Job Postings

Job Post Pricing Information
Directions to Post a Job Ad
Post a Job Ad

Building Inspector II - Extra-Help | Sonoma County

Application Deadline: July 26, 2017
The Permit and Resource Management Department is now hiring experienced Building Inspectors! Qualifications for this position include experience working as a Building Inspector, Construction Supervisor, Architect, in closely related occupation, or six years of journey level trade work that would provide the opportunity to gain a considerable knowledge regarding provisions of the California Building, Housing, Plumbing, Electrical and Mechanical codes, Fire Safe Standards, and related State and County codes and ordinances. EOE Apply by 7/26/17!
Low Wage: 31.82 | High Wage: 38.67
Wage Type: Hourly

Building Inspector I/II | City of Santa Clarita

Application Deadline: July 26, 2017
Please visit the website for more information.
Low Wage: 4,908.00 | High Wage: 6,751.00
Wage Type:

Building Code Specialist | Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

Application Deadline: July 27, 2017
The Building Codes Division is seeking a Building Code Specialist serves as the state's primary expert in the Oregon Residential Specialty Code and provides technical guidance on the Structural, Energy and Mechanical codes, and help in the development, implementation and coordination of policy, code amendments, and interpretation of the state building code.
Low Wage: 4,803.00 | High Wage: 7,021.00
Wage Type: Monthly

Plan Check Supervisor | City of San Mateo

Application Deadline: July 28, 2017
The City of San Mateo is accepting applications for Plan Check Supervisor. The Plan Check Supervisor plans, organizes, directs and supervises the plan check operations within the Building Division. To apply and review the full job announcement, go to www.cityofsanmateo.org. Click on “I want to…”, “Apply for…”, “A Job with the City”, and “Plan Check Supervisor” links. Deadline: July 28, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m. or upon receipt of the first 50 applications, résumés, and supplemental questionnaires, whichever occurs first.
Low Wage: 9,498.00 | High Wage: 11,332.00
Wage Type:

Plans Examiner | City of Riverside

Application Deadline: July 30, 2017
The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of Plans Examiner to fill one current vacancy in the Community and Economic Development Department. Plans Examiners under general supervision, perform professional and technical level work which involves the checking and reviewing of plans for tracts, multi-unit residential, and commercial/industrial building projects for compliance with established codes, ordinances, and other applicable regulations; provide information and assistance at the public counter to architects, engineers, contractors, homeowners, the general public, and others; and perform related duties as required. Recruitment Guidelines: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major work in architecture or a closely related field, OR ICC certification as a Plans Examiner, OR Building Inspector. One year of experience in processing building construction plans OR three years of progressively responsible experience in architecture, drafting building structures, and working with plans and specifications related to meeting codes, ordinances and regulations; OR three years of experience as a Building Inspector for a public agency. ICC Certification as an Electrical Inspector or Electrical Plans Examiner within one (1) year of appointment. Desirable Qualifications: One year experience performing solar photo voltaic system plan review for both residential and commercial applications. An International Code Council (ICC) Certification as a Plans Examiner or Building Inspector.
Low Wage: 65,748.00 | High Wage: 79,884.00
Wage Type: Annually

Combination Building Inspector | City of Santa Ana

Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
Description: Performs complex plan check, inspection, and testing of new and existing commercial, industrial, residential, and miscellaneous structures in all phases of construction, alteration, and repair, to ensure compliance with provisions of current local, state, and federal building and housing codes relating to new and existing construction. Requirements: Three years of experience as a journey-level, lead person, or superintendent in building construction work; or two years of building inspection experience for a public agency; or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess and retain a valid CA Class C Driver's License and specified ICC certifications as a condition of employment. Apply By: Open until filled. Recruitment may close at any time, apply immediately. Must apply online. For additional job information and to apply online, please visit www.santa-ana.org/jobs. For questions, please call: (714) 647-6748. EOE/ADA
Low Wage: 5,113.75 | High Wage: 6,852.09
Wage Type:

