Construction/Engineering Field Inspector - 2024 Opportunities

Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada ● Kingston, ON, Canada ● North Bay, ON, Canada ● Ottawa, ON, Canada Req #95
Friday, April 12, 2024

Are you ambitious and looking to make the right move in your career?  Now is the perfect time to join Egis.  Egis is experiencing substantial growth in North America, highlighted by our recent acquisition of McIntosh Perry—now made up of over 1,000 engineers, architects and planners across Canada and the USA. This strategic move underscores our commitment to investing in North America, propelling our expansion to new heights.  


Our values showcase everything we believe in:


A Responsible Company - We care about people, and we care about our impact; acting responsibly wherever we work and whatever we do.  

A People-First Company - This is an environment of mutual respect where every team member matters, no matter who they are. 

A Creative Company - Creativity is in our DNA. This is the fuel that helps us tackle the major challenges of our time.  


The more important question you likely have is: Are we the right company for you?  


Joining Egis is an opportunity to make a valuable, positive impact on the world, while growing and developing as a person. Our culture is very collaborative, and we care about people and our impact.  We take great pride in being responsible for our clients, for each other and for our planet and its people. You’ll work and innovate in an environment where high standards and personal consideration go hand-in-hand. 


Learn more about the exciting opportunity below where you’ll be part of projects renowned for technical excellence, ambition and sustainability!



About the Role
Egis Canada, a recognized leader of Contract Administration (CA), has been providing CA and Construction Inspection (CI) services to municipalities, the Ministry of Transportation Ontario, and private clients for nearly two decades. 

Egis Canada's CA team has evolved to include a multi-disciplinary team of project managers, contract administrators, inspection staff (senior and junior), and other technical support staff. 
Egis Canada's Construction Inspection teams are the “eyes and ears” of the owner.  We consistently deliver construction in a timely and efficient manner, verify the contractor adheres to regulations and contract specifications, and ensure fair compensation is provided for completed work. 

Egis Canada CI teams maintain a detailed daily diary of the contractor’s work, instructions provided, issues encountered, and change management employed.
We are looking to build a strong roster of candidates we can call upon to support our Clients in throughout Ontario with engineering and construction inspection, at all experience levels, during the 2024 construction season.
As a member of our Contract Administration Division, you will be responsible for field inspection assignments for construction sites throughout Ontario. For each project, we strategically select staff based on proximity and required proficiency. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: 
  • Inspecting construction of various projects to ensure compliance with contract documents, quality and safety standards.
  • Interpreting requirements and details of contract drawings and specifications.
  • Identifying and acting on contractual and regulatory infractions.
  • Verifying quantities, preparing progress reports and maintaining documentation.
  • Liaising with contractors and other stakeholders; and
  • Other duties as may be assigned.
  • University degree or College diploma in Civil Engineering.
  • Experience in engineering and construction inspection works.
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and attention to detail skills.
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance. 
  • Ability to work flexible schedules and travel to site locations within the area. 
EXPERIENCE – Junior Inspector
  • 1-3 years related work experience;
  • Registered as EIT with the PEO, if applicable, or OACETT designation as a rcji; or ability to obtain this designation within 6 months;
EXPERIENCE – Senior Inspector
  • 3-5 years experience in structural, watermain, asphalt, and/or grade inspection on MTO or municipal projects; 
  • Demonstrated experience as a Construction Inspector on at least two (2) previous projects;
  • Registered as EIT, if applicable, or P. Eng. with the PEO or OACETT designation as rcsi; or ability to obtain this designation within 6 months

Egis Canada is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients. 


We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 


This role is eligible for a referral bonus in line with the Referral Program.  If you have been referred, please provide the name of the employee who has referred you at the time of your application.

Other details

  • Job End Date Wednesday, June 5, 2024
This posting is inactive.
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  • Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada
  • Kingston, ON, Canada
  • North Bay, ON, Canada
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada