• Jacobs
  • $66,660.00 -95,580.00/year*
  • Jamaica Plain , MA
  • Construction
  • Full-Time
  • 7 Greenough Ave

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs. We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies., At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Construction Inspector (Buildings/General) - (BIA00061W)
Description
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
Position Summary
Reporting to the Construction Manager, the Quality Manager is responsible for full-time, site-based surveillance and focused inspection of CIVIL, STRUCTURAL and ARCHITECTURAL work on one or more significant projects. This individual monitors and documents construction work in progress, verifies conformance with construction drawings and specifications, and provides general coordination with various project stakeholders at the field level.
Primary Responsibilities
* Monitor and document construction activity, equipment and manpower.
* Interpret construction documents, codes and technical submissions to verify conformance with contract and regulatory requirements.
* Verify conformance of materials and equipment with approved shop drawings/submittals.
* Coordinate construction interfaces with security and building operations daily.
* Assist the CM in the documentation and resolution of field issues.
* Maintain awareness of clarifications and changes affecting work in progress
* Coordinate and oversee specialized testing and inspections.
* Prepare daily construction reports and maintain accurate records of tests and inspections.
* Monitor work performance and document variations from established schedules.
* Assist in the evaluation of change order proposals.
* Evaluate contractor payment requisitions.
* Monitor contractor work practices for conformance with site safety requirements.
Qualifications
Qualifications
* Ten (10) years building construction experience with emphasis on Quality Assurance/Quality Control with oversight responsibility for BUILDINGS CIVIL, STRUCTURAL and ARCHITECTURAL
* Supervisory and/or journeyman experience in the construction trades will be considered
* Experience with historic structures and exterior restoration projects is desirable.
* Experience monitoring scaffold installations and enforcing safety best practices
* Ability to communicate effectively with clients, building personnel, contractors and consultants.
* Basic computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Essential Functions:
Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Note to Virginia Job Seekers: Jacobs ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact the Human Resources Director at our Arlington, VA office at 571-###-####. Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact Jacobs by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD.
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Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location
: United States-District Of Columbia-Washington
Job Posting
: Jun 19, 2019, 1:52:02 AM

* Ten (10) years building construction experience with emphasis on Quality Assurance/Quality Control with oversight responsibility for BUILDINGS CIVIL, STRUCTURAL and ARCHITECTURAL * Supervisory and/or journeyman experience in the construction trades will be considered * Experience with historic structures and exterior restoration projects is desirable. * Experience monitoring scaffold installations and enforcing safety best practices * Ability to communicate effectively with clients, building personnel, contractors and consultants. * Basic computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.


Associated topics: construction, examiner, inspector, inspector surveyor, land, problem, rodman, safety, survey, surveyor

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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