Job Opportunity – Building Inspector & Zoning Enforcement Officer | Cass County, Missouri

Cass County, Missouri currently has an open position for a Full Time Building Codes and Zoning Inspector for the Building Codes, Environmental Health and Zoning Department.

Starting Salary: $32,000 per year DOQ

Application Deadline: Until Filled

Under direction performs work involved in, interpreting, inspecting and enforcing County Building Codes and County Zoning Ordinances and assuring the compliance with approved Building Permits. Requires independent decisions according to established procedures and codes. Practical knowledge of: 2006 Edition of the International Codes, 2005 National Electric Code, County Zoning regulations and other applicable Federal, state and local, laws, rules and ordinances. Ability to: Interpret technical information encountered in the performance of duties. Prepare detailed and accurate records. Work independently. Make accurate and detailed observations. Follow written and verbal instructions. Fulfill all physical requirement. Physical demands: Sit, stand, walk, climb, (i.e.: ladders, scaffolds, slopes, roofs, trenches), crawl (in attics or under flooring), and/or kneel for prolonged periods of time; sufficient mobility to work in and around construction projects; requires operating motorized vehicles; exposure to noise, dust and electrical energy. Exposure to varying weather conditions including extreme hot and cold temperatures and depending upon location of inspection site, isolated, remote areas. Occasional lifting of objects up to 25 pounds. Frequent use of personal computers (PCS).

Education and Experience Guidelines – Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities. Ability to read plans and specifications. Knowledge of building and fire codes and other county ordinances. Knowledge of modern construction practices, methods and materials.

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. Must be able to pass a drug screening and criminal background check.

DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this classification. All positions are subject to a drug screening and criminal background check. A conviction in and of itself may not necessarily preclude employment. Equal opportunity employer. For a full description visit ; Forward employment application and resume to Building Codes, Attn: Valerie, 30508 S. West Outer Road, Harrisonville, MO 64701 or [email protected]

Job Opportunity – Government Service Representative II | Saint Charles County, Missouri

StCharlesCountyLogo1Starting Salary: $ 31,328.21 per year.

This is a full-time, 40 hour per week position which includes a full range of benefits including Paid Time Off, Extended Medical Leave, Holidays, Employee health, dental, life, disability, retirement and tuition assistance programs.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists the general public and contractors with inquiries in person and on the telephone, as well as helping customers to determine necessity of building permits, questions regarding licensing, inspections, and rendering assistance with basic code questions and property management complaints. Verifies that location is in the unincorporated jurisdiction of St. Charles County, or directs to appropriate agency. Determines when to transfer inquiries to other staff. Collects fees and issues receipts for all of the Community Development Department. Enters relevant data on into building and code enforcement software, and assures that all applicable reviews by various divisions and Departments within the County are completed and entered, then notifies customer of completion of permit process and fees. Schedules appropriate inspections and verifies eligibility for same. Opens code enforcement complaint files and assists in preparation and mailing of code enforcement correspondence. Forwards data to property owners and builders. Prepares reports and files pertaining to inspections and the licensing of contractors. Prepares routine correspondence for department staff as needed. Maintains and files all necessary paperwork, including reviewing for accuracy and completion. Performs other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from a general or technical high school or equivalent and two years clerical experience including customer service, cash transactions, data entry, and record keeping. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered. Requires considerable skill in customer relations. Requires successful completion of computerized clerical skills testing with a minimum score of 4800 KSPH on Data Entry and 75% on Customer Service: Telephone Skills Test. *Please call 636-949-7320 x7198 to schedule clerical testing.

TO APPLY: All applications must be submitted only through our Self-Service Website at We do not accept faxed, e-mailed or print applications. For your convenience, if needed, terminals are available on site at the HR Dept., 201 N. Second St., Room 519, St. Charles, MO 63301 Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

To assure consideration, applications must be received and clerical testing completed by October 28, 2016.

St. Charles County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. St. Charles County is a drug and alcohol free work place. A pre-employment drug screen is required for all positions.

