• Construction Inspector

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc. currently has an opportunity available for Construction Inspectors to support ongoing and future construction projects in the Philadelphia, PA area. This position will primarily focus on providing oversight of construction for Wood’s current clients in the Philadelphia area. The right candidate will have the opportunity to connect with Wood construction management groups across the country, providing them with the opportunity for growth, advancement, and travel as desired. This is a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience supporting projects that are critical to Philadelphia, but to join a global firm that provides endless career opportunity.


    For this position, the Construction Inspector will be responsible for providing construction oversight (inspection and documentation) for various green infrastructure and water/wastewater construction projects throughout the City of Philadelphia and surrounding metropolitan area. Construction projects will typically consist of new construction and/or rehabilitation of existing structures that may include green stormwater infrastructure, subsurface water distribution and wastewater collection lines, pump stations, wastewater treatment plants, and other related structures. The Construction Inspector will function as the on-site representative of the project/facility owner and be responsible for observing, inspecting, and documenting construction progress, quality, safety, workmanship, and conformance with contract documents and applicable codes.


    Skills / Qualifications



    • 3+ years of experience in construction inspection/management
    • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
    • Experience with the construction of green infrastructure and water/wastewater listed above is preferred
    • Experience reading and interpreting plans and specifications
    • Knowledge of applicable city codes and ordinances a plus
    • Knowledge of safety regulations is required (appropriate OSHA construction safety training a plus)
    • Past experience with municipal construction is a plus
    • ACI, UCC, and IBC certifications is a plus



    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

    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.

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