Electrical Inspector Jobs

How to Enter

To become an Electrical Inspector in New Zealand, industry experience, particularly around Electrical Engineering, can be crucial. In addition, qualifications in Engineering can often give candidates an edge over their competition within the Power, Energy & Mining market. At the very least, you may be expected to have undergone specialist training and an examination to be qualified as an Electrical Inspector.


Typical Responsibilities

The day-to-day responsibilities of an Electrical Inspector can include the following:

  • Conduct regular onsite inspections
  • Monitoring the installation, maintenance and repairs of electrical equipment, networks and systems
  • Inspecting electrical equipment, networks and systems for faults
  • Problem solving and resolving electrical faults
  • Ensuring electrical engineering work has been completed to excellent standards


The next logical step for many Electrical Inspectors is a move into senior management or Project Management positions. Whilst these are both fantastic career paths, other rewarding options for Engineers include becoming consultants at engineering consultation firms and moving into other areas of Engineering, such as Environmental, Mechanical or Civil.


Salary Range

Entry: 50K – 60K per annum (NZD)

Experienced (5+ years): 60K – 120K per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955




Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427