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Construction Inspector

HB Engineering, Inc. (HBE) is currently seeking Construction Inspectors (TA, TCI, TCIS, TCM) for PennDOT, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and Municipal highway, facility & bridge projects throughout Pennsylvania.


Ideal candidates will have construction experience including roadway and structure, construction methods, materials, coatings inspections, knowledge of Pennsylvania standards and specifications.


HBE also hires those with related experience such as contractor, military and surveyor experience.



  • High school diploma, GED, or post-secondary education

  • Read, write, and understand plans and direction given in the English language

  • Ability to do basic math computations for length, area, and volume.

  • Maintain a valid driver's license with a favorable motor vehicle report (MVR) for final consideration

  • Basic computer skills with the ability to create and edit Microsoft Word and Excel documents, create Outlook emails and utilize SharePoint and Microsoft Teams to communicate with other team members

  • Able to stand for approximately 3 hours minimum a day up to 8 hours

  • Able to work night shift

  • Able to traverse a construction job site consisting of uneven ground varying in height and consistency of material, with a variation of elevation 19\" or less (mud, gravel, rutted ground, etc.)

  • Able to climb and leave a ladder to a platform varying from 6' to 20'

  • Able to wear and operate personal fall arresting apparatus, and work at a height 6' or higher

  • Able to wear HBE required PPE, i.e., hard hats, safety vest, work boots, safety glasses/goggles, and/or masks while working


The following certifications are desirable but not required:

  • BS Civil Engineering

  • NICET Level 2 or higher in Transportation/Highway Construction

  • NECEPT Bituminous field certification

  • ACI/PennDOT Concrete field technician certification

  • Troxler

  • NACE Coatings

  • OSHA

  • PennDOT/PTC CDS certification

  • ECMS experience

  • OSHA 10-Hour certification


Responsibilities may include:

  • Perform transportation construction inspections

  • Night work

  • Research PennDOT plans & publications prior to conducting inspections

  • Write daily reports

  • Document contractor's billable work progress

  • Ensure materials are procured from approved suppliers

  • Complete documentation of materials, labor compliance, safety, processing estimates, work orders, and adjustments



  • Medical insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision care insurance

  • Life and AD&D insurance

  • IRA, with company match

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Short-term and long-term disability


EEO Statement:

HB Engineering, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  

Survey Party Chief

HB Engineering is looking for a motivated individual to join our growing survey department. Interested candidates must have excellent communication skills, strong work ethic and the ability to work well alone and as part of a team. Applicants must show strong attention to detail and be willing to work outside in various weather conditions. In some cases, travel and overnight stays will be necessary depending on project location.

As a Survey Party Chief, you will work under the direction of the survey manager to perform boundary surveys, obtain field topography and as-built data, and perform construction stakeout.


  • 2 years minimum of relevant experience

  • Ability to communicate with Survey Manager and Project Managers.

  • Knowledge of conventional and GPS survey equipment, software, and data collectors.

  • Supervise and perform field surveys and calculations for boundary, control, topographic, and construction projects.

  • MicroStation and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D experience a plus.

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Willingness to travel out of town with overnight stays.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Health insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Retirement plan

  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday


  • Land surveying: 1 year (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)

  • Surveyor License (Preferred)