M&J Engineering, P.C. is a full-service engineering consulting firm for public and private entities.
The position is an on-site construction inspector for a new (5000 sq.ft.) facility in Occoquan, VA
a. Minimum three years of construction observation experience with a thorough working knowledge of the construction trades, equipment, methods, and codes, in particular, site utilities, foundations, structural
framing, roofing, drywall finish, and LEED certification, of commercial/institutional buildings.
b. The inspector must have experience pertinent to construction contract administration and be knowledgeable in the technical skills of the construction trades.
c. Work history indicating successful performance as an inspector or similar duties on public works construction projects, individually valued at $2,000,000 or more, during the past 3 years.
d. Working knowledge of Title 29 CFR 1910 OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Standards, Part 1926 OSHA Safety and Health Regulations for Construction, to be able to recognize and intervene promptly to stop any portion of work where the work environment or work methods pose an imminent risk of serious injury or death. Provide certificates of training, including OSHA construction safety standards and administrative construction observer training pertinent to construction contracts within the past 3 years. Alternate qualifications include licensed architect or engineer with a minimum of 3 years experience designing, specifying and construction observation of similar facilities.
e. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively: read and understand technical specification and construction drawings; write well organized construction reports (diaries) preferably typed, that are
legible and easily understood; and have a working knowledge of the roles of the Construction Contractor, independent third party sampling and testing firm, Contracting Officer, COR, and/or Inspector on public
work construction contracts.
f. Develop a cordial, business-like, professional rapport with the construction Contractors and be well informed of the work schedule, material deliveries, and technical issues.
g. The inspector shall be physically agile and shall certify such by submitting a simple written statement indicating:
i. Valid driver’s license and ability to drive safely to, from, and on the work site.
ii. Ability to walk over rough terrain, climb ladders, work on elevated surfaces and maneuver through encumbered work spaces.
iii. Does not have any medical condition that would make it unsafe to work around heavy equipment.”
M&J is a leader in providing quality engineering consulting services to a diverse and exciting client base. We attract experienced professionals who understand proactive client service, safety, risk management and loss prevention practices, quality control, teamwork, and the development of younger staff. We seek employees who enjoy their work, desire continuous improvement, and want to contribute to the vision and growth of a quality, professional firm. To all full-time employees we provide a comprehensive package of benefits, including medical, dental and eye insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, life insurance, etc. Salary will depend on experience and credentials.