Inspector Building Job Description Sample
Building Inspector - Residential/2 (Re-Ad 18-00411; 18-00310)
Minimum Qualifications:(Two candidates will be hired at a level commensurate with experience and qualifications.) Safe construction from the ground up – that's our commitment to excellence. If this is your passion too, we may be looking for you. What You Do and How You Do It: A Residential Building Inspector is responsible for enforcing the Virginia Uniform Building code as it relates to Residential structures. Perform on-site inspections of Residential building construction and systems to ensure building safety and compliance. Coordinate regulatory activities of other county departments involved in the building permit and approval process. Perform safety and damage assessment inspections. You will also respond to, investigate and resolve concerns from citizens and customers regarding building code and construction related issues. Attend pre-construction meetings for new Residential projects to convey requirements about the department's procedures for the inspection processes for Residential structures and establish channels of communication between contractors, designers, job superintendents, and the inspection division. Participate in the development of the Virginia Construction Code, representing Chesterfield at the state and national levels. You may be cross-trained to perform other duties. You must possess the required certification and remain current with the latest best practices. * Building Inspector I - $36,903 - $43,432. Must possess or obtain within 18 months of hire – Residential Building Inspector Virginia Certification. * Building Inspector II - $42,157 - $49,616. Must possess at time of hire – Combination Residential Inspector or Residential Building Inspector and either Commercial Building Inspector, Property Maintenance Inspector or Fire Protection Inspector. * Building Inspector III - $48,169 - $56,690. Must possess at time of hire – Combination Residential Inspector and either Commercial Building Inspector, Property Maintenance Inspector or Fire Protection Inspector. Here's What You Need: High school diploma or GED; construction/engineering technology or vocational program degree/certificate preferred; three years of construction experience for Building Inspector I & II; five years for Building Inspector III; you must have code enforcement experience (familiarity with the Uniform Statewide Building Code for Building Inspector I; one year for Building Inspector II; two years for Building Inspector III); or an equivalent combination of training and experience. You must be able to read and interpret building construction documents and plans and use a personal computer and navigate software, which is used to perform your daily job duties. You also need the ability to traverse construction sites, climb ladders and demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Good driving record required. Must not reflect a total of six or more demerit points within the twenty-four months preceding the anticipated hire date, or one major violation of six demerit points within the preceding thirty-six months. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.
Real Talk: We'll be honest – this is hard work with multiple challenges that are sometimes frustrating. Often, contractors manage projects in a way that makes your job more difficult.
You may have to do some hand-holding when the construction labor force lacks proficiency. You need to consistently enforce a complex building code, manage coordination with multiple departments, keep track of numerous inspections and effectively manage a heavy volume of work on a daily basis. But if you're committed to ensuring construction safety and building code compliance in a First Choice Community – getting it done right the first time – Building Inspector may be the career for you. Still Interested? Click the "apply" link above to complete and submit an application by 5pm March 8, 2018. # Shift: Monday
- Job Title:* Building Inspector
- Residential/2 (re-ad 18-00411; 18-00310)
Closing Date/Time:* Thu. 03/08/18 5:00 PM Eastern Time
Salary:* Depends on Qualifications
Job Type:* Full-Time
Requisition #:* 18-00543 Position #: Various
Department:* Building Inspections
Building Inspector - Reputable Firm With Growth Opportunities
Reputable Firm with Growth Opportunities Building Inspector
Reputable Firm with Growth Opportunities
Multifamily Construction Experience, ICC Certifications, Framing, Energy Testing Certifications, Plumbing, Microsoft Excel, SalesForce, Time Management Skills, Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills My client is actively looking for a Construction Inspector/Consultant with at least 3+ years of construction/building experience, specifically with Multifamily construction experience. This is a very progressive company that truly values its employees and they maintain a very healthy work/life balance. They also help all of their employees by providing training for certifications and even covering the cost of all new certifications and renewals. They also offer excellent benefits. They have been a steady, stable, and growing Construction Consulting firm for over 30 years. This is a great career opportunity to get into a firm that takes care of its people and will offer career growth opportunities.
