Construction Inspector Tech I | Entry Level Trainee

Surveying And Mapping, LLC
Greensboro, NC 27401
United States

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Job Description
Who We Are

SAM Companies is recognized as the industry's technology leader in providing geospatial solutions and construction services on a national scale. Our staff encompasses 1,000+ individuals from diverse backgrounds who are deploying the latest industry technology and changing the way data is collected and delivered in our industry.

Your Impact at SAM

Works together with others inspecting construction methods and workmanship to ensure contractor constructs improvements in accordance with plans and specifications. Responsible to a more senior inspector and a licensed professional engineer who has full authority for final approval of all engineering-related work. Work requires contact with client, typically a governmental agency and private entities including construction contractors.
  • Under the review and direction of Project Manager, perform field inspection and oversight of construction activities
  • Maintains daily reports of inspection work along with detail records of project progress
  • Review Contract documents to verify compliance with governmental regulations and conformance with project 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
  • Perform day and nighttime traffic control inspection
  • Ability to coordinate with contractors' staff and effectively communicate with all parties
  • Performs standard mathematical calculations involving linear distances, areas, and volumes
  • Perform other tasks as assigned to help accomplish the Company's strategic goals


What You Bring to SAM

  • No industry experience required, but any experience in Construction Engineering & Inspection (CEI) for transportation projects or construction materials testing experience would be preferred
  • Direct field experience as a Contractor or materials-testing technician can substitute for Construction Inspection experience on a case-by-case basis, preferred not required
  • Highly motivated and works well with minimal supervision
  • Must have functional computer skills to include Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Must have the ability to complete advanced inspector certification courses


Our Perks

*** SIGNING BONUSES FOR ALL POSITIONS ***

  • Company paid premiums for medical, dental, vision, LTD and life insurance (HSA and FSA plans available)
  • Generous paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays and parental leave) - Accrual starts immediately
  • 401(k) program offers 100% employer match up to 4%
  • Employee Assistance Program - Your mental health is our priority
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • No glass ceiling! Truly a place to spread your wings (Ask about our Career Pathing!)
  • Trainings throughout the year - Specialized in-house trainings programs designed to assist you in advancing in your career
  • Office snacks, free food and fun-themed events for employees throughout the year
  • Passion for our Community - You have endless opportunities to volunteer alongside your peers with our Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Our Culture

Our entrepreneurial culture is a key factor in SAM being recognized as a Top Workplace for nine consecutive years, and we make it our mission to ensure every one of our employees learns how to build and manage a business, not just be the subject matter expert on the team. At SAM, our employee's development is instrumental to our success. Your learning will be supported by specialized in-house training programs and mentoring by the industry's leading experts, who just happen to be on our staff! We make SAM a GREAT place to work, but it all starts with YOU!

EEO

SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. SAM also participates in the federal E-Verify Program.
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