To Apply

Job Opportunity – Building Official | City of Warrensburg

City of Warrensburg
Job Announcement
Building Official 
The City of Warrensburg, Missouri (population 19,927) is located 45 minutes East of Kansas City, and is a rapidly
developing community with tremendous growth potential.  Warrensburg is home to the University of Central
Missouri and is located near both Whiteman Air Force Base, home of the B‐2 Bomber, and the Lake of the Ozarks.
We are looking for a Building Official who is a professional code administrator that will report to the Community
Development Director.  The successful candidate is required to possess well‐developed  skills in development
services, building code administration, inspection services, researching, completing reports, making presentations,
an understanding of economic development and a commitment to best practices and problem‐solving in a team‐
oriented environment.
Salary:  $52,000.00 ‐ $62,000.00
 Medical benefits ‐ considerable portion paid by the city for both employee and family coverage
 Dental benefits – paid by the city
 Long‐term and Short‐term disability, 1 x salary employee Basic Life and AD&D paid by the city
 10 paid holidays with a floating holiday yearly
 Accrued Paid Time Off
 Generous Community Center Fitness Pass and Pool Pass program
 Completed High School Diploma or equivalent.
 Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, Safety or related field
 Must have current & valid Missouri driver license.
 Seven or more years’ experience with building construction and/or building code administration and
 Five or more years of supervisory experience.
 Computer literacy and ability to use the Microsoft Office suite of programs and internet browsers.
 Have at least one ICC certification as a Plans Examiner, Residential Building Inspector or Commercial
Building Inspector at the time of application.
 Have ICC certification as Certified Building Official (CBO) or acquire certification within 2 years of the date
of hire.
 Demonstrate completion of NIMs courses IS‐100, IS‐700 and IS‐800 at the time of application or within 6
months of the hire date.
Employment applications are available on‐line at www.warrensburg‐  Submit a cover letter, completed
application and resume to Human Resources at the City of Warrensburg, 102 S. Holden St., Warrensburg, MO
64093.  Original signatures required on applications.  Position open until filled.  First review of applications will be
completed October 31, 2016.  Subject to background investigation and drug screening.  Questions, contact:
Human Resources @ (660)262‐4607.   The City of Warrensburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Opportunity – Plumbing Inspector | St. Louis County

Division of Personnel

An Equal Opportunity Employer

$20.85 – $25.89 Hourly    $43,368.00 – $53,851.20 Annually

OPENING DATE: 10/04/16

CLOSING DATE: 10/23/16 11:59 PM


This position is responsible for performing inspections of plumbing and drainage systems and components to determine compliance with applicable codes, ordinances, standards, plans and specifications.


  • Inspects plumbing and drainage systems and components including primary and alternative fixtures and materials.
  • Evaluates methods and practices of installation or rehabilitation.
  • Prepares accurate reports, maintains records, prepares violation notices and hearing documentation.
  • Testifies in court if necessary.
  • Performs related work as required.


A minimum of five years experience in the plumbing trade; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.  Applicants should possess basic computer skills and knowledge.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license.


SELECTION AND APPOINTMENT: A selection committee will evaluate the qualifications of each applicant which will include recentness and appropriateness of the applicant’s education and experience, answers to the supplemental questions, results of employment references investigated and any other appropriate information available.

The selection committee will admit to the interview only those persons who possess the most job related qualifications and may establish admittance criteria beyond the minimum qualifications stated above. The interview will comprise 100% of the applicant’s earned grade. A candidate must earn a qualifying grade of 70 or more on the interview to be eligible for appointment.

The five top ranking candidates, based on the final grade, will be certified to the Department Director/Appointing Authority who will make the final decision.

All applicants conditionally offered a permanent part time, full time, term or on-call position will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use prior to appointment. Screening will be performed by a reputable clinical laboratory. The cost of screening will be bourne by the County.

HOW TO APPLY: Applicants interested in applying for this position should visit our website at or apply in person at St. Louis County Government, Division of Personnel located at 41 S. Central 7th Floor, Clayton, Missouri 63105.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY: The policy of the Civil Service Commission of St. Louis County is to support fair and equitable employment opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability/handicap condition, sexual orientation, marital status, veterans’ status or political affiliation. Call the Division of Personnel at (314) 615-5429 for more information on this policy.
St. Louis County
Division of Personnel, 7th Floor
Clayton, MO 63105
(314) 615-5429
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Hearing Impaired TTY: (314) 615-5889
Fax: (314) 615-7703

41 South Central
7th Floor
St. Louis, MO 63105

Job Opportunity – Planning & Protective Services | City of Jefferson

The City of Jefferson is now accepting applications for Director of Planning & Protective Services. This management position oversees the Division of Planning and Protective Services and advises various government entities, elected officials, staff, consultants and the public on city planning and development. Planning and Protective Services includes the functional areas of building inspections and permits,  code enforcement, environmental health (restaurant, day care inspections), long-range/transportation planning, planning and zoning,  and redevelopment and grants. A Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration, planning, civil engineering or a related field is required, supplemented by six years of progressively responsible experience that includes planning and program management, grant administration, budgeting, personnel supervision, community relations and general management experience.   An advanced degree and certification by AICP or professional certification is preferred. The annual salary range for this position is $80,990-$122,688 plus an outstanding benefit package. For a complete job description and to apply visit our website at:

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