BUILDING PLANS REVIEWER

Recruitment #20-123-0293

Job Description

The Department of Building and Development's Code Enforcement Division is seeking candidates for a full-time Building Plans Reviewer position. Duties include the review of all assigned residential/commercial and structural plans and submissions for compliance with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC). Maintain strict compliance with the review time limitations established by the Building Official to meet the intent of the USBC. Maintain a high level of problem solving skills. Manage/participate in special projects, as assigned. Attend all mandatory training as required by title 36 of the Code of Virginia and ensure required plan review certifications are current. Proactively provide technical information to owners, contractors, architects, and the general public in a professional, courteous, and timely manner. Process and conduct reviews prior to submission. Respond to all phone inquiries the same day received. Communicate professionally with other staff members and customers.

Job Requirements

Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a High School diploma and at least six (6) years of experience in a related field.

Special Requirements

Must become certified by the Virginia State Board of Housing and Community Development as a Residential Plans Examiner and Residential Building Inspector within the timeframe stated in State guidelines from the time of employment and maintain the required certifications in accordance with Virginia Certification Standards. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license in accordance with Loudoun County Human Resources policy.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Valid driver’s license, driving record and criminal background check required.