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Entry Level Quality Assurance Inspector

Richmond Hill, Ontario
Entry Level

Canada - Ontario, Richmond Hill

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated recent graduate to become an Entry Level Construction Quality Assurance Inspector for employment on a challenging and complex construction project in and around the GTA.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervise Quality Assurance testing and inspect structures, grading, granular, concrete, asphalt, electrical and all other construction activities

  • Monitor the contractor's work for compliance with plans, standards and specifications prior to approving work and progress payments

  • Identify and document construction and/or QC deficiencies (from applicable contract/standard specifications)

  • Resolve routine technical and administrative problems on a day-to-day basis and refer problems to Senior Inspectors and / or the Contract Administrator as necessary

  • Maintain liaison with client staff, contractor representatives, property owners and general public during construction to resolve problems

  • Assist the field office staff (Contract Administrator and Assistant, Office Administrator) in the verification and documentation of payment quantities

  • Maintain Inspector's Diaries, detailing contractor's work, contract progress and inspection milestones

  • Prepare comments to support Contractor's Rating

  • Review the acquisition and use of materials from approved sources only

  • Review contractor's application of and compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, adheres to WHMIS, environmental, Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Waste Management requirements

  • Become trained in, and use a Nuclear Density Gauge for compaction testing Transport material samples from project site to area laboratory

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

  • Responsible for monitoring conformance to quality, performance, specifications, and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties

  • Performs daily field inspections and maintains inspection records

  • Participates in punch lists, testing, and commissioning

  • Tracks quality assurance progress

  • Provides input to documentation for area and equipment turnovers

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or technician program

  • Eligible for OACETT rcji (Road Construction Junior Inspector) or PEO EIT

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Become familiar with contract documents, specifications, standards, manufacturers' material specifications, and special provisions

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work during either daytime and nighttime shifts, including weekends

  • Able to work overtime and extended shifts

  • Use of personal vehicle for travel to / from project

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204916BR

Additional Locations CA - Barrie, ON - 55 Cedar Point Drive, CA - Guelph, ON - 55 Wyndham St N, CA - Hamilton, ON - 45 Goderich Rd, CA - Kitchener, ON - 50 Sportsworld Crossing Rd

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.