This position will be responsible for performing or witnessing special inspections on Philadelphia construction projects, such as mid to high rise buildings, commercial, public, academic and healthcare facilities. Candidate will be required to prepare and submit reports of inspection activities, file documentation and complete required technical report forms in accordance with the IBC. Urban maintains a highly active and rapidly growing Special Inspection business in both New York City and Philadelphia.
The ideal candidate should have 3-5 years relevant experience as a construction or special inspector on progressively complex building/facility projects, preferably in the Philadelphia area. Candidate must have a High School diploma. A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is preferred. Candidate should have the following certifications and/or be able to obtain them within three months of hire: ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician I, ACI/ICC Reinforced Concrete Special Inspector, ICC Soils Special Inspector, ICC Spray Applied Fire Proofing, ICC Structural Steel and Bolting, ICC Structural Welding. Candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Candidates who also have experience with inspection of paving operations are preferred.