Job Opportunity – Building Inspector | City of Branson
Job Title: Building Inspector – Planning and Development Department
Opening Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015; position is open to internal and external applicants
Closing Date: Thursday, December 31, 2015; application packets must be received or postmarked by 4:30 p.m.
Work Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Beginning Salary: $16.8212 per hour
POSITION SUMMARY: The Building Inspector is responsible for inspecting all phases in all disciplines (building,
structural, mechanical, plumbing and electrical) of construction progress for code compliance. To assist on an “as
needed” basis in the fields of code enforcement, business license review, plans check/review, general office duties and
public relations as a representative of the City of Branson.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED equivalent. Graduation from an accredited technical school
program is preferred. Three years of experience in the construction field is preferred. Must possess (or obtain within
one year of hire) a minimum of one of the following inspection certifications at time of hire: International Code Council
(ICC) Building, ICC Plumbing, ICC Electrical, ICC Residential, or ICC Mechanical. Certification must be current and
maintained during term of employment. Additional licenses or certifications may be required for this position. Must
possess and maintain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s license with the ability to be insured under the City of Branson’s
insurance coverage when driving a city-owned vehicle. Must possess a high degree of integrity, strong work ethic, and
ability to work with minimal supervision.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Includes the following: Performs full range of building inspections and
minor plan reviews, including technically complex structures and specialty inspections, to ensure that all work complies
with specifications, ordinances, City Codes and standards in the areas of electrical, plumbing, mechanical, accessibility
and other disciplines, including final inspections for occupancy. Inspects new construction, including renovation and
repair work for quality, materials and workmanship and ensures that all work complies with specifications, ordinances
and City Codes. Field checks construction documents to verify construction projects are in compliance with the
approved plans and all adopted Municipal and Building Codes. Reads and interprets construction plans, engineering and
architectural drawings and maps. Clearly communicates to property owners, contractors and the general public; explain
and interpret requirements and restrictions of adopted codes and ordinances related to commercial and residential
construction. Maintains files, work logs and reports regarding inspection activities and findings on all projects.
To be considered for this position, a completed City Application, Supplemental Questionnaire, and Request for
Criminal Record Check Form must be submitted to the City of Branson Human Resources Dept., 110 W. Maddux St.,
Ste. 315, Branson, MO 65616. For a copy of the full job description, or to obtain all necessary application materials,
please visit www.bransonmo.gov or the Human Resources Dept. Applications submitted for no particular vacancy are
retained on active file for one year and may be used only once. This position will be filled based upon qualifications and
without any preference to applicants of one gender over another.
More information: Job Posting- Bldg Ins Dec 2015