City of Concord , California
Community & Economic Development
$36.95 - $47.16 Hourly
08/17/2020 05:00 PM PDT
***OPEN & PROMOTIONAL JOB OPPORTUNITY***
The City of Concord’s Community Development Department is looking for their next Building Inspector. Are you someone who has at least two years of experience in the building or construction trades, and enjoys interacting with the public? If so, you should consider joining a great group of public agency professionals in the City’s Building Division!
The ideal Building Inspector candidate is:
1. Submit a completed City of Concord application and the required supplemental question responses online at www.cityofconcord.org by 5:00 p.m., Monday, August 17, 2020. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.
IMPORTANT: Contact with candidates will primarily be via email. Make sure you list a current email that you check regularly on your application.
Performs generalist inspections and enforcement activities pertaining to the construction, alteration, repair and maintenance of commercial and residential structures. Performs related work as required all within the context of the City's Mission, Vision, Values Statement and a strong and progressive customer service orientation.
Equipment, Methods & Guidelines
Typically uses ordinances, regulations and state building codes applicable to building construction and zoning; City policies and procedures; standards, practices, equipment, and materials associated with building construction and inspection. Uses telephone, calculator, and computer terminal.
Work is conducted at construction sites and in office settings.
Work emphasizes speech, hearing, vision, and ability to move around construction sites.
Supervisory Guidance Received/Given
Supervision received consists of oral and written instructions intended to define objectives and problems, and may include detailed work direction.
This is the journey level in the Building Inspection classification series.
|Examples of duties include, but are not limited to:|
|Knowledge and Abilities
Working knowledge of materials, methods, and current building codes and standards used in building construction. Ability to read building construction plans and specifications and to recognize deviations from such plans in the field construction process; to recognize faulty construction or hazardous conditions created by deterioration; to learn and apply specific provisions of applicable codes, ordinances, and regulations enforceable by the City, especially those pertaining to structural construction, fire and life safety, access to buildings for persons with physical disabilities, plumbing, gas, and electrical installation, and grading; to make accurate arithmetical computations; to communicate effectively orally and in writing; to enforce regulations firmly and impartially; and to establish and maintain cooperative and effective relationships with those contacted in the course of work, all within the context of the City's Mission, Vision and Values Statement and a strong progressive customer service orientation.
Education: Completion of the twelfth grade or equivalent, preferably supplemented by additional training in building inspection technology, structural engineering, public administration or a related field.
Experience: Two years in one of the related building or construction trades, or application of Municipal Code enforcement relating to zoning, building construction, permit, or licensing administration.
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