Building Inspector Job at Daly City, San Mateo County, California

Building Inspector

City of Daly City , California


Job Information 

Full-Time

Economic and Community Development

Mid Level

Salary/Wage 

$6,909.00 - $8,398.00 Monthly

Application Deadline 

Continuous

01/22/2021 05:00 PM PST

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive

Details 

Applications accepted until Friday, January 22, 2021 OR upon receipt of the first 100 applications- whichever occurs first.

Written Exam: TBA

Oral Exams: TBA

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of completing a city application.

DEFINITION

Under direction of the Chief Building Supervisor/Building Official, to assist in inspecting buildings and building construction for conformance with regulations, to perform construction contract management and inspections, and to do related work as required.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Enforces building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, energy, and fire codes; issues permits for all building activities; does plan checks on all construction, sewer connections, and septic tank installation, to ensure code compliance; investigates violations and checks all complaints regarding building procedures; works closely with Fire Marshall’s office on plan checks and fire code enforcement; enforces zoning code regulations and business licenses; gives information to the public regarding codes and ordinances, and confers with owners, architects, and engineers regarding design construction and filing of records, plans, maps, and similar documents; keeps records and prepares reports.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of:  State and local building and fire codes and ordinances, provisions of electrical and plumbing regulations, principles and techniques of building construction, principles of structural design and basic engineering mathematics, building materials and accepted safety standards, standard installation procedures for electrical and plumbing facilities, and local zoning regulations.

Ability to:  Analyze, interpret, and check building plans and specifications; understand, interpret and apply laws and regulations; prepare clear and concise written reports; use a computer to record, organize, and monitor all building inspection activities including written reports; maintain cooperative working relationships with engineers, architects contractors, government officials, employees, and the general public.  Interact positively and cooperate with co-workers, respond politely to customers, work as a team member, function under demanding time pressure, respond in a positive manner to supervision, and attend work and perform duties on a regular and consistent basis.

Experience:  Three years of progressively responsible experience in a variety of building inspection or construction work.

Education:  Graduation from high school or equivalent.

Certification:  Possession of a “International Code Council Building Inspector Certification” , is desirable, or ability to obtain within twelve (12) months  of  hire date.

The following certifications are desirable:

  • International Code Council, International Conference of Plumbing and Mechanical Inspectors, or equivalent organization: 

        Electrical Inspector certification
        Mechanical Inspector certification
        Plumbing Inspector certification

License:  Possession of a valid Class C California Driver’s License.

Job PDF: 
PDF icon building inspector 2020 bulletin.pdf

Ideal Candidate

Experience:  Three years of progressively responsible experience in a variety of building inspection or construction work.

Education:  Graduation from high school or equivalent.

Certification:  Possession of a “International Code Council Building Inspector Certification” , is desirable, or ability to obtain within twelve (12) months  of  hire date.

The following certifications are desirable:

  • International Code Council, International Conference of Plumbing and Mechanical Inspectors, or equivalent organization: 

        Electrical Inspector certification
        Mechanical Inspector certification
        Plumbing Inspector certification

License:  Possession of a valid Class C California Driver’s License.

Special Instructions

Final Filing Date: Friday, January 22, 2021 OR upon receipt of the first 100 applications- whichever occurs first.

Written Exam: TBA

Oral Exam: TBA

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of completing a City application.

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
(650)991-8028
Contact email: 
hr@dalycity.org

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Location 

333 90th St

Daly City, CA 94013

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