S&ME, Inc.
  • 11-Mar-2020 to 30-Apr-2020 (EST)
  • Charleston, SC, USA
  • Full Time

S&ME is proud to offer high quality, affordable, comprehensive financial and wellness benefits. The package includes a 401 (k) retirement plan; an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP); medical, dental, life and disability insurance; a full suite of voluntary products; a Flexible Spending Account and an Employee Assistance Program; and paid holiday, vacation and sick time. We also provide employees with an opportunity to further their professional growth through certification training and our Credential Incentive Program.

Position:  Commercial Building Inspector

Requisition Number:  2019-2330-22



S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking a Commercial Building Inspector to join our team in either Columbia or Charleston, South Carolina.



Ability to be registered with the South Carolina LLR Code Enforcement Officer Registration program and OSF/OSE is required. 




  • Review and understanding of local codes, construction plans, and specifications;
  • Documentation of field activities and observations on active jobsites for conformance with (or deviation from) local codes, project plans, and specifications;
  • Daily use of Metafield, and/or other information management systems, for recording of observations.




  • High school diploma/GED required;
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in related construction inspections;
  • Ability to be registered with the South Carolina LLR Code Enforcement Officer Registration program and OSF/OSE is required; 
  • ICC certification in at least one of the following: Commercial Building, Commercial Electrical, Commercial Mechanical, Commercial Plumbing, or Certified Building Official (CBO) required; 
  • Ability to use ladders and/or scaffolding, and work in a commercial construction environment (active jobsites) required;
  • Effective communication skills (speaking, reading, and writing), using the English language, required;
  • An understanding of professionalism and tact, relative to interaction with all members of the design and construction team, including (but not limited to) site laborers, project owners, site superintendents, architects, design engineers, and project managers;
  • Lifting required 40 to 50 lbs.;
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and other information management systems;
  • Willingness to travel out-of-town (typically overnight) for short duration assignments.



This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided.  S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search.  S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.



No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls or walk-ins accepted.



An Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

S&ME, Inc.
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