LA DOTD Certified Inspector


The LA DOTD Certified Inspector assists with inspection related projects in the Kenner area.


  • Serve as a primary inspector for phase or phases of construction in areas of specialization/certification
  • Determine sample requirements for the area(s) of expertise
  • Verify elevations/alignments of construction work for survey
  • Prepare work reports, estimate quantities, and/or calculations
  • Use knowledge of LADOTD procedures, policies, standards and specifications as they relate to the processing of construction-related documents such as partial and final estimates
  • Assist higher-level technicians and the Project Engineers engaged in these tasks.
  • Check technician computations
  • Enter data into an automated computer system
  • Assist with preparation of routine sampling plans and materials audits of construction documentation
  • Evaluate, document and prepare final reports for ride ability acceptance of construction projects
  • Compile data and assist with documentation for the project's stormwater pollution prevention plan

Skills and Experience

  • High School or enrollment in a Technical College
  • 3 years' experience with an engineering background is preferred
  • Strong consultative, organizational, interpersonal and communication (verbal & written) skills
  • Ability to read engineering drawings maps is preferred
  • Will possess high energy and have the interpersonal skills and decision-making skills necessary to complete the job ensuring construction is completed accurately per client's specs, and in a timely manner


  • Must have at least one current LA DOTD certification and ability to obtain others within six months
  • Ability to adhere to safety requirements
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 40 pounds and the ability to work at elevated heights
  • Ability to work in hot, cold, or inclement weather conditions
  • Ability to travel with some overnight travel
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to handle multiple and changing priorities
  • Ability to interface with clients and facility personnel
  • Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record

We offer...

  • Flexible hybrid (work from home) scheduling options
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive compensation with bonus potential 
  • Comprehensive benefit program: health, dental, vision; Life/AD&D; voluntary plans
  • 401(K) with discretionary profit-sharing contributions


About Providence

Providence is an employee-owned engineering and environmental consulting firm, and our team of professional engineers and environmental specialists possess unparalleled credentials and decades of experience in solving complex environmental challenges. Providence’s focus is sustained by employing the best people to provide the highest quality services with innovation and integrity as we work closely with biologists, toxicologists, ecologists, geologists, and environmental regulatory specialists to offer an outstanding combination of talent and expertise for both governmental civil infrastructure and industrial development work.

 Providence is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.  All employment decisions at Providence, including hiring, are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, parental status, veteran or disability status or any other protected status.  We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to work environments free of discrimination and harassment. 

Providence Engineering and Environmental Group LLC is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled
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