Construction Inspector (Northern KY)
Louisville, KY  / Lexington, KY 
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Job Description
Construction Inspector (Northern KY)

Construction Inspector (Northern KY) (156373)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for a Construction Inspector to perform construction engineering and inspection duties on the Boone County INFRA Project utilizing KYTC policies and procedures. This includes materials testing and proper reporting and documentation utilizing SiteManger and any other required means. Inspector may be required to be lead inspector on highway and bridge construction projects responsible for all inspection and documentation as well as managing other inspectors. Candidate must be able to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications and be able to identify discrepancies or conflicts within the documents as well as enforcement of these contract documents. Must be able to supervise and manage others.


Required Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent preferred, tech school or college beneficial
  • 3 years of experience inspecting transportation projects required \
  • KYTC experience preferred
  • The following Kentucky Qualified Testers and Laboratories (KQTL) required:
    1. ACI Level I
    2. Aggregate Sampling Technician
    3. Grade Level I Technician
    4. Asphalt Lay-Down Technician
    5. Structural Inspection Level I
    6. KEPSC-RI
  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook), and SiteManager preferred.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of team.
  • Work requires travel to meetings, site visits, and inspections. Shall be licensed to operate motor vehicles in accordance with applicable state law.
  • Local candidates are preferred.


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3+ years
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