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BHC RHODES Construction Technician I in Overland Park, Kansas

Overview

This Construction Inspector role is an entry-level position and is a great opportunity for someone who has an interest in building a career in the construction industry with limited experience. The role is responsible for supporting the Public Works segment in delivering above standard and within budget projects within the agreed upon timeline.

We're looking for the kind of people that our customers want to work with.Providing the level of service we're committed to takes great talent. That's why we promote a progressive work environment with constant growth opportunities. We position our customers for success by positioning our employees for success. Our open work environment encourages communication, collaboration and coordination. You will be challenged in the fun environment and encouraged to provide solutions and feedback.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Input of data into pre-written computer programs

  • Operation of computer and runs reports or calculations

  • Able to interpret construction plans and specifications

  • Observe construction operations on various sites to assess conformance to plans and specifications

  • Perform construction materials testing

  • Communicate effectively with other staff, contractor personnel, and client representatives

  • Participate in technical training sessions and achieve various certifications associated with construction inspection, as well as renewing help certifications

Qualifications

Experience:

  • Prior experience with construction inspection or construction trades is a plus

  • Interested to learn of federal, state, and local codes and ordinances, building codes, construction materials (such as); soil, concrete, rebar layout, masonry, steel, etc. relevant to projects involving roadway/paving, pipe-lines, renovations, bridge, tunnels, drainage, and materials verification/design.

  • Must be able to set up, track, file, and organize client emails and communications for project backup

Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and Outlook.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively at all levels.

  • Well organized and demonstrated interpersonal relations skills

  • Ability to lift 50+ lbs on a regular basis

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED required.

  • KS DOT Inspection certification is a plus.

  • NICET certification is a plus.

  • Additional studies in engineering, drafting, survey, and/or construction management helpful.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job LocationsUS-KS-Overland Park

Posted Date3 weeks ago(4/22/2021 11:54 AM)

ID 2021-1215

Category Engineering

Type Regular Full-Time

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