Inspector, Civil Engineering

Our civil engineering team sets the ground work for projects that help serve our community and we are  looking for an Inspector to join us in Burlington.

    • Provide quality assurance inspections of Land Development and Site Plan projects, in accordance with applicable Ontario Provincial Standard Specifications, Ontario Building Code, Regional Standards, Municipal Standards and MTE specifications;
    • Prepare construction reports, including but not limited to, erosion and sediment reports, inspection reports, site reports, testing reports and daily records for submission to Municipalities;
    • Survey and record elevations of installed underground services, road works and lot grading certification, providing documentation of as-built information for submission to Municipalities;
    • Coordinate geotechnical services for inspection and testing of construction projects, providing third party testing as per subdivision agreements with Municipalities;
    • Monitor and coordinate surface works including concrete works, tree planting, CCTV inspections, surface asphalt, and pavement markings following the issue of building permits, as per requirements by Municipalities;
    • Communicate with builders, contractors, and government agencies to confirm standards, problem solve conflicts and provide progress updates on projects;
    • Regular communication with contractors while on site; and
    • Develop preliminary and final approval drawings and figures, and final construction drawings for a wide variety of civil engineering projects, using AutoCAD software when field work is low.
    • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology;
    • Minimum 1-5 years related working experience;
    • General knowledge and understanding of construction safety, the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Ontario Regulations for Construction Projects, and other applicable codes, standards and guidelines;
    • General understanding of survey principles;
    • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings;
    • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail;
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
    • Time management and organizational skills;
    • E.T. designation or pursuing C.E.T. designation is considered an asset;
    • Water Quality Analyst certification is considered an asset; and
    • Required to have access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license for travel to project sites. Mileage will be reimbursed for work related travel.

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