Highly responsible administrative and professional work in coordinating, overseeing and performing building inspections, plan examinations, and permitting operations for the purpose of enforcing codes, regulating building construction, , general code enforcement, and related activities. Inspection, plan examination and permitting duties are performed in all certification categories (building, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical). Responsible for the supervision and management of the building inspection contractors.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
(These essential job functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other job related marginal duties as required.)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of department plans examination, building permitting and inspection policies and procedures.
Knowledge of structural, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical construction methods, procedures and materials.
Knowledge of the building codes and ordinances relating to construction plan review, permitting and inspections in the County.
Knowledge of possible building construction and mechanical compliance issues.
Ability to be firm in requiring remedy of building construction compliance issues.
Ability to read and interpret construction codes, plans and specifications.
Ability to prepare and maintain accurate records and necessary reports.
Ability to supervise a team of employee
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors and others in the construction trade.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate degree in Business, Public Administration, Engineering, Construction, Architecture, or a related field..
Five (5) years experience in the trades as a Building Inspector, Contractor, Engineer, Architect, Superintendent, Foreman or competent mechanic in charge of construction.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS OR REGISTRATIONS:
Valid Florida Driver’s License and a driving record acceptable to insurance provider.
Must possessState of Florida, Department of Business and Professional Regulations, Standard Inspector Certifications in all of the following fields: Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical, Residential Electrical and Commercial Electrical.
Must possess Level 1 Code Enforcement Certification from the Florida Association of Code Enforcement or other equivalent or greater code enforcement certification.
Possession of State of Florida, Department of Business and Professional Regulations, Standard Plans Examiner Certifications in the fields of; Building, Plumbing, Electrical, Residential Electrical, and Mechanical is preferred.
Certified Floodplain Manager within one (1) year of employment.
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL SKILLS:
Acceptable vision (with or without correction)
Acceptable hearing (with or without correction)
Moderate lifting and carrying (up to 45 pounds)
Ability to communicate both orally and in writing
Ability to enter data into a computer.
Ability to sit at a desk and view a display screen for extended periods of time.
Climbing of ladders
Able to operate a motor vehicle
Tetanus Within sixty (60) days of employment
Works inside and outside in varying weather conditions with noise, slippery surfaces, and uneven surfaces.
Heights (up to 50 feet)
Some stressful situations.
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