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Sr Roadway Field Inspector

  • Job reference: NA-001140
  • Sector: Construction
  • Location: Atlanta
Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Atlanta, Georgia Office as a Sr. Roadway Field Inspector


MAJOR FUNCTION/DUTIES
  • Under general supervision, researches and interprets contract requirements to determine whether construction work is proceeding in substantial compliance with plans, contracts, specifications and special provisions. 
  • Incumbents do not supervise any contractors' activities and are not responsible for job site safety.



JOB DUTIES
  • Observes underground installations, and determines whether construction work is being performed in substantial compliance with contract plans and specifications.
  • Tests soil density, concrete, asphalt and other construction materials.
  • Verifies form construction rebar placement, concrete mixture, pile driving blow counts, drainage structure placement, subgrade and base construction.
  • Writes diary inspection reports, weather reports, and documents test results and observations.
  • Assists in all types of record keeping and field measurements, as needed.
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary. 

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
  • High school diploma (or equivalent) plus ten years related experience OR an Associates Degree in a related technical field plus eight years related experience is required.

SPECIAL SKILLS

  • Good oral communications skills and ability to organize information. Math computation skills and understanding of contract plans and specifications.

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS
  • No Professional Registrations required. May be required to obtain certification in nuclear density, aggregate, concrete and asphalt testing or other applicable areas. 

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.

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