Inspector Jobs in New York

Ensure structures meet building codes, zoning regulations, and contract specifications. Inspectors examine construction worksites frequently to confirm that they continue to meet legal and contractual requirements. If a project fails to meet these guidelines, inspectors issue a violation notice or stop-work order. They record their findings in daily logs (including photos) and periodic written reports.

Inspectors usually work alone, although they occasionally work in teams for especially large or complex projects. They do, however, need strong interpersonal skills because they continually communicate with clients, superintendents, and other important personnel. Inspectors must also have a strong understanding of building plans, specifications documents, drawings, and design criteria, as they are responsible for reviewing and approving blueprints for proposed ventures.

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Laberge Group based in Albany, New York has opportunities for motivated and talented engineering technicians proficient in construction inspection with experience in water/sewer infrastructure and...

Construction Inspector (Transmission & Distribution)

  • H2M architects + engineers
  • Melville, NY
  • 1 day ago
Prepare reports for area manager on work schedules, planned work, change orders, unusual work or operating conditions, etc....

Construction Inspector

  • Stv Group Incorporated
  • Comstock, NY
  • 21 hours ago
We currently have an opening in Charlottesville, VA for a Construction Inspector in our Transportation & Infrastructure division to work on roadway and bridge construction projects....

Construction Inspector

  • Laland Baptiste
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago
Construction Inspector Laland Baptiste New York, NY Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border Laland Baptiste, LLC is a certified minority and woman owned construction management and...

Civil/Structural Construction Inspector

  • HDR
  • New York, NY
  • 12 hours ago
change orders, verification of work in place quantities for contractor payment applications, coordination of construction work with facility operations and other stakeholders and ensuring the safety...

Construction Inspector & Engineer Civil/Electrical

  • Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants, P.C
  • New York, NY
  • 4 days ago
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Performs construction inspection to observe work in progress on various projects, which may involve highway construction, bridge construction, etc....

Construction Inspector

  • Liro Group
  • Albany, NY
  • 4 days ago
Location: US-NY-Albany Category: Construction Management Overview Ranked among the nation's top 19 Construction Managers by Engineering News-Record, The LiRo Group provides construction management,...

Construction Inspector

  • Greenman Pedersen Incorporated
  • Newburgh, NY
  • 6 days ago
Jobs Construction Inspector at Greenman-Pedersen Inc Search All Jobs Construction Inspector at Greenman-Pedersen Inc in Newburgh, New York Posted in Other about 4 hours ago....

Construction Inspector - Trainee

  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • New York, NY
  • 6 days ago
Parsons is now hiring an Inspector for our rapidly expanding team....

General Construction Inspector

  • New York, NY
  • 6 days ago
We are currently seeking Construction Inspectors to provide project support in our construction management division....

Bridge Inspector Assistant Team Leader Trainee

  • CDM Smith
  • Latham, NY
  • 8 days ago
Bridge Inspector 1-Assistant Team Leader Trainee Job Employer Name:SpiderID: 12773046 Location: Latham, New YorkDate Posted: 7/26/2022 Wage: NegotiableCategory: Engineering Job Code: 31367BR Job Description...

Construction Inspector - Trainee

  • Parsons Corporation
  • Staten Island, NY
  • 9 days ago
Parsons is now hiring an Inspector for our rapidly expanding team....

Construction Inspector

  • Gannett Fleming
  • New York, NY
  • 9 days ago
Minimum Qualifications Bachelors degree in Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management, or equivalent is preferred Experience with water and sewer lines installation; pump station construction...

Engineers & Building Inspectors

  • Brooklyn, NY
  • 13 days ago
Engineers and Building Inspectors (Brooklyn and Queens) Immediate Need for Engineers and Inspectors!...

Construction Inspector

  • STV Group, Incorporated
  • New York, NY
  • 16 days ago
STV is a leading, award-winning professional firm offering engineering, architectural, planning, environmental and construction management services....

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Solar Energy for Engineers, Architects and Code Inspectors
This specialization provides an overview of solar photovoltaics (PV), intricacies of solar system design, and a framework for solar PV project management. Targeted for engineers, HVAC installers,...

Creating Custom Inspectors in Unity

Throughout this Unity tutorial, we'll learn the essentials of using custom inspectors in Unity to give us greater control over how we work with our game components. Software required: Unity...

Implementing Amazon Inspector

Security audits can be time-consuming and complicated. This course will teach you how to implement automated auditing of your EC2 instances in AWS.

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Salary for Inspector Jobs in New York

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Inspectors in New York offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (30.7%)
  • High School or GED (23.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (17.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (11.2%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Inspectors in New York
  • 4-6 years (40.9%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • 10+ years (9.1%)
  • 6-8 years (9.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 8-10 years (4.5%)

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