Gannett Fleming

Construction Field Inspector (Mechanical / Electrical)

Job Locations US-VA-Fairfax | US-DC-Washington D.C. | US-MD-Baltimore
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Company Overview


At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do


Construction Field Inspector (Mechanical/Electrical): This is technical construction inspection work to ensure compliance with plans and specifications involving mechanical, electrical, and/or electronic elements of the projects for the CIP program. The employee is responsible for ensuring that project aspects, for which he/she is cognizant, are completed in accordance with approved plans and specifications along with approved methods and procedures. Employee receives assignments from and reports to the Senior Inspector who, based upon daily contacts, observations and records, evaluates employee's performance as to effectiveness and completeness of preparation for daily duties and success in achieving contractor's compliance with contract technical, workmanship and safety provisions of the contract.


This position will be based out of our Washington, DC, Fairfax, VA or Baltimore office. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma and Technical School Certificate
  • Must possess OSHA 10-hour or OSHA 30-hour certification or the ability to obtain within 3 months of hire
  • Perform daily field inspections of mechanical, electrical and plumbing items related to the construction of exterior mechanical rooms and other facilities.Develop daily field inspection reports and document all MEP inspection work related items.
  • Perform all work as instructed by the on-site construction manager.
  • Able to read construction documents including approved drawings, specifications and all other documents related to the project.
  • Able to communicate effectively with on-site construction managers and provide detailed and accurate reporting of daily inspection task.
  • Inspect work performed by general contractor and subcontractors to verify that work is performed in accordance with contract plans and specifications, approved shop drawings and approved work plans.
  • Prepare written and electronic daily field reports and maintain quality assurance logs detailing work performed, any deviation from plans, unforeseen conditions, and any non-conforming work.
  • Monitor correction of non-conforming work by the general contractor.
  • Assist Office Staff with project controls ie: pay request, submittals, RFI's, O&M's
  • Assist Office Staff with project close out
  • Assist Office Staff with Warranty period ie: identify warranty items, sending warranty notification, documenting warranties, Closing warranty once work is complete 

Life at Gannett Fleming


For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Location: Washington, D.C.
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-time
Internal Requisition ID: 2019-5726


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