Job Opportunity – Building & Zoning Administrator | Glen Carbon, Illinois

Building & Zoning Administrator

The Village of Glen Carbon, Illinois (pop.12, 974) is seeking an experienced, professional individual to fill the position of Building & Zoning Administrator. The Village of Glen Carbon is located 25 miles northeast of St. Louis, MO and is a progressive community known for its ability to sustain a small town atmosphere and outstanding quality of life.
The Building & Zoning Administrator is responsible for the enforcement of the Building code. Work involves investigating, supervising the enforcement of all applicable building codes, all rentals and zoning codes, property maintenance codes, and ensuring that residential, commercial, and industrial properties meet minimum requirements.
Candidate will review applications; issue permits and certificates, and supervise the maintenance and repair of all Village properties. This position reports directly to the Village Administrator but is appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the Village Board of
Trustees. The candidate must have experience in all Building & Planning and Zoning related matters. The successful candidate will demonstrate critical thinking and judgment and must be able to work effectively with coworkers, committees and commissions, the
general public and contractors.

A Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering, planning or a related field is preferred At least 5 years of management of a Building and Zoning Department experience is required. Building construction experience a plus. Economic and Community Development experience a plus. ICC certification as a Certified Building Official, Residential Inspector, Commercial Inspector, General Plans Examiner, and Code
Enforcement, or a combination thereof is also preferred. Candidate should have supervisory and budget experience.
Current Administrator’s salary is $65,563.00. Salary Range is negotiable depending on experience and qualifications. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, salary history and 3 professional references with contact information immediately to:

Lori Gibson, Administrative Services Coordinator, Village of Glen Carbon, 151 North Main Street, Glen Carbon, IL 62034,

E-mail: [email protected]., Phone: (618) 288-2608, Fax: (618)288-8046. EOE. This position will remain open until filled.