Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson Facilities Construction Inspector in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Facilities Construction Inspector

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Job Description

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,500 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT is currently ranked #64 on Engineering News-Record’s list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking full-time Construction Inspectors for facility type construction project assignments located in the eastern portion of Pennsylvania; in the region of Scranton/ Wilkes Barre. Projects will be a mix of civil and building construction and may be concurrent projects requiring travel within one or more of the three geographic regions. The Facilities Construction Inspector will work in the field inspecting construction work for compliance with contract documents. Ability to read and interpret contract documents, schematics, prepare reports and to deal effectively with contractors required. The Facilities Construction Inspector will document the activities of the contractor(s), provide project oversight for the client and report to a Project Manager.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Review and interpret plans, site layouts, specifications and construction methods to ensure compliance to legal requirements and safety regulations.

  • Performs routine tests on soils and materials

  • Measure dimensions and verify level, alignment, and elevation of structures, fixtures and/or pavement to ensure compliance to plans and codes.

  • Gathers and maintains record documents

  • Makes field notes and computations

Nonessential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Required Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Active driver’s license

  • A minimum of 5 years construction inspection experience is required.

  • Experience working on PennDOT projects, knowledge of the Uniform Construction Code (UCC), specialty building inspection certification experience preferred (mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection systems and general building)

Working Conditions

Work is performed in the field. Ability to extensively perform bending, kneeling, standing, shoveling, and lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 25 lbs as needed. Work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions.

Job Competencies

  • Attention-to-detail

  • Coordination of Work

  • Dependability

Organizational Competencies

  • Building Relationships & Teamwork

  • Integrity & Ethics

  • Quality Service

  • Safety

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Job Location

Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States

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