Construction Inspector


Job Details

Job Title

Construction Inspector




Denver Metro Area



Primary Background



Geotechnical, Concrete

Job Number

JN -052024-2902


Certis Solutions is seeking qualified Construction Inspector with the following background in Denver, CO:

Top Skills / Key Job Responsibilities

  • Performs testing, observation, and inspection as directed in accordance with training and the specified procedures to determine if work is done according to contract specs
  • Read and interpret construction drawings and specs
  • Provides clear documentation of findings and results
  • Prepare inspection reports and document nonconformance
  • Performs basic analysis of data to verify accuracy before submittal to the Project Manager
  • May interact with client and other site personnel to provide input on appropriate resolution of findings
  • May assist Project Manager in development of scope for testing and inspection services
  • Coordinate pre-dispatch activities with Project, Department, and/or Office Managers
  • Maintains equipment operation and calibration
  • May assist more senior inspectors on large, more complex projects
  • 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
  • Perform daily inspection of construction projects monitoring quality and adherence to building code requirements, construction drawings and project specifications
  • Inspections may cross multiple inspection disciplines or within a specified area of expertise including structural steel, concrete, masonry, fireproofing, etc
  • Inspection may include visual/physical inspection and field testing to verify conformance with the plans and specifications
  • Prepare inspection reports and provide written documentation of observations and testing of materials
  • Communicate findings to engineer or project manager and when requested collaborate with the project team on solutions to potential issues
  • Adhere to strict safety standards

Required Certifications: (must have at least 3 or more certifications in the following areas)

  • NICET Level II certification in Construction Materials Testing (Asphalt, Concrete, Soils).
  • NICET Level II certification in Geotechnical (Construction, Laboratory, Exploration, Generalist)
  • ICC certification (Reinforced Concrete, Spray-applied Fireproofing, Structural Masonry, Prestressed/Post-Tensioned Concrete, Structural Steel – Bolting, Structural Steel – Welding).
  • American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspector (CWI)
  • American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) Level II certification (Visual Testing (VT), Magnetic Particle Testing (MT), Dye Penetrant Testing (PT), Radiographic Testing (RT), Ultrasonic Testing (UT)).
  • Other national, regional, state, and local Materials related certifications requiring experience and written examination will also be considered if deemed appropriate by the Terracon Department Manager.
  • ACI certification* in one or more of the following areas:
    • Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade I
    • Concrete Strength Testing Technician

Must Have Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Associates degree in Civil Engineering Technology or Construction Engineering Technology preferred.
  • Minimum 2-4 years’ experience in construction inspection.
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.