Wall bracing requirements of the 2015 IRC | St. Louis | May 14, 2019

Workshop Description
This workshop is intended for those working in the wood construction industry from design to build to inspection. This class will address core wall bracing requirements found in the International Residental Code and will look at everything from bracing methods to the required amount and even connections of braced wall panels to framing. Special attention will be given to design examples highlighting the many options for wall bracing solutions with an emphasis on narrow bracing solutions. This class will be taught by a team of technical representatives from Simpson Strong-Tie.
Registration
To register for this workshop or find more course listings, visit strongte.com/workshops. For questions, please call our toll-free number (800) 999-5099 – Extension 3146 or send an email to Vivien Jeske at [email protected]
Wall Bracing Requirements of the IRC Workshop
Learning Objectives
As a result of attending this workshop, you will be able to:
 Identify various permitted standard braced wall panel methods found in R602.10
 Identify various narrow braced wall panel methods found in R602.10
 Perform braced wall layouts by indicating the location of braced wall lines, braced wall
panels, and panel types within a residential plan
Date Tuesday, May 14th
Location Renaissance St. Louis Airport
9801 Natural Bridge Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63134
Phone: 314-429-1100
Registraton
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
Workshop
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided
Workshop Topics
 Lateral Forces From Wind and Seismic
 Wall Bracing Requirements
 Engineered Solutons
 Design Example
 Hands-on Demonstraton
Course Credits
5 PDHs
IACET: 0.5 CEUs
(800) 999-5099 x0000
strongte.com

13th Annual MABOI Golf Tournament | May 17th, 2019 | Bear Creek Golf Club

PLEASE ENSURE YOUR REGISTRATION GOES TO THE RIGHT PLACE… THE MABOI MAILING ADDRESS IN MARYLAND HEIGHTS AND NOT ST. PETERS. BELOW ARE FORMS WITH THE APPROPRIATE ADDRESS:


Isn’t it about time you registered already? Lets do this!

  1. FREE BEER
  2. FREE FOOD
  3. REGISTER NOW OR SEE #1

This year we will be returning to Bear Creek Golf Club, and with that, there will be a couple of changes to note:

  • The 2019 tournament tee time will be at 2:00 pm.
  • We will be using the lower level room and lower patio since they already have the upper-level room in use.

Hope to see you all there!!

2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles | St. John | June 20, 2019

2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles

2015 IPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles | St. John | June 20, 2019 | Jim Tinner

Course Description:

Participants will be better able to understand and apply the critical concepts required to safely and efficiently design, install and inspect plumbing installations in accordance with the 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC). Participants will benefit from understanding the core principles needed to correctly interpret and apply the code. During this training, participants will be listening to lecture and viewing examples, as well as discussing sections of the IPC that pertain to plumbing system.

Instructor Bio:

Jim Tinner began in construction as a plumber and continued in that profession for about fourteen years before deciding on a career in building code enforcement. While working during the day and attending Seattle Central College at night he completed an Associates program in Building Construction Technology and began looking for work as a building inspector. Since, for the last twenty nine years has worked as a combination building inspector, fire prevention inspector, fire marshal and building official. Over the years Jim has instructed dozens of classes on subjects ranging from emergency management to legal aspects of code administration. He is a former member of the Washington State Building Code Council and the Washington State Emergency Management Council.

  • Registration Information:
    • Seminar Fee: MABOI Members: $80
    • Includes: breakfast, seminar, and lunch
    • Pre-registration is required
    • Seating limited to 100 people
  • Check-in: 8:30am
  • Class:  9am – 4pm
  • Who should attend:
    • Permit Technicians (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Building Inspectors (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Plans Examiners (CEU’s—0.6)
    • Code Officials (CEU’s—0.6)

PAYMENTS: Send payments to MABOI, 12685 Dorsett Rd #308, Maryland Heights, MO  63043

Location: St. John City Hall 8944 St. Charles Rock Rd. Cafeteria Level St John, Mo. 63114

Job Opportunity – Plan Review Engineer II | St. Charles County, Missouri

Starting Salary:             $48,544.16 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:  The purpose of this position is to direct and perform plan review for code compliance, commercial occupancy inspections, one-stop meetings, estimate projects costs, establish permit fees and approves projects for permit issuance. The work is performed under the direction of the Division Director of Building and Code Enforcement.