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Competitive Industry Compensation
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What You Will Be Doing - Inspections, consulting, reporting and tracking as the Division President directs
Responsible for various field operations (accuracy of reports and field instruction to clients)
Familiar with foundation set-up, pre-pour inspections, slab post-pour inspections, checking the level of slabs
Apply knowledge of loads, span tables, best practices and punch-out requirements
Walk on the roof as clients needs dictate
Be able to confidently climb a ladder to a second story roof, perform the inspection, and climb down the ladder
Must be capable of negotiating other tight spaces to perform inspections
Possess a strong attitude of what constitutes the quality of a completed home
Maintain strong organizational and time management skills to handle all office and field operations
Effectively speak with client field personnel as well as office staff
Must have the ability to evaluate and train superintendents in the field and future potential coworkers
Final stage inspections including an excellent working knowledge of appliances, plumbing, HVAC, roof, foundation, drainage, and electrical
What You Need for this Position At Least 3 Years of experience and knowledge of:
Multifamily Construction Experience
Energy Testing Certifications What's In It for You
Comprehensive Medical/Dental Benefits
401(k) Plan with Company Match
Long Term Disability If you are a qualified candidate with the requisite experience, you should apply ASAP. Additionally, you can email your qualifications AND resume in MS Word format directly to Christian@CyberCoders.com Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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Residential Building Inspector - San Francisco Bay Area
Pacific InterWest Building Consultants, Inc. is seeking a building inspector to join our Northern California Division team!
Founded in 1995, Pacific InterWest has been engaged in the practice of risk management through architectural peer reviews and third party course of construction inspections throughout the west coast. With operations in Northern California, Southern California, Oregon, Arizona, Nevada and Washington, our team of professionals works with many of the top builder/developers in the country. Pacific InterWest is currently adding new clients in existing regions and expanding into new geographic markets. For more information about our company, please visit our website at www.pacificinterwest.com.
• Our inspectors must be able to work independently, setting their own schedules while meeting the needs of our clients.
• Inspections are performed using our own custom database software (web-based) on a laptop or tablet. Field reports are automatically generated and emailed to the project site superintendent regarding relevant conditions of completed or the “in process” work of project subcontractors. Reports may also be reviewed by project managers, directors of construction, and legal counsel. On occasion, a special inspection may be performed and a field report may be prepared using a template in Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word or Excel.
• Site inspections require the ability to view all the pertinent areas of buildings under construction. Inspections may require, but are not limited to, walking, climbing scaffolding and tall ladders, and the ability to access and inspect roof areas.
• The inspector must be able to work constructively with the superintendent, trade workers, suppliers, manufacturers’ representatives, design professionals, and developer management to achieve the best possible field results.
• The inspector must be able to read, understand, and interpret architectural and engineering drawings and details of wood framed construction projects. The ability to review project drawings for missing or poor details of window installation, water intrusion, sound transmission, fire related issues, roof structures, and other high-risk areas is critical to the proper performance of the job.
• The inspector must be able to clearly communicate, in writing and verbally, with project team members and company management about relevant construction systems and processes.
• The inspector shall be knowledgeable of code requirements, regional trade practices, and manufacturers’ installation requirements for common materials. The inspector must be able to identify correct, or incorrect, installation methods in the field with special emphasis on the weather envelope. A clear understanding of the component products and installation of stucco, lath, windows, doors, decks/balconies, flashing, and roofs is essential.
• Current ICC certification, at minimum, as a residential building inspector (B1);
• 5 years of multifamily residential construction experience;
• Strong knowledge of the CRC 2013 and CBC 2013;
• Reliable transportation, this position requires daily travel to and from our client’s job sites.
Pacific InterWest offers a highly competitive compensation package which includes health, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation.
Building Code Inspector
The candidate will perform evaluation work involving the application of skilled technical knowledge and judgment in examining plans, blueprints, workmanship, and other specifications for conformity to legally established requirements as a building and/or structural plans examiner.
The tasks may be required to perform may include, but are not limited to:
Inspect construction, alterations and/or repairs with project plans and specifications to ensure compliance with the applicable codes.
Have knowledge and experience needed to perform structural, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing inspections of buildings and issues associated with certificates of occupancy.
Be proficient in interpretation of local, State, and Federal laws, codes and regulations pertaining to ICC Codes.
