Lead Construction Inspectors

Requisition ID
Work Location
US-CA-Los Angeles
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is recruiting fulltime or on-call Lead Construction Inspectors to inspect and document project related construction activities for conformance to project plans and ICC/City/County codes. Candidate may also perform other inspection duties as may relate to our project scopes that may include coordination of other inspection personnel and review of their documentation, and coordination of activities on behalf of client personnel. This position is imminent and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately.


Key Responsibilities

  • The qualified candidate(s) will work at various client construction project sites in the Los Angeles and Orange county areas inspecting and assessing construction activities, office engineer responsibilities and supplementing client staff as necessary
  • Primary locations may include LAX, City of Inglewood and Los Angeles County agencies
  • Must be able to submit professional reports to clients and must have the ability to meet deadlines
  • Shifts may be standard daytime or off standard shifts such as swing and graveyard

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum HS Diploma or equivalent
  • 8 years of construction inspection experience
  • Licenses or certifications in multiple ICC functions such as structural steel and concrete (Los Angeles City and/or County Deputy Inspector, DSA and OSHPD certifications are preferred, but not required)
  • Experience in sewer pipe installations (liners, coatings installation), equipment (pumps, HVAC systems, electrical equipment, etc.) installation and testing, electrical work, control systems, and finish work.
  • Self-motivated with a proven record of accountability
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Good computer skills (including MS Office Suite)
  • Must be able to read plans, specs and technical specifications
  • Must be able to obtain proper security badge when required
  • Must pass drug screen and background check
  • Must pass MVR (driving) check in accordance with operating vehicles on the airfield if needed
  • Prior experience working on commercial, industrial, waste water treatment facilities and/or airfield buildings preferred
  • Candidates must be able to obtain proper customs clearance and possess a valid US driver's license in good standing for LAX work
  • Must be able to perform services on your feet throughout the day including a lot of walking and potentially climbing ladders
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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