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4/22/2017
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Summer 2017 Construction Inspector - Kansas City Job
TranSystems | Kansas City, Missouri
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Job Description

Req ID: 13461

 

 

Summary

Inspects and oversees construction work to ensure that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications by performing the following duties. Performs quality control inspection activities.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of inspection experience (including internship) and up to 15 years experience.
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in construction related field
  • Experience with Revit, Civil 3D, and Microsoft Project

 

General Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

1. Measures distances to verify accuracy of dimensions of structural installations and layouts.

2. Verifies levels, alignment, and elevation of installations.

3. Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials used conform to specifications.

4. Prepares samples of unapproved materials for laboratory testing.

5. Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standard and approves installation.

6. Interprets blueprints and specifications for Contractor and discusses deviations from specified construction procedures to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction.

7. Records quantities of materials received or used during specified periods.

8. Maintains daily log of construction and inspection activities and compares progress reports.

9. Capable of handling small to medium projects of moderate complexity.

10. Has capability to monitor several types of work activity, however not simultaneously.

11. Maintain construction safety practices and work methods for compliance

12. Begins to work independently, but requires supervision

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Travel to work locations may involve out-of –state travel with short or long term assignments.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, use hand and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and telephone keyboard, reach with hands and arms, and drive a car. The employee is required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 80-90 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to adjust focus. The employee must be able to work in a variety of climates (hot, cold) and inclement weather.

Travel requirements:  Up to 20%

TranSystems Corporation - Transportation Infrastructure and Facilities - that's our focus. From infrastructure and facility design to computer simulation and economic impact analysis to finding alternative financing solutions for transportation projects - we do it. Our transportation specialists, located in offices across the nation, are unparalleled in the knowledge of the movement of freight and people, and unmatched in technical and managerial services. We provide full-scale professional services to both public and private sector transportation clients. Plans, designs and directs components of freight railroad; passenger rail and transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers; manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and automotive; energy and communication; and federal government projects.

TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).

About TranSystems

TranSystems is focused exclusively on the vital transportation component of the economy. Our passion is to bring solutions directly to each client in each of the market sectors. Our technical depth within each sector is matched by our consulting expertise delivered across all sectors: » Architecture, Engineering and Planning » Management and Supply Chain Consulting » Real Estate Consulting » Security TranSystems' Favorite Charity Roars into Town. Racing for Kids Drives its Message Home. MORE

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