Welding Inspector - 11245

Baltimore, MD

Welding Inspector - 11245

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Welding Inspector for our Baltimore City office, to work at DC Water Project Site. Be involved in projects with our PM/CM Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.


Your Impact:

Job Description

You will be responsible for determining if a weldment meets the acceptable criteria of the code, standard, specification; and oversee non-destructive testing (NDT).

Welding Inspector responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Ensure weldment meets the acceptable criteria of codes, standards, and contract specifications 

• Handle qualification records

• Oversee non-destructive testing

• Ensure materials are available during testing

• Ensure all safety measures are in-place to avoid potentially catastrophic mistakes    

• Prepare daily reports for construction activity and detail any deficiencies or other problems, and make responsible judgements

• Act as the Owner's agent with regards to the construction process 

• Understand, evaluate and solve construction related field issues                                                                                                                            

• Keep detailed records of contractor’s performance and progress                                                      

• Oversee/Track the technical submittal, shop drawing review and RFI process                                                                                                                                                       

• Evaluate and review contractor schedule and pay applications

• Assist the Project Manager in evaluating the merits of contractor issued change orders and claims                                   

• Review and assess progress of work for compliance with approved construction schedule                                                                                    

• Monitor contractor's Quality Control plan and conformance with project quality requirements

• Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures

Who You Are

Minimum Qualifications:

• High school diploma or equivalent approved diploma          

• 9 years' experience in construction, with welding inspection experience

• Certified Welding Inspector certificate is a MUST  

• Experience with steel polymer tanks welding 

• Experience with field weld testing (NDT) inspection

• Familiar with welding process and procedure

• Familiar with material and weld testing limitations

• Working knowledge of relevant codes and standards                                                                                                         

• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and other technical drawings

• Strong attention to detail and excellent observational skills                       

• Familiarity with the use of variety project control systems such as Contract Manager/Primavera Unifier; for generating daily inspection reports

• Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies         

• Valid driver's license

This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP

Relocation assistance is not available for this position