Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI) Technician I

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SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. is part of the SAM family of companies that provide geospatial solutions across North America. We offer the same services, expertise, and resources as our sister company, Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM), but are exclusively focused on the North Carolina market. Just as other SAM companies, our complete geospatial approach gives us the ability to develop efficient and customized solutions for projects of any scale. From rail to roadway, oil and gas to electric, civic to federal, we have a proven track record of providing high value surveying, geospatial, SUE, utility coordination, and construction phase services to a wide variety of clients.


SO-DEEP I SAM NC, Inc. is currently seeking a CEI Technician I. The candidate will be involved with management and construction oversight associated with projects in Raleigh, NC working directly with the Project Manager.  These projects include construction management associated with maintenance, rehabilitation, and reconstruction of existing projects for NCDOT and other local governmental agencies.

The ideal applicant will have an understanding of construction manuals, standards and specifications, and general construction practices associated with NCDOT projects. This position entails both field and office assignments along with limited travel outside of the area.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Under the review and direction of Project Manager, perform field inspection and oversight of construction activities
  • Maintain daily reports of inspection work along with detail records of project progress
  • Must possess good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to read and interpret plans, specifications and applicable standards
  • Review Contract documents to verify compliance with governmental regulations and conformance with project requirements
  • Assist with coordinating materials sampling and testing and verifying sufficient testing has been performed
  • Verify accuracy of payment requests and invoicing for completed work
  • Experienced with NCDOT construction inspection and procedures
  • Ability to coordinate with contractors’ staff and effectively communicate with all parties
  • Performs standard mathematical calculations
  • Able and willing to work day or night shifts and/or flexible schedules as required to support the project requirements
  • Able to travel to projects outside the Raleigh area to attend preconstruction meetings, project progress meetings, etc.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Additional projects as assigned

Required Experience - Education and Skills


  • Experience in Construction Inspection services for transportation project as described below. Direct field experience as a Contractor or materials-testing technician can substitute for Construction Inspection experience on a case-by-case basis.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Highly motivated and works well with minimal supervision
  • Thorough knowledge of NCDOT specifications and standards is preferred, but not required
  • Familiarity with SiteManager software is preferred, but not required
  • Field testing certifications through NCDOT and/or ACI is preferred, but not required
  • Experience with Primavera and other scheduling software preferred, but not required




SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. offers career advancement opportunities plus an excellent benefits package. Come join our team of professionals who are leading the way for the SUE industry!


SO-DEEP| SAM NC, Inc. is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please contact (512) 685-3556 to leave a message or send an e-mail to


SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. is not seeking nor intends to consider neither unsolicited resumes nor other information on job candidates from third parties, such as recruiters, placement agencies, etc. If, despite this notification, a third party decides to submit a candidate's resume or other information to SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. and SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. chooses to hire such a candidate, SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.


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