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AECOM Construction Inspector in Colorado Springs, Colorado

United States of America - Colorado, Colorado Springs

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Construction Inspector to be based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

This position is expected to begin in October, 2020.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

About Buildings + Places

AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.

With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.

Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:​

  • Provides support to the Cheyenne Mountain AFS (CMAFS) by providing Quality Assurance of the construction contractor's performance, specifically:

  • Adherence to applicable drawings and specifications

  • Compliance with all Quality Control criteria and testing

  • Reviewing, evaluating, and advising the Cheyenne Mountain AFS on the validity, accuracy, and reasonableness of contractor generated schedule and cost impact

  • Assists the CMAFS in evaluating and approving contractor submittals

  • Assists the CMAFS in evaluating and responding to contractor Requests for Information (RFIs)

  • Maintains daily inspection records

  • Provides a monthly report to the AECOM supervisor to meet reporting requirements to CMAFS

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent + 6 years construction or construction inspection experience of vertical structures (buildings) with demonstrated experience specific to facility interior renovations encompassing mechanical, electrical, structural, plumbing, fire suppression, life/health/safety, and finishes as typically arise in such projects or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must possess or be able to obtain a SECRET level DOD security clearance

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Microsoft Office software

  • Experience reviewing construction cost estimates in RS Means

  • Experience working with construction scheduling systems (Microsoft Project and Primavera for example)

  • Able to demonstrate familiarity with OSHA standards relevant to construction site safety

  • Able to access confined and restricted spaces to accomplish inspection activities typical to those encountered in a closed, construction environment

  • Experience with high and low voltage systems, mechanical and HVAC systems, fire suppression systems and structural systems.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240701BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.