BUILDING INSPECTOR

  • CITY OF INGLEWOOD
  • 1 west manchester blvd, HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT, Inglewood, California
  • Oct 31, 2021
Full Time Building and Safety Code Enforcement and Inspections Community and Economic Development Construction and Skilled Trades Planning and Development Non-Management
  • Salary: 5446.00 USD
  • Salary Top: 7715.96
  • Phone: 3104125460
  • Apply By: Dec 21, 2021

Summary

POSITION: Under general supervision, ensures public safety and preservation of property by enforcing building codes and standards, state laws, and local ordinances; inspects residential, commercial, and industrial buildings for compliance with municipal building codes.

 

Job Description

  • Documents and write reports regarding findings on inspections;
  • Provides recommendations for correction of defects or inadequacies, code interpretations, and other essential information to contractors and the general public;
  • Investigates complaints and inspects existing buildings for hazardous or illegal conditions;
  • Schedules building inspections with property owners;
  • Issues code violations to property owners if proper permits are not found and maintain records of complaint;
  • Prepares residential presale reports to verify structures were built according to plans and permits

 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of an International Code Council (ICC) Certification (Building Inspector) and two (2) years of experience performing building or construction inspections or related work; must possess at the time of application and maintain a valid California Driver's License.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:

KNOWLEDGEABLE OF adopted building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, energy, green and accessibility codes and related laws; public relations and customer service techniques and concepts, building construction, maintenance, repair and renovation techniques, and of the quality file and records management techniques and principles,
SKILLED IN reading and interpreting code requirements and other laws on the regulation of building construction, identifying and recommending structural modifications for code compliance, reading and interpreting construction building plans and specifications
ABILITY TO write clear and concise business reports, to effectively communicate verbally with a wide range and diverse population of people, follow and provide instructions, maintain a calm and professional demeanor in challenging situations, and demonstrate a high level of emotional intelligence as a representative of the city;
PROFICIENT IN operating a personal computer to include MS Office, industry-related software, and electronic equipment used to perform essential job duties.

Special Instructions

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Additional Information

TO APPLY: Applications will ONLY be accepted ONLINE at www.cityofinglewood.org/jobs.aspx  Please send resume supplements and ICC Building Inspection Certification in PDF format to human_resources@cityofinglewood.org with the subject line your name and job title.

Job Address

1 west manchester blvd, HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT, Inglewood, California United States View Map