Ghafari Jobs


Job Information

Ghafari Construction Field Representative in Lansing, Michigan


*Note- this position is located on-site at the GM/LG/Ultium battery facility site in Lansing, MI. The position is confirmed for 24 months, beginning August 1, 2022, but could be extended.

General Summary:

The Construction Field Representative, represents the Owners in all aspects of construction including Quality of Process, Quality of Product, and Documentation. The Construction Field Representative is responsible for ensuring that the design and engineering is being implemented on-site appropriately, and that the construction work is carried out in accordance with QA, safety, environment programs, guidelines and regulations as applicable.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Answer RFI's and assist with Shop Submittal processes

  • Witness inspection of installation, testing and commissioning per project quality requirements.

  • Monitors and documents, with photographs and written reports, the work in progress on site for facility projects during construction, commissioning, final acceptance, and post-construction phases in accordance with approved plans, specifications, and the project schedule.

  • Provide reports to the Construction Lead on all site matters, including third-party inspections, progress field changes, safety concerns and causes for delay.

  • Maintain job site files, documents, reports, daily logs and prepare daily activity reports for the site Construction Lead.

  • Liaise with the General Contractor’s Quality and Environmental team and attend construction meetings as required.

  • Review construction documents and shop submittals as needed.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering field preferred or related work experience

  • Professional Registration preferred


  • 5 years of experience with construction and the administration of construction contracts

  • Safety training preferred

  • Fall Protection training preferred


  • Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Schedule, AutoCAD, eBuilder, and Revit experience preferred

  • Excellent communication and written skills


Ghafari is a global engineering, architecture, process design, consulting, and construction services firm driven to understand and meet the distinct needs of every client. For nearly forty years, we have taken a personal approach to highly technical projects in complex markets. By blending insight with technological innovation, we help clients elevate their efficiency, sustainability, and impact.

Our full-service, in-house team works together to meet the unique demands of each project. Working side by side, market experts and discipline leaders exchange insights to uncover new opportunities for efficiency. This rigorous collaboration allows us to bridge smart design with precise functionality.

Ghafari was founded on the promise of technological innovation. Today, we are recognized as a pioneer in adopting and standardizing the latest advancements in our field. We aim to remain at the forefront of our industry and create ever-smarter spaces that help clients navigate new demands within their field.

Join our team and work on forward-thinking projects around the world.

Ghafari Associates, LLC is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. If you need an accommodation due to a disability in order to use our online system to apply for a position at Ghafari Associates, LLC, you may apply for positions in the following ways:

Connect to our job portal (

By fax at 313.436.8624; Attn: Human Resources

By mail at 17101 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126; Attn: Human Resources

In person at 17101 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126.

By email at

If there are any questions or additional accommodations that are required, please contact 313.441.3000 for assistance.

It is Ghafari Associates, LLC’s policy not to discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability or a protected veteran, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance.

Job ID 2022-1751

Job Location US-MI-Lansing

Category Construction Management