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Elevator Inspector (NYC DOB Licensed)

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Manhattan, New York
  • Salary: US$85000 - US$125000 per annum
  • Job reference: 468613/002_1563988739
  • Sector: Transportation , LVI Associates
  • Date posted: 24/07/2019

One of the largest Elevator Consultancies in the US are currently looking for a qualified Inspector in NYC. They are only looking for people with NYC DOB Licenses or QEI Certifications.


  • Witness safety tests on elevators and escalators.

  • Performs trade specific code and/ or Quality Control inspections on various phases/ aspects of elevator/ lift equipment, including installation, retrofit, repairs, periodic re-inspection, or related projects.

  • Detect possible defects and faults in equipment installations or operation and recommend or stipulate appropriate remedial measures.

  • Perform spot-checks and audits on elevator and escalator devices.

  • Write daily field reports of work activities and installation methods.

  • Confirm installed materials are per approved submittals, project specifications, and manufacturer's requirements.

  • Provide updates and report to Project Manager / Management on a daily basis with regard to project status.


  • Must have either a NYC DOB License or Qualified Elevator Inspection (QEI) certification

  • 5 years' experience in elevator / escalator construction (traction elevators) projects to include train stations, educational facilities and/or residential projects.

  • Understanding of cost control and schedule management.

  • Resourcefulness, imagination and a passion for challenges.

  • Experience with the NYC Authorities is preferred.