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801 Crawford Street
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704-3822
Phone: (757) 393-8626
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Jobline: (757) 398-0682
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Title:
BUILDING INSPECTOR
Department:
PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS
Location:
BUILDING AND INSPECTIONS
Closing Date:
01/06/14
Original Advertised Date:
10/07/13
Job Description:
The City of Portsmouth is seeking a Building Inspector to perform technical and enforcement duties work to ensure that the City’s building codes and regulations are enforced. Work involves conducting on-site inspections of properties for violations of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code and other State codes as well as educating the public on building safety concerns and code compliance. This position is responsible for reviewing simple building construction plans of current construction projects and serving immediate notice of hazardous construction methods. This position is also responsible for enforcing asbestos abatement activities, notifying property owners of code violations, and issuing building permits.
Education/Experience:
Requires an Associate Degree in a building construction related field or equivalent education and experience. Must have 5 to 7 years of responsible work experience in building inspection and at least 4 years of experience in the field of building construction.
Special Req: Must obtain certification in both commercial and residential inspections as well as commercial and residential building plan review. Must possess a valid Driver’s License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Salary:
$ 38,181-$50,590
Full Time / Part Time:
Full-Time
Job Code / Department #:
31601 / 67012
Apply At:
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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