ZONING INSPECTOR

Recruitment #20-S1C-0020

Job Description

Zoning Enforcement Division is seeking qualified applicants for two Zoning Inspectors. The successful candidates will be a key part of the Zoning Enforcement Team in the Department of Planning and Zoning. The positions involve conducting field investigations, case management, and resolution of violations of the Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance, Virginia Property Maintenance Code and several codified (local) ordinances. The successful candidates must be willing to work in various conditions including construction sites, potentially unsafe structures, uneven terrain, and outdoors during inclement weather. The ability to effectively communicate with the public and staff is essential in working towards the successful resolution of violations. The positions require excellent organizational skills and the ability to effectively manage case file information in preparation for any necessary court action.

Job Requirements

Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Zoning, law enforcement, planning, or related field. Positions require a valid driver’s license, driving record check, and Background check.

Special Requirements

Virginia Association of Zoning Officials’ Certified Zoning Official (CZO) or Certified Zoning Administrator (CZA) certification preferred. Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development certification as a Property Maintenance Inspector preferred. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, which could require evenings and weekend inspections, depending on case needs.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Positions require a valid driver’s license, driving record check, and Background/credit check

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