Job Opportunity | BUILDING INSPECTOR | Bridgeton MO


The City of Bridgeton is accepting applications for the position of Building Inspector. Essential duties and responsibilities include: performing field inspections of residential and/or commercial buildings during various stages of construction and remodeling; ensuring that structures are being constructed in accordance with approved plans and specifications, and in compliance with applicable state and local laws, City ordinances, and codes to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the public.

The ideal candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent and possess a Residential Inspector’s Certificate by the International Code Council.  A Commercial Building Inspector’s Certificate by the International Code Council must be obtained within twelve months of employment.  One to three years of experience is preferred.  Salary range for a Building Inspector is $27.31 – $38.37 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.  The City of Bridgeton offers an excellent benefits package, including health and dental insurance, paid vacation, and the Missouri LAGERS defined benefit pension plan. 

Resumes must be accompanied by a completed Application for Employment form and Release of Information Agreement, which can be obtained at the Information Desk at the Bridgeton Government Center or online at  Applications will be received until position is filled. Applications and associated documents can be delivered to:                                                           

Public Works Department

City of Bridgeton

12355 Natural Bridge Road

Bridgeton, MO 63044