Anchor QEA is an environmental science and engineering consulting firm that wants to improve the environment and our communities by solving challenging problems. We employ more than 350 people in offices around the United States. Our vision is a growing company that is our clients’ first choice for solving their most challenging problems and our employees’ first choice as a company where they want to work. We believe engaged staff lead to great client service and to a financially strong company—in that order. Our work environment fosters personal and professional growth for employees by providing autonomy, a clear vision, and the ability to master their skill set.
What’s the Opportunity?
Engineering quality assurance construction inspector overseeing work on a 3-year sediment remediation project in Massena, New York. The construction inspector will report to a lead field engineer and be responsible for overseeing, inspecting, and documenting construction work performed by contractors to assess compliance with design requirements and QA/QC procedures. Work will mostly be performed in a field setting, with considerable outdoor work and work on marine vessels/platforms. Construction work is anticipated between March and November each year from 2019 to 2021. Work is anticipated up to 6 days per week. Work will require the employee to be stationed in the Massena, New York area during each construction season. During the offseason, the employee may remain in the Massena area or be stationed at one of our several office locations.
Engineering construction inspector will have the following responsibilities:
Reviewing and understanding project design documents, specifications, and drawings
Reporting to a lead field engineer
Observing and inspecting daily work by contractors to determine compliance with design requirements and project QA/QC procedures
Preparing detailed notes, documentation, and inspection reports for the work activities
Observing and coordinating sampling, testing, and surveys performed by others
Tracking and reporting progress of work performed by contractors
Recommending modifications to work procedures or corrective actions based on field conditions and work progress, in consultation with the lead field engineer
Complying with company and project health and safety requirements
Sampling of environmental media
Participating in meetings and calls, as necessary
Performing other responsibilities based on the final scope of work
What Are We Looking For?
Ideal candidates will have the following:
Bachelor’s Degree in civil or environmental engineering or construction-related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Related experience on heavy construction or marine construction projects preferred
Working knowledge of construction-related procedures
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER Certification (training will be provided as needed)
Ability to work in a field setting, outdoors, and on marine vessels/platforms
Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Ability to work with word processing and spreadsheet software
What Can You Expect?
A collegial work environment; a competitive salary, bonus program, and excellent benefits, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision, and long-term disability); a generous retirement plan match; and vacation/sick leave.
How Do I Apply?
As an equal opportunity employer, Anchor QEA is committed to a diverse, multi-cultural work environment. Anchor QEA does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, creed, gender, religion, marital status, veteran’s status, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.
Please apply online via our careers page by January 21, 2019.
About Anchor QEA, LLC - Environmental Consulting Firm
Founded in 1997, Anchor QEA, LLC, is an internationally respected environmental and engineering consulting firm that focuses on aquatic, shoreline, upland restoration, and water resource projects. With nearly 400 employees in 27 offices across the United States, Anchor QEA has extensive experience and expertise in engineering, design, planning and permitting, water resources, surface and groundwater quality, coastal development, habitat restoration, and contaminated sediment management.
Anchor QEA provides clients with a full range of science and engineering services, including planning, scientific investigation, engineering design, and construction management. The company works with both public and private sector clients on some of the most challenging sites in the nation, and our completed projects are among the most successful in the industry. The energy Anchor QEA brings to every project reflects our commitment to technological leadership, integrity, superior product quality, and client satisfaction.