Feb 17, 2020

ITS Construction Inspector

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Nashville, TN, USA

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Nashville, TN Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.   At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!   WSP is currently initiating a search for an ITS Construction Inspector for our Nashville, TN office.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) inspection for compliance with the Department of Tennessee standards and manuals.
  • Oversee and evaluate the condition of all TDOT ITS assets, including: CCTV, DMS, RWIS, WIM and related equipment
  • Review of fiber test results and other fiber documentation submitted by the contractor to determine if the fiber is performing within specifications.
  • Inspects and monitors assigned field work activities on construction projects for conformance with plans, specifications, and other contract documents
  • Coordinates work and inspections with contractor’s representative, client personnel and other stakeholders.
  • Advises contractor of non-conforming work or other violations of the contract requirements. Works with the contractor to identify and implement appropriate corrective action.
  • Verifies that highways work zones and traffic control setups conform to contract requirements
  • Prepares and reviews daily inspector reports for preparation of entries into project diaries and is able to properly document materials and test reports for materials.
  • Assists in contractor’s evaluations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team. Requirements Minimum Qualifications:   High School Diploma
  • Must possess a Valid Driver’s license
  • 9 or more years of revlevant experience
  • Ability to read and interpret roadway, structure and bridge plans and specifications; apply mathematical formulas and engineering principles to determine minor adjustments to construction plans; maintain detailed records; perform required materials testing and communicate effectively with the agency and contractor personnel and the general public.
  • Working knowledge of the TDOT and Federal environmental, safety, and Equal Employment Opportunity guidelines and regulations
  • Willingness to work Overtime or for limited night time construction as needed and overnight travel
  • Excellent written and oral communications
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures  
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies  
This role is subject to a client mandated drug/alcohol testing policy. As such, employee may be subject to random drug/alcohol tests. A copy of the client mandated drug/alcohol testing policy will be provided during employee onboarding and is available upon applicant request. " should be included as a basic qualification.     Preferred Qualifications
  • CEI experience on TDOT projects
  • Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control certification (TDEC EPSC Level I)
  • Experience with Site Manager Software
  • OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety Training, Radiation Safety/Nuclear Gauge / Hazmat Training, TDOT Concrete Field Testing, TDOT Soils & Aggregate, and TDOT Hot Mix Asphalt Roadway Certifications
  • Technical experience with ITS systems and infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of Fiber optic cabling design, installation, termination, and testing procedures.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ITS industry standards
  • Knowledge of network design and implementation
  • Transportation Technology experience is preferred with experience in the following technologies/products: CCTV, VMS/DMS, Highway Advisory Radio, weather sensors (RWIS/ESS), (RDS) Radar detection systems, and (DAS) Distributed antenna systems.

About WSP USA   WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa   WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.   At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started?    As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer  - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.   The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.   Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

  This position is contingent upon WSP being selected for a contract or program we are currently pursing.



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