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Stantec Construction Site Inspector in WINDSOR, Ontario

Construction Site Inspector - ( 240000Q7 )


Many of the world’s top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community’s interaction with water a bit differently—as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we’re hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team in Windsor. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Your Opportunity

The successful candidate will work in the City of Windsor and surrounding area, on challenging and diverse tasks in a consulting and construction inspection role that will require application of technical skills, project delivery, and leadership for construction projects. These projects consist of construction of water, sewer and stormwater pipelines, water and sewer rehabilitation, pipeline construction by trenchless technologies, sitework for municipal water and sewer facilities, road construction, stormwater management facilities, infrastructure systems including treatment plants, pump stations, and related infrastructure. Please note: This is a seasonal position and work hours may vary depending on construction schedules.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Provide an on-site presence to represent Stantec and the client by observing and review projects during construction, monitoring conformance with plans, specifications, and other codes and regulations.

  • Provide instruction to the Contractor on requests for information and identify deficiencies in the Contractor’s work.

  • Monitor the progress of construction activities, ensuring cost, schedule and quality standards are met.

  • Ensure construction safety practices on-site meet or exceed Health & Safety policies and plans.

  • Provide updates and make recommendations to Project Manager, design professionals and client as directed.

  • Prepare daily and monthly construction progress reports and keep detailed records of daily activities.

  • Perform field measurements and keep record of contractor’s material and labor at site.

  • Keep record of as-built redline drawings and verify with the contractor on a regular basis.

  • Review conflicts, requests for information, construction issues and liaise with the rest of the project team to find solutions and prepare responses.

  • Review change orders and field orders for reasonableness of pricing and constructability.

  • Assist in obtaining necessary permits and licenses for timely opening of site.

  • Assist Contract administrator in review of construction submittals and Contractor progress payment requests.

  • Review plans, specifications, requests for information, submittals, construction schedules, shop drawings and pay applications (QA/QC).

  • Prepare documents and maintain file management of project-related information including correspondence, reports, and pictures.

  • Perform other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Working knowledge of local, and provincial building codes, construction principles, techniques and procedures, occupational hazards and safety precautions.

  • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

  • Ability to interpret sketches, drawings and other similar material.

  • Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the project team, obtaining and sharing necessary information.

  • Strong organizational skills and understanding of task assignment and schedule.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to work efficiently and effectively within a team.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.

  • Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

  • Working knowledge of critical path method scheduling.

Education and Experience

  • Technical degree/diploma/certificate in the construction industry or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and construction experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience.

  • P.Eng. or CET or NASSCO certification would be considered an asset.

Position will work in both a field and office setting. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Must be available to travel for out of town projects when needed.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees will have access to health, dental, and vision plans, a well-being program, health care spending account, wellness spending accounts, group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, group tax-free savings account, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage, and paid time off.

Temporary/casual employees will have access to group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, and group tax-free savings account.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Windsor

Organization : BC-1656 Water-CA Ontario West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Feb 20, 2024, 10:22:36 AM

Req ID: 240000Q7

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans