Summit Design and Engineering Services
  • Pensacola, FL, USA
  • Full Time

Benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, life, short term and long term disability insurance, HSA, medical and dependent care FSAs, 401(k), student loan assistance, paid voluntary/community service leave and tuition reimbursement.

Summit Design and Engineering Services is seeking a CEI Senior Inspector for Construction Engineering Inspections. The candidate should possess the ability to be the sole representative of the client while on site or may work together with others inspecting construction methods and workmanship to ensure contractor constructs improvements in accordance with plans and specifications.


  • Under the general supervision of the Project Administrator perform highly complex technical assignments in field surveying and construction layout including making, and checking engineering computations, inspecting construction work, and conducting field tests
  • Coordinate and manage lower level inspectors
  • Maintain daily reports of inspection work along with detail records of project progress
  • Review Contract documents to verify compliance plans and specifications
  • Coordinate materials sampling and verification testing and verifying sufficient testing has been performed in MAC
  • Coordinate with contractors' staff and effectively communicate with all parties
  • Perform standard mathematical calculations
  • Attend and participate as needed in project meetings

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent plus four (4) years of experience in construction inspection, two (2) years of which shall have been in bridge and/or roadway construction inspection with the exception of Complex Category 2 (CC2) bridge structures or a Civil Engineering degree and one (1) year of road & bridge CEI experience with the ability to earn additional required qualifications within one year
  • Must have supervised two or more inspectors and must have been directly responsible for all inspection requirements related to the construction operations assigned.
  • Working knowledge of mathematics in both algebra, geometry, trigonometry and the ability to apply formulas.
  • Proficient in the use of iPad, Microsoft Office, Outlook, Dropbox, SiteManager, MAC and/or OneDrive.
  • Experienced with FDOT construction inspection and procedures
  • Must possess good interpersonal, coordination and communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work either day or night shifts, weekends and/or flexible schedules as required to support the project requirements
  • Ability to accept assignments requiring extended travel
  • Highly-motivated and able to work independently, use own judgment and make good decisions.
  • Ability to perform required testing and maintain detailed reports
  • Ability to read and interpret roadway, bridge and structure plans, standards and contract specifications
  • Must be able to walk over rough and uneven terrain and be able to stand up to 12 hours a day on occasion.
  • Must have the ability to bend, stoop, kneel and twist, use hands to grasp and arms to reach, to raise hands above head, to sit, climb and balance and to work in confined spaces and heights with adequate vision to perform tasks
  • Must be able to lift and carry up-to 70 pounds, on occasion
  • Ability to work outside in various weather conditions
  • Valid Driver's license with good driving record and ability to drive

Company Overview

Summit Design and Engineering Services is a multi-disciplined design and engineering firm. Established in 1997 and operating as Summit since 2004, we are structured to adapt quickly and offer clients the most current technology, innovative design solutions and comprehensive project management for turn-key delivery. We are passionate about what we do and always pursue excellence for our clients. We are headquartered in Hillsborough, North Carolina and have other offices throughout North Carolina as well as Virginia, South Carolina, Florida and Colorado.

Why Work for Summit?

At Summit, we encourage and support each other in our endeavors. We welcome different perspectives and ensure everyone's voice is heard. We act with integrity and transparency, lead with purpose, and embrace diversity. We promote individual growth and share success with our team and partners. We strive to be integral to the success of the communities we build and invest in community and company events that help our employees and their families feel connected.

We are devoted to developing Summit team members to be the best in the industry because we are passionate about our pursuit of excellence. We offer flexibility and encourage people to have a strong work life balance. We value hard work, having fun, and enjoy spending time together.

We seek individuals that want to help us build a more diverse and inclusive engineering and design community. If you want take your career to the next level, please apply.

Summit Design and Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action. E-verify.

A background check, including a criminal and driving record check, will be performed. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify a candidate. Many factors will be considered when a conviction is present.

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