• Construction Inspector II or III

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    Construction Services
  • Overview



    SAM-Construction Services, LLC (SAM-CS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Surveying And Mapping, LLC that specializes in construction services. Our engineering services include a full range of construction phase services, including construction inspection and observation, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) management, contract administration, and the development of quality manuals and specifications. Our team is comprised of licensed and highly-skilled engineers, surveyors, technicians, and inspection professionals with extensive experience across the full spectrum of construction projects, including for transportation, power transmission, and water/wastewater projects.


    SAM-CS, LLC is currently seeking a Construction Inspector II/III.  Duties include construction inspection associated with maintenance, rehabilitation, and reconstruction of transportation projects for TxDOT and other local governmental agencies.  The candidate will work directly with the Senior Construction Inspector and the Project Manager.


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


    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Under the review and direction of a Senior Construction Inspector, perform field inspection and oversight of construction activities
    • Timely daily reporting of inspection work along with detail records of project progress
    • Must possess good interpersonal and communication skills, and work effectively as part of a project team
    • Able to read and interpret plans, specifications and applicable standards
    • Review Contract documents to verify conformance with project requirements and compliance with governmental regulations
    • Assist with coordinating materials sampling and testing, and verifying sufficient testing has been performed
    • Experienced with TxDOT construction inspections and procedures
    • Ability to coordinate with contractors’ staff, and effectively communicate with all parties
    • Performs standard mathematical calculations
    • Ability to train junior level inspectors
    • Able and willing to work day or night shifts and/or flexible schedules as required to support the project requirements
    • Ability to lift 50lbs
    • Additional tasks as assigned
    • Limited travel to support projects outside the immediate area, as required

    Required Experience - Education and Skills

    • 5-10 years of experience in Construction Inspection for transportation projects
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Possess, or attain to possess, TxAPA, ACI and other certifications as required
    • Works well with minimal supervision
    • Thorough knowledge of TxDOT specifications and standards IS REQUIRED
    • Site Manager software reporting feature
    • Primavera and other scheduling software a plus

    A strong mission, vision and values culture is what drives SAM Family of Companies’ success.  Our Core Values:  Integrity & Ethics, People, Excellence in Service, Safety and Community defines who we are.  We are looking for talented people who embody these values to join our organization. 


    We offer a best in class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance.  SAM-CS provides a VERY generous 401 (k) plan, 401 (k) profit sharing AND performance-based bonuses.


    SAM-CS is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAM-CS 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 careers@sam.biz


    SAM-CS, LLC 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 SAM-CS and SAM-CS chooses to hire such a candidate, SAM-CS has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.


    SAM-Construction Services (SAM-CS) participates in the federal E-Verify Program.



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