Senior Bridge Inspector
Senior Bridge Inspector
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 clientâ€™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.
Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our established practice and we have a need for a new Senior Bridge Inspector to join our Construction Engineering and Inspection team in Macon, GA.
This is advanced level technical work supporting project managers and project engineers in functional areas of bridge structure and roadway maintenance inspection; materials sampling, inspection and testing. Work usually involves a fairly wide range of decision making and use of judgment, and would normally include providing work direction to others.
Employees may function as lead project inspectors conducting independent complex inspections themselves, and supervising lower level inspectors performing routine to moderately complex inspections of bridge and roadway and materials to assure compliance with the construction contract. Employees may perform contract administrative duties such as field measurements of pay items. Daily logs in SiteManager software as well as other client required documentation. Work may include other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Excellent opportunity to join our Transportation Group in Atlanta, GA.
Civil Engineering Degree or from a four-year college with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology and three (3) years of progressive transportation technician experience; graduation from a two-year technical college with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology and six (6) years of progressive transportation technician experience; or graduation from high school and eight (8) years of progressive transportation technician experience as an employee or consultant for a State Highway Agency; or an equivalent combination of training and directly related experience.
Valid Georgia Driverâ€™s License is required.
Thorough knowledge of materials, methods and equipment used in bridge highway construction. Considerable knowledge of mathematical functions, including algebra, geometry, and trigonometry related to highway/transportation engineering is required.
Must be efficient in the use of office equipment such as calculators and computers is required.
Ability to read, interpret and explain such things as construction plans, contract provisions, specifications, and inspection procedures is required.
Good communicative ability; and supervisory ability to coordinate the activities of lower level employees and instruct them in proper work methods is required.
Candidates must be mobile and able to travel.
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