QEI Job Listings

Miami-Dade County POSTED: 3/25/2022
Position Title: Elevator Inspector
Job Opening Number: 67876
Salary: MIN $ 81,077.10 – MAX $ 132,061.02 Annually
Advertisement Dates: February 17, 2022 – August 17, 2022

Minimum Qualifications
Must possess a Qualified Elevator Inspector credential issued by an Accredited Certifying Organization as specified in the ASME QEI-1 standard. Must be eligible to register as a Certified Elevator Inspector with the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation as specified in Chapter 399, Florida Statutes within 45 calendar days after date of hire. Must be able to climb ladders and stairs. Must possess a Driver license. All credentials and licenses must be in good standing with the Certifying Organization with no pending complaints.

The Internal Services Department (ISD) provides a wide range of internal support services for the ongoing operation of County government. ISD supports governmental operations by providing a wide variety of essential services to County departments including: countywide procurement and vendor services, capital program management, construction and renovation management, facility management, surplus property disposition, fleet management, risk management, capital inventory administration, small business development, real estate development, Americans with Disabilities Act compliance, elevator regulation and elevator contract management, materials management, printing services, and parking services. ISD serves a wide range of internal and external customers and stakeholders including County departments and employees, municipalities, the business community, and Miami-Dade County residents and visitors.

This position performs advanced technical work in the inspection of elevators, escalators, moving walks and related equipment for compliance with all applicable safety codes, standards and regulations as adopted by the State of Florida. Supervision is received from the Chief Elevator Inspector, Deputy Chief Elevator Inspector or designee, who assists in interpretations of code requirements, discussion of difficult problems, and review of work reports and reports of violations. This position assists in the resolution of complex technical problems, assisting contractors and the public with a variety of issues and questions, and reviewing field inspection reports and related documents.

This position performs inspections, test witnessing and quality surveys of new, altered, repaired and existing installations, accident and complaint investigations, quality assurance monitor reporting, and educates licensed inspectors working within the jurisdiction. Also, this position maintains records of safety test dates and results, inspection reports, inspection schedules, changes in ownership, management, billing addresses and alterations to equipment. Furthermore, this position communicates with contractors, builders, owners and third-party inspectors in regard to violations and requirements for correction, completes required forms and inspection reports, secures evidence in cases of violation and, when necessary, may aid in prosecution of violators.

Miami-Dade County offers competitive compensation as well as excellent benefits. The Office of Elevator Safety team of Elevator Inspectors and Inspection Supervisors participate in ongoing education from outside providers as well as internal code discussions and debates where everyone is heard. The Office of Elevator Safety is represented in many trade organizations including the National Association of Elevator Safety Authorities and multiple ASME A17.1 Code Committees.

Full-time positions are eligible for medical health benefits immediately upon hire.

Applicants MUST APPLY ONLINE BY: August 17, 2022 AT www.miamidade.gov using JO 67876

ATIS Elevator Inspections, LLC POSTED: 3/1/2022
ATIS is steadily growing and continues to look for Qualified Elevator Inspectors (QEI’s) to be part of our team! We are always interested in talking with QEI’s in any part of the U.S., but we currently have a need for inspectors in the following areas:
Chicago, New York City, Upstate New York, Las Vegas, Texas, Georgia, Miami. If you do not see an area listed, please ask!!

The ATIS work family places safety before profit. We value the knowledge, experience, and talents you can bring to our work family! Please join us in our efforts and contribute to our vision… “People moving in a world with no conveyance-related accidents.”

Whether you are an inspector who is considering different employment opportunities or retiring from the elevator industry and still want to use your talents in the field, ATIS could be the perfect partnership! If you are interested in becoming an inspector with ATIS, contact us today!!

Check out the many ways to contact us, and please feel free to contact me directly. I am excited to speak with our future talent and discuss the perks & benefits of ATIS!!

Tonya Yates
QEI Recruiter and Liaison Specialist ATIS
American Testing & Inspection Services
2127 Innerbelt Business Center Dr., Suite 210 St. Louis, MO 63114
Cell: 618-340-0770

ATIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Engineering Technician (Elevator/Vertical Transportation) General Services AdministrationPOSTED: 1/18/2022

Click here to link to the job application.

Job Description: As an Elevator Program Manager, you will serve as technical expert and consultant for matters concerning the General Services Administration’s Vertical Transportation Program. As an Elevator Program Manager, your duties will include:

  • Interact with private industry partners over issues involving extensive costs, complexity, and strategic importance.
  • Provide leadership and oversight to federal government project managers and Contractor(s) for all Vertical Transportation (VT) program issues.
  • Direct semiannual and annual VT performance inspections as required by the ANSI/ASME Code.
  • Serve as a technical expert, consultant, and advisor to center engineering organizations, contractors and other activities on issues pertaining to the Vertical Transportation Program.
  • Report findings and direct appropriate corrective measures.
  • Communicate with customers regularly effectively and proactively to ensure the end product/service meets customer expectations.
  • Provide technical expertise regarding the latest editions of policies and procedures with respect to inspection, operation, maintenance, replacement, repairs, and modernization of VTE.

