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Part-time Building Inspector

Category: Public Utilities
Description:
BLACK MOUNTAIN IS A GORGEOUS HAVEN LOCATED JUST A SHORT DISTANCE FROM ASHEVILLE. THE QUAINT, LITTLE TOWN IS A HOST TO MANY SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS AND IS CONSIDERED A FANTASTIC PLACE TO WORK. CURRENTLY, THE TOWN OF BLACK MOUNTAIN IS SEEKING A PART-TIME BUILDING INSPECTOR THAT WILL INSPECT BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND EXISTING STRUCTURES FOR COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE BUILDING CODES (BUILDING, PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL) AND ORDINANCES AS NEEDED. THIS POSITION WILL PREPARE AND MAINTAIN ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION FOR EACH CONSTRUCTION SITE TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH RELEVANT CODES. THE DESIRED CANDIDATE WILL EXERCISE CONSIDERABLE TACK, COURTESY, AND FIRMNESS IN DEALING WITH CONTRACTORS, PROPERTY OWNERS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC. THE CANDIDATE WILL ALSO POSSESS THE SKILLS TO INSPECT BUILDINGS IN THE PROCESS OF CONSTRUCTION, ALTERATION OR REPAIR FOR COMPLIANCE WITH ALL CODE REQUIREMENTS, APPROVED PLANS, CONSTRUCTION AND SAFETY PRACTICES, EXAMINES SITE PLANS, STRUCTURAL FRAMING, ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION AND GENERAL ARRANGEMENT OF BUILDING FACILITIES FOR QUALITY OF DESIGN, TO INCLUDE MATERIALS AND WORKMANSHIP. THIS CANDIDATE WILL ALSO PERFORM ROUTINE-TO-COMPLEX INSPECTIONS OF NEW BUILDING CONSTRUCTION, RENOVATIONS AND MOBILE HOME INSTALLATIONS FOR COMPLIANCE WITH APPLICABLE BUILDING CODES AND ORDINANCES WHILE MAINTAINING DAILY LOG INSPECTIONS. THIS POSITION REPORTS TO THE PLANNING DIRECTOR AND AVERAGES APPROXIMATELY NINETEEN HOURS OF WORK PER WEEK. THIS POSITION DOES REQUIRE A LEVEL 1 CERTIFICATION FROM NORTH CAROLINA CODE OF OFFICIALS QUALIFICATION BOARD FOR BUILDING AND OTHER TRADES. HAVING THE ABILITY TO ANALYZE PROBLEMS AND IDENTIFY SOLUTIONS THAT MEET THE SPECIFICATIONS OF BUILDING CODES AND LOCAL ORDINANCES IS AN IMPORTANT FUNCTION OF THIS POSITION. ANOTHER IMPORTANT FUNCTION OF THIS POSITION IS THE ABILITY TO REVIEW BUILDING PLANS FOR BUILDING SYSTEM DESIGN TO ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH STATE REQUIREMENTS, WHICH MAY REQUIRE MATH CALCULATIONS OF JOB SITES. PLEASE SEE THE FULL JOB POSTING ON THE TOWN’S WEBPAGE, WHICH WILL DISPLAY SALARY INFORMATION AND JOB REQUIREMENTS. THE TOWN OF BLACK MOUNTAIN IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER THAT PROVIDES AN EXUBERATING AND TEAM BUILDING ENVIRONMENT FOR ALL EMPLOYEES TO EXCEL.
Employer: Town of Black Mountain
Expires: 9/9/2019
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