Amec Foster Wheeler’s Dallas team is growing and we have opportunities for Construction Inspectors to perform construction inspections and materials testing for commercial, industrial, education, healthcare and transportation projects. We have opportunities for experienced inspectors with ICC, ACI, PCI, CWI, TxDOT and other certifications. We also have opportunities for motivated individuals without construction inspection or testing experience looking to start a career.
Key Responsibilities •Under general supervision, perform field inspections, observations and/or testing of construction activities to ensure compliance with project plans, approved shop/working drawings, project documents and specifications in accordance with established procedures •Read and interpret construction documents including, but not limited to, drawings, specifications, standards, codes and shopping drawings •Prepare and submit accurate, legible, comprehensive and complete inspection reports and/or testing records on a daily basis in accordance with established quality procedures •Perform analysis of data to verify accuracy before communication and submittal to the Supervisor •Document, track and communicate of construction non-conformance •Under general supervision and direction, interact with clients and other site personnel provide input on appropriate resolution of issues and findings •Coordinate pre-dispatch activities with Project, Department, and/or Office Managers •Assist more senior inspectors on large, complex projects •Perform field testing and sampling of construction materials and completed work using standard methods established by AASHTO, ASTM, TxDOT or other agency with appropriate, properly calibrated testing equipment •Maintains assigned equipment and related calibration •Follows safety rules and practices and other safety requirements for all projects; Performs pre-task planning prior to executing work; Report any safety issues or concerns to management
Skills / Qualifications Required •High School Diploma or equivalent required. •Minimum 5 years of construction inspection experience or the equivalent in training and related experience •ACI Concrete Field Testing Grade I certification •At least one of following certification: ?NICET Level II or higher certification in Construction Materials Testing (Asphalt, Concrete and/or Soils) ?ICC Residential Building Inspector certification ?ICC Commercial Building Inspector certification ?One or more ICC Special Inspector certification on Reinforced Concrete, Structural Masonry, Sprayed Fireproofing, and/or Pre-stressed/post-tensioned Concrete ?TxDOT SB102, Level 1A and/or Level B certification •Valid Driver’s License required •Reliability - must be able to arrive at designated project sites prior to scheduled times •Ability to prepare reports and documentation •Strong written and verbal communication skills •Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required •Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Preferred, but not Required •Associate degree in civil engineering technology or construction engineering technology •Basic knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Outlook •Certified in Radiation safety and Nuclear Density Gauge operation •It is preferred that experienced inspectors at this Level have and maintain one or more following certifications: ?ICC certification in Structural Steel - Bolting and/or Structural Steel - Welding. ?American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Associate Welding Inspector (CAWI) and/or Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) ?American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) Level II certification in more than one of the following areas: Visual Testing (VT), Magnetic Particle Testing (MT), Dye Penetrant Testing (PT), Radiographic Testing (RT), Ultrasonic Testing (UT) ?PCI Level I or Level II
Physical Demands •Physical examination required to obtain medical clearance to work •Ability to lift up to 30 pounds •Clean driving record and capable of being insured for driving company vehicles •Able to work in variable outside conditions, including extreme heat or cold
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.