construction inspector resume example with 14+ years of experience

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Hardworking Building Inspector adept at identifying repetitive issues and specific construction problems. Enthusiastic about working with project managers, contractors and owners in a collaborative capacity to resolve problems.

Licensed and Certified Building Inspector successful at enforcing codes and zoning requirements using local and [State] state codes. Committed to quality construction at all stages.

Quality-driven [Type] Building Inspector adamant about construction safety. Focused on completing thorough inspections and developing effective remediation plans. Ready to bring [Number] years of experience to support inspection needs at [Company or Department].

Meticulous Building Inspector highly effective at reviewing [Type] construction for compliance with applicable building codes. Methodical and analytical professional with an efficient and thorough approach.

Responsible Building Inspector versed in reviewing construction sites, plans, permits and licenses. Strong history of helping contractors and owners resolve problems with safe and compliant strategies.

Experienced Building Inspector licensed in [State]. Versed in interpreting state and local regulations to complete inspections in a timely manner.

Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Soft skill], [Soft skill] and [Soft skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

  • Permitting expertise
  • Zoning guidelines
  • [Type] codes knowledge
  • License inspections
  • Technical reviews
  • Report creation
  • Correction plans
  • Repair procedures
  • Safety awareness
  • Customer service
  • RFI Scanners
  • Supervision
  • Problem resolution
Education and Training
Addis Ababa University Addis Ababa-Ethiopia, Expected in 07/2005 Associate of Science : Civil Engineering - GPA :
  • CompTIA A+ Technician
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
Dewberry - Construction Inspector
Atlanta, GA, 10/2017 - Current
  • Read and interpreted drawings and assessed construction against plans.
  • Evaluated whether work was in accordance with all applicable city, state and federal guidelines, as well as applicable discipline-specific codes.
  • Documented violations and issued documentation such as stop work orders to contractors or owners.
  • Performed inspections of current construction, refurbishment and repair projects.
  • Gave information about methods and materials to correct problems and bring construction in compliance with ordinances and codes.
  • Noted recurrent issues and worked with contractors to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Completed investigations into complaints, incidents and accidents at work sites.
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge of inspection techniques, codes, ordinances and regulations.
  • Conducted inspections of buildings, equipment and grounds for deficiencies, including potential health, safety and code violations.
  • Re-evaluated commercial and residential constructions with previous failed inspections.
  • Checked site permits and licenses of operating contractors.
  • Filed and submitted reports detailing finding and any actions taken.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Improved customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Performed site evaluations, customer surveys and team audits.
Hitt - Site/Office Engineer
San Antonio, TX, 08/2005 - 08/2015
  • Managed [Type] submittals and reviews and to progress project development schedule.
  • Supervised administrative staff for $[Amount] [Type] and [Type] projects, overseeing workflows, [Task] and [Task].
  • Inspected work sites and monitored schedules, budgets, and project plans.
  • Diagnosed and repaired mechanical and electrical system malfunctions.
  • Coordinated and reviewed all project design submittals.
  • Liaised with members of [Type] department to obtain approval of [Type] plans.
  • Prepared bid packets containing important information such as project drawings, blueprints, and specifications.
  • Reviewed contractor quantities and estimates while monitoring construction progress and leading technical issues meetings.
  • Prepared project records, including field progress, field conditions, and equipment usage.
  • Coordinated communication between property owners, consultants, and external agencies.
  • Utilized diverse laboratory tools, techniques and equipment to synthesize nanomaterials.
  • Researched nanotechnology processes and systems, integrated optimal strategies and performed tested solutions.
  • Wrote thorough and well-organized proposals for submission to companies, securing more than $[Amount] funding for projects in [Timeframe].
  • Supervised team of [Number] engineers in large facility, answered questions and provided insight into job tasks, greatly enhancing productivity and performance.
  • Complied with all hazardous materials federal, state and local safety standards and regulations to protect personnel, equipment and facilities.
  • Participated in projects focused on using nanotechnology and nanomaterials to design energy systems with reduced environmental impact.
  • Delivered strong presentations highlighting nanotechnology research to share information with stakeholders, fellow engineers and general public.
  • Performed site evaluations, customer surveys and team audits.
  • Achieved cost-savings by developing functional solutions to [Type] problems.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Supported [Type] department by compiling paperwork and taking detailed meeting minutes.
  • Earned reputation for good attendance and hard work.
Wastequip - Site Engineer
Mount Sterling, KY, 06/1997 - 02/1998
  • Resolved unexpected technical difficulties and communicated solutions with clients and representatives.
  • Provided technical advice to project workers to apprise of issues and implement proactive solutions.
  • Wrote technical reports documenting project progress and specifications.
  • Established new preliminary analysis procedures for topographical and hydrological factors.
Salini Costruttori - Draftsman
City, STATE, 11/1996 - 05/1997
  • Trained [Number] new hires or transfers on standard drafting disciplines and on specific company standards.
  • Networked within community to generate and develop potential sales leads.
  • Created precise and functional mechanical, electrical and conceptual drawings in [Program], employing accepted drafting practices.

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School Attended

  • Addis Ababa University

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  • Construction Inspector
  • Site/Office Engineer
  • Site Engineer
  • Draftsman


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