Construction Inspector

ATCS, P.L.C. - Herndon, VA

Job Description:
ATCS ranks 7th on the Largest Engineering Firms list published in the Washington Business Journal. This is a testament of our employees’ hard work and dedication in supporting our clients. Are you ready for a new career choice? One where you feel empowered with collaborative peers as determined as you are to solve the toughest problems? Where the leadership will support and mentor you while getting industry-leading training and development to help build your skills? If yes, then we are interested in meeting you!

Key Role Requirements:
The Construction Inspector will monitor and inspect roadway, structure and bridge, and maintenance construction projects of routine to moderate complexity; ensure contractor compliance through review, interpretation and enforcement of plans and contract documents, monitoring and inspecting field work efficiently and in a timely manner; and preparation of thorough, accurate project documentation. The Inspector will compute daily pay quantities and prepare field adjustment estimates, inform project management of issues that arise in the field and assist in resolution as directed and contribute feedback to Project Inspector for evaluations for all prime contractors and agreed-upon subcontractors. Additionally, this person will conduct materials tests to assure all materials meet requirements set forth in the Materials Manual of Instructions, ensure work zones and other safety requirements and environmental permit requirements are met, and ensure that utility work is documented accurately through daily reports.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience in construction, civil engineering, project management, or materials inspection

Knowledgeable in VDOT Road & Bridges specifications and standards

OSHA safety requirements on road and bridge construction sites

Knowledge of mathematics to include algebra, geometry and trigonometry

Skill in the use of field engineering and testing equipment, inspection methods and materials

Possession of or ability to obtain required certifications within 12 months of employment and maintain

Work Zone Traffic Control

Asphalt Concrete Field

ACI Hydraulic Cement Concrete Field

Soils and Aggregate Compaction

Nuclear Safety and Transportation

Pavement Marking and Guardrail Installation

Storm Water Inspection

DEQ Erosion and Sediment Control Inspection

OSHA Safety training courses


Valid Drivers’ License

Additional Qualifications:
Experience in roadway, structure and bridge, and maintenance construction inspection with a DOT or consultant inspection firm

Knowledge of roadway, structure and bridge, and maintenance construction methods, materials, standards and terminology

Knowledge of state and federal safety, environmental, and equal employment opportunity guidelines and regulations as they relate to transportation construction projects

Proficient in Site Manager or other project management software