Construction Inspector Tech VI-1 in Tampa, FL at PAE

Date Posted: 1/25/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Tampa, FL
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Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Construction Inspector Tech VI-1


Responsible for construction inspections at MacDill AFB, FL. 

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Serves as construction representative, responsible for monitoring the contractor’s quality control and inspection program for construction of various facilities and infrastructure.
  • Works with engineers, architects, and technicians to help solve technical issues during design and ensures constructability is a major factor in solutions.  Reviews plans and specifications for clarity, completeness, and the ability to construct in accordance with applicable codes and permits.
  • Helps coordinate Pre-construction meetings with the 6th Contracting Squadron to include all interested parties to discuss scheduling, mission impacts, safety, relocation of occupants and any other concerns.  Attends conference; briefs on contract plans/specifications and special requirements; answers questions regarding construction.
  • Reviews and approves contractor progress schedules.  Ensures that schedule is accurate, reasonable, in proper format, correctly sequenced, and that costs are properly allocated.  For projects inspected for Air Force (AF) Contracting, contractor progress schedules will be reviewed and approval recommended to the AF.
  • Reviews contract submittals, requests for information (RFI’s), and shop drawings.  Ensures that submittals and RFI responses comply with the Performance Work Statement.
  • Inspects work in progress, ensuring materials and work procedures conform to contract specifications and design drawings. 
  • Inspects work daily, ensuring materials and work procedures conform to safety standards, contract specifications and plans.  Collects photos of project activity and completes an AF 1477 filing the same into the project file.  Review and approve contractor’s weekly progress reports (PR’s).  Record actual percentage of work complete and accepted; essential for progress payments.
  • Update status of projects in Air Force and company management systems.
  • As customer requests or unforeseen conditions arise during construction not included in the contract, the Inspector will assist the Project Engineer/Architect in preparing modifications to the contract including the Statement of Work.
  • When requested, attends and assists in negotiations of modifications and addendums.
  • Conducts Pre-Final and Final Inspections with the 6th Contracting Squadron and Construction Flight Chief.  Records inspection and follows-up to ensure all corrections are completed.  Completes contract close out of completed construction contracts and submits a Task Order Evaluation to the Construction Flight Chief and AF Coordinator.  Responds to warranty submissions ensuring work is completed and satisfactory.  Closes out Warranty Report and submits to the AF Coordinator.
  • Performs secondary surveillance on projects managed by the Corps of Engineers when assigned and works directly with the Chief of Construction for all outages and shop support requests.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Accountable for:
  • Timely completion and accuracy of all work
  • Working closely and harmoniously with other employees
  • Adherence to Performance Work Statement requirements and company policies
  • Work Conditions:
  • Work is performed indoors and outdoors. Outdoors work is subject to temperature extremes and inclement weather conditions. 
  • Work hours are subject to change with overtime work as needed. 
  • Subject to hazards that may cause personal bodily harm; diseases, cuts, bruises, burns, common colds, influenza, dust, odors, and elevated noise levels. 
  • Tasks may be performed on high elevations, uneven, inclined, hard and soft-carpeted floors, cement structures and surfaces
  • Authorities and Limitations of Authority:
  • As assigned by the Engineering Manager and/or Chief of Construction/MILCON Manager
  • As delegated by the applicable Government Flight Chief, Deputy Director or Base Civil Engineer

  • High School Diploma
  • Minimum of 10-15 years broad experience in construction and construction contracts, preferably in facilities and/or infrastructure
  • Specialized Technical Knowledge (as required)
  • Project management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of generally accepted standards of workmanship in construction/maintenance of facilities, grounds, and infrastructure systems
  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively with personnel at all levels
  • Knowledge of Government contracting terminology and applications
  • Knowledge of environmental permitting requirements (DOH, SWPPP, SWFWMD)
  • Basic knowledge of OSHA regulations
  • Basic knowledge of EM-385
  • Valid Florida driver’s license
  • Ability to walk, climb, bend, etc. as necessary to properly inspect construction projects
  • Ability to work harmoniously with others
  • Must be able to hold a Secret Clearance
  • On-Call 24-7 response with the ability to respond to base emergency within 1-hour


  • Working knowledge of site work, paving, carpentry, masonry, HVAC, plumbing, pipefitting, painting, electrical, and general construction activities
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good administrative skills

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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