Have a valid Driver’s License. (A check of your driving record is required.)
Possess a minimum of a High school diploma or G.E.D. certification.
Have at least two (2) years of experience in commercial and/or residential construction.
All skill levels are welcome and training is available.
We are accepting applications in our Halifax area UCC Department for the title of Building Inspector.
Day-to-day tasks include:
- Travel locally using a permanently assigned work vehicle.
- Inspect buildings and work sites to ensure the materials and methods meet local and national building code requirements
- Produce notes and reports on inspection activities
- Review plans
- Issue Certificates of Occupancy
- Coordinate with team members and support staff
We offer competitive Salary and Hourly rate positions, Benefits packages, Bonuses.
Assistant Building Commissioner/Local Building Inspector
Building Code Inspector / Building Official
Position Summary and Objectives
We are currently seeking a multi-disciplined Building Code Inspector and Plans Examiner for the Ft. Myers/Naples areas. Primary duties will include performing building code inspections and/or plans review (building, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing – as licensed) on residential and commercial buildings, as well as managing specific projects related to these types of code inspections. Some travel may be required for inspections and/or managing projects in the assigned area. The inspector positions are predominately field located but may occasionally include office assignments, whereas the Plan Examiners positions are primarily office-based.
- Building Code Review and/or Quality Control Inspections
- Prepare written and electronic reports, and issue notices of correction
- Explain and interpret code and/or quality control regulations or requirements
- Recognize, evaluate and properly resolve unique problems or situations
- Maintain effective customer service relationship with clients and the public
- Assist the inspection management team with business development
- Perform other related duties as assigned by the Manager
Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Education
- Required state of Florida commercial building inspection and/or plan review license (BN#, PX#) in building, mechanical, electrical and plumbing.
- 5+ years’ experience performing plan review and/or inspections
- High School diploma or equivalent education; Associates or Bachelors degree preferred
- Valid State Driver’s license with clean driving record
In addition to our traditional Environmental, Geotechnical Engineering, and CMT consulting services, NOVA also provides Building Envelope, Roof Consulting, and Structural / Forensics Engineering services that include condition assessments, design development review, failure analysis, as well as building envelope/roofing testing and inspection services during construction and/or rehabilitation.
NOVA has also expanded to provide industry leadership in building code compliance services that include: Municipal and Government Outsourcing, Loss Prevention, Construction Defect Mitigation, state of Florida Private ProviderTM and HUD Inspection services. Our professional staff includes experienced ICC certified plans examiners and inspectors, building officials, and engineers that can help you maintain the building standards of your community.
Currently, NOVA employs over 350 personnel located in 16 offices. Our professional staff consists of registered engineers, geologists, scientists, ICC inspectors, certified inspectors for housing and urban development, building officials, laboratory specialists, NICET and ACI-certified technicians, AWS-certified welding inspectors, and specialty consultants.
Combination Building Inspector
Job #: 1700825 Job Title: Combination Building Inspector Opening Date/Time:
Tue. 10/10/17 12:00 AM Central Time Salary: $18.73 - $20.60 Hourly $38,958.40 - $42,848.00 Annually Job Type: Full Time Location: College Station, Texas Department:
Planning & Development Service FLSA: Non-exempt position, eligible for overtime compensation. Print Job Information | Apply Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Under general supervision of the Building Official the Combination Building Inspector performs skilled work in all phases of residential and commercial building inspections; enforcing laws relating to new construction, alteration, removal, and demolition of buildings and structures to ensure compliance with building codes, laws and regulations. Principal Duties:
Ensure compliance of building codes, laws, and regulations by performing internal and external building inspection duties involved in the enforcement of building related codes of public and private construction, improvements and demolition.
Inspect on-site electrical, building, plumbing, gas, and mechanical work for conformance with City codes; enforcing City building, plumbing, electrical, energy, and mechanical ordinances.
Prepare and issue code violation notices, according to established policy, advising owner and contractor of necessary corrective action and following through for compliance.
Review and interpret approved construction plans, specifications and special provisions as a basis for monitoring construction activities.
Provide code interpretations and other essential information to contractors and the general public about building requirements and inspection procedures.
