Lead Construction Inspector

Lead Construction Inspector

Job category: Facility Management

Job Type: Full Time

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Job Description:

Application Link (copy and paste into browser):  https://secure.onehcm.com/ta/KMEA.careers?ShowJob=436381763



KMEA is an environmental, energy, engineering and sustainability (E3S) consulting company providing professional engineering, scientific, and technical services to our clients throughout the United States and internationally.


We are seeking an experienced, full-time, Lead Construction Inspector to oversee and perform inspections of construction projects at Tinker Air Force Base near Oklahoma City, OK.  This position is located on Tinker Airfield Base in Oklahoma.  Working at this location is a requirement for the job.


Responsibilities include:

  • Performing Title II construction inspection and oversight.
  • Providing design review and suggestions for correcting errors.
  • Reviewing material, equipment, and commissioning submittals.
  • Supporting construction contractor Requests-For-Information.
  • Notifying the Contracting Officer (CO) and COR of critical issues that may affect the contract performance and/or human health and the environment.
  • Providing photographs and maintaining daily log of construction activities.
  • Coordinating schedules and work of additional construction inspectors.
  • Performing most assignments independently, but consulting with others and receiving technical guidance on unusual or complex problems.
  • Planning work and meeting deadlines without supervisor action.
  • Following company safety standards and site safety standards.
  • Understanding and adhering to company policies.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field required.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in construction practices, procedures, and testing, including at least three (3) years quality control management of Department of Defense (DoD) construction projects.
  • Experience MUST include DoD airfield pavements
  • Knowledgeable in federal and DoD contracts required.
  • Has completed a Construction Quality Control Management (QCM) course from the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Naval Facilities Command (NAVFAC), or from an approved third-party instructor within the last five (5) years.
  • Candidate must be able to be approved by U.S. Air Force prior to hire.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Knowledgeable in MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook), PowerPoint; familiarity and working knowledge of AutoCAD, or other software is also a plus.
  • Must be approved to work on a DoD installation.
  • Must be an organized, motivated, and detail-oriented team player.
  • Valid driver’s license required and must meet KMEA’s auto insurability requirements.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug test, MVR check and federal government background check.
  • Must prove eligibility to work in the US.
  • Must provide proof of COVID 19 vaccination



Safety: The goal of the KMEA safety team is zero incidents.  In support of this goal, at KMEA safety takes precedence over expediency.

People: We value everyone’s role and collaborate to produce the best results.

Integrity and Ethics: We say what we mean and do what we say.

Outstanding Customer Satisfaction: Outstanding customer satisfaction established our reputation and secures our future.

Innovation: We embrace change as an opportunity, not as a threat.

Profitability Controlled: Sustainable profitable growth allows us to provide financial security for our employees and their families and to give back to the community.


KMEA is a project management, environmental, energy, engineering and sustainability consulting company providing professional engineering, scientific, and technical services to our clients throughout the United States and internationally.  With technical centers throughout the country KMEA’s award-winning services include Major Program Management, Environmental Remediation, Environmental Engineering & Consulting Services, Energy, Engineering (A/E), Sustainability, Staff Augmentation and Third-party Inspection Services.

The goal of KMEA is simple – to provide superior client services and advocacy to cost-effectively manage our clients’ environmental, energy, engineering and sustainability issues.  Since its founding in 1996, KMEA’s outstanding performance is testimony to our commitment and dedication to our customers.

KMEA offers a full range of benefits, including 99% employer-paid medical plan for employees; dental and vision plans; flexible spending account (FSA) for pre-tax medical, dental and vision products and services and dependent care; a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) plan; Company-paid group life insurance; supplemental voluntary term life (VTL) policy with a guaranteed issue benefit; and 401(k) plan with a generous Company match and vesting plan.

Proof of COVID 19 vaccination will be required or an approved accommodation for a disability/medical condition as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

KMEA is a federal contractor and qualified Military Veterans, and other Qualified Protected Class candidates are encouraged to apply.


KMEA is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, hairstyle (including Afros, braids, twists, cornrows and dreadlocks), religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions) sex stereotype, gender identity or gender expression or transgender (including whether or not you are transitioning or have transitioned) and sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, marital status or registered domestic partner status, age (40 and above), military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance or regulation.

Reasonable Accommodation:

KMEA will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities.  A request for a reasonable accommodation may be made at any time during the application or hiring process or while employed KMEA.


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