Providence – An Engineering and Environmental Firm
  • 12-Jun-2019 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Providence
  • Kenner, LA, USA
  • Full Time

LA DOTD Certified Inspector


Providence, a multidiscipline environmental and engineering consulting firm with corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge seeks a talented individual to assist with inspection related projects in the Kenner area.



  • Serve as a primary inspector for phase or phases of construction in areas of specialization/certification
  • Determine sample requirements for the area(s) of expertise
  • Verify elevations/alignments of construction work for survey
  • Prepare work reports, estimate quantities, and/or calculations
  • Use knowledge of LADOTD procedures, policies, standards and specifications as they relate to the processing of construction-related documents such as partial and final estimates
  • Assist higher-level technicians and the Project Engineers engaged in these tasks.
  • Check technician computations
  • Enter data into an automated computer system
  • Assist with preparation of routine sampling plans and materials audits of construction documentation
  • Evaluate, document and prepare final reports for ride ability acceptance of construction projects
  • Compile data and assist with documentation for the project's stormwater pollution prevention plan




Required Experience

  • High School or enrollment in a Technical College
  • 3 years' experience with an engineering background is preferred
  • Strong consultative, organizational, interpersonal and communication (verbal & written) skills
  • Ability to read engineering drawings maps is preferred
  • Successful candidates will be high energy, a strong decision-maker, and have the interpersonal skills necessary to complete the job ensuring construction is completed accurately per client's specs, and in a timely manner



  • Must have at least one current LA DOTD certification and ability to obtain others within six months
  • Ability to adhere to safety requirements
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 40 pounds and the ability to work at elevated heights
  • Ability to work in hot, cold, or inclement weather conditions
  • Ability to travel with some overnight travel
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to handle multiple and changing priorities
  • Ability to interface with clients and facility personnel
  • Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record


Salary: Commensurate with experience


About Providence: The name Providence, by definition, means "making provisions for the future". Our name highlights the emphasis we place on the future and the roads that will take us there. We aim to provide for our clients long into the future, and accordingly, we maintain their best interests as our focus. Providence's professionals value the relationships we develop with our clients and we think the results of our passion are evident in every deliverable we produce.

    We offer competitive salaries plus bonuses and excellent benefits.

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Health and dental plans
  • Flexible schedules
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • 401(K) with discretionary profit-sharing contributions



Providence – An Engineering and Environmental Firm
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

About Contact Careers Contractors Portals News Resources Legal Environmental Engineering Planning Disaster Technology Staffing Surveying Architecture Support Logo