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Inspector - Edmonton

Edmonton, AB
Full Time
2 days ago
(Position Title)

Intertek is searching for anInspectorto join our Caleb Brettteam in ourEdmonton, Albertaoffice. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow a versatile career in cargo inspection

General Description of Responsibilities

Through guidance provided by Branch Management, and in a safe, legal and ethical manner, the Inspector is to, under broad supervision, perform the necessary volume measurements, sampling, calculations, documentation, and reporting which ensure that the customer receives an independent, accurate, and complete assessment of quantity and quality of material, thus supporting the goal of providing a service to our clients that is accurate, timely and cost effective.

What you'll do:
  • To perform, by specified methodology, visual observation, volume measurement, temperature measurement, and sampling of commodity materials contained or conveyed in lines, barge tanks, ship tanks, rail tanks, shore tanks, and other vessels.
  • 2.2. To attend commodity material movements involving line and tank transfer or displacement, lightering, and loading and unloading operations.
  • 2.3. To communicate and coordinate with terminal, transport, and Company personnel to promote smooth exercise of duties assigned.
  • 2.4. To monitor the availability of the supplies needed for the above processes, and to make any needs for such supplies known to the Dispatcher or Coordinator.
  • 2.5. To perform and document routine equipment calibration, verification, and function checks.
  • 2.6. To organize and coordinate jobs so that services are rendered, and reports and samples are submitted, in a timely manner.
  • 2.7. To maintain work areas, records, and equipment in a clean, organized, and functional condition.
  • 2.8. To verify and communicate the results obtained, and to make the entries into the appropriate media, whether print or electronic, required to ensure the validity and traceability of the information.
  • 2.9. To assist in the training of less experienced employees.
  • 2.10. To carries out all responsibilities in a supportive manner with total adherence to: the Company's Health, Safety and Environmental Policies and Procedures; Quality Management System; Compliance and Ethics Policies; Vision, Mission and Strategy, and exercises good judgment, common sense, and diplomacy.

What it takes to be successful in this role:
  • 6.1. The Inspector must have a grasp of basic mathematics, and must, in the opinion of the hiring authority, be trainable in the practical aspects of the job. There are no rigid academic or experience requirements.
  • 6.2. The Inspector must be physically able to do work required and cannot have a fear of heights or confined spaces.
  • 6.3. The inspector should have a positive attitude, a high tolerance for job pressure and long hours, and the ability for working and communicating with persons of diverse personalities and backgrounds.
  • 6.4. Must have reliable transportation and valid driver's license.
  • 6.6. Exceptions to these requirements may be granted, but only on rare occasion.

Why work at Intertek?

Intertek is a world leader in the $250 billion Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global network of customer-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts. At Intertek, we exercise our spirit of innovation, the passion of our people and our unmatched customer commitment to realize our purpose of making the world an ever better, safer, and more sustainable place for all. Learn more about Our History and What We Do .

Intertek is committed to a safe work environment for our employees and clients. Learn more about our COVID-19 Policy .

What we have to offer:

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, RRSP with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

Intertek believes that Our People are our strongest tool for success.
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