Chief Inspector

Connecticut / full-time / CON-23-00003

Are you ready to be part of a dynamic team working on high-profile projects in the transportation industry? Our growing team has an immediate opening for a Chief Inspector in BETA’s Connecticut construction practice. The ideal candidate must be a driven, enthusiastic, organized, detail-oriented, and ready to move to the next stage of their career.

About the Organization:
BETA Group, Inc., a multi-office engineering, landscape architecture, and planning firm, was established in 1982 and has grown to become a regional leader in the fields of transportation/traffic engineering and planning, civil/site engineering, structural engineering, water/wastewater engineering, landscape architecture, urban design, & planning, GIS/asset management, environmental sciences, and construction services. BETA has offices in Lincoln, RI; Boston, Norwood, Worcester, and Chicopee, MA; Hartford, CT; and Manchester, NH; and employs a staff of engineers, scientists, planners, landscape designers, technicians, and construction managers.

Job Summary:
The Chief Inspector will play a large part in strengthening our service to an expanding New England client base by providing a key role in the development of projects, while overseeing and mentoring less experienced staff. Collaboration within and between multiple disciplines in the company is a requisite key to our collective success.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Report to, accept and fulfill all orders, directives, and interpretations of the plans, specifications and special provisions as given directly or indirectly by the Project Engineer
  • Perform field inspection, including confirming the work is performed in accordance with the contract documents
  • Measure quantities for payment
  • Prepare required project documentation, including daily reports, and entering data into project records
  • Mark up record set of drawings of any changes to the plan made it the field
  • Keep track of time (labor and equipment) and materials for potential change orders
  • Perform all administrative tasks associated with the construction project, including but not limited to the preparation of all correspondence, construction orders, payment estimates, reports and project-related local, State and Federal forms

 Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Considerable knowledge of highway and/or bridge construction practices and procedures
  • Ability to prepare correspondence, reports and recommendations concerning construction issues
  • Demonstrated ability to deal effectively with others
  • Supervisory ability
  • Ability to establish and maintain project records

Education and Experience:

  • Connecticut PE, CCM, EIT or NICET HCI Level IV
  • Minimum experience: Field – 4 years; Supervisory – 2 years
  • ACI Concrete Field-Testing Technician certification preferred
  • NETTCP HMA Paving Inspector certification preferred
  • NETTCP Concrete Inspector certification preferred


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans with generous company contributions
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Professional Development
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) -100% Employee-Owned Firm

BETA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age or any other characteristic protected by law. BETA does not sponsor Visas. Applicants must be eligible for employment in the United States of America.

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