Construction QA Inspector I

Arlington, VA

Posted: 04/04/2024 Employment Type: Temp/Contract Job Number: real_street-2442 Pay Rate: $72k - $77k

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have an assignment for a Construction QA Inspector I in Arlington, VA, supporting mission critical projects throughout the National Capital Region (NCR). In addition to a competitive salary, this position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The Construction QA Inspector I will be responsible for providing quality assurance inspections as part of the Quality Assurance program.

The responsibilities of the Construction QA Inspector I include:

  • Insuring construction contractor implements effective Quality Management processes to control and deliver quality work that complies with project design, specification and contract documents
  • Researching design specifications, codes, drawings and product information for inspections and preparatory meetings
  • Writing and preparing daily QA reports to document field observations and take effective pictures
  • Supporting the Government in conducting site evaluations, field surveys and site visits to determine constructability and code compliance
  • Working knowledge in the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) 3-Phases of Control

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Construction QA Inspector I include:

  • Bachelor of Science in engineering, architecture or construction management*
  • Five (5) years of related construction experience*
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must be able to pass and maintain a Public Trust Clearance (HSPD-12 fingerprint background check)
  • Knowledge or experience to define, research, understand and recognize quality construction work in the following:
    • Structural concrete
    • Foundation bearing soils preparation
    • Mechanical systems
    • Interior finishes
  • Must be willing to work 25% of time outside normal duty hours to include nights, weekends and holidays as needed to observe contractor work. Additional hours may be required on specific projects

* Additional combinations of education, licensure and experience may be considered, but are subject to government acceptance.


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability

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