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Job Opportunity – Building Safety Inspector | City of Wentzville

Building Safety Inspector SALARY: $21.55 Hourly OPENING DATE: 02/19/16 CLOSING DATE: 03/04/16 11:59 PM SUMMARY: Inspects new buildings and other City projects pursuant to both local and federal regulations, ensuring proper code compliance and safe conditions.  Evaluates properties and construction zones to facilitate the safety of both life and property. ESSENTIAL & ANCILLARY JOB DUTIES: Essential Job Duties • Inspect and monitor new and existing residences and construction zones for compliance with building codes, specifications, and safety standards. • Inspect building utilities installations (i.e., HVAC, electrical, and plumbing) for workmanship and code compliance. • Inspect sewer lateral connections for code compliance and safety. • Issue permits for construction, relocation, occupancy, and demolition in a timely manner. • Evaluate properties for code compliance, including cleanliness, garbage removal, insect and rodent infestation. • Issue violations notices, stop work orders, and field correction notices. • Meet with owners and authorities to explain regulations and recommend strategies for compliance. • Review all plans, blueprints, site layouts, construction methods, and specifications for code compliance and safety regulations. • Ensure proper lot drainage and erosion control by monitoring silt fence during building process and ensuring all city yard and driveway ordinances are followed. • Investigate complaints submitted by building departments and concerned citizens. Ancillary Job Duties • Receive phone calls from trade professionals regarding codes and city ordinances, and provide direct answers or refer to appropriate department. • Attend professional seminars and product shows. • Obtain continuing education units to renew certifications and obtain new ones. • Perform other related duties as assigned. JOB QUALIFICATIONS & KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Job Qualifications Education, experience and training that are required or desirable in order to effectively perform the job at the time of hire.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. Additional requirements and/or substitutions may be requested and require the approval of HR • High school diploma or equivalent required.  Two­year college degree in construction management, architectural technology, or similar preferred. • Minimum of 1 year construction industry and/or code enforcement experience.  3 years or more related experience preferred. • ICC Residential Building Inspector Certification required within 12 months of employment. • Valid driver’s license. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities May be representative, but not all­inclusive, of those knowledge, skills and abilities commonly associatedwith this position. • Background and/or experience in the construction field is essential. • Ability to reference ICC residential codes. • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and basic office equipment/machines. • Ability to operate office equipment such as copier, fax, telephone system, and computer. • Clear verbal communication skills and ability to give and follow written and oral instructions. • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work as well as concentrate on multiple tasks simultaneously. • Ability to work independently and make responsible decisions. • Ability to use good judgment and think quickly and rationally in difficult or stressful situations. WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL ABILITIES: Work Environment Environmental or atmospheric conditions commonly associated with the performance of the duties of this job. • General office conditions. • External job sites, including outdoor work areas. • Exposed to occasional loud noises, including construction equipment and tools. … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Building Safety Inspector | City of Wentzville »

Job Opportunity – Code Enforcement Officer | City of Maryland Heights

Code Enforcement Officer Department of Community Development The Code Enforcement division seeks a full-time code enforcement officer. The position is responsible for inspection and enforcement of property maintenance, nuisance and zoning codes. Experience in code enforcement and certification as Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector preferred. Requires good computer skills, strong interpersonal/customer service skills and research and writing skills. Excellent benefits. Starting pay $37,784-$40,868 DOQ annually. … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Code Enforcement Officer | City of Maryland Heights »

Job Opportunity – Code Enforcement | St. Louis County

Project Manager I, II, III – Code Enforcement This position will be assigned to work in the Public Works Code Enforcement Division in Clayton. The Project Manager is responsible for performing plan reviews of construction plans and calculations submitted under applications for building permits for compliance with Building Codes and other County regulations. This position will be filled at the I, II or III level … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Code Enforcement | St. Louis County »

Job Opportunity – Code Compliance Inspector | City of Ladue

The City of Ladue is accepting resumes for the following part-time position: Code Compliance Inspector The City of Ladue, MO   (Population 8600) located in St. Louis County is seeking an individual to serve as part-time Code Compliance Inspector. The Code Compliance Inspector performs a variety of technical duties in support of the City’s ordinances, code requirements, and property maintenance program related to land use matters, … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Code Compliance Inspector | City of Ladue »

Job Opportunity – Building Inspector | City of St. Peters

JOB OPENING #16-1350 Pursuant to Missouri state law, the City of St. Peters participates in the E-Verify program to verify the eligibility of every newly hired employee to work in the United States. BUILDING INSPECTOR TDS/BUILDING & CODE ENFORCEMENT FULL-TIME JOB DESCRIPTION Inspects and enforces adopted regulatory codes and ordinances pertaining to new and existing buildings, electrical and plumbing installations, heating, ventilating, air-conditioning, and condemnation … Continue reading Job Opportunity – Building Inspector | City of St. Peters »