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Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 43,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.

The 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 and safety of electrical products used by people throughout the world.

The Senior Staff Engineer will be responsible for the following:


  • Develop, lead, and/or support testing, inspection and certification programs.
  • Plan, coordinate and control progress of project work and keep the client informed.
  • Review project files for compliance with operating procedures.
  • Make technical decisions relating to the interpretation of standards, applicability of standards and development of test programs.
  • Interact with clients, accreditors and/or AHJs to resolve issues and elevate issues to the next level of management when applicable.
  • Participate in technical committees and standards development.
  • May present and publish technical papers.
  • Supervise, train and develop junior staff.
  • Make recommendations on capital expenditures and commission new test apparatus.
  • May serve as technical director for sub-stream or location.
  • Generate and approve engineering judgments in appropriate fields.
  • Final engineering review (signature authority) for final reports.
  • Provide input into quality assurance of programs in appropriate fields.
  • Organize resources for best utilization.
  • Follow, implement and ensure Company policies and procedures are followed.
  • Provide support to other departments or staff as required.
  • Promote new business directions consistent with Company objectives.
  • Accomplish special assignments as directed by management.
  • Perform other work as required.



  • Bachelors degree in Electrical engineering; Masters degree is preferred
  • 10+ years directly related experience
  • Advanced experience with U.S., Canadian, and other International product safety standards, i.e., ANSI, CSA, UL, EN, IE
  • Ability to apply principles of logic or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems
  • Ability to deal with non-verbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.) in its most difficult phases
  • Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables
  • Ability to make technical decisions and engineering judgments independently where limited standardization exists
  • Excellent communication skills, in both verbal and written formats
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to travel 25%

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world’s most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale. 

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test. 


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