Construction Inspector (Iowa)

Quigg Engineering Inc. (QEI) is a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm servicing both private and public sectors in Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Iowa, Indiana, and Florida. We are a certified DBE/WBE community-oriented consulting firm specializing in design, planning, surveying, structural analysis, construction inspection and environmental studies for state DOTS, tollway, municipalities, utility companied including residential, commercial, and industrial development projects. We pride ourselves in providing top-tier solutions for our clients by offering expert solutions and innovative strategies to advance our client’s objectives. We are seeking a dynamic Construction Inspector to join our team on a full-time basis.

QEI has a dynamic, collaborative, and rewarding environment and provides the flexibility to balance your personal and professional life. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including flexible work schedule, bonus plan, matching 401K, affordable health, dental, and vision coverage, and paid life insurance and more.


  • Minimum 3-5 years of construction inspection in roadway or bridges projects, preferably with IowaDOT
  • High school Diploma or GED required
  • Working Knowledge of DOT Road and Bridge Specifications, Road and Bridge Standards, Construction Manual, and Inspector Manual
  • IowaDOT Materials Certifications (HMA, PCC, Aggregate)
  • Proficient in applying standard testing techniques and procedures for the verification of material
  • Ability to read and interpret complex plans, specifications, and shop drawings
  • Ability to multitask on fast – paced construction projects
  • Ability to assist to prepare final construction documents for project close- out
  • Ability to coordinate with contractors, clients, and staff, communicate effectively with all parties and good interpersonal skills
  • Experience with ICORS or CMMS software application preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft and Excel


  • Work under the direction of Resident Engineer.
  • Daily inspection efforts on complex and diverse projects that require experience in the construction of roadways and bridges.
  • Verify the implementation of contract documents.
  • Produce thorough inspection reports and maintain detailed records of work performed.
  • Produce and maintain punch list.
  • Perform mid-level complexity mathematical calculations.

QEI is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.