Job Opportunity | Building Commissioner & Zoning Administrator | Frontenac, Mo

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Building Commissioner & Zoning Administrator City of Frontenac, Missouri

The City of Frontenac is seeking applications for the position of Building Commissioner. Frontenac (population 3,500) is a prosperous and distinguished inner-ring suburb of St. Louis.

The Building Commissioner oversees the daily operation of the building department, and along with one other full-time building inspector, personally performs plan review, building inspections, property maintenance inspections, writing related ordinances, enforcement of building codes, zoning codes, subdivision regulations, sign regulations, flood damage prevention and other related ordinances.

Candidates should have strong written and oral communication skills to consult with construction professionals to convey compliance concerns and recommendations and to compose related reports. Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills to successfully develop positive intergovernmental and private sector relationships.

Candidates must have a minimum of five years of experience in the building code enforcement field. ICC certification as a building inspector, plans examiner and certified building official is required within six months of hire. Registration with the State of Missouri as a licensed professional engineer is desirable, but not required.

Candidates must have the ability to read, understand and interpret blue prints and other construction design documentation and must possess good verbal and written skills to communicate effectively with the general public, design professionals, legal professionals, contractors and developers.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience as both a building official and a zoning administrator. The annual salary range for this position is currently $71,558 to $103,897.

Please submit a resume, cover letter, references and salary history immediately to Jaysen Christensen by email at [email protected] or by mail to 10555 Clayton Road, Frontenac, MO 63131.