Senior Field Installation Inspector-NYC, NY

New York, New York
21 Jun 2016
14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Help our communities stay on the move by providing field installation inspection support for our client's transit and rail projects and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.

CH2M is currently seeking a Senior Field Installation Inspector for our New York City team, in this role you will be part of an elite team of professionals focusing on Transit and Rail projects. As with all of our positions, this position is an entrepreneurial role in which you will be able to leverage CH2M and our more than 3000 rail experts globally to your ultimate success.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide on-site inspection of construction projects to determine conformance with contract specifications to support engineers or related professionals engaged in the planning, management or supervision of construction inspection services
  • Witness and inspect construction work related to electrical/civil/mechanical/signal/ATC field and room equipment installation
  • Prepare daily inspection reports, identifying variances to planned work and report problems and issues to supervisor
  • Verify that all installation and construction activities are compliant to the approved project drawings and approved work plans
  • Monitor contractor resources for compliance to property and agency safety requirements including track safety, flagging, requests for track access, communication and personal protection equipment
  • Attend job briefs, ensure work plan requirements and resources are in place prior to start of work
  • Coordinate with multiple contractor crews, work trains, work vehicle operators, peer inspectors and supervisor as required to ensure safe working conditions for site crew
  • Perform inspection of installation work for Signal and Communications equipment, cable laying, cable pulling, cable duct banks, bungalows, rooms, wayside cases, junction boxes, fiber distribution boxes, etc
  • Perform inspection of installed equipment such as signals, track circuits, switch machines, wayside cases, junction boxes, bungalows, cables, cable support equipment, conduits, communication access points, fiber distribution panels in an operating railroad environment
  • Perform inspection of installed civil foundation supports, structure, pedestals, poles as required to support signal, electrical and mechanical equipment on an operating railroad
  • Perform inspection of installed electrical, traction power and utility power equipment on an operating railroad
  • Coordinate with multiple disciplines in a railroad and transit environment such as electrical/ traction power department, track department, civil structures, mechanical ,quality, safety, m maintenance and Operations during field installation work to ensure correct installation
  • Provide daily interface and coordination with signal construction contractor(s)
  • Be flexible and provide coverage of 8 hour shifts during day or night and weekends
  • Prepare and submit summary and daily reports as needed on Construction/ Inspection activity
If you're up for the challenge, we've been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
  • Candidate should have performed the role of field inspector on large, complex signal/communications/traction power construction projects on an operating transit system/railroad for a minimum of 15 years
  • Ability to demonstrate familiarity on construction and installation best practices, local codes and AREMA & AAR standards
  • Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of and familiarity with wayside signal equipment, traction power/electrical/utility equipment on rail/transit/transportation agencies in North America
  • Ability to demonstrate familiarity with construction and installation drawings for signal/communications/electrical work related to rail and transit projects
  • Have familiarity with FRA, AAR, AREMA and typical railroad and transit agency requirements, compliance criteria and approval process
  • Have a thorough knowledge of rail and transit safety practices for working on track

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
  • Experience with NYCT, LIRR, MNRR, PATH
  • Four year degree

At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let's get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Location CH2M, New YorkNew York, NY US
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