Technical Assessor - Seattle, WA (BVTA)

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Date: Jul 7, 2024

Location: Seattle, Washington, US

Company: Bureau Veritas


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas 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.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: Seattle 

State: Washington

Job Description: Equipment Inspector for Utility Scale Solar Farm


Location: Ridgeley, Tennessee


Position: Equipment Inspector


Overview: We are seeking a diligent and detail-oriented Equipment Inspector to join our team for the construction of a utility-scale solar farm in Ridgeley, Tennessee. The inspector will be responsible for inspecting delivered equipment, documenting findings using an iPad, and ensuring that all materials meet project specifications and quality standards.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspect and verify the condition and quantity of delivered equipment and materials for the solar farm.
  • Use an iPad to take clear and detailed photos of equipment and any identified issues.
  • Collect and record data on equipment conditions, including any damages or discrepancies, using specified software on the iPad.
  • Communicate findings with the project management team promptly.
  • Ensure all inspections are conducted in accordance with safety and quality standards.
  • Assist with inventory management by tracking received and inspected items.
  • Report any non-conformities and collaborate with suppliers and contractors to resolve issues.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; additional technical education or certifications in construction, engineering, or a related field is a plus.
  • Previous experience in equipment inspection, quality control, or a related field is preferred.
  • Proficiency in using an iPad and data collection software.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent observational skills.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Familiarity with safety protocols and quality standards in the construction industry.


  • High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) required.
  • Valid driver's license required with no significant MVA points/violations (clean driving record).
  • Personal credit sufficient to charge business travel expenses of up to $3,000 required.
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing Onsite / Field Assessor duties, the employee is required to:

  • Travel by Plane, Motor Vehicle, Train (90% of workweek) to client sites across the U.S. On-sites can occur up to two continuous weeks at a time; travel and on-site work is anticipated and expected. Overnight stays away from home may be required, along with weekend travel.
  • Walk (material part of an 8-hour workday, up to 3 to 4 continuous hours at one time)
  • Stand (material part of an 8-hour workday, up to 3 to 4 continuous hours at one time)
  • Sit, Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl to observe basement and grade-level crawl spaces, and/or to read equipment data plates when necessary (at least once for each building assessed)
  • Climb and balance Stairs (at least once for each building assessed)
  • Climb and balance various types of ladders to access flat roofs/hatch access (at least once for each building assessed)
  • Repetitive use of hands/fingers for keyboard interaction (frequently)
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Talking (communicate with onsite contact)
  • Vision (close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus)
  • Lift and or move (occasionally up to 40 pounds)
  • Operate an electronic tablet in the field for live data collection.
  • Operate a computer (up to 100% of workweek)
  • Operating a motor vehicle


While performing the office/offsite duties of this job:  

The employee is regularly required to use hands. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the home or company office environment is usually quiet.



At Bureau Veritas, we are dedicated to ensuring our employees receive fair and competitive pay, accompanied by comprehensive health and wellness benefits.

Here's a breakdown of what we provide:
Starting hourly rate: $20 - $22 per hour.

Our Health and Welfare Benefits are designed to meet your needs, with eligibility starting on your first day of employment:

Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
Company-matched Retirement plan
Generous Paid Time Off and Company Holidays
Life Insurance and AD&D coverage
Short-Term Disability (STD) and Long-Term Disability (LTD)
Optional life and pet insurance
EAP and Total Wellbeing Lifestyle Programs
Tuition Assistance and/or Professional Development
Employee Discounts

This information is transparently provided in adherence to several state and local Equal Pay and Pay Transparency Laws.

Join us at Bureau Veritas, where your well-being and professional growth are our top priorities.

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