About the Role
Our Groton, CT Field Office is seeking a Bridge Inspector to support construction activities on Gold Star Bridge Rehabilitation Project. A successful candidate will have knowledge of CTDOT Construction Specifications and considerable knowledge of construction materials, methods and procedures. In this role you will perform construction inspections, materials sampling & testing and administrative activities to ensure compliance with CTDOT requirements and the projects’ construction documents. Additionally, a successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in future Construction Engineering and Inspections services on some of the most significant bridge projects in the United States of America. Typical projects will include signature segmental concrete bridge, long span steel bridges and cable stayed bridges.
COVID-19 considerations: Project specific COVID-19 protocols are being followed.
Coordinate with contractors’ staff, communicating effectively with all parties, and utilize good interpersonal skills
Verify the implementation of contract documents
Produce through inspection reports, and maintain detailed field and office records of work performed
Prepare and monitor internal FIGG project controls for field personnel
Proactively recognize complex construction or engineering problems and bring resolution with contractor
Produce and maintain punch lists
NICET Level II (National Institute for Certification of Engineering Technology) in Transportation/Highway Construction is required, except for those persons with a Four Year Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
A minimum of two (2) years of employment in civil, highway or appropriate engineering field, of which one (1) year shall be in field inspection activities
Familiarity with CTDOT Site Manager, field documentation and record procedures is preferred
Able to read and interpret complex plans, specifications and shop drawings
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, with a heavy emphasis on Excel and Word
Able to work at heights, in confined spaces and marine environments
Applicant must have a valid driver’s license and clear motor vehicle report
Able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
Sufficiently fit to traverse stair towers on multiple occasions over the course of the workday.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Able to work a shift schedule and/or flexible schedule as required to support the workload
Ability to communicate and work in a team oriented environment
Basic Certifications (or able to obtain within six (6) months of hire):
BS in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, or NICET Level II
Paid time off: Vacation, Sick, Holiday Pay
About the Company
Figg Bridge Inspection, Inc.
FIGG Bridge Group (FIGG) is a family of companies specializing in design, management, and construction engineering and inspection of bridges. FIGG's exclusive focus on bridge design and construction engineering inspection enables us to provide state of the art technology, innovative aesthetics and materials, and a unique capacity to partner for research. Since 1978, FIGG companies have been pioneers in the bridge industry, creating sustainable designs that blend timeless artistry and engineering.
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SUBJECT: BridgeInspector Application