Civil Inspector

Vancouver, BC, Canada Req #64
Monday, September 12, 2022
RAM is a technical consultancy providing Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering and Advisory services across Canada. RAM is searching for a motivated and experienced individual in Vancouver, BC. The successful candidate will be an individual that enjoys a challenging, professional, and dynamic workplace and contributing to the success of a hardworking team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintains an effective working relationship with the Client’s staff, the contractor and other agencies.
  • Monitor the quality of work, identifying deficiencies in materials and workmanship and elevating as necessary.
  • Maintain documentation and photographic record of inspected works, including completion of Daily Inspection Reports.
  • Communicates relevant inspection and project information to the Client’s Project Engineer/ Manager, operations personnel, and other key project personnel.
  • Informs the Project Engineer/Manager of any non-conformance to the contract documents and creates a non-conformance report for tracking.
  • May be required to track cost and schedule data, verify Contractor’s labour, equipment and materials use, and participate in review of Contractor’s change requests or claims.
  • Attend preconstruction meetings and other project meetings as necessary and produce meeting minutes where required.
  • Monitor construction works to ensure compliance with the contract documents, which may extend to any or all part of the work.
  • May take as-constructed field measurements and red-line construction prints for record drawings.
  • May be required to monitor adherence to permit requirements and safety regulations for approved, permitted crossings by inspecting work within a right of way and any third-party work around the Client’s assets including:
    • documenting excavation and inspection activities and working conditions.
    • explain/enforce code compliance and company standards for all permitted work within rights of way and any non-permitted work in proximity to any assets.
  • Abide by RAM’s and Prime Contractor’s safety program and WorkSafe BC Regulations and report unsafe activities.
  • Responding to information requests from site and completing project documentation including ‘as-builts’, calculations and return of data to the client.
  • Provide technical support through all phases of the project.

Ideal Candidate Requirements 
  • Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized Post-Secondary Institute and Registration or eligibility as an EIT with EGBC; or Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or a related field and Registered with ASTTBC.
  • 2+ years of Municipal Civil Infrastructure projects including road and utility; upgrades/replacements, pipeline installations, and erosion and sediment control;
  • The following certifications are preferred: Construction Safety Training, NACE and CWB certification, and Erosion and Sediment Control certification.
  • Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or Civil 3D;
  • Familiar and able to comply with MMCD specifications and local municipal specs and bylaws; and 
  • Experience with projects involving Quality Management, Field Inspection/Engineering, and writing reports.
Why You Should Join RAM 
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Career Planning
  • Extended Health Benefits
  • RAM Intramural teams
  • Office Social Hours
  • Business Casual Environment
  • Quarterly Office Events
  • Office Potlucks
  • Community Involvement Days
  • Quarterly Goal Setting
  • Annual Performance and Salary Reviews

For four consecutive years, RAM has made Canadian Business and Maclean’s Growth 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Ranking Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the Growth 500 profiles the country’s most successful growing businesses.

We encourage applications from all qualified individuals. If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your professional career, please send your resume in confidence to RAM is committed to employment equity and hires based on merit. 

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required Yes
Location on Google Maps
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada