Electrical Inspector - Product Certification, Part Time, Remote, Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN, United States

Electrical Inspector - Product Certification - Part Time, Remote, Minnesota area

Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions to many of the top recognized brands and companies is actively seeking a Part-Time Electrical Inspector - Product Certification to join our Electrical team working remote in the Minnesota area. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow a versatile career in facilitating international trade and regulatory product testing. 

We go beyond Testing, Inspection and Certification of products: we are a Total Quality Assurance Provider to industries worldwide. Intertek is continually innovating and evolving to reduce risk for consumers, brands, and organizations in every sector around the world. Our purpose: Bringing quality, safety, and sustainability to life.

Intertek's Electrical team provides assurance, testing, inspection, and certification for a variety of electric products, including appliances, consumer electronics, lighting, medical devices, information communications technology, HVACR, industrial, and energy transmission and distribution. Our dedicated professionals help ensure the quality, safety, and sustainability of electrical products used by people throughout the world.

What are we looking for?

This Electrical Inspector position is a remote position performing on-site inspections, responsible for performing inspections at manufacturing facilities to ensure that products are being manufactured in accordance with established standards and specifications created by Intertek.

The base wage or salary range for this position is $30/Hr to $42/Hr. Individual compensation packages are based on a variety of factors unique to each candidate including skill set, experience, qualifications and other job-related reasons.  As this is a part-time position, it is not eligible for additional benefits.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning and conducting surveillance inspections in accordance with scheduling requirements.
  • Document manufacturer’s production and quality processes; review required production tests, including methods, equipment used and calibration of equipment.
  • Inspect ETL Listed products, subassemblies and components with respect to the Certification Documents; review ETL label inventory and control; review non-compliances issued as a result of previous inspections and document unresolved issues; select samples as directed.
  • Document compliance and non-compliance found during the inspection and advise clients on proper resolution.
  • Complete and submit Follow-up Service Inspection Report for each client inspected.
  • Communicate information between facility representatives and Intertek personnel.
  • Maintain expenses within given guidelines.
  • Perform other work as required.

Minimum Requirements & Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED and 10+ years directly related experience; associate degree in related area and 5+ years directly related experience; or bachelor’s degree in related area and 1+ year directly related experience.
  • Experience in electronic/electrical testing or quality/reliability testing, engineering, electrical inspection, manufacturing or quality control is required.
  • Must have access to the internet.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time.
  • Ability to climb stairs and ladders.
  • Ability to travel as business needs dictate, up to 75%.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable driving record, required.

Preferred Requirements & Qualifications

  • Familiarity with the “National Electric Code” and/or product compliance requirements to nationally recognized safety standards.
  • Knowledge of Quality Control methods (ISO 9000/14000, QS 9000, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen & Statistical Process Control).

Intertek Total Quality Assured

Intertek is a world leader in the Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global network of customer-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts. With passion, pace, and precision we work to exceed our customers’ expectations, while engaging with our employees to be 10X in their performance and professional growth.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, certain positions may be required to pass a pre-employment drug test based on the type of work that will be performed.

We Value Diversity

Intertek’s network of phenomenal people are our greatest assets, and the diversity they bring fuels our success. Intertek is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

For individuals with disabilities who would like to request accommodation, or who need assistance applying, please email or call 1-877-694-8543 (option #5) to speak with a member of the HR Department.




*Intertek does not accept unsolicited approaches from agencies and will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. 

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification (ATIC) solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Working at Intertek means joining a global network of state-of-the-art facilities and passionate people who deliver superior customer service with a purpose of bringing quality, safety, and sustainability to life. Apply

Job Profile


North America


United States




Customer service Electrical Inspection Engineering Lean Manufacturing Manufacturing Quality Assurance Quality Control Six Sigma Statistical Process Control Testing

  • Communicate with facility representatives
  • Conduct surveillance inspections
  • Document production and quality processes
  • Inspect products for compliance
  • Maintain expenses within guidelines

1+ years


Associate degree Bachelor's degree Diploma High school diploma


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