  • Assists the public in acquiring building permits. Answers building code questions by telephone, email, computer software, and in person.
  • Reviews construction plans for residential and commercial building projects to determine compliance with ICC, NEC, FEMA and other applicable codes and state statutes.
  • Provides information regarding code requirements for other County departments and the general public. Notifies permit applicants regarding needed changes for code compliance.
  • Assists Division Director, Inspection Manager and Inspectors as needed regarding plan review matters.
  • Conducts preliminary plan review meetings with developer, architects and engineers.
  • Consults with architects, builders and developers regarding plan review process and offers appropriate plan changes to meet code requirements.
  • Electronically reviews plans and specifications using Bluebeam for approval of building permits.
  • Inputs plan review information into computer system using Citizenserve software.
  • Calculates construction area to estimate project cost and establish permit fees.
  • Analyzes project scope and establishes building inspections required for project.
  • Maintains current knowledge of construction standards, applicable codes, plan review process and building permitting process using both paper and electronic plans.
  • Establishes division review guidelines. Ensures compliance with guidelines.
  • Participates in on-going training as needed. Attends training seminars.

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Building Technology or related field preferred. Five years construction code enforcement and plan review experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Requires ICC Plans Examiner Certification, Building Plans Examiner, and Accessibility Plans Examiner certifications within the first two years of employment.
  • Certification in FEMA IS – 100, IS – 200, IS – 700, and IS – 800 required within the first year of employment (obtained online).
  • Employment will be contingent on successfully passing a full criminal background check.

TO APPLY: All applications must be submitted only through our Self-Service Website at http://hr.sccmo.org/hr. 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 522, St. Charles, MO  63301 Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. 

*To assure consideration, applications must be received by May 12th, 2019. *

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.

Job Opportunity – Plan Review Engineer II | St. Charles County, Missouri

Starting Salary:             $48,544.16 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:  The purpose of this position is to direct and perform plan review for code compliance, commercial occupancy inspections, one-stop meetings, estimate projects costs, establish permit fees and approves projects for permit issuance. The work is performed under the direction of the Division Director of Building and Code Enforcement.

  • Assists the public in acquiring building permits. Answers building code questions by telephone, email, computer software, and in person.
  • Reviews construction plans for residential and commercial building projects to determine compliance with ICC, NEC, FEMA and other applicable codes and state statutes.
  • Provides information regarding code requirements for other County departments and the general public. Notifies permit applicants regarding needed changes for code compliance.
  • Assists Division Director, Inspection Manager and Inspectors as needed regarding plan review matters.
  • Conducts preliminary plan review meetings with developer, architects and engineers.
  • Consults with architects, builders and developers regarding plan review process and offers appropriate plan changes to meet code requirements.
  • Electronically reviews plans and specifications using Bluebeam for approval of building permits.
  • Inputs plan review information into computer system using Citizenserve software.
  • Calculates construction area to estimate project cost and establish permit fees.
  • Analyzes project scope and establishes building inspections required for project.
  • Maintains current knowledge of construction standards, applicable codes, plan review process and building permitting process using both paper and electronic plans.
  • Establishes division review guidelines. Ensures compliance with guidelines.
  • Participates in on-going training as needed. Attends training seminars.

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Building Technology or related field preferred. Five years construction code enforcement and plan review experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Requires ICC Plans Examiner Certification, Building Plans Examiner, and Accessibility Plans Examiner certifications within the first two years of employment.
  • Certification in FEMA IS – 100, IS – 200, IS – 700, and IS – 800 required within the first year of employment (obtained online).
  • Employment will be contingent on successfully passing a full criminal background check.

TO APPLY: All applications must be submitted only through our Self-Service Website at http://hr.sccmo.org/hr. 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 522, St. Charles, MO  63301 Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. 

*To assure consideration, applications must be received by May 12th, 2019. *

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.

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