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Construction Inspector I

Company: Raba Kistner
Location: Midvale
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Job Details
Job Location: RKI/Utah - Midvale, UT
Position Type: Full Time
Education Level: High School
Salary Range: Undisclosed
Travel Percentage: Negligible
Under immediate supervision, inspects construction activities to ensure compliance with project plans, approved shop/working drawings, project documents and specifications in accordance with established procedures; reporting observations orally and in writing to direct report.
Employee shall have the following minimum duties and responsibilities:
Inspect construction activities in accordance with established quality procedures and evaluate compliance with project plans, specifications, shop drawings and other project related documents.
Prepare and submit accurate, legible, comprehensive and complete testing and/or inspection reports on a daily basis in accordance with established quality procedures.
Review plans, specifications, general notes and shop/working drawings for assigned activities prior to performing assigned duties.
Train to perform field tests on materials and completed work using standard methods established by AASHTO, ASTM or other agency with appropriate, properly calibrated testing equipment.
Solve mathematical problems requiring simple addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division and raising numbers to exponential powers. Round to the correct number of significant figures, calculate percentages, read graphs, and use simple geometric definitions and formulas.
The safe utilization, storage and maintenance of all documents and tools.
Contact assigned direct report for priorities and deadlines for assigned tasks.
Update of Direct Report on progress and delays on every task or assignment.
Safe usage and maintenance of individually assigned company vehicle and field equipment including use within company policy.
Carry out assigned duties in accordance with established procedures.
Meet directed priorities and deadlines.
Maintenance of certifications at the time of employment or obtained during employment.
Collection, preparation and transmittal of samples to laboratories.
Frequently lift and/or carry 60 pounds and move up to 100 pounds.
Potential exposure to movement of heavy equipment on construction or roadway sites; potential exposure to hazardous dangerous chemicals and solvents, noise, dust, fumes, grease and oils, radiant and electrical energy, and vibration; all of which would require employee to follow proper safety procedures and utilize appropriate protective equipment.
Position may require protracted or irregular hours. Flexibility to work irregular hours is necessary due to client needs. Work responsibilities require out of town/overnight travel to Raba Kistner offices, client offices and project locations.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Employees shall possess the following minimum qualifications:
High school diploma or GED certification.
Shall possess a valid drivers license within the applicable jurisdiction and meet firms auto insurability requirements.
The following certifications and training are preferred:
Completion of Troxler Manufacturing or equal radiation safety course to use nuclear gauges.
Completion of State specific Technician Training and Certification Program (TTCP) for applicable testing/sampling procedures, or ability to complete within 6 months of employment.
ACI Field Testing Technician Level 1
Successful applicants without the above certifications or training may be required to pursue successful attainment of the certifications. Related experience may be substituted with the approval of the client.
Some knowledge of:
Basic Mathematics.
Highway construction plans, construction inspection procedures, and specifications.
Materials testing procedures.
Personal computers and the use of applicable software.
The State specific Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices or National Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices approved by the Federal Highway Administrator as the National Standard.
Ability to:
Communicate effectively orally and in writing to communicate problems, status of work, daily reports, etc.
Work under exposure to inclement weather conditions.
Read and understand plans, specifications, instructions, labels, reports, etc.
Travel to project sites and maneuver over rough and uneven terrain.
Prepare and maintain records, files, and reports.
Maintain effective working relationships with internal and external personnel.
Use hand tools such as sledgehammers, shovels and picks.
Follow verbal and written instructions.
Wear personal protective equipment.
Present a professional appearance to best represent the firm.
Must pass a drug test prior to employment and will be subject to post-accident, random, and reasonable cause testing during employment.
Comply with all attendance requirements as noted in most current edition of the Employee Handbook.
This position description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. Key responsibilities and essential functions are intended to describe those functions that are essential to the performance of this position.
This position description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. Employees holding this position will be required to perform any other position-related duties as requested by management. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.
An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/VeteransPDN-967b3ac3-55c6-47d7-a297-7ce947c7813a

Keywords: Raba Kistner, Salt Lake City , Construction Inspector I, Professions , Midvale, Utah

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