Construction Inspector

Central Indiana

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Align is seeking a proactive Construction Inspector in Central Indiana to join our growing team. Our construction inspectors work on a wide variety of projects in the transportation (road/bridge), utility, water resources, and land development industries.

Primary Role: The Construction Inspector is responsible for daily inspection efforts on complex and diverse projects including roadways, bridges, utilities, grading, concrete construction, and drainage projects. Duties include inspection of work quality, materials, and workmanship. The Construction Inspector ensures plans are approved according to specifications and contract documents. This individual must be organized to maintain records and prepare of project inspection reports. This individual will also communicate their findings and the status of projects to contractors.

Regular Responsibilities: Communicate and coordinate with contractors’ staff daily. Perform field testing of concrete, soils, aggregates, asphalt, and/or other construction materials. Maintain daily logs of test results and inspections and write daily reports. Recognize basic construction or engineering problems. Read and interpret complex plans, specifications, and shop drawings. Be willing to work a shift schedule and/or flexible schedule as required to support the workload, as well as in inclement weather. Apply standard testing techniques and procedures for the verification of material, including field testing of concrete, soils, aggregates, asphalt, and other construction materials. Must physically be able to lift 25lbs. Performs standard mathematical calculations, including trigonometry. Operate a pickup truck or similar utility vehicle.

Requirements

  • A minimum of 2 years construction related experience as a construction inspector preferred

  • A degree in construction, engineering or related field is a plus

  • Valid driver’s License required

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Experience working on Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) projects preferred

  • Hold (or able to timely obtain) all six INDOT Certified Technician Program certifications

  1. Bridge Construction and Deck Repair

  2. Construction Earthworks

  3. Concrete Paving

  4. Construction Procedures 1

  5. Hot Mix Asphalt

  6. Construction Procedures 2

About the Company

Align has been providing civil engineering, land surveying, and construction inspection services in Indiana since 1958. We support a diverse client base including INDOT, municipalities, airports, land developers, and water resource companies. Align maintains a full staff of professionally licensed and certified engineers, land surveyors, and construction personnel. We offer an excellent benefits package including retirement savings, paid time off, health insurance, disability, and life insurance. Our growing firm would welcome your consideration and we look forward to meeting with you!