• Erosion and Sediment Control Inspector

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  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions (Wood) is seeking an experienced Erosion & Sediment Control (ESC)/Civil Construction Inspector to support our field operations in south central Virginia. Candidate will have experience performing and documenting ESC inspections of construction sites and transportation corridors. We are seeking a dynamic, engaging individual who is knowledgeable of stormwater regulations and best management practices (BMPs) and will regularly interact with clients, subcontractors and regulatory agents.


    Position Summary and Responsibilities


    In this role you will support our Washington, DC Metropolitan Area office in the performance of erosion, sediment and control (ESC) inspections of active construction sites in south-central Virginia, and other locations. Regular travel is required, sometimes for extended periods, to inspect and document construction sites. You will support a team of project managers and engineers and will be responsible for evaluating ESC compliance in accordance with local and state regulations.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Candidate will live in the Richmond area and be willing to travel to project sites
    • >2 years’ direct experience performing civil construction inspections, erosion and sediment control (ESC), evaluating storm water BMPs and documenting site work
    • Experience with State and federal regulations regarding ESC, SWPPPs and best management practices
    • Ideally, the applicant will be a Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) and/or Certified Professional in Stormwater Quality (CPSWQ)
    • Must be a self-starter and independent thinker with good communication skills  -Experience communicating with construction crews and client/county inspectors
    • B.S./B.A. in Engineering, Environmental Science; Agriculture or related technical field, is a plus but not required
    • Experience with environmental field program, geotechnical engineering and/or construction material testing (CMT) is a plus
    • OSHA 30-hr Construction Safety Training is a plus
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s driving (Motor Vehicle Safety) policy



    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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