Construction Inspector (2 Years' Experience)

San Juan, Puerto Rico


MFS is seeking a Construction Inspector to work in our innovative, highly respected, and dynamic consulting firm in the engineering and construction industry. This position is based in our San Juan, Puerto Rico.

This position is not remote. Must be willing to travel within Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and other locations.

The Construction Inspector will be responsible for inspections of the contractor’s work as it relates to the approved construction drawings, safe work plans, and other relevant documents. Inspections will be required on all aspects of the project.

A successful candidate will be a team player who is self-motivated and willing to jump in and assist where needed.

Off shift work and weekend work may be required.


  • Perform daily field inspections.
  • Develop daily field inspection reports.
  • Perform all work as instructed by the on-site construction manager.
  • Able to read construction documents including approved drawings, specifications and all other documents related to the project.
  • Able to communicate effectively with on-site construction managers and provide detailed and accurate reporting of daily inspection task.
  • Inspect work performed by general contractor and subcontractors to verify that work is performed in accordance with contract plans and specifications, approved shop drawings and approved work plans.
  • Prepare written and electronic daily field reports and maintain quality assurance logs detailing work performed, any deviation from plans, unforeseen conditions, and any non-conforming work.
  • Monitor correction of non-conforming work by the general contractor.
  • Coordinate with any required special testing agencies.

Physical Requirements:

  • Continually required to stand, walk, and sit
  • Continually required to utilize hand and finger dexterity
  • Continually required to talk or hear
  • Continually utilize visual acuity to operate office and field equipment
  • Frequently exposed to outside weather conditions
  • Occasionally required to bend, stoop, and kneel
  • Occasionally required to lift and carry items less than 15 pounds


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years of construction experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) and Outlook)
  • Good communication skills (oral and written) with ability to deal well with clients and employees at all levels
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Valid driver’s license and means of transportation
  • Certificate of Good Standing


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both Spanish and English is highly desired

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

About the Company:

MFS is an independent and innovative consulting engineering and construction management firm headquartered in South Plainfield, New Jersey. We share a total commitment to excellence both internally and externally. Externally, we offer clients expertise in site/civil, structural, geotechnical and foundation, survey, geotechnical drilling, and construction management services. Internally, we offer excellent benefit packages to eligible employees that include: Paid Vacation, Sick, and Holidays, Retirement Plan, Medical, Dental, Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Training, and Tuition Reimbursement. MFS is an EEO/AAP Employer.

Notice to Third Party Agencies:

Please note that MFS, which is comprised of MFS Consulting Engineers and Surveyor, DPC, MFS Construction, LLC, MFS Consulting, LLC and MFS Consulting Engineers, CORP does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters, employment agencies, or staffing firms. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to the HR Department or any job sourcing ad of MFS, in the form of an e-mail, fax, or mail will be deemed to be the property of MFS. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a candidate without a previously signed agreement and approved engagement request from MFS' HR Department, MFS reserves the unrestricted right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without incurring any liability (financial or otherwise) to the recruiter, agency, and/or staffing firm.