Gannett Fleming, Inc. Construction Engineering Inspector in Columbia, South Carolina
At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.
What You Will Do
Gannett Fleming is actively recruiting highly motivated Construction Engineering Inspectors for positions anywhere in the South Carolina area. As an engineering inspector, you will experience exceptional training and career development opportunities, allowing you to understand dynamics unique to being in the field as part of the construction management function. At the same time, working under the direct charge of experienced field engineers on challenging construction projects.
Aspire to be a key player on some interesting regional projects, with opportunities to collaborate across multiple disciplines nationally. Responsibilities will include
Tasks related to field inspections, performing design calculations, verifying the accuracy of dimensions and project data, and examining workmanship for conformity to standards
Work under supervision of a field engineer, project manager or senior-level team member
Associates Degree preferred
SCDOT Certification preferred
Proficient in use of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Ability to establish and maintain positive lines of communication between other technicians, engineers, contractors, and the public. Capable of effectively communicate in a clear, concise, organized, and persuasive manner.
Must be able to work nights and weekends as required, to any assigned project within the Division.
Must apply safety philosophy and program to all operations.
Ability to work safely in an outside environment with exposure to hazards on construction sites including heights, highway traffic, and traversing rough terrain in evaluating highway construction.
Works productively in a team environment as well as work independently
Flexible – can adapt to shifting priorities
Can take direction from others and in turn can provide guidance to others
Valid SC Driver's License required.
Must be able to perform moderate physical activity including but not limited to walking, climbing, balancing, kneeling, and standing.
Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.
Requires close visual acuity to review and interpret plan details.
Must be able to survey and inspect construction sites in rough terrain and variable temperatures
Life at Gannett Fleming
For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.
Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.
Location: Columbia, SC
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-time
Internal Requisition ID: 2018-5025
External Company Name: Gannett Fleming, Inc.
External Company URL: www.gannettfleming.com