JOB TITLE: BUILDING & ELECTRICAL INSPECTOR & BUILDING & PLUMBING INSPECTOR
DEPARTMENT: BUILDING DEPARTMENT
The City of Richmond Heights is seeking a full time or part time, Certified Building & Electrical Inspectoror a Certified Building & Plumbing Inspector. The qualified candidate must have at least 3 years of experience performing certified code inspections and currently hold State of Ohio, Board of Building Standards certifications as a Building Inspector, Electrical Safety Inspector, Plumbing inspector or Building Inspector certifications, issued by the Ohio Board of Building Standards. Interim Certifications will be considered for each of these positions so long as the applicant could have full certifications within one year of the date of hire. Other OBBS certifications are desirable but not required.
The candidate should have a thorough knowledge of building construction processes, along with the ability to read and interpret building plans and specifications. A general knowledge of local zoning and building maintenance codes is also required. The qualified candidate must have the ability to operate computers, navigate the internet, use general office equipment, including software like Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, and Building Department databases. Accuracy and consistency are required, along with good communicative skills. The applicant must have a valid Ohio drivers’ license and insurable driving record.
The job duties include but are not limited to the enforcement of the Building Codes of the State of Ohio and the Codified Ordinances of the City of Richmond Heights; taking complaints from the public, provide explanations of building code laws and regulations to the public; the ability to write clear and concise reports and letters as needed and communicate well with co-workers and the public. While performing the essential functions of this job, the incumbent is regularly required to ascend and descend stairs, climb ladders/scaffolding and ramps; maintain body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching.
The rate of pay is commensurate with experience; the City provides a comprehensive benefit package.
A cover letter along with your current resume should be submitted to the Human Resource Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org along with copies of all current Board of Building Standards certifications or Interim certifications. No telephone calls please.
Link to Richmond Heights Web Site: http://www.richmondheightsohio.org
The City of Richmond Heights is an Equal Opportunity Employer