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Transit Field Inspector (Mechanical or Electrical)

  • Job reference: NA-002276
  • Sector: Construction, Mass Transit, Urban Development
  • Location: Atlanta
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business 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.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 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 Transit Field Inspector (Mechanical or Electrical).


Under direction, provides direction in all conventional and unconventional aspects of construction engineering to manage project construction observation and documentation activities, monitoring contractors' substantial compliance with contract, plans, specifications and special provisions and determining project quality, cost, and adherence to established completion schedule. NOTE: Incumbents do not supervise any contractor's activities and are not responsible for job site safety.


Performs field inspection work with transit related Mechanical (HVAC and Building Automation System) inspection knowledge and/or Electrical related (110 volts – High Voltage and Low Voltage) inspection knowledge. Must be able to properly inspect to verify that installations are performed in compliance with contract plans and specifications.


Bachelor's degree in construction management, civil engineering, or related field and seven years related experience including personnel supervision. Engineering design experience desirable. With Associate's degree, fifteen years ofrelated experience. Without a degree, seventeen years related experience is required.


Must have electrical and/or mechanical field inspection experience. Project experience preferred with the some of the following specialty projects; Energy Savings Performance Contracts; Public Address System Upgrades; Rail Station Electronic Signage Upgrade; Cellular Wireless for patron Services; Fueling Facilities; UPS systems; TunnelVentilation Renewal and Rehabilitation.


P.E. or CCM desired; construction inspection certifications also preferred.


Experience with HVAC and Building Automation System / DDC inspection knowledge preferred. Experience with Electrical 110 volts - High Voltage and Low Voltage inspection knowledge preferred.

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 here:

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