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Graduate Construction Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni Associates, established in 1966, is a multidiscipline engineering and design consulting firm that provides personalized services and solutions to meet the needs of our diverse clients. Pennoni provides services to local, state, and federal government clients, private, commercial, industrial, and construction clients as well as to other professional firms.

Job Description

Pennoni Associates is current seeking a Construction Inspector with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Inspecting all phases of construction on highway, bridge and maintenance construction projects
  • Planning, coordinating, inspecting and/or overseeing project inspection activities to ensure contractor compliance of plans, contract documents, specifications and standards.

  • Reviewing and maintaining pertinent project documentation and ensuring that all documentation accurately details construction progress, activities and materials.
  • Advising contractor superintendents or other representatives of necessary action to ensure conformance of plans, specifications, and the contract

  • Preparing, reviewing, and submitting daily inspection reports and necessary project documentation regarding materials, project payments, account work, and contract compliance.

  • Attending pre-bid, pre-construction and progress meetings throughout the course of the project.

  • Interacting with the project owners, general public, government agencies, contractors, sub-contractors, and other internal and external parties to respond to inquiries and resolve field issues.
  • Frequently checking lines, grades, and dimensions of roadways and structures with a measuring device (wheel, cloth tape, 25 ft tape, 6ft rule), engineer’s level and other survey equipment and advising contractor of any discrepancies

  • Ensuring highway work zones and traffic control set ups are in accordance with current standards

  • Recording project material showing quantities received, used and tested

  • Checking materials and material documents to ensure they have been properly tested and documented

  • Performing physical tests and analyzing sample materials on project(s)

  • Assisting to meet project deadlines by working assigned work schedule(s) to effectively provide inspection coverage of contractor and subcontractor work. This may include a normal work schedule, and/or alternate work schedule, such as nights, weekends, and overtime.

Why Work With Us?

Pennoni Associates Inc., an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. According to the results of the surveys, Pennoni has built a great workplace where its employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do. Our excellent work relationships are strengthened because of our unique ability to anticipate and exceed expectations of our clients by using multi-disciplined engineering, ensuring the continued success of their projects and our firm.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Civil Engineering (or related field of study).

  • Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Must be able to work with others in a group atmosphere.

Preferred Attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

  • Ability to properly document materials

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


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