Construction Representative
Brighton, MI 
Posted 6 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work!

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don't meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you - don't be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Construction Representative - Brighton, Michigan

Benesch is hiring a Construction Representative to join our talented Michigan team. As a Construction Representative, you will be responsible for the daily inspection and documentation of infrastructure projects including road, water main, and sewer construction. This position will be based out of our Brighton, MI, office.

Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid overtime, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

The successful candidate for this position will be primarily responsible for:

  • Review and assure project supervisor of the adequacy of budget and schedule
  • Follow applicable project procedures
  • Perform construction observation of construction activities
  • Maintain a field book in accordance with project procedures
  • Perform measurements of construction work performed and quantity calculations of pay items
  • Prepare Inspector's Daily Reports and other project documentation as required by the project procedures and as directed by the project supervisor
  • Report to the project supervisor on the progress of work, including technical issues, the status of work remaining to be done, and any noted deficiencies
  • Comply with all project and company safety guidelines
  • Review plans, specifications, and submittals relating to assigned work
  • Provide design or other professional assistance to project managers as assigned
  • Maintain company-owned vehicle or other equipment assigned for use on the project
What You Will Need:
  • BS in Civil or Construction Engineering or in a related engineering curriculum required, EIT preferred
  • 0-5 years of working experience with Michigan DOT/Federal Aid Local Agency is preferred
  • Recent college grads are highly encouraged to apply!
  • Experience working on field projects desired
  • Experience utilizing ArcGIS, Microstation, and Geopak, and/or AutoCAD is desirable
  • Excellent communication and intrapersonal skills
  • Strong organization and ability to perform services efficiently and within budgets and schedules
  • Ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment
  • Good driving record and valid driver's license

Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
0 to 5 years
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