Sr. CEI Inspector - (SOU0001B6)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Florida-Tampa-US FL Tampa - W Cypress Street
  • Jul 24, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description


Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.


Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.


Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our established practice and we have a need for Senior CEI Inspectors to join our teams in Tampa, FL. This person will inspect construction methods and workmanship to ensure that contractors build roadways, bridges, traffic signals and related highway structures in accordance with plans and specifications. Perform work related to transportation engineering activities such as laboratory tests, design data collection, construction record-keeping and traffic control inspection. Employee at this level performs work independently on assignments; however, all unusual issues are referred to the supervisor.


  • Observe and inspect ongoing construction work.
  • Review plans and specifications to ensure that work is in compliance with plans and specifications.
  • The senior inspector will serve the supervisory role and supervise the day to day activities of the inspection staff as well as doing his own inspection tasks. 
  • Daily the senior inspector will review reports from inspection staff and will write a summary report of all construction activities.
  • Complete pay sheets for actual work completed.
  • Conducts laboratory sampling.
  • Inspect barricades and report deficiencies on inspection checklist to ensure compliance with barricade standards.
  • Maintain a daily activity of work in progress and status of completion and discusses construction related problems with supervisor.
  • Records and reports observations including video and digital pictures.
  • Performs other job responsibilities as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience is required
  • At least 5 years of experience in construction inspection for transportation projects is required.
  • Previous experience as a senior inspector is preferred 
  • Required to have and maintain a satisfactory driving record
  • Ability to move up to 50 pounds is required
  • Ability to effectively follow instructions; deal effectively with contractors and public.
  • Ability to read and interpret roadway, structure, and bridge plans and specifications.
  • Some knowledge of construction including material, methods, plans and specifications; associated safety requirements
  • Must have the ability to complete advanced level inspector qualification courses needed including FDOT CTQP classes for Earthwork, Asphalt, Concrete, Advanced MOT, Pile Driving, Drill Shafts, Roadway Lighting, and Traffic Signalization 
  • Perform calculations using algebra, trigonometry and geometry
  • Able and willing to work day or night shifts and/or flexible schedules including weekends as required to support the project requirements
  • Work under exposure to inclement weather conditions
  • Personal computers and applicable programs
  • Promotes and maintains a safe working environment
  • Candidates that are selected will have to pass a mandatory drug screen and the FL Motor Vehicle record will be examined


Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.


At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


Primary Location

: United States-Florida-Tampa-US FL Tampa - W Cypress Street

Job Posting

: Jul 22, 2020, 6:56:07 PM


: Construction



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

US FL Tampa - W Cypress Street 
4350 W Cypress Street, Suite 600  
 Tampa 33607
Capabilities: Transit and Rail