Construction Inspector/Field Representative - Aviation/Airfield
Foster CM Group, Inc.
June 1, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Foster CM Group is currently seeking a Construction Inspector/Field Representative with transportation and aviation runway/taxiway experience. Candidate must have a minimum of 3 years’ field experience inspecting airfield runway/taxiway or roadway projects (i.e., concrete, drainage, grading and lighting, etc.) and coordinating geotechnical consultant. Recent college graduates who are CMITs will also be considered for the role. Candidates should be located in Texas – D/FW area preferred.
Conduct daily construction observations to ensure compliance with project's plans and specifications, attend and participate in construction progress meetings, attend pre-work conferences, coordinate quality assurance and quality control testing, review submittals, review and log requests for information, log and forward Engineer’s supplemental instruction, review change proposals, review pay applications and recommend for payment (with engineer’s approval), review and monitor construction schedule, prepare FAA monthly progress reports, assist engineer with substantial completion activities, review operation and maintenance manuals, and review and attend project closeout activities, including final engineer’s report and the upkeep of as-built drawings as required by the Owner.
Additional Tasks/Duties include:
Preparing civil/soil quantity take-offs; documenting quantities of materials used on the project by actual measurements and computations in a field notebook or computer printout
Up-keeping project record drawings
Coordinating schedule for testing labs; ensuring that all testing required by the specifications is being performed; ensuring that tests are performed at the frequency stated in the specifications
Reviewing test reports and certifications for conformance with specifications
Maintaining a file of test reports and certifications
Informing the contractor and Airport of all non-conforming work
3+ years of experience as a construction inspector on aviation or roadway projects; alternately, will consider CMIT recent graduates
Experience with providing constructability review comments
Able to obtain an Airport Personnel Identification Badge and Airfield Driver’s License
Good communication skills
Able to work in a team environment
Proactive thinker, being able to foresee construction problems and concerns before they occur
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
OSHA Safety Training
Good computer skills; prior experience with SKIRE
Salary commensurate with experience. Paid benefits plan, and 401(k)
Visa sponsorship is not currently available.
About Foster CM Group, Inc.
Founded in 1992, Foster CM Group, Inc. is a leader in Program, Construction and Project Management; QA/QC Inspections; Web-Based Document Management; CPM Scheduling; Project Controls; Constructability Reviews; and Value Engineering. We have been providing Program/Construction Management-related services to Aviation, Education (K-12 and Higher Education), Government (Local, State and Federal), Healthcare, Sports & Entertainment, Transportation and Water/Wastewater clients for more than 25 years.
Foster CM Group is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, with additional offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston, Texas; Orlando, Florida; Phoenix, Arizona; and Seattle, Washington. Our highly qualified staff of Program Managers, Construction Managers, Project Managers, Engineers, QA/QC Inspectors, Document Controls Specialists, CPM Schedulers and Administrative Support personnel has collectively been involved in completing more than $5 billion in projects throughout Texas and other parts of the United States.Our strength lies in our understanding of our client’s needs. Our professionalism, our experiences on both small and large projects and our managerial approach all continuou...sly place emphasis on controlling the cost, schedule, and quality of the project. We are team oriented but direct and pragmatic when it comes to managing and solving problems. We believe that “quality service fosters growth.”