City of Pearland, TX Pearland, TX, United States
Feb 15, 2020Full Time
WHO WE ARE: The City of Pearland, TX is one of the fastest growing cities in the state and in the U.S. Located just a few miles south of the fourth largest city in the country, Houston, TX, Pearland offers excellent scenic trails and parks, top ranked schools, culturally diverse communities and a vibrant feel of city-country living. We value strong service, trust, respect, integrity, ownership, teamwork and innovation. In our commitment to embrace the diversity and complexity of local government, a City of Pearland employee will always strive to meet people where they are with an inclusive spirit and with an extended customer-focused hand, will say, "You are welcome here...whether you live, work, visit or play here, you are welcome." WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR: We are looking for a high performing detail-oriented individual to work as a Fire Inspector/Investigator in our fast-growing Pearland Fire Department. The successful candidate will be a positive individual with an intuitive personality that is professionally adept to working in a multifaceted environment. You possess excellent oral and written communication skills, well organized, flexible and acts with independence and with sound judgement. The ideal Fire Inspector/Investigator is driven by the need to ensure that every inspection and investigation is conducted thoroughly and with the highest integrity. You understand the big-picture impact of your decisions and is confident in your ability to explore and stay abreast of industry standards and trends related to fire inspections and investigations. THE POSITION: Under the general supervision of the Fire Marshal, the Fire Inspector/Investigator is responsible for inspections of new and existing facilities to ensure compliance with various applicable laws and ordinances, performs arson and fire investigations, report writing, performs plan reviews of facilities, participates in public relation events, educational activities related to fire prevention and performs related work as assigned. Basic -to intermediate computer skills. Candidates must currently possess Basic Peace Officer, Basic Fire Inspector, Basic Fire Investigator. In addition, must have a strong understanding of the plans review process. *For a detailed job description, please review the attachment.