Construction Inspector in Bethlehem, PA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

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 currently seeking a Construction Inspector with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Working in the field as a quality assurance representative inspecting building construction work and performing construction materials testing
  • Monitoring one or more of the following for compliance with the drawings and specifications: reinforced concrete, masonry, soils and/or foundation construction
  • Performing the field testing of plastic concrete; grout, mortar, and block; and soils
  • Reading drawings and specifications, writing reports, and creating sketches
  • Communicating and coordinating with engineers, contractors, and clients
  • Checking materials and material documents to ensure they have been tested
  • Performing physical tests and analyzing sample materials on the job
  • Preparing daily inspector reports for preparation of entries into project diaries



Job Requirements

Required Attributes:

  • High School Diploma required (BS degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline can be helpful but is not required)

  • 0 to 3 years related work experience

  • 0 to 3 years management experience
  • Certifications Required:

    • ACI Grade 1 Concrete Field Testing Technician preferred but not required

    • Other related certifications, such as ICC, AWS, NICET, and NECEPT, are a plus but not required

  • Must also be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook


Preferred Attributes:

  • Willing to work in the field performing some physical work, such as the sampling and field testing of construction materials
  • Capable of working from a ladder or scaffold
  • Must be of high character, dependable, and responsible
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Must have dependable transportation and be able to work construction site hours, which can include overtime


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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