Electrical Construction Inspector

By February 17, 2021January 12th, 2023No Comments

LOCATION: throughout BC
TYPE: Full-time, Part-time
REPORTS TO: Inspection Manager

As a professional infrastructure engineering and construction management consultancy, we strive to help our clients provide the world with energy, utility infrastructure, and advance future generations. And it starts with our people – motivated and committed to making a difference.

We are looking for a professional who has strong electrical background in overhead and underground electrical construction projects, and most importantly align with our team values (Service, Quality, Consult, Safety, Share). This position is based throughout BC and the core responsibility of this role is to perform Electrical Field Reviews and Construction Quality Assurance Inspection for a portfolio of distribution projects owned by our Power Utility client. There are a number of on-going capital and maintenance projects of varying size.

Our Offering:

  • Grow with us – Take on new projects and learn with our experienced team
  • Work on interesting projects – from infrastructure upgrades to maintenance
  • Receive competitive compensation
  • Be supported through training, team meetings, 121 meetings, and townhalls
  • Attend staff events and contribute to our Share 1% program – we donate 1% of our annual revenue into local community groups
  • Work in a professional, friendly, and respectful culture – named as a Best Place to Work for Inclusion and Mental Health
  • Contribute to a growth-oriented business – Maven has been recognized as the fastest growing professional services company in western Canada in 2019, 2020 and 2021


  • Electrical Field Reviews for project work (generally during construction)
  • As Professional of Record (POR) representative attend pre-construction meeting to discuss Field Review plan with construction resources
  • Complete Electrical Field Review Reports in timely matter
  • Review photographs, test reports, and as-constructed drawings submitted by constructor during post-construction
  • Electrical Quality Assurance Inspection for program work (on completed work or existing assets)
  • Complete inspection of existing electrical infrastructure during project planning or design to document existing installation details/condition
  • Complete Quality Assurance Inspection reports of Overhead and Underground distribution electrical program work via the Client’s QA Mobile Inspection app for conformance to the design documents and Client standards, within 30 days of construction completion unless otherwise agreed by Client’s Representative. Reports may typically include Inspection Results, Photos, marked up drawings, and reviewing completion of spatial Asset Management (SAM) records


  • Power Line Technician, or Red Seal Electrician or Design Engineer or Design Technologist with relevant distribution construction experience
  • Utility Underground Cable Splicer, or High Voltage Red Seal Electrician with relevant underground and pad mounted equipment and cabling construction experience
  • Able to read and interpret all types of construction drawings (including electrical and other utility drawings) and interpret the information with respect to site conditions’ impact to design/construction drawings
  • Class 5 driver’s license
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions and challenging terrain, climbing in and out of vaults, lift lids of underground plant, and work around heavy equipment and machinery
  • Ability to work Flexible hours
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, collaborative approach to problem solving, good planning and organizing multiple tasks to gain efficiency
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, work well in team environment to address issues
  • Prior to commencement of work, successful completion of Client’s Power System Safety Protection (PSSP) Category 2 & 3, Distribution Component Training (DBC)
  • Prior to commencement of Services, complete confined space awareness training
  • Prior to entering vaults or other confined spaces, complete training, and certification in confined space entry
  • Knowledge of BC Hydro Distribution Standards is an asset
  • Electrical Utility experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of WorkSafeBC requirements and Client’s Safety Practice Regulations is an asset
  • Knowledge of environmental requirements is an asset

How To Apply:

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Maven is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will be invited to interview based on their fit with this advertised role. Only those people legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered.

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