Construction Inspector:

Freeman Companies is seeking qualified Construction Inspector(s) with experience in Highway/Bridge construction projects for full-time assignments to serve our CTDOT, municipalities and private sector clients.


  • In charge of field inspection and observation of on-site construction activities, maintain daily construction observation forms and daily diaries, writing inspector’s daily reports, interact directly with municipal officials, the Contractor, and CTDOT personnel.


  • 5 to 10 years of related construction inspection experience
  • NICET Level III / IV certification, Highway Construction Inspection
  • CTDOT other major transportation agency project experience performing inspection of structural components (bridges, retaining walls, sign structures), earthwork, concrete and/or asphalt paving construction, drainage and utility construction, highway lighting construction
  • Associates degree in a construction or engineering related field desired but not required.
  • OSHA 10 hour or ability to obtain.
  • Excellent English language skills, written and verbal
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Excel) etc.
  • Familiar with CTDOT’s four book system for record keeping
  • Must be thoroughly experienced with CTDOT Standard Specifications, Standard Sheets, Material Requirements, and MUTCD Standards.
  • Must have extensive bridge and highway construction experience.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including the ability to effectively interact with the client and construction contractor.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must be able to interpret construction plans and contracts.
  • Must show strong computer skills and be comfortable writing concise reports documenting daily activities.
  • Must be a proactive individual to identify problems, and work effectively with the Engineer-of-Record, Contractor, and Owner to seek resolution.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in different weather conditions.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time, walk through rough terrain, and safely navigate construction sites.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have dependable transportation.

Chief Inspectors, Resident Engineers, and Field Inspectors:

We are seeking experience Construction Inspectors of all levels to fill a variety of roles, such as Resident Engineer, Chief Inspector, Field Inspector, etc. on key construction projects.  A minimum of 2+ years of experience. Good reading, writing, computer and mathematical skills are essential for this position. A keen understanding of the CTDOT construction process is required. A PE or NICET II, III and IV or EIT and working knowledge of CTDOT Five Volumes Standard System of recording keeping including CIDD, DWR, CON-40, etc. are desired. Experience with shop drawing and submittal reviews, measurement and payment responsibilities a plus. NETTCP and ACI, etc. certifications needed.