CEI Senior Inspector

Thompson Engineering

Job Description

Thompson Engineering is looking for a CEI Level II or Sr. Inspector in the Ridgeland, MS area. Employees in this classification will act as the Assistant Project Manager and will be responsible for reviewing and directing the inspection duties of all project inspectors. The Senior inspector will provide some surveying and drafting as they apply to documenting and inspection of the construction project. The Senior inspector will report directly to the Project Manager.

Essential Functions of the Position

  • Responsible for the inspection activities/duties of the project inspection staff
  • Inspects work in progress to ensure conformance with specifications
  • Inspects workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standards
  • Maintains required daily reports of construction inspection activities
  • Prepares sketches of construction installations that deviate from plans and incorporates changes into master plans
  • Inspects and test materials incorporated into the project
  • Interprets specifications as related to materials and workmanship
  • Assumes limited responsibility of administering portions of contracts, which include preparing change orders and pay requests
  • Acts as a liaison between the client and the company
  • Ensures on time and regular attendance

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ten (10) years experience in construction inspection, or a combination of experience and education in a related field of study
  • ACI Certification preferred
  • Ability to be certified in Mississippi for ACI Concrete Field Technician, Nuclear Gauge operation, and MUTCD
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Intermediate math and geometry skills in order to calculate areas, volume, etc.
  • Computer skills that include Word, Excel, and Outlook

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work in the outside elements of the field up to 100% of the time
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50lbs
  • Standing for a minimum of eight (8) hours per day
  • Must be able to bend, stoop and climb on a ladder
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing
  • Ability to drive a company vehicle to and from job sites

our story

Thompson Engineering was formed in 1953 to provide quality assurance for construction projects related to industrial, infrastructure, and community development. As a drilling, materials testing, and construction inspection and chemistry laboratory firm, we supported the engineering and construction industry. Our early years were building blocks that allowed us to get our feet wet-literally -performing services along the Gulf Coast's rivers, bayous, and streams.

Today, Thompson Engineering is known for leadership on projects defining skylines, coastlines, and transportation lines. We support clients in the industrial, commercial, transportation, federal, and municipal markets. We are often the first company on project sites conducting environmental assessments, land surveys, and geotechnical studies. And our project management and construction management services often mean we are the last ones to leave. We are a proven leader in the planning, design, and construction of major transportation, economic development, and waterfront projects across the Southeast. Thompson Engineering and Watermark Design Group are equal opportunity employers. M/F/D/V. Pre-employment drug screen and motor vehicle record checks are required.

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