City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Sep 19, 2019Full Time
About Our Job This job application will close on Sunday, September 22nd at 11:59 pm. Please apply as soon as possible in order to be considered. The Community Planning and Development Department (CPD) is recruiting for a full-time, limited Plumbing Inspector in our Building Inspections work group within the Development Services Division. The Plumbing Inspector will perform inspections of the installation and operations of indoor plumbing systems to ensure compliance with city specifications or related codes within he Denver Building Code and Amendments related to the International Plumbing Code. Inspections are performed to comply with standard safety rules and procedures common to the plumbing trade. At Community Planning and Development, we envision, enable and ensure a better Denver. Denver's Community Planning and Development Department is responsible for visionary city planning and ensuring that all buildings are safe. Community Planning and Development plays a role in growing our world-class city, while keeping its beloved features intact. From the skyscrapers of the central business district; to the walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods of Stapleton; to the charming Victorian effects of the Baker district, the staff at Community Planning and Development works to make Denver a great place to live, work and play. The Department's three primary functions are planning, permitting and inspections. Learn more about how we're "BUILDING COMMUNITY" at www.DenverGov.org/CPD and www.DenverGov.org/DS . Interested? At the City and County of Denver and CPD you can apply your expertise and contribute directly to the community. Please review the required qualifications and submit your application/resume for consideration by clicking the 'Apply' button at the top of this posting and/or visit www.denvergov.org/jobs The Plumbing Inspector will perform complex on-site inspections on plumbing, fire protection systems, and related equipment installations and operations in new construction and remodeled structures to ensure and enforce compliance with the Denver Building Code and/or city specifications. This requires the inspector to determine compliance or non-compliance with code and specification requirements and recommend appropriate corrections, enforcements, and/or compliance action to remedy the compliance issue(s). The inspector selected will investigate complaints of code and specification violations, recommends appropriate corrective and/or enforcement action which may include issuing "stop work" orders, summons, and/or canceling permits; and reinvestigate to verify code compliance. Plumbing Inspectors will interpret and explain rules, regulations, ordinance, and standards to property owners, contractors, and the public. This position requires the preparation of written reports and maintenance of records of inspections performed. Must comply with standard safety rules and procedures common to the trade. Perform other related duties as assigned or requested. The selected candidate must provide their own vehicle to perform field inspections. The city shall reimburse employees using personal vehicles to conduct city business in accordance with the mileage rates adopted by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service for the period involved. Work schedule is Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (some weekend or alternative work hours may be requested). Please include a resume in PDF form with your application. Upload/attach license and/or certificates held. Please Note: This is a Limited position, eligible for benefits, with an end date of 12/31/2022. About You Our ideal candidate has: Class A Fire Protection Supervisor Certificate issued by the City and County of Denver Fire Suppression System Inspector Certificate issued by the State of Colorado 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 Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing Self-motivated and motivated to help others with the ability to use sound judgement Ability to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing, and prioritizing with strong attention to detail Works well under pressure and is adaptable to change Ability to work as part of a team to support both internal and external customers Dependable and can maintain confidentiality Familiarity with the following software programs: Accela Permit Tracking System and Alfresco Document Management Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and SharePoint is preferred We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate. Experience: Three (3) years of experience as a journeyman plumber. Education/Experience Equivalency: A combination of appropriate education and experience may be substituted for the minimum education and experience requirements. License/Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Possession of a valid Journeyman Plumber's License issued by the State of Colorado at the time of application.Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment. About Everything Else Job Profile CJ2572 Plumbing Inspector To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Limited (Fixed Term) Position Salary Range $25.29 - $36.92 Starting Pay 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.