Construction Inspectors DO1021

at Century Engineering, Inc. in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

19-Oct-2021 to 18-Jan-2022 (EST)


Dover, DE, USA


Full Time



Century Engineering - Dover, DE Office

Century Engineering, Inc. is a multidisciplinary professional services firm offering a broad range of services to include consulting, engineering, environmental, planning, design and construction throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. With a dedicated staff of over 500 technical and administrative personnel, we provide our clients with quality, innovative and value-added professional services in many specialized areas. Orientated around its employees first, Century provides competitive salaries and an excellent comprehensive benefits package which includes a 401k retirement plan, paid holidays, paid leave time and various employee perks and discounts. In addition to offering a challenging and diverse work environment, Century's culture encourages community service, continued learning, personal growth and fun!

Century Engineering, Inc. is seeking highly motivated and detail-oriented Construction Inspectors to oversee and support the construction of roadway and bridge related transportation projects. Although these positions will report to management within our Newark/Dover office locations, anticipated work assignments are concentrated in Kent and/or Sussex Counties in Delaware. As a member of our construction management team, inspectors are required to perform a variety of technical and administrative functions. Salary commensurate with experience.



Provide quality assurance (QA) review for transportation construction projects

Identify and document construction and/or QC deficiencies from applicable contract/standard specifications by analyzing applicable codes, standards and project contract documents

Read and interpret construction plans for structures, bridges and roadways with an understanding of construction specifications, engineering tables and reference materials

Monitor construction activities to ensure compliance with contract documents

Assist in review and respond to contractor RFIs

Travel to various work sites

Exercise a certain degree of independent thought and judgment


Minimum 5 years' heavy highway construction experience, specifically knowledge of bridge, structure and roadway construction methods and materials

Familiarity with DelDOT and/or PennDOT Road and Bridge Specifications, Standards, Construction Manual and MUTCD

Knowledge of construction materials (steel, concrete, soil, hot mix asphalt, aggregate, etc.)

Understanding of principles and techniques for surveying

Ability to apply basic math skills including record linear measurements and computing volume and area for basic geometric shapes (triangle, square, rectangle, trapezoid, cylinder, circle), density, weight, etc.

One or more technical certifications pertaining to NICET (NICET II, III or IV certification in Heavy Highway preferred), ATSSA Flagger and/or Traffic Manager certification, and DNREC Contractor Training Program (Blue Card) and/or CCR - Erosion & Sediment Control Inspection

Other certifications a plus: Asphalt, Concrete, Soils and Aggregate, Fall protection and Confined Space Training, Guardrail Installation, OSHA Safety, and Nuclear Safety & Transportation. Other specialty certifications may include SSPC C-3, NACE, MARTCP and or NECEPT

Excellent organizational skills

Must be able to read, write, comprehend and speak English fluently

Attendance, punctuality and reliability are essential requirements

Familiarity with/use of PC-based computer systems and/or tablet systems

Current/valid State Driver's License REQUIRED with acceptable driving record and reliable transportation

Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work during either daytime or nighttime shifts, including weekends and holidays as necessary

No relocation assistance available for this position. Local residency or ability to relocate at your own expense is required.

Century Engineering, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Committed to employment equality, employment selections and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, genetic information, religion, national origin, color, veteran status or any other protected class. Century ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If a medical condition or disability necessitates a reasonable accommodation for any party of this application process, please contact or call 443-589-2400 (MD, DE, PA) 804-644-4600 (VA) and ask to speak with a Human Resources representative.


Century Engineering



Copy Link

Job Posting: 874931

Posted On: Nov 20, 2021

Updated On: Dec 20, 2021