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Highway/Bridge Construction Inspector

  • Job reference: NA-001782
  • Sector: Construction, Infrastructure, Transportation
  • Location: Denver
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

Public and private clients face myriad challenges – aging infrastructure, smart growth, lack of funding and limited staff. As a leader in sustainable design and construction, we take an integrated, innovative approach to help tackle those challenges.

We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.

If you've set your heart on working for a company who values passion, doing the right thing, putting clients first and working collaboratively to provide excellence in all they do, then you've come to the right place.

The Atkins Construction Management Group is seeking a highly motivated, detail oriented, self-starter to join our Denver, CO office as a Highway/Bridge Construction Inspector. The project for this position will be based in Grand Junction, Colorado.

MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE
Under supervision, observes the work of contractors involved in the construction of projects.
NOTE: Incumbents do not supervise any contractor activities and are not responsible for job site safety.

JOB DUTIES
  • Performs non-manual field work in support of company's construction management operations. 
  • Applies conventional field observation practices in diversified construction projects with relatively few highly complex features.
  • Researches and interprets contract requirements to determine whether construction work is performed in substantial compliance with plans, specifications and special provisions. Advises internal project manager and/or owner of any failures or delays.


EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, or related field and two years related experience. With Associate's degree, ten years of related experience. Without a degree, twelve years related experience is required.
SPECIAL SKILLS
  • Good math, communications, computers and organizational skills. 
  • Experience on Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) projects or projects in accordance with CDOT specifications desired.
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS
  • CDOT construction certifications desired.
  • Certification as a certified welding inspector a plus

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement by clicking the following link:
http://careers.atkinsglobal.com/File.ashx?path=Root/Documents/north-america-welcome-new-employee/Equal_Opp_Stmt.pdf

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