Tetra Tech Construction Observer (RPR) - Lansing in Lansing, Michigan

Title: Construction Observer (RPR) - Lansing

Location: United States-MI-US-Lansing

Job Number: 20000000824

Tetra Tech is seeking mid-level Resident Project Representatives (RPRs) to perform Construction Observation on infrastructure construction projects.

Immediate opportunity exists in Mid-Michigan/Lansing area.

We are interested in candidates in the local area.

RPR responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance of daily reports, measurements, calculations and computation of quantities.

  • Ensuring conformance with contract documents.

  • Performance of daily documentation of construction activities, including those of subcontractor activities.

  • Experience with Process, Mechanical, Structural, and other work related to similar projects is preferred.

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—17,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.


The successful candidate must be able to resolve conflicts and provide solutions in a professional manner to the satisfaction of our client. We will require the following of all candidates:

  • High school diploma (Associate's degree in Engineering Technology is desirable),

  • Three to five years of experience in the construction field with water distribution, sanitary collection and road construction operations.

  • Knowledge of engineering plans, specifications, standards, practices and methods is a must.

  • Self-confidence with the ability to communicate effectively with project managers, client staff and contractor's superintendent.

  • Familiarity with MDOT Specifications and pay items.

  • Experience with concrete and HMA placement inspections are desired.

  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft applications.

  • Candidates with surveying and materials testing experience will receive preference.

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies

Job: Construction Services