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TRANSYSTEMS CORPORATION Construction Inspector - 2432 in St. Louis, Missouri

We are excited to share once again TranSystems has been recognized as a top 100 design firm by Engineering News-Record in 2023. For more than 50 years, TranSystems has committed to a mission of performing engineering and architectural planning, design, and construction solution services in a manner that is both safe and in compliance with all applicable regulatory and client requirements. At TranSystems, we have established and continue to nurture a culture that is committed to providing quality services for our clients. Were looking for top talent to grow with our firm.

Responsibilities

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Inspects and oversees construction work to ensure that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications by performing the following duties. Performs quality control inspection activities.

General Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Measures distances to verify accuracy of dimensions of structural installations and layouts.
  • Verifies levels, alignment, and elevation of installations.
  • Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials used conform to specifications.
  • Prepares samples of unapproved materials for laboratory testing.
  • Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standard and approves installation.
  • Interprets blueprints and specifications for Contractor and discusses deviations from specified construction procedures to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction.
  • Records quantities of materials received or used during specified periods.
  • Maintains daily log of construction and inspection activities and compares progress reports.
  • Capable of handling small to medium projects of moderate complexity.
  • Has capability to monitor several types of work activity, however not simultaneously.
  • Maintain construction safety practices and work methods for compliance
  • Begins to work independently, but requires supervision

Qualifications

What you bring to our firm:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • At least 2 years of inspection experience with some technical training or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports, and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of clients or employees of organization.
  • Actively engages multiple perspectives when solving problems, seeks to learn from peers, and encourages reciprocal learning among team members.
  • Actively advocates for full inclusion in the workplace, fostering an environment that welcomes diversity and values equity for all employees, partners, clients, and the communities that TranSystems serves.

What wed prefer for you to bring to our firm:

  • At least 7 years of inspection experience with some technical training or equivalent experience.
  • ACI Field and/or Strength, Troxler or similar state DOT certification are recommended, but not required.

Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
  • Travel to work locations may involve out-of state travel with short or long term assignments.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative o those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, use hand and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and telephone keyboard, reach with hands and arms, and drive a car. The employee is required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 80-90 pounds. Sp