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Bridge Inspection Team Leader in Phillipsburg, NJ at Synerfac

Date Posted: 5/20/2018

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Job Description

Well-respected engineering firm based in Pennsylvania has an immediate need for an experienced Bridge Inspector.

This is a senior level position for an individual with extensive experience in inspecting bridges and similar structures using engineering skills to determine structural soundness and compliance with NBIS, and other local, state and federal regulations. Inspections may be general in nature or may be limited to a specific area. Utilize advanced knowledge and education to perform work that is intellectual and varied in character. Consistently exercise discretion and judgment in accomplishing assigned goals. Provide full reports and recommendations to Project Manager.

Specific duties will include:

•Responsible to plan inspections and lead inspection teams.
•Provide training to Bridge Inspectors and Junior Bridge Inspectors.
•Use inspection equipment, including but not limited to; metering devices, tape measures, calipers, ladders, cameras, probing rods, etc.
•Inspect bridges as required for structural integrity, general safety and continued conformance to specifications and codes.
•Prepare inspection reports completely for final review by Project Manager.
•Review and interpret construction plans and blueprints for use in bridge inspections.
•If qualified, function as diver or a tender in performing underwater inspection of appropriate areas of the structures.
•Prepare recommendations for maintenance and repairs to bridges.

Job Requirements

-Civil Engineering degree preferred, but not required. A Bridge Inspector Team Leader must fulfill the Team Leader requirements of the particular State he or she is working in. Additionally, the employee must be approved by the Division Manager for this classification.

-Certification required as a Certified Bridge Inspector (CBI) by PennDOT. Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certificate or Professional Engineer preferred, but not required.