Transportation Construction Inspector Supervisor
Fort Washington, PA 
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Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, currently ranked #51 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT's Ft. Washington Construction Management Team is seeking a Transportation Construction Inspector Supervisor for primarily PennDOT, Municipal, DRPA and other highway & bridge projects throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania. The successful candidate will apply standard inspection procedures to ongoing activities during and after construction for structural quality, general safety and conformance to plans, specifications and codes.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Review and interpret plans, site layouts, specifications and construction methods to ensure compliance to legal requirements and safety regulations
  • Performs routine tests on concrete, soils and other materials
  • Measure dimensions and verify level, alignment, and elevation of structures, fixtures, grades and/or pavement to ensure compliance to plans and codes
  • Coordinate and supervise project inspection activities to ensure contractor compliance of plans, contract documents, specifications and standards
  • Assign, schedule and maintain subordinate inspection staff throughout all phases of the project
  • Work on behalf of the Client to draft project correspondence, facilitate project meetings, and resolve construction related field issues
  • Gathers and maintains record documents
  • Makes field notes and computations
  • Interact with the general public, government agencies, contractors, sub-contractors, and other internal and external parties to respond to inquiries

Nonessential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Perform other related duties as assigned
Required Skills
  • Client Requested certifications, including:
    • NICET Level 2 or higher in Transportation/Highway Construction
    • NECEPT-Bituminous and Concrete Field Technician
    • ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician
  • Strong Computer proficiency
  • Active driver's license
Required Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent (may be substituted for experience)
  • 4+ years of Construction Inspection Experience

Preferred Experience

  • Associates or bachelor's degree in Construction Management or Civil Engineering
  • Supervisory experience in construction management/inspection situations
  • Ability to act in an Owner's Agent/Responsible in Charge role
  • CDS NeXtGen and/or ECMS Wave 5 certification or experience

Working Conditions

Work is performed in the field. Ability to extensively perform bending, kneeling, standing, shoveling, and lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 25 lbs as needed. Work may be conducted outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions.

Job Competencies

  • Attention-to-detail
  • Job Proficiency
  • Dependability
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Building Relationships & Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Integrity & Ethics
  • Quality Service
  • Safety

If Managing Others, these competencies apply

  • Delegation
  • Managing Performance
  • Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving
  • Building Relationships and Teamwork
  • Client Focus
  • Communication
  • Job Proficiency
  • Quality Service
  • Safety

JMT is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity, and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Job Location
Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
4+ years
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