Requirements: Applicants must possess or be able to obtain within six months of employment a current, valid Qualified Elevator Inspector (QEI) Certification from an entity accredited by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Additional Requirements are listed on the application website.

POC: Zachary Ehlenbeck

University of Texas – AustinPOSTED: 7/26/2021
Job Posting Title: Elevator Inspector
Position Open To: All Applicants
Weekly Scheduled Hours: 40
Earliest Start Date: Immediately
Salary Range: $51,456 + depending on qualifications

Job Description:
To perform elevator inspection as required by federal and state statutes and requirements.

Job Details:
Security sensitive; Certified 3-Yr Driving Record requested and Criminal Background Check conducted on selected applicant. Hiring decision contingent on clearing checks. Flexible Work Arrangement may be allowed with supervisor’s approval.

For more information and to apply Click Here:

Bureau Veritas – North AmericaPOSTED: 7/14/2021
Bureau Veritas North America is excited to provide opportunities to any inspectors that are seeking employment. We have the following certified elevator inspector employment opportunities available:

Rochester, New York
Buffalo, New York
New York City, New York
Washington, D.C
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Denver, Colorado
Miami, Florida
Las Vegas, Nevada
Orlando, Florida

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Denver, Colorado
Columbus, Ohio
St. Louis, Missouri
Chicago, Illinois
Las Vegas, Nevada

We Offer:
Competitive Pay
Sign on Bonuses
Available for QEI Certified Candidates
Opportunities across the United States

Andrew Bennett
Recruiter- North America
Mobile: 786-473-0745

Elevator Management Services – Elevator InspectorPOSTED: 1/19/2021
LOCATION: Pittsburg, PA

Inspects elevator and escalator equipment to verify it is operating in accordance with all applicable jurisdiction code
requirements and manufacturer’s specifications.
Examines equipment and site to identify possible defects and faults in equipment, maintenance, machine room, hoistway
and pit.
Witness of standard testing methods to ensure equipment operation meets established code requirements.
Completes deficiency and test reports and submits to the state.
Operates in accordance with established safety practices.

Possession of current QEI (Qualified Elevator Inspector) certification.
Two to Five years’ experience in the elevator industry with a working knowledge of elevator mechanics, maintenance,
repairs, and testing of elevator systems.
Education in an engineering discipline which may account for field related experience.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications.

Position provides a very flexible work environment.
Inspectors work daily off-site at a commercial building setting such as: offices, hospitals, universities, apartments, and
industrial sites.
Position requires physical ability to climb ladders and ride on top of elevator unit to inspect.
Limited in-office time.
Inspection appointments are scheduled by office personnel.
Customer deficiency reports and invoices are prepared by office personnel.

Elevators Management Services provides favorable compensation plans for the industry.

Founded in 2007, Elevator Management Services (EMS) provides inspection and consulting for all forms of
vertical transportation. Based in Pittsburgh, EMS manages over 2,000 elevators across the country. For more information,
please visit us elevmgmt.com.
Interested candidates please contact Rich Sieber at richard.sieber@elevmgmt.com or 412.926.3970.

Elevator Management Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

State of Iowa – Bureau ChiefPOSTED: 12/15/2020
SALARY: $60,320.00 – $107,432.00 Annually
LOCATION: Des Moines – 50309 – Polk County, IA
JOB TYPE: Full-time
AGENCY: Iowa Workforce Development
JOB NUMBER: 21-01454
CONTACT: Joseph Mullen – joseph.mullen@iwd.iowa.gov

For more information Click here

NEIS/Bureau Veritas POSTED: 12/3/2020
LOCATION: Colorado
QEI inspectors needed immediately.
Competitive salary offered with potential signing bonus.

If interested please contact:
James Meyer, Area Vice President, NEIS/Bureau Veritas
Email: james.meyer@bureauveritas.com
Phone: (916) 752-3929

Thompson Elevator Inspection Service, Inc. – IllinoisPOSTED: 4/14/2020
Thompson Elevator Inspection Service, Inc. is currently accepting applications for already, or soon to be, QEI and State of Illinois certified inspectors for performing code and permit inspections as well as required Category witnessing tests in the suburban Chicagoland area including Lake, McHenry, DuPage, Cook, Kane, Will counties, but not limited to.

We offer you flexible appointment scheduling set up by our office which allows you to inspect and not worry about “office work”. It provides you weekly income supplement to you and your family especially now in these interesting times.

