Lead Inspector - Transportation Construction

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Not Applicable/None
Job Description:

Lead Inspector - Henderson, Kentucky

Parsons is one of the world's largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations - from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning. Parsons has the people and power to move the world.

Opportunity :

Under general supervision, performs well-defined and sometimes difficult inspection tasks, including monitoring quality control procedures. Inspects various facets of work on the construction site and performs continuous surveillance of assigned construction activities to ensure compliance with all applicable codes, standards, and specifications. Documents nonconformance and may participate in discussions to determine appropriate resolution. Inspection activities are usually concentrated in one of the following areas: soils, concrete, grading, drainage, bridge structures, roadway paving, guardrail, striping, landscaping. Willingness to travel and/or to relocate to field sites is expected.

Responsibilties :

Conducts and/or participates in tests to determine if work has been done in accordance with contract specifications and may include any of the following:

* Performs civil and structural tests, such as soil compaction, moisture content, aggregation, graduation, concrete slump, air entrainment, making concrete test cylinders and beams, checks of lines and grades survey layout, bolt torques, and concrete coring.
* Performs inspection of underground piping installation to ensure tightness, bedding, and grade.
* Inspects and monitors piling installation to ensure location and bearing.

* Inspects and monitors forming, rebar installation, and pouring of structural concrete.
* Provides general inspection on all construction labor and subcontracted tasks to ensure professional workmanship.

May participate in the development of job safety practices and in the preparation of safety reports.

May participate in the development of quality control reports and procedures.

Requirements :

Senior level must have ten (10) years of engineering-related experience. Technical or vocational training may substitute for required experience on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of four years. Or Senior level must be a graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree in engineering technology, construction management, engineering science, engineering mechanics, geology, earth science, industrial technology, industrial drafting, design technology or construction technology and four (4) years of engineering-related experience.

Certifications listed below shall be held and maintained by the Lead inspector throughout the duration of the assignment :

o ACI Level I Certification

o Aggregate Sampling Technician

o Grade & Drain Level I Technician

o Asphalt Field Technician

o Structural Inspection Level I

o KEPSC-RI qualification

o Work Zone Traffic Control Technician

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.

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