• Walnut Creek, CA, USA
  • Full Time

Join Our Team and Build Your Future.  

About the Opportunity  

Covello, a Psomas company, has opportunities for experienced Construction Inspectors for various water/wastewater projects throughout the bay area and central coast regions of California.  This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral member of an established team that has successfully delivered many water, wastewater and recycled water projects in the region. Learn more about our water engineering services and projects here.

As a member of our construction inspection team you will:

  • Provide daily site inspections to verify compliance with approved plans, specification and codes
  • Coordinate in the field with clients/owners, consultants, contractors, designers and regulatory agencies
  • Measure and record pay quantities
  • Track and record disputed work and/or change order work
  • Assist with monthly pay estimates
  • Labor compliance
  • Prepare daily reports
  • Review the Contractor's schedule
  • Assist the Contractor in planning for and scheduling of required inspections
  • Coordinate 3rd-party special material testing inspections
  • Review and provide input on potential change order issues
  • Maintain project records
  • Take daily photographs

If you are looking for an opportunity to build your future in an environment that fosters collaboration, teamwork and innovation we want to hear from you. 


  • Minimum of 5 years' experience required in civil infrastructure construction and water/wastewater treatment facilities.
  • Familiarity with the public works contracting process a plus.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills.
  • Ability to interpret construction plans and specifications to confirm compliance of the construction work.
  • Requires a working knowledge with Microsoft Office Word and Excel.
  • Inspection certificates (ICC, NACE, Welding, etc.) is preferred.
  • Must be able to work on-site in a construction trailer or building where exposure to heights, ability to walk on uneven surfaces, stand, climb ladders, crawl, stoop, enter confined spaces, tolerate heat, cold, dirt, odors, wastewater, chemicals and other construction hazards that may exist. 


Psomas, an employee owned firm, offers excellent opportunities for advancement, competitive salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, dental, prescription drug and vision coverage
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Flexible and alternative work schedules
  • Paid time off (PTO) and paid holidays
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Company-paid short and long-term disability
  • Professional development and licensing reimbursement
  • Performance and career development programs

About Us

Dedicated to balancing the natural and built environment, Psomas provides sustainably engineered solutions to public and private clients across the Western United States. As a full-service consulting engineering, environmental, construction management, and survey firm, Psomas helps clients create value and deliver complex projects. Psomas' staff of more than 500 employees provides services in the transportation, water, site development, and energy markets from offices throughout California, in Arizona, and Utah, visit  

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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