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Inspector, Utilities

Company: RK&K
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:


Inspector, Utilities


RK&K is hiring a Utility Inspector to and strengthen our construction management/inspection business in Garrett, Allegany, and Washington counties (MDOT SHA District 6).

In this role, you will inspect and give technical direction of Utility Permits, District Office Permit, Residential Access Permits, Commercial Access Permits, and Lane Closure Permits. Come join our highly respected Construction Management team.

Basic Responsibilities

As a Utility inspector you will perform complex and routine inspections of construction to evaluate if appropriate materials and construction processes are being used; and that construction conforms to plans, specifications, and special provisions. You will:

Review drawings to prepare for the inspection. Understand the design of the construction that will be inspected
Create daily reports, document the results of the inspection, and maintain organized, detailed, and up to date field files
Administer and implement the quality assurance/quality control programs of the client and/or contract
Perform materials testing and sampling to meet QC/QA requirements
Conduct field measurements to establish quantities for pay item documentation as well as other contract administration documentation

Required Education and Experience

Minimum three (3) years of relevant experience in materials, standards, and specifications related to state highway projects and facilities
Graduation from a standard high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate
Must be able to operate basic Microsoft Office Applications, Laptop and iPad
Inspection experience including roadway, asphalt, concrete, pavement markings, drainage and utility construction methods
Excellent communication skills
Willingness to work nights and weekends as required by the project
Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications
Capable of working independently on small construction projects
Ability to pass Criminal History Background Check (CHBC)
Valid driver's license and favorable driving record

Preferred Education and Certification

MDOT and other local public agency experience desired
MDOT Material Certifications are a plus (Asphalt, Concrete, Pavement Marking, Soils, Intermediate Traffic Control Certified, etc.)

RK&K also hires and provides training for those with related experience such as contractors, veterans, designers, and surveyors.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. The position regularly works near moving mechanical parts and in outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.

Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud. The employee may need to move and lift field equipment and tools. The employee may need to use a variety of safety equipment, including harnesses, scaffolding, etc. This position is performed in outside weather conditions.

About Us

With 30 offices from Pennsylvania to Florida and ranked 73rd on ENR's 2022 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, our design and construction management firm specializes in transportation, environmental and energy projects. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome on a project. Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,400 employees as a professional, RK&K has received extensive recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture.

What We Offer

RK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401(k) plan with company matching.

This job listing brought to you by The Cumberland Times News

Keywords: RK&K, Baltimore , Inspector, Utilities, Other , Baltimore, Maryland

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