Prepare reports and maintain files of inspections and issued permits and citations.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
Required: High school diploma or GED equivalent and two (2) or more years of related experience in the construction field;or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
Knowledge of practices and techniques used in carpentry work, building construction, electrical work, plumbing work, and air-conditioning and heating work. State of Texas Plumbing Inspection License or the ability to obtain within 18 months from hire date. Certification from the International Code Council as a residential energy plans examiner/inspector or the ability to obtain within 12 months from hire date.
Certification from the International Code Council as a commercial energy inspector or the ability to obtain within 12 months of hire date. Ability to accomplish inspections in difficult to maneuver inspections areas (crawl spaces, attics, ladder only access areas, etc.). Possess and maintain a valid State of Texas Drivers license. Preferred: Journeyman or Master Licensure in any construction trade.
Building related certification(s) from a model code organization. Previous building inspection work experience.
Building Code Inspector
Job Description: This position is responsible for the inspection of buildings and structures to assure compliance with applicable laws, rules, and standards; perform complaint investigations; assist in the review of local enforcing agencies as part of a Performance Evaluation team; perform plan review for residential and small commercial projects; and perform annual and pre-licensure inspections of Manufactured Home Communities. Position Description This position covers the entire Upper Peninsula. The official work station is in one of these counties: Marquette, Delta, Menominee, or Schoolcraft. Required Education and Experience Education Educational level typically acquired through completion of high school. Experience Six years of experience in general building construction as a contractor, skilled trades worker, a person in charge of structural construction, or a combination thereof, including two years of experience as a journey-level, structural, construction, skilled trades worker (such as a carpenter, bricklayer/mason, structural steel worker, etc.). Alternate Education and Experience Possession of a license as an architect or professional engineer issued by the State of Michigan may be substituted for the education and experience requirements. Additional Requirements and Information Upon appointment, individuals must meet the requirements of Act 54 of 1986 and become registered as a building inspector and plan reviewer. Possession of a valid Michigan driver's license. View the entire job specification at: http://www.michigan.gov/documents/BuildingCodeInspector_12365_7.pdf Candidates should be aware, that if selected for this position, all supplemental employment must have PRIOR approval by the Department of Licensing & Regulatory Affairs/Bureau of Construction Codes. The department will not approve a supplemental employment request for work regulated by the bureau regardless of the position you hold. Salary: $22.29 - $30.94 Hourly
Location:* Marquette, MI
Job Type:* Permanent Full Time
Department:* Licensing and Regulatory Affairs - LARA
Job Number:* 6401-18-BCC-02-POST
Closing:* 2/15/2018 5:00 PM Eastern
Bargaining Unit:* MICHIGAN STATE EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION (MSEA)
Agency:* State of Michigan
Address:* 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909. Phone: (800) 788-1766 Website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/michigan
Assistant Inspector - Building Construction
Assistant Inspector - Building Construction
Description The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs. We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
Position Summary Reporting to the Construction Manager or Project Manager, this is a site based position that interacts directly with the General Contractor. This role ensures that the scope of work is followed as per the clients specifications on schedule, with quality craftsmanship, and safely. Other responsibilities include reading construction drawings, and a working knowledge of local codes and regulations.
Possess technical competence, skill and knowledge of the construction industry
Understand Contract Documents including Drawings, Specifications and Contracts and provide technical assistance and recommendations for action
Conduct efficient Meetings, prepare and distribute Meeting Minutes
Conduct necessary Field Investigations, provide Field Inspections, prepare concise and distribute timely associated Reports
Receive, review, coordinate, track and process RFI's
Provide Schedule review and monitoring including suggestions for changes
Prepare Change Order packages including preparing an independent estimate with final recommendations
Provide knowledgeable review of contractor Pay Application and provide recommendations with associated paperwork
Demonstrate the ability to make decisions and provide recommendations
Possess a working knowledge of Safety procedures, practices and standards
Communicate effecting in speaking and writing, including listening
Build relationships and create teamwork within the company, and the project team
Bachelors of Science in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or equivalent experience is required + 8 years of site inspection experience required
Certificate in discipline field is preferred
Strong computer software skills within the Microsoft Suite of tools (specifically Excel, Word, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat is required
Knowledge of general photography preferred Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights. At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-New York-Brooklyn
Req ID: BI 0003JN
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