• Landscape Inspector

    Job Locations US-FL-Southport (CM)
    # of Openings
    Job Level
    Entry Level
  • The Opportunity

    We are seeking a Landscape Inspector for the Transportation-Construction Management (T-CM) Practice in the Panama City, FL area. 


    As a Landscape Inspector, you will monitor the contractor’s on-site construction activities and inspect materials to ensure compliance with plans, specifications, and other contract documents. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication skills, be a team player, is enthusiastic, motivated, honest, and dependable. Responsibilities include but are not be limited to:

    • Maintain detailed records of the contractor’s daily operations
    • Monitor the erosion control plan and identify discrepancies and potential issues
    • Track/measure completed work quantities for payment
    • Plant identification, classification, and grades and standards for nursery plants as established by the manual “Grades and Standards for Nursery Plants” by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
    • Know methods for landscape and irrigation installation



    • HS Diploma or equivalent
    • Skilled at plant identification, classification, and grades and standards for nursery plants as established by the manual “Grades and Standards for Nursery Plants” by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
    • Knowledgeable of current Florida Department of Transportation methods for landscape and irrigation installation
    • Four (4) years of roadway or commercial landscape construction and/or maintenance experience
    • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications and contract documents
    • Valid Driver's License
    • Must have a good driving record
    • Must obtain any required certifications and pass appropriate qualifications tests for the position in specified time frames
    • Ability to sit, stand, climb, bend, twist or stoop frequently and for prolonged periods 
    • Ability to reach horizontally as well as vertically for required tasks
    • Ability to use construction or inspection safety equipment including fall protection
    • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds


    Preferred Certifications/Credentials:

    • Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association (FNGLA) Landscape Technician Certification; plus one (1) year of roadway or commercial landscape construction and/or maintenance experience, or a degree in a related field; plus one (1) year of roadway landscape construction and/or maintenance experience.
    • Florida Stormwater, Erosion, and Sedimentation Control Training and Certification for Inspectors and Contractors
    • Nuclear Radiation Safety
    • Critical Structures
    • OSHA 10 Hour


    If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply. 



    The Team

    While RS&H was founded in 1941, we have been providing construction management services as one of our primary business practices since 1984.  RS&H’s Transportation-Construction Management Practice serves numerous state departments of transportation, mobility/transportation authorities, turnpike/toll authorities, rail/port authorities, municipal/county governments, and private clients throughout the United States. Our Construction Engineering and Inspections (CEI) teams as well as our Construction Management teams are industry leading experts who provide a full range of construction engineering, program management, specialized testing, and inspection services from the preconstruction phase through maintenance and operations.  By joining our team, you too can provide unique expertise in the full life cycle of transportation delivery, and lead the evolution of transportation.

    The Company

    RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space.  We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.  With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms.  We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


    An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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