EMH&T has the projects everyone is talking about, world-class experts down the hall, and an award-winning employee-focused culture. With us, you have an exceptional opportunity to make an impact on the communities we serve, as well as your career and your life.


EMH&T is currently looking for a Senior Resident Project Representative to join our team in Columbus, OH. This position will monitor the work of contractors to ensure quality control and contract compliance primarily for public/private projects. The individual will oversee, inspect and monitor contractual field work which includes excavations, drainage facilities, road surfaces, water line installation and sanitary sewer piping and structures; schedules work and inspection phases with contactor and agency personnel; advises contractors of violations/deviations and recommends adjustments to operations; serves as liaison between the client and EMH&T; maintains project records which includes daily logs, materials notebooks, photos, as-built and/or pay quantity records; and performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications include experience in construction related activities, including experience in the inspection of state, county and public construction projects, past experience must involve CIP projects. Knowledge of construction practices and techniques, engineering terminology, principles and techniques of civil engineering including materials testing, surveying and plans review and knowledge of materials used in construction projects. Other combinations of experience, education and registration may be substituted.

Registration with the ACIA preferred.


Key competencies necessary for success in this position include:

  • Observation & measurement techniques.
  • Attention to detail, organizational and follow up capabilities.
  • Mathematical skills, e.g. averages, percentages, ratios, proportions, logarithms, geometry.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communications.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills.
  • Cooperation and adaptability.
  • Appreciation for safe work procedures.

All EMH&T field personnel are subject to our safety-sensitive testing program. This means that your name will be placed in a pool for random screenings after your program training is completed. Details of the program are available to you prior to acceptance of the offer.

Physical Demands
  • The ability to work out doors all year in all types of weather conditions and exposed to dust and allergens 6-7 hours during the workday.
  • The ability to walk and stand for the majority of the workday.
  • The use of portable electronic office equipment.
  • The ability to walk on rough terrain, climb a ladder, and cross over construction debris.
  • Intermittent bending and squatting are required while examining various construction materials and observing construction site operations.
  • Capable to wear head protection while on a construction site and hearing protection when working near heavy highways and/or construction noise. Capable of wearing clothing appropriate for the weather. No short pants allowed.


EMH&T offers a generous benefit package to all full-time employees that includes medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, medical & dependent care FSAs, paid vacation, sick and personal leaves, paid community service time off, paid parental leave, 401(k) with match, company paid life insurance, a wellness reimbursement, an employee recognition program and bonus eligibility.

Must be authorized to work in the United States. EMH&T currently does not sponsor work visas.

Position Location: 5500 New Albany Rd., Columbus, OH 43054