Recruitment #24-117-0115

Job Description

Loudoun County’s Zoning Enforcement Division is seeking qualified applicants for a Zoning Inspector. The position involves 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 candidate 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 position requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to effectively manage case file information in preparation for any necessary court action.

Job Requirements

Bachelors degree in law enforcement, planning, or a related field or four (4) years of related work experience in enforcement for another jurisdiction; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Hiring salary is commensurate with experience.

Special Requirements

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

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Employment is contingent on successful completion of a criminal, credit, and DMV background checks.