize computers (including Microsoft Office
software) and other specialized equipment.
- Ability to read and interpret construction plans and contract
specifications for the type of work that the Construction Inspector
II is monitoring and inspecting.
- Skilled at applying mathematical formulas and engineering
principles to determine field adjustments.
- Ability to communicate inspection issues effectively and
responsibly (verbally and in writing) with internal and external
- Ability to obtain and maintain industry certifications specific
to duties assigned.
- Able to stand and sit as needed on project work sites, climb
ladders, work at heights, and work outdoors in a wide range of
- Ability to safely navigate construction work sites with uneven
- Ability to maintain a valid driver's license with a good
- Ability to travel and drive regularly.
- Experience with quality control inspection requirements for
bridge substructure and superstructure construction
- Understanding of bridge construction techniques and
- Pile supported foundations
- Structural steel and precast concrete girders
- Cast-in-place concrete bridge decks
- Verification that construction conforms to the design
- Fingerprint-based criminal history background check, DMV
driving record check, reference verification, and work history will
be required prior to employment. Valid driver's license and safety
MBP is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer.
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