Building Code Academy Instructor | Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
The Building Codes Division is seeking a Structural/Mechanical Code Trainer who will serve as a training expert, as well as develop and deliver training throughout the state, primarily via the internet, for all individuals performing services as a building official, building inspector, plan reviewer and other building program related professionals.
Low Wage: 4,803.00 | High Wage: 7,021.00
Wage Type: Monthly

Plan Review Supervisor | City of Portland, Oregon's Bureau of Development Services

Application Deadline: July 31, 2017
The City of Portland seeks a Plan Review Supervisor to oversee professional technical staff who review and evaluate residential and commercial plans, ensuring compliance with code provisions. This is a team of highly motivated, professional, and technically knowledgeable staff responsible for safeguarding building occupant’s health, safety, welfare, comfort and security. Visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portlandor for details and to apply
Low Wage: 7,061.00 | High Wage: 9,406.00
Wage Type:

Permit Technician | City of Novato

Application Deadline: August 01, 2017
The City of Novato is accepting applications for the position of Permit Technician. The Permit Technician will perform technical and administrative work in one or more specialized land development areas including Building, Code Enforcement and Planning. The Permit Technician will provide information and direction to the public on processes and requirements associated with construction, community development, planning, and building; and to receive, review, route, process and perform minor plan checking of minor applications and permits. Minimum Qualifications - Experience: Any combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Experience: Three years of increasingly responsible clerical or technical work which included extensive public contact, including one year working in community development, building permitting, plan checking, building inspection, construction engineering, or a similar field. Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade, preferably supplemented by college level sources in urban planning, engineering or related field. Associate’s degree in urban planning, utility engineering, or related field is desirable. Certification: Possession of an International Code Council (ICC) Permit Technician is required within one year of appointment (City paid). Visit the City's website www.novatojobs.org to view the full announcement. COMPENSATION $4,411 - $5,362 per month To apply for this position, please visit www.governmentjobs.com or www.novatojobs.org
Low Wage: 4,411.00 | High Wage: 5,362.00
Wage Type:

Code Compliance Specialist | City of Santa Cruz

Application Deadline: August 03, 2017
The City of Santa Cruz currently seeking a Code Compliance Specialist in the Planning and Community Development Department. Administers a code enforcement program addressing deficiencies in compliance of properties with applicable building, zoning, fire, housing and health and safety codes. Applications will be accepted until Thursday 8/3/17 at 5pm. To apply online, go to www.cityofsantacruz.com and click on Jobs
Low Wage: 4,481.00 | High Wage: 6,619.00
Wage Type: per month

Combination Building Inspector/Building Inspector | City of Costa Mesa

Application Deadline: August 03, 2017
This is skilled inspection work in securing compliance with all aspects of building, zoning, and municipal codes and regulations governing new and existing construction involving any combination of the following: installation and operation of electrical systems and allied equipment; plumbing, heating, and mechanical installations; building construction, alteration, repair; and housing compliance investigation. QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES: High school graduation or its equivalent. College course work in Civil Engineering, Architecture or, Mechanical engineering is desirable. A minimum of four (4) years of experience in inspection or the construction trade with emphasis in construction, structural, electrical, plumbing or mechanical and engaged in a wide variety of construction and installation work. LICENSE/CERTIFICATE: Class C CA Driver’s License required. Building Inspector requires ICC certification as a Building, Plumbing, Mechanical or Electrical Inspector. Combination Building Inspector requires ICC certification as a Combination Inspector.
Low Wage: 4,701.00 | High Wage: 6,300.00
Wage Type: Monthly

Supervising Plans Examiner/Building Inspector | City of Watsonville

Application Deadline: August 03, 2017
Under general direction, is responsible for supervising the plan review and building inspection function in the inspection services division of the Community Development Department. The classification performs a variety of the most complex plan review services and assists the Building Official in planning and directing division activities, with an emphasis on plan review and permit processing; performs plan checking of all submitted plans including larger construction development projects; coordinates building permit and plan review services activities with other city departments; performs complex field inspections for compliance with applicable construction codes; and performs other related functions as assigned.
Low Wage: 6,440.49 | High Wage: 8,630.87
Wage Type: Monthly

