WHO WE ARE
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges. CONSTRUCTION PRACTICE
Michael Baker International's Construction Services staff supports clients by acting as their trusted on-site agent through all phases of construction, from pre-design to close-out, by providing qualified construction managers, inspectors, constructability reviewers, schedulers, estimators and safety experts. As new technologies evolve throughout the construction industry, innovative ideas are required to maintain and deliver successful construction projects. DESCRIPTION
The Construction Inspector (Inspector II) will serve as a key member of the firm's growing construction management discipline by working as an employee of the Indianapolis office on inspection projects throughout central Indiana. The successful candidate will perform testing and inspection services on road and bridge projects for INDOT and other LPA clients, as well as inspection for improvements to airport airside and landside projects. Between field assignments, this position may involve design tasks such as constructability reviews of plans for upcoming projects as well as assisting technical staff during plan preparation. • Review plans and specifications associated with assigned work on active construction contracts • Notify project engineer or project supervisor of apparent constructability issues or errors in plans • Oversee daily operations of contractor or subcontractor personnel to ensure that work is being performed in accordance with plans and specifications • Answer basic contractor questions about plan and specification requirements • Identify contractor means and methods that are inconsistent with plans and specifications, and discuss needed changes with the contractor as well as the project engineer or project supervisor • Make measurements and observations of work being performed to ensure accurate quantities are tracked for completed work • Prepare detailed field drawings or electronic templates to support the calculations being used to justify the pay quantities • Monitor material testing needs, and/or take material tests associated with work being performed including testing concrete for yield, slump, and air content, or testing soils or aggregates for moisture and density • Understand and apply testing frequencies for various materials used on the contract to ensure that enough tests are being taken to cover the work performed • Electronically document pay quantities, material requirements, and contractor staff in a daily work report such as SiteManager PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
• High School Diploma or GED; Associate's Degree in Construction Technology or related field of study is preferred • 0-5 years of INDOT construction or related experience • Possess a valid driver's license • Ability to pass a background check • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint • INDOT SiteManager certification and experience • Possess all 6 INDOT Certified Technician credentials • Good interpersonal, communication, and conceptual thinking skills • Possess strong math skills, including algebra and geometry for determining areas and volumes • Willingness to commute to construction projects in varying locations, work in all weather conditions, varying shifts, and weekends • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds • Ability to work independently for periods of time • Ability to prioritize project assignments to meet competing deadlines • Attention to detail and effective decision making and organizational skills • Ability to provide support to local office, as well as availability to occasionally travel to other offices • Ability to assist in developing strategic approaches and concepts • MicroStation drafting experience is preferred • Past project management experience is preferred • Past INDOT or Contractor experience is preferred • INDOT Final Construction Record (FCR) and Project Closeout experience is preferred • ATSSA Worksite Certification is preferred • Knowledge of all necessary forms and paperwork required for INDOT work
MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENTMichael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.