Elevator Inspector / Consultant

Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver
Posted 1 year ago

Are you PhD [PASSIONATE, HUNGRY AND DRIVEN]? Well then this might be the workplace for you…

An exciting career opportunity is available at GUNN Consultants Inc. in our Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto Offices!  We are looking for the right candidate to join our growing team and expand our brand.

GUNN Consultants Inc. is a close-knit team of professionals dedicated to delivering the very best quality consulting services for vertical transportation (aka elevator/escalator) equipment to our clients.

We are looking for a solutions-driven efficiency expert to support our Project Management Teams in delivering optimal service to our clients. If that sounds like you, read on!

Job Description:

Elevator Inspectors are an integral part of our Inspections and Special Projects Team. They are the primary point of contact for the client, and manage all day to day activities relating to inspection projects, including, but not limited to:

  • Field review/Site inspections of elevator and escalator equipment
  • Complete GUNN survey forms in electronic format (iPad)
  • Prepare and author field review/progress reports
  • Review reports, specifications, letters, faxes, transmittals, etc.
  • Bid review, contract review and preparation, bid negotiation
  • Determining project schedule by studying project plan and specifications; calculating time requirements; sequencing project elements
  • Maintaining project schedule by monitoring project on site progress; coordinating activities; resolving issues
  • Business development
  • Other business duties as required
  • Some travel to project locations


***READ THIS SECTION*** if you do NOT qualify, please do NOT apply!


Attitude: Positive, solution-oriented, problem-solver who makes things happen

Excellence: Passionate about consistently achieving an exceptional engineering product

On the Job: Take initiative and work well independently

Communication: Outstanding communication, you efficiently and accurately convey the message

Team: Thrive in a close-knit team environment, but can also effectively lead a group

Skills: Exhibit a high level of coordination, prioritization, organization, multi-tasking


  • Elevating Devices Mechanic Certification
  • Permission to access elevator hoistways in Ontario
  • Self-employment experience an asset
  • Knowledge of electronics and mechanical equipment
  • Strong knowledge of elevator and escalator installation, maintenance, and upgrade
  • Excellent MS Word, Excel, Outlook skills
  • CAD/Drawing experience ideal

IF YOU MEET ALL OUR REQUIREMENTS, please send us a cover letter with your resume (preferably pdf) along with a phone number we can reach you at for a phone interview.


Part-time, to be discussed


Competitive salary with benefits.  Commensurate with experience.

*NOTE:  Please, NO walk-ins or phone calls about this job -thank-you!

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