Job Opportunity – Building Official | City of Mission, Kansas

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Building Official

City of Mission, Kansas


The City of Mission, Kansas is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Building Official.  This is a newly created position within the City’s Community Development Department that will be responsible for heading-up the Building Safety Services division of the department.  This position will be responsible for plan review and inspection of new construction, renovations, and additions for all building types, as well as overall enforcement of the City’s building and zoning codes.  The Building Official will work with third-party consultants, where appropriate, to coordinate services in achieving these goals.  The City is currently undergoing a development renaissance with three new, significant development projects (885,000 square feet combined) approved in just the past six months.  It is expected that these projects will be the catalyst for future redevelopment activity.   This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is engaged, has initiative, and wants to be a part of something new.  The ideal candidate is an individual with the ability to multitask without overlooking details, manage multiple projects both large and small, and be firm with a diplomatic approach.  More information about this exciting opportunity can be found on the City’s website at  To view the job description, requirements and to apply, please visit  Position open until filled. The City is an EOE.