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Construction Inspectors

at Parsons Corporation

Posted: 10/4/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: R104112
Categories: Government
Keywords: government

Job Description

Do you have a great attention to detail? Put your inspection expertise to work on complex projects. Parsons is now hiring Construction Inspectors in Newburgh, NY. The selected candidates will start on October 16th, to train before the shutdown on Oct 28.  The candidates will work 6 days a week, 12 hour days. The job is the repair of the Catskill aqueduct.
In this role, you will perform difficult and sometimes complex inspection tasks as well as inspect various facets of work on the construction site and perform continuous surveillance of assigned construction activities to ensure compliance with all applicable codes, standards, and specifications.  Inspection activities are usually concentrated in one of the following areas:  soils, concrete, mechanical, or electrical.  Willingness to travel and/or to relocate to field sites is expected.  

Responsibilities:
Conducts tests to determine if work has been done in accordance with contract specifications and may include any of the following: Performs civil and structural tests, such as soil compaction, moisture content, aggregation, graduation, concrete slump, air entrainment, concrete compression, lines and grades surveys, bolt torques, and concrete coring.
Performs destructive and nondestructive tests on metals and other materials through magnaflex, dyepenetrant, radiographic, tension and compression, paint thickness, and resistivity.
Performs surveillance of underground piping to ensure tightness, bedding, and grade.
Inspects and monitors piling installation to ensure location and bearing.
Validates piping systems, including P&ID checks and hydraulic or other pressure tests.  
Inspects electrical installations to ensure proper grounding, circuit integrity, and adherence to statutory and customer regulations.  
Performs continuing inspection of painting and insulation to ensure thickness and coverage continuity.  
Provides general inspection on all construction labor and subcontracted tasks to ensure professional workmanship.  
Verifies equipment alignment and balancing operations. Participates in the development of quality control reports and procedures
Participates in the development of job safety practices and in the preparation of safety reports.
May administer welder qualification tests.

Qualifications:
Associate's or equivalent degree in a technical discipline or construction related field, or a high school diploma and equivalent work experience, is required. 
5+ years of related experience on heavy construction projects, as well as formal certification from an independent organization, depending on type of inspection assignment.
Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and construction specifications and be thoroughly familiar with construction related processes related to area of assignment. 

Previous experience working in a tunnel is preferred. The candidate will be confined in a small space.

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Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.


Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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R104112