Building Combination Inspector

  • CITY OF EL PASO, TX
  • El Paso, Texas
  • Oct 09, 2020
Full Time Code Enforcement and Inspections
  • Salary: $36,264.66 - $57,944.58 Annually USD

Job Description

Requirements

Education and Experience :A high school diploma or GED, and two (2) years journey, master, or supervisory level building trades experience, or two (2) years code compliance experience.

Licenses and Certificates : Valid Texas Class "C" Driver's License or equivalent from another state.

Applicant must have at least three of the following requiredcertifications at time of appointment: International Code Council (ICC) Certification as a Residential Building, Residential Electrical, Residential Plumbing and Residential Mechanical Inspector or higher.

Plumbing Inspector License from the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners and additional requiredcertification must be obtained within one (1) year of appointment. Submission of application to the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners required within six (6) months of appointment.


General Purpose

Under general supervision, conduct field inspections of residential buildings to ensure conformance with applicable structural, electrical, mechanical, gas and plumbing codes.

Typical Duties

Perform on-site inspections of residential construction for compliance with approved plans, specifications and applicable local, state and national codes, regulations and standards governing construction, alteration and repair of structural, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical system in buildings.Involves:scheduling initial and follow-up inspections; reviewing plans and specifications in preparation for conducting inspection; investigating complaints to determine existence of illegal or hazardous conditions in new or existing residential structures; informing property owners and contractors of violations and unacceptable layouts, materials, and equipment; issuing red tags, correction notices, stop work orders and citations as appropriate when construction does not conform to code or approved plans; explaining code and design requirements and restrictions, and construction corrections necessary for compliance; assuring construction is being performed by licensed contractors under City issued permits.

Perform related duties as required.Involves:keeping abreast of code and policy changes; maintaining daily log; assisting in training departmental personnel on technical aspects of inspection, and code interpretation and enforcement. Testify in court and before City boards and Commissions, as required.

General Information

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Salary Range: $17.44-$25.25 per hour.
The starting salary is generally at the beginning of the salary range.

Test information: An evaluation of education and experience will be conducted on qualified
applicants.

Please note: This is a new advertisement for Building Combination Inspector. You must apply if you are still interested in this position.

Note: Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This position will close when a preset number of applications have been received.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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