Construction Observer

As a Construction Observer at JHA, you are an important contributor to the solutions we provide our clients. You are detailed oriented and good at working with people to find solutions to complex problems. You benefit from being an experienced construction professional who is passionate about seeing the job done correctly on behalf of the client. Here at JHA, you will have the opportunity to provide excellence in service and be part of a great team!

We are a multi-disciplinary engineering, land surveying & environmental consulting firm, with a growing team of professionals in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, and West Virginia. We are a privately owned, debt-free company that is continually working to build relationships with clients to ensure a strong, stable company far into the future. We promote an enjoyable work environment, and we truly care about our clients and each other.

For this role, we expect you to have extensive experience working on large commercial, utility, and residential construction projects using standard construction practices, methods, materials, and equipment. Preference will be given to candidates who have 5 years of construction experience related to water and sewer distribution and collection systems, water and wastewater facilities, sub-grade, concrete and structural construction. In this position, you will be observing work to ensure compliance with regulatory standards as well as project drawings and specifications. You will be observing testing practices and accept testing results and be responsible for daily quantities and measurements for payable items. Completing monthly pay applications with contractors prior to the project leader final review will also be part of your responsibility.

Essential Functions:

  • Observe construction work to ensure compliance with building standards and project specifications
  • Review plans to identify potential conflicts, scheduling and quality control
  • Document observations and compile daily reports, and notify project leader and owner of any issues.
  • Determine the quantity and/or quality of materials
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • NCIET and ACI certifications, encouraged

Overnight travel is required for this position. This position is seasonal with the possibility of Full-Time work. We seek individuals who will have a servant mindset towards our clients and teammates.
The goal of JHA is to provide excellent client-centered service to our customers, with the foundation of Christ-honoring principles characterizing our interactions with each other and our clients. Our one-team in multiple locations mindset provides the framework to utilize our God-given talents and skills to serve our clients and build a cohesive team. To be considered for this opportunity please email your resume to HR@jhacompanies.com

The goal of JHA is to provide excellent client-centered service to our customers, with the foundation of Christ-honoring principles characterizing our interactions with each other and our clients.

Our one-team in multiple locations mindset provides the framework to utilize our God-given talents and skills to serve our clients and build a cohesive team. To be considered for this opportunity please email your resume to HR@jhacompanies.com

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