City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Sep 20, 2021Full Time
About Our Job Employment Requirement: City Employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by September 30, 2021. All persons offered a position will be required to provide valid proof of vaccination prior to starting employment. Please apply as soon as possible if you are interested. This job application will close without further notice. BUILDING COMMUNITY: Denver Community Planning and Development is responsible for visionary city planning and ensuring safe, responsible, sustainable building. CPD regulates planning, zoning, development and maintenance of private property in Denver. We're working hard to make Denver a great place to live, work and play! Visit DenverGov.org/CPD. The City and County of Denver's Community Planning and Development Department (CPD) is recruiting for a full-time City Inspector II in our Zoning/Neighborhood Inspection Services (Z/NIS) work group within the Development Services Division. Inspectors with the Z/NIS work group help retain the community's appeal and protect the quality of life within Denver neighborhoods by seeking maximum compliance to Denver code requirements concerning external property maintenance and land use. Inspectors in Z/NIS seek citizen awareness to code requirements to gain voluntary compliance by performing inspections of residential and business property to assure code conformity. As a City Inspector II, you are responsible for: Performing intermediate level inspection work ensuring compliance with city standards, ordinances and guidelines Investigating and resolving complaints, enforcing compliance and issue notices, orders, summons and citations Researching standards and ordinances, writing reports, maintaining records and documents associated with tracking permits, projects, legal actions, and compliance issues Coordinating inspections with other city departments and agencies when inspection issues cross over into other trade or work type areas. Approving and signing off on Certificate of Occupancy when work is completed within engineering standards and zoning ordinances The City Inspector II will be required to represent the city as a subject matter expert by presenting testimony and historical facts in legal matters, hearings, and court sessions regarding zoning code violations. The Denver Zoning Code, adopted in 2010, implements the city's vision for the future of Denver, by calibrating regulations for structures, uses and parking by neighborhood context. Work schedule is Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (some weekend or alternative work hours may be required). A city vehicle is provided while on duty. Interested in learning more? Join the team for a zoom call Wednesday, July 28th at 12PM MST. Register in advance for this meeting: https://denvergov-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIkd-GgrjktGNc-Oqf2f8C8zuiGVY8I2-Wt After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting About You Our ideal candidate has: Bilingual (Spanish preferred). Fluent in speaking and writing is highly preferred. Previous government and/or commercial development related inspection experience Bachelor's degree in public administration, architecture, construction science or building maintenance or related Associate degree Knowledge of the layout of the City and County of Denver Streets We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education: Graduate from high school or possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate. Experience: Two (2) years of experience conducting on-site inspections and investigations to ensure compliance with standards and ordinances. Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. License/Certification: This job requires driving. Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment. To be considered for this position, you must include the following with your job application (upload the attachment(s) to the Resume/CV section on the My Experience tab): Resume Cover Letter (Highly preferred, not required) About Everything Else Job Profile CN1825 City Inspector II To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Unlimited Position Salary Range $21.28 - $31.92 Starting Pay $25 - $27/hour based on education and experience Agency Community Planning & Development The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.