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Technical Inspector

Country/Region:  CA
City:  Victoria






Technical Inspector (Permanent Full Time)

 (Victoria, BC)



Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock not only works in the Marine sector; providing critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet, we also operate in the Aviation sector, providing Aerial Firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to the Province of Manitoba. Our business continues to grow as we expand our services into the Canadian Civil Nuclear Industry.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis. Collectively at Babcock, our employees embody the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


We encourage you to explore our Babcock Canada website to learn more about us at


In this role, you will:


  • Review technical drawings and Quality Assurance (QA) documentation
  • Inspect incoming material and confirm conformity to purchase requirements and technical specifications
  • Identify and assess used parts, components, and assemblies to determine fitness for repair
  • Interface with internal and external stakeholders to investigate, track and resolve non-conformance issues
  • Update company database programs, recording inspection results and documenting non-conformance issues
  • Report on and effectively communicate material availability and conformance issues to stakeholders
  • Assist QA and Project personnel in resolving material issues
  • Assist warehouse personnel in inventory management as required


As our ideal candidate, you:


  • Have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a technologist, or five (5) years of experience as a technician
  • Hold a Technologist Diploma, Technician Diploma or military experience in a relevant field
  • Are able to understand and interpret technical drawings
  • Have experience performing material QA inspections
  • Have knowledge of Quality Control or QA in manufacturing or in maintenance of mechanical, electronic, or industrial equipment is desirable
  • Hold certification through the American Society of Quality as a Certified Quality Inspector/Technician is an asset
  • Have knowledge in material management for major equipment and systems is an asset
  • Have knowledge of ISO 9001 and 18001 standards would be advantageous
  • Are able to efficiently and effectively communicate with various internal stakeholders using both written and oral
  • Are fully conversant in the use of Microsoft Office products, particularly Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • You are eligible to be certified as an Engineering Technologist or Technician by ASTTBC (considered an asset).


Are eligible for Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearances Applicants, please apply online at


Babcock Canada supports the safety and wellbeing of our employees through the following programs:

  • Contributions towards an employee’s positive physical and mental health
  • Wellness days
  • Supportive work life balance: flexible work schedule and competitive annual vacation time off
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contribution
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Support of professional development and reimbursement of membership dues
  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families


Babcock is committed to promoting a workforce without boundaries. One that welcomes everyone to contribute to our success regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.


Job Segment: Inspection, Engineer, Quality Assurance, Database, Aerial Operator, Engineering, Technology

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