Senior Construction Inspector

Surveying And Mapping, LLC
San Antonio, TX 78202
United States


Job Description

Founded in 1994, SAM, LLC has become one of the largest geospatial services companies in North America and is an undisputed leader in providing geospatial solutions to a wide variety of industries. SAM is a technology leader that offers professional land surveying services, digital aerial mapping, terrestrial, mobile, and airborne LiDAR, hydrographic surveying, subsurface utility engineering (SUE), utility coordination, geographic information systems (GIS), and construction phase services. As part of the SAM Family of Companies, SAM's partner companies include SAM-Construction Services, LLC (SAM-CS) and SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. SAM is a Top Workplace that offers excellent benefits, professional development, and growth opportunities for employees across a wide range of positions.

Duties & Responsibilities

Under the review and direction of Project Manager, perform field inspection and oversight of construction activities.
  • Able to effectively manage a staff of junior inspectors on one, or, multiple projects
  • Monitor the contractor's on site construction activities and inspecting materials entering into the work to ensure compliance with plans and specifications
  • Review Contract documents to verify compliance with governmental regulations and conformance with project requirements
  • Maintain daily reports of inspection work along with detailed records of project progress
  • Monitor and inspect contractor's work zone traffic control plan, as well as, reviewing modifications to the plan
  • Must possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to read and interpret plans, specifications and applicable standards
  • Perform sampling and testing of component materials and completed work in accordance with the contract requirements
  • Assist with coordinating materials sampling and testing and verifying sufficient testing has been performed
  • Verify accuracy of payment requests and invoicing for completed work
  • Experienced with TxDOT construction inspection and procedures
  • Ability to coordinate with contractors' staff and effectively communicate with all parties
  • Performs standard and advanced mathematical calculations
  • Able and willing to work day or night shifts and/or flexible schedules as required to support the project requirements
  • Able to work outside the San Antonio area to support other projects
  • Able to lift 50lbs

Required Experience - Education and Skills

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 15 Years + of experience in roadway and bridge construction/inspection
  • TXDOT/Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI) experience
  • Fluent in TXDOT's Site Manager Program
  • Thorough knowledge of TxDOT construction specifications and standards
  • Understands testing requirements associated with the items of work
  • ACI, Grade 1, certified or able to obtain within six (6) months of employment
  • Level 1 B Certified
  • Pile Driving Inspection
  • Drilled Shaft Inspection (required for inspection of all drilled shafts including miscellaneous structures such as sign structures, lighting structures, and traffic signal structures)

A strong mission, vision and values culture is what drives SAM Companies' success. Our Core Values: Integrity & Ethics, People, Excellence in Service, Safety and Community defines who we are. We are looking for talented people who embody these values to join our organization.

We offer a best in class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance. SAM provides a VERY generous 401 (k) plan, 401 (k) profit sharing AND performance-based bonuses. Come join our team of professionals that are leading the way for the construction industry!

SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAM and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an e-mail to SAM, LLC is not seeking nor intends to consider neither unsolicited resumes nor other information on job candidates from third parties, such as recruiters, placement agencies, etc. If, despite this notification, a third party decides to submit a candidate's resume or other information to SAM and SAM chooses to hire such a candidate, SAM has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate. Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM) participates in the federal E-Verify Program.