Urban Engineers, Inc. Senior Special Inspector in New York, New York

Voted as a Top Workplace in the Delaware Valley, and Best Place to Work in New York and Pennsylvania; Urban has emerged as an engineering, construction management, and scientific leader since its inception in 1960. The vision of our founders, shared and enhanced by a new generation of ownership, carries us to great accomplishments and allows us to achieve, and often exceed, the goals of our assignments and the expectations of our clients. By providing innovation, technical excellence, and on-time performance, we create value for a proud Urban Engineers' family.

Position Description:Urban maintains a highly active and rapidly growing Special Inspection business in both New York City and Philadelphia. This position will be responsible for performing or witnessing special inspections on New York City construction projects; such as parks, mid to high rise buildings, commercial, public, academic, and healthcare facilities. Candidate will be required to prepare reports on inspection activities, file documentation and complete required Technical Report forms in accordance with New York City Building Codes. The candidate will be responsible for supervising Special Teams, including review of technical performance, scheduling of inspection activities and client relations. Candidate will assist in the preparation of proposals and other business development activities.

Job Requirements:The ideal candidate should have 10 years relevant experience as a construction or special inspector on progressively complex building/facility projects, preferably in New York City. Candidate must have a High School diploma. A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Architecture is preferred. Candidate should have the following certifications and/or be able to obtain them within three months of hire; ICC Structural Steel and Bolting; ICC Structural Welding; NICET II Fire Protection and Fire Alarm Systems; ICC Mechanical, ACI Special Inspector, and AWS-CWI. Candidate shall be familiar with NYC DOB Energy Code, Fire-Stopping Inspections and Sprinkler System Inspections. Candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.


Core Benefits

  • Medical/Prescription

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life Insurance/Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Short Term/Long Term Disability

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

Financial Benefits

  • 401K

  • Direct Deposit

Work/Life Benefits

  • Vacation

  • Holidays

  • Personal Days

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Career Development

  • Certification Bonus