As an inspection company leader in the Chicagoland area, we welcome you to join our team of highly recognized professional inspectors into our working family-team environment. Our company is 5th generation in an industry who prides itself, and strives, to continue to making the world a safer place for the public and your families.

Best way to reach out to us:
Fax:847-296-5424 Attn: Patty Young
Mail:Thompson Elevator Inspection Service, Inc.
830 E Rand Rd Unit 10
Mt Prospect, IL 60056

JOIN THE EIS Team – Chicago, ILPOSTED: 3/20/2020
Elevator Inspection Service Co., Inc. has immediate inspector opportunities in the Chicago Metropolitan area.
outstanding opportunity for retired, experienced field mechanics
flexible work schedule
great potential for income
valid QEI certification required (or qualified to sit for QEI exam)
valid Illinois elevator inspector license required

At EIS, you’ll work with the best! We have a leadership team that truly cares about their people and their clients. Our dedicated team members strive for excellence and have a great company culture.

Interested? Contact John Annoreno at 630.323.6541 or email: john.annoreno@elevator-inspection.com.
Elevator Inspection Service Co., Inc.
745 McClintock Dr, Suite 235
Burr Ridge, Illinois 60527


IEA Corp – Washington, DCPOSTED: 2/28/2020
IEA Corp, an EverWatch company is in search of three QEI Certified Elevator Inspectors to support the Department of State in Washington, DC (2 openings) and Oakland Park, FL (1 opening). The candidate may begin with a Secret clearance, an interim Secret clearance or a Top Secret clearance. Please note that the candidate must be willing to travel 40-50%.

A professional, experienced vertical transportation inspector to provide detailed code compliance safety inspections and oversight of required testing for vertical transportation equipment operating in the Department of State diplomatic facilities abroad. Work of this nature will require candidates to work with local elevator companies around the world and the ability to understand the elevator safety standards of the host nation. Performing quality inspections at some locations requires that the inspector is able to convey complicated requirements to those who are unfamiliar with US industry standard practices and therefore requires sound communication skills, command over the subject materials, patience and drive. The ability to manage and lead is essential.

Work with local resources to successfully accomplish the complicated task of vertical transportation inspection and testing.
Travel globally to conduct periodic elevator safety inspections and witness safety testing ensuring compliance with 15 FAM
660, OBO-Elevator Management (OBO-EM) directives and applicable safety codes.
Witness required testing of various elevator safety components to ensure compliance with applicable safety codes,
manufacturer’s specifications and OBO-EM directives.
Conduct final acceptance inspections on new elevator and modernized elevator systems for compliance with OBO contract
specifications, OBO-EM directives and applicable codes.
Provide detailed inspection reports reflecting the inspection / testing results, identifying code deficiencies and
Provide technical assistance to Facility Managers (FM) and / or Post POC regarding testing and inspection requirements.
Explain elevator safety code compliance deficiencies to the FM and / or Post POC in order resolve identified issues.
Perform detailed vertical transportation equipment condition assessment and provide a detailed report on findings.
Working with facility staff and local service contractors, lead the inspection and testing process to achieve the desired results.
Coordinate inspection scheduling with facility staff; submit the required travel documents; and make the necessary travel
Confirm with facility staff that the local maintenance contractors understand the Scope of Work and are capable of performing
the required tasks.
Assist in maintaining OBO- EM inspection statistics (spreadsheets, status reports) and GMMS database.
Assign GMMS work orders as directed by OBO-EM.
Assist in the peer review of plans, specifications, and technical reports prepared by others.
Assist OBO-EM in providing applicable safety and technical training.
Assist OBO-EM in presenting technical reports and propose solutions.
Explain technical requirements to others.
Assist in developing and implementing an OBO-EM elevator safety program presentation to Facility Managers, OBO staff and

Required Qualifications
The Elevator Inspector shall meet the below qualifications.
Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Full time professional experience performing code compliance inspections of vertical transportation equipment and systems.
Must be certified as a Qualified Elevator Inspector (ASME QEI-1) by an organization accredited by the American National
Standards Institute.
And must maintain QEI credentials through the contract period.
A proven track record of escalating responsibility and participation in vertical transportation inspection and testing in a major
US market.
Initiative and sound judgement;
Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently;
Must be able endure the physical and mental challenges of global travel and working in varying political, climatic and
economic environments.
A proven mastery of the materials, methods and target results that allows for creative problem solving; Ability to communicate
both in writing and orally;
Detailed knowledge of elevator safety codes, building codes as they relate to elevator systems, and fire protection codes as
they relate to elevator systems;
Ability to learn and apply foreign codes and standards;
Ability to drive the inspection process in locations where routine inspection and testing practices are different, lesser or
Demonstrated ability to work through complex issues of code compliance and the methods for obtaining results;
Strong working knowledge of MS Office products, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.

Breanne Kretzschmar
EverWatch Corporation


Back to Top