Reichhardt & Ebe Engineering Inc.

Reichhardt & Ebe Engineering, Inc. (R&E) is seeking a full-time seasonal Civil Construction Inspector to assist in the inspection and construction management of municipal transportation and utility projects, on a project by project basis.



  • Competitive pay; $30.00 to $58.00/hour based on starting experience
  • A relaxed and friendly office atmosphere
  • Project diversity
  • Work/life balance
  • Bonuses averaging 3 to 6% of employee wages
  • Company retreats
  • Training opportunities
  • Upward mobility opportunities



Our firm has provided engineering services in the northwest Puget Sound for the past 30 years. We’re a small civil engineering firm of about 25 employees located in beautiful Whatcom County – a hub for outdoor activities nestled between the Cascade Mountains and the San Juan Islands.  Our office is 12 miles from Bellingham, 100 miles north of Seattle, and 50 miles from Vancouver, Canada.  We love where we live and work, and we think you will too!



R&E specializes in municipal design engineering and construction management for local agencies.  We focus on building long lasting client relationships and quality products. We are proud of the work we do and enjoy seeing our projects translated from paper to reality. Our employees are able to participate in all stages of the project from concept to design, and through construction. Our projects are diverse, ranging from roadways to utilities to bridges to parks and pedestrian trails, and range in value from tens of thousands to tens of millions of dollars.



The Civil Construction Inspector is a member of the R&E construction management team and works closely with the project engineers, project managers, R&E Principals, technical and administrative staff, as well as Contractors and Client representatives.  The Civil Construction Inspector is responsible for the oversight of construction for municipal and private infrastructure projects and assisting with construction contract administration.  Work includes field and office tasks, monitoring construction activities, monitoring and reviewing of construction documentation for compliance with technical and contractual requirements, documentation of all aspects of construction, as well as communicating with Clients, Contractors and office staff.

For full job description, please click here: Civil Construction Inspector


QUALIFICATIONSMinimum Education and Experience Requirements

  • Working knowledge of civil construction methods, materials, standards and specifications.
  • Abilities and familiarity with computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal in English) and interpersonal skills with the ability to function as a productive team member.
  • Be self-directed and self-motivated.
  • Possess planning and organization skills with the ability to manage time appropriately.
  • Practical analysis and problem solving abilities.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Flexibility and ability to adjust to changing demands and to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • High School Diploma or its equivalent.
  • Possess a Washington State driver’s license.

Candidates should be Client and quality-focused, organized, motivated, and possess the ability to read and interpret contract plans and specifications. Prior, civil or capital project inspection, civil construction, and civil consulting experience is a bonus.



Does this position sound like a good fit for you?  If so, please complete the Job Application Form (click here: Job Application Form) and submit it with your resume and cover letter to

Open until filled.

Reichhardt & Ebe is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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