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Gloucester County, VA
Gloucester, VA, United States (on-site)
16 days ago
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Gloucester County, VA
Gloucester, Virginia, United States (on-site)
16 days ago

Description

Gloucester County Building Inspection Department is Hiring Immediately! 
Inspector I, Inspector II or Combination Inspector
(Work as Required)
**Depending on Qualifications**

Under supervision, performs technical and skilled inspection work in area of expertise of the building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical systems of residential, commercial, and industrial buildings and structures during various stages of construction, alteration, renovation and/or repair. 
Employee must exercise independent judgment in applying these standards to a variety of work situations.  Employee must also exercise considerable tact, courtesy and firmness in dealing with contractors, property owners and the public. Reports to the Building Official.

Example of Duties:

The starting salary and selection will depend upon qualifications and experience. 


INSPECTOR I  ($21.93 hr)
The Inspector I performs residential, commercial, industrial building and structure, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical inspections for compliance with the USBC, County ordinances, and related state laws.

Uses electronic permitting system to prepare and complete inspection reports and plans review checklists; maintains all necessary reports and records pertaining to inspections and code enforcement work. Takes inspection requests over the telephone, in person, and from call-in line and prepares inspection request forms; testifies in court in code violation cases, as necessary.

Reviews and studies Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBS), National Electrical Code (NEC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) regulations as well as other County codes and ordinances to stay informed of changes in trade area(s) of expertise; attends training and completes necessary classes to maintain required inspection certification.

INSPECTOR II  ($24.56 hr)
The Inspector II performs technical and skilled inspection work in areas of expertise of the building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical systems of residential, commercial, and industrial buildings and structures during various stages of construction, alteration, renovation and/or repair.  
Performs residential, commercial, industrial building and structure, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical inspections for compliance with the USBC, County ordinances, and related state laws.

Uses electronic permitting system to prepare and complete inspection reports and plans review checklists; maintains all necessary reports and records pertaining to inspections and code enforcement work. Takes inspection requests over the telephone, in person, and from call-in line and prepares inspection request forms; testifies in court in code violation cases, as necessary.

Reviews and studies Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBS), National Electrical Code (NEC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) regulations as well as other County codes and ordinances to stay informed of changes in trade areas of expertise; attends training and completes necessary classes to maintain required inspection certifications.

COMBINATION INSPECTOR  ($29.15 hr)
The Combination Inspector performs residential, commercial, industrial building and structure, plumbing, electrical, and mechanical inspections for compliance with the USBC, County ordinances, and related state laws; uses electronic permitting system to prepare and complete inspection reports and plans review checklists; maintains all necessary reports and records pertaining to inspections and code enforcement work; and schedules follow up inspections in the electronic system as necessary until phase of project is completed. 

Answers code related questions from design professionals, contractors, builders and private citizens, both over the phone and in person; takes inspection requests over the telephone, in person and from call-in line and prepares inspection request forms.

Reviews and studies Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBS), National Electrical Code (NEC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) regulations as well as other County codes and ordinances to stay informed of changes in trade area(s) of expertise; attends training and completes necessary classes to maintain required inspection certification.

Click the link for a complete job description Inspector I
Click the link for a complete job descriptions Inspector II
Click the link for a complete job description Combination Inspector
To be considered for this position, your online application must include your cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references.

Professional references are individuals who can attest to your job related knowledge, skills and abilities while working or in a volunteer capacity and are not family or personally related.  Professional references should include job title, company name and address, phone numbers and email address if available.
  

Special Requirements:

  • Possession of a valid driver’s license; possess and maintain a driving record that meets established Gloucester County Driving Standards.
  • Pass a post-offer, pre-employment physical examination. Employee may be subject to subsequent physical examinations to ensure he/she meets job-related physical requirements.
Gloucester County is an Equal Opportunity Employer  & Drug Free Workplace
OUR Community: Gloucester County


Requirements

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications at the Inspector I level. Applicants must: 

  • Possess a high school diploma/GED
  • Have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in building, electrical, plumbing or mechanical trades. 
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain within eighteen (18) months of employment, ICC or DHCD certification in one trade (building, electrical, plumbing or mechanical) for both residential and commercial inspections. 

Minimum Qualifications at the Inspector II level. Applicants must: 

  • Possess of a high school diploma/GED.
  • Have a minimum five (5) years of experience in building, electrical, plumbing or mechanical trades and one (1) year of experience as a certified inspector in a local government setting.
  • Must possess ICC or DHCD certification in two trade areas (Electrical, Building, Plumbing, Mechanical) for both residential and commercial inspections.

Minimum Qualifications at the Combination Inspector level. Applicants must: 

  • Possess a high school diploma, supplement by college coursework in engineering, construction management or architecture. 
  • Have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in building, electrical, plumbing or mechanical trades and three (3) years of experience as a certified inspector in a local government setting. 
  • Must possess ICC or DHCD certifications as Combination Inspector One & Two Family Dwelling and Combination Inspector General. 

ICC=International Code Council
DHCD=Virginia Department of Housing & Community Development

Job Information

  • Job ID: 67711512
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Gloucester, Virginia, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Gloucester County, VA
  • Position Title: Inspector I, II or Combination Inspector
  • Job Function: Inspector - Building
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
  • Min Experience: 5-7 Years
  • Salary: $21.93-$29.15 +/- DOQ
Gloucester , Virginia , United States

Gloucester County (/??l?st?r/) is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,858. Its county seat is Gloucester Courthouse. The county was founded in 1651 in the Virginia Colony and is named for Henry Stuart, Duke of Gloucester (third son of King Charles I of England). Gloucester County is included in the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. Located at the east end of the lower part of the Middle Peninsula, it is bordered on the south by the...

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