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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:
ENVIRONMENTAL/ZONING INSPECTOR I
Department:
NEIGHBORHOOD ADVANCEMENT
Location:
NEIGHBORHOOD ADVANCEMENT
Closing Date:
07/24/14
Original Advertised Date:
04/21/14
Job Description:
The City of Portsmouth is seeking qualified individuals who want to make a difference in the neighborhoods of the City. These individuals will join a professional team that performs technical and enforcement actions to ensure the City's property owners comply with regulations dealing with environmental, zoning and property maintenance. Work involves responding to complaints, requests for rental inspections and proactively viewing assigned areas for violations of assigned regulations. Work also includes extensive interaction with the public to educate and explain the various building and safety concerns and acceptable methods of codes compliance. The incumbent will be expected to interact with numerous civic and neighborhood-based organizations to identify problems and develop solutions to issues that are negatively affecting the City's neighborhoods.
Education/Experience:
Graduation from High School; 3 to 5 years of responsible work experience relating to real estate, investigative work or code enforcement; or any related experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Certification as an ICC Zoning Inspector as well as certification as an ICC/VA Property Maintenance Inspector required within three years of employment. Attendance to the Virginia Building Code Academy (VBCA) Core Module and VBCA Property Maintenance Module required.
Special Req: Must possess a valid Driver's License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Salary:
$ 29,916
Full Time / Part Time:
Full-Time
Job Code / Department #:
31608 / 67014
Apply At:
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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