The fundamental reason this classification exists is to perform technical and supervisory work in administering of municipal buildings codes and zoning ordinance. The employee in this class is responsible for ensuring adherence to and enforcing applicable building codes and ordinances relative to building construction, maintenance and safety. Supervision is over a group of full-time employees. Decisions are usually made independently, but are subject to review by the Chief Building Official. The essential functions include conferring and corresponding with architects, engineers, building owners, contractors, and the general public regarding code requirements; supervising two or more full-time employees; reviewing permit applications drawings, specifications and answering questions relative to building code requirements; enforcing zoning regulations and coordinates the issuance of required permits; and reviewing plans, specifications and making on-site inspections of buildings, and various other structures. The employee in this classification reports to the Chief Building Official.
High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Ten years' supervisory experience in construction and/or engineering/architectural work including experience in reading building plans. Certification from the International Code Council as a Building Plans Examiner.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide
the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be