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Electrical Inspector II 

Category Community Development  


This position is a combination of technical and professional work. The primary tasks are permit requests, reviewing construction plans, performing inspections and assuring that all necessary documentation has been completed so that construction, systems and other structures within the City of Lone Tree provide a safe and healthy environment for its citizens and the public.


(The following essential job functions and examples of duties are illustrative only and are not intended to be all inclusive. At the discretion of the supervisor and/or department director, duties may be modified to address business needs and changing business practices):



  • Inspect residential, commercial, industrial, multi-family residential and other buildings for compliance with the electrical codes during all phases of construction, alteration and repair.


  • Review construction plans, one-line diagrams and engineered designs for conformance with the National Electrical Code or the International Residential Code.


  • Responsible for knowing the installation requirements, specifications, U.L. listings, and manufactures’ standards for equipment, devices and systems that are not defined with in the Codes.


  • Answer questions from homeowners, architects, engineers, design professionals and contractors related to electrical codes, permitting process and inspection sequencing.


  • Indicate when changes or additional information is needed to meet the requirements of the code and contact the appropriate parties to fulfill compliance needs


  • Investigate complaints, issue correction notices or stop work orders to ensure compliance with adopted codes.


  • Communicates and collaborates with other divisions, departments, jurisdictions, and metro districts to ensure that all parties involved have been notified and/or approve of the issuance of the building permit or Certificate of Occupancy while fostering and maintaining professional relations with aforementioned organizations.


  • Remains consistent in assuming responsibility for ensuring that the process remains timely within the established division’s expectations for turnaround and customer service


  • Read maps or organizes inspection route to achieve 100% completion of requested inspections daily, while meeting scheduled inspections times with homeowners and contractors to accommodate their schedules.


  • Assist in developing local amendments and regulations for adoption and administration.



    • Performs other duties as assigned.


Position Requirements


  • Demonstrates knowledge of the residential, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and energy codes as appropriate for the position


  • Is self-motivated to stay current and informed of new construction methods, materials and safety procedures, including national, state, and local code interpretations, and regulations



  • Maintains ability to effectively communicate in a clear, comprehensive and concise manner that is understandable to the customer through written and/or verbal means.


  • Self-monitors behavior to consistently set a high standard of professionalism and image to customers and peers demonstrating the ability to effectively interact with all levels of personnel and visitors of the City of Lone Tree
  • Demonstrated personal effectiveness, credibility, thoroughness, flexibility, and collaboration skills



  • Applies principles of logical or technical thinking to define and resolve problems, establish facts, and draw a valid conclusion in the application of the adopted codes, ordinances’ and applicable statutes.


  • Consistently demonstrates the ability to apply mathematical formulas, fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to specific project scenarios


  • Maintains ability to enter and transfer information among computer applications in an accurate and timely manner
    • Capable of establishing and maintaining a systematic approach to efficiency and effectiveness within a multi-task work environment


    • Ability to complete tasks with accuracy, neatness and thoroughness within a specific time frame



Work involves independent judgment within given guidelines and the responsibility to properly enforce the adopted Codes. The Codes usually require interpretation and individual judgment during the plan review and inspection process. The expectation of this position is to understand the scope of responsibility that this role entails and to seek advice and direction should any confusion or discrepancy arise.



Proper application of the adopted codes and ordinances during the plan review and inspection process is critical to maintain the minimum standards for the protection of life, health and safety. Failure to do so may result in loss of time, legal exposure, greater expenditure of the City of Lone Tree and customer resources, and in extreme cases, death or injury to the public.



  • High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
  • 5 year of experience in construction, inspection, education or related field
  • Maintain a current Colorado Journeyman or Master Electrician License
  • A valid State driver’s license
  • Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) skills
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Pay Range $60,000 - $68,500  
Date of First Review As received  
Position Electrical Inspector II  
Number of Openings 1  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Open Date 12/22/2021  
Location City of Lone Tree Municipal Building  
About the Organization 'We will achieve Lone Tree's Community vision by doing things the best way, not the expected way.'

City of Lone Tree Mission Statement

The City of Lone Tree is a great place to visit, work, live, play, and be an employee. The City of Lone Tree is committed to exceptional quality of life and high-quality development within its boundaries. Lone Tree has an efficient, highly skilled staff; informed and well-connected elected officials; and a business-friendly climate.

Come help us do things the best way, not the expected way!  

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