Construction Inspector in Washington, DC at Pennoni

Date Posted: 3/22/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.


Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates is current seeking a Construction Inspector with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Working in the field at construction sites for highway transportation/ public works projects
    • Locations can include: Howard, Montgomery, Prince Georges, Washington DC and Northern Virginia 
  • Reviewing drawings and specifications and performing mathematical calculations based on field measurements 
  • Testing materials such as soils, concrete, and asphalt as determined by project need
  • Coordinating with contractors, engineers, owners, our project team, and the public
  • Preparing clear and concise daily field reports including photographs and sketches when necessary
  • Must be willing to:
    • Obtain certifications as required by assignment
    • Work outdoors in differing weather conditions
    • Work near heavy equipment and construction operations, and within highway work zones
    • Work overtime/nights/weekends/ as project requirements dictate


Job Requirements

Required Attributes:

  • Education: Associates in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related field.
  • Years of Experience: Salary based on relevant experience in field.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite


  • Certifications Required:
    • OSHA 10 Hour
    • MDE Responsible Personnel Card
    • ACI Concrete Field Testing Certification
    • NICET
    • MARTCP Soils & Aggregate Pavement Markings, HMA
    • ATSSA Flagger Certification - MTBMA/SHA Temporary Traffic Control Manager - MTBMA/SHA Erosion and Sediment Control Yellow Card
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 


Preferred Attributes:

  • Previous DOT construction experience
  • Previous supervisory experience 
  • Previous New/Remedial Bridge Construction Management/Inspection Experience 


Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

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