Construction Inspector (full-time permanent position) Location: London, Ontario
GM BluePlan Engineering is a dynamic consulting firm providing full life cycle expertise and services in land development, municipal infrastructure, asset management, design, and construction projects. Our teams of professionals throughout Ontario have a strong legacy of providing sound technical advice, insight, and innovative solutions to our private and public sector clients.
Job Description: Our ideal candidate is someone that is professional, knowledgeable, intuitive, creative, diligent, organized, accountable, and is committed to mastering their role. Add your talents and passion for engineering to our team and develop your career alongside the continued growth and success of GM BluePlan Engineering.
What you will do:
On-site construction inspection of long duration and short duration projects ranging from linear infrastructure, water / wastewater facilities, land development, bridges and culverts and road reconstruction.
Review of contract documents and specifications.
Review of shop drawings, progress payment certificates, change order requests.
Attendance at construction site meetings, including preparation of meeting minutes and various correspondence with Contractors/Owners/Approval Agencies.
Field work including detailed topographic site surveys, construction layout and field review during construction of the work.
Certain assignments may require that you work outside of normal work hours.
Other duties as assigned/required.
What you will need:
Education in a civil engineering technology program or equivalent experience.
Up to 5 years related construction experience.
Strong ability to work independently, as part of a crew, and integrate with the design and inspection teams.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Excellent analytical, time management, and organizational skills.
Must be able to work flexible hours to meet contractor schedule and project deadlines.
Desire to learn in a fast-paced environment.
Must have a valid driver's license.
OACETT designation or eligibility.
Knowledge of site grading, site servicing and municipal infrastructure construction.
Aptitude to work with the following software packages: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
Knowledge of OPSS Specifications, Contract Documents, Construction Act and Municipal/City standards.
Experience with consulting services working in a multi-disciplinary design environment.
COVID-19 Considerations: In accordance with GM BluePlan Engineering COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, all new GM BluePlan Engineering employees are required to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, subject to valid medical or Ontario Human Rights Code exemptions.
We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. GM BluePlan Engineering Limited will accommodate candidates under the AODA legislation in all aspects of the hiring process. Please notify us if accommodation is required.