Electrical Inspector – PLT

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LOCATION: Greater Vancouver and Greater Victoria areas, BC.

As an infrastructure consultancy acting as owner’s representatives for utility and municipal clients, Maven delivers projects and services that will serve the communities where we live, work and play. And it starts with our people – motivated to do our best work and make an impact.

We are looking for professional Electrical Inspectors with experience as Power Line Technicians, and most importantly aligns with our team values (Safety, Wellbeing, Respect, Quality, Collaborate & Growth Mindset). These positions are based in the Greater Vancouver and Greater Victoria areas and will be responsible for supporting projects for our utility client.

Why Join Maven:

  • Grow with us – take on new projects and share your experience with our team
  • Work on interesting projects – system upgrades to capital infrastructure projects
  • Be supported through training, team meetings, peer coaching, and townhalls
  • Receive competitive compensation and health benefits
  • Attend staff events and contribute to our Share 1% program
  • Work in a professional, friendly, and respectful culture – named as a Best Place to Work for Inclusion and Mental Health
  • Work in a flexible and hybrid work environment – spend 2-3 days in our North Vancouver office or work remotely from home
  • Contribute to a growth-oriented business – Maven has been recognized as one of the fastest growing professional service companies in Western Canada


  • Complete Electrical Field Review Reports identifying any non-conformance issues
  • Complete all Electrical Field Review or Inspection reports in a timely matter and submit to Client as soon as work is completed or within three working days from each inspection
  • Review photographs, test reports, and as-constructed drawings submitted by constructor during post-construction
  • Electrical Field Reviews for project work (generally during construction)
  • As Professional of Record (POR) representative, Field Review of Overhead and Underground Electrical construction
  • Attend pre-construction meeting to discuss Field Review plan with construction resources
  • 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
  • Communication and direction about nonconforming work must be identified and disclosed in writing while on site at the time of the Field Review.


  • Education: Qualified Red Seal Journeyman Powerline Technician Trade Certification
  • Experience with overhead & underground assets, pad mounted equipment and cabling construction
  • Electrical Utility experience is an asset
  • Ability to read construction drawings (including electrical and other utility drawings) and interpret the information with respect to site conditions and, impact to design.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and availability to travel and work on projects across British Columbia (30%-35%)
  • Knowledge of BC Hydro Distribution Standards is an asset
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong interpersonal, team participation and communication skills.

About Maven

Maven delivers infrastructure projects for communities in Western and Northern Canada as owner’s representatives. We turn client ideas and objectives into sustainable infrastructure, delivered safely, on time and on budget with Maven’s unique expertise.

Our vision is “to be western North America’s preferred infrastructure consultant with $50 million in revenue by 2033”.

The word “Maven” means, “one who is experienced or knowledgeable.” Our people are our success. We are a mid-sized firm, with a professional and friendly team committed to our values of safety, wellbeing, respect, quality, collaborate and growth mindset.

We believe we are part of the wider community and need to do our part to contribute, ensuring a positive future for our fellow citizens. Through our Share1% program we select organizations to partner with and offer volunteer opportunities for our staff.


Email your CV 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 and only those invited to an interview will be contacted.


Individual compensation packages are based on various factors unique to each candidate including skillset, experience, qualifications, and other job-related reasons. Based on the requirements set out above, the salary range for this position is $45.00 – $60.00 hourly, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

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