Chief Building Official | County of Yolo

Application Deadline: August 04, 2017
The County of Yolo is recruiting to fill one at-will, full time position in the class of Chief Building Official at the Community Services Department. The ideal candidate for this position will have demonstrated experience with the administration of building inspection and plan check activities, Floodplain administration, and will possess ICBO certification as a Plans Examiner and Building Inspector. Interested applicants should submit an online County of Yolo Employment Application, responses to supplemental questions, a detailed resume and verification of education by 5pm on Friday, August 4, 2017. For important and detailed information regarding the application and selection process for this recruitment, please visit our Employment Opportunities page by clicking on the link provided below.
Low Wage: 8,377.10 | High Wage: 10,183.40
Wage Type:

Building Official | City of Downey

Application Deadline: August 14, 2017
NOTE: This recruitment is open on a continuous basis and may close without prior notice. First review of the applications will occur 08/14/2017. Testing will be conducted based on a reasonable pool of qualified applicants. Under general direction, plans, organizes, and coordinates the operations and activities of building inspection, plan checking, and permit processing for residential, commercial, and industrial construction. Education: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Civil or Structural Engineering, Architecture or a related field is desired. Experience: Six (6) years of increasingly responsible experience in a building services department of which includes two (2) years at a supervisory level. Municipal experience preferred. Additional experience may be substituted for education on a year for year basis. License/Certification: Possession of a Building Official certification issued by the Council of American Building Officials or the International Code Council (ICC).
Low Wage: 9,119.32 | High Wage: 11,121.14
Wage Type:

Building Official | Charles Abbott Associates, Inc.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2017
CAA is currently interviewing for a Building Official for one of our locations in Ventura County. Job Description The respective candidate will be responsible for planning, organizing, performing, and managing the operations and activities of the Building Permit and Inspection Division, including, but not limited to, building inspections, permit issuance, and plan review. Additionally, the Building Official will direct, coordinate, review and participate in the work of professional and technical employees to ensure that building codes are properly enforced with uniformity, equity and safety as well as provide interpretation and decisions on applicable codes, rules, regulations, and technical problems of enforcement. Customer service is one of CAA’s key success factors; therefore, the successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the highest quality of customer service to our clients. Knowledge This individual will possess extensive knowledge of principles, practices and methods used in various building construction areas, including structural, plumbing, electrical and mechanical; plan review procedures and practices; permit issuance and related record keeping. This individual will also be familiar with all applicable federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations, including laws, ordinances, and codes related to building construction and zoning. Job Requirements Requires a Bachelor's Degree in a related field and five (5) years of experience in a building department, or in the building construction industry, three (3) years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; or, an equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provided the desired knowledge, skills and abilities of the classification. Excellent interpersonal skills are a must. Certifications Candidates must possess ICC Certification as a Certified Building Official. Ability to obtain additional ICC certifications such as a Residential Plumbing and Mechanical Inspector or Combination Inspector certification.
Low Wage: .00 | High Wage: .00
Wage Type:

Chief Building Official | City of Sunnyvale

Application Deadline: August 14, 2017
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Chief Building Official to oversee the dynamic Building Safety division operations in the Community Development Department (CDD). The Chief Building Official works closely with the CDD Director as part of the CDD management team and maintains collaborative relationships with numerous other departments and divisions. The Chief Building Official provides positive leadership, strong management and administrative expertise for the Building Safety division. Strong technical, problem solving and communication skills are a must. The ideal candidate will have strong organizational skills including a participatory, visible and “hands-on” management style. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. For complete information regarding this current opportunity or to apply, please visit: www.Sunnyvale.ca.gov, click on City Jobs.
Low Wage: 136,120.00 | High Wage: 160,141.00
Wage Type: Annual

Community Development Technician - Assistant | Placer County

Application Deadline: August 18, 2017
To receive, review, and process a variety of permits in one or more specialized land use areas; to perform a variety of research related to the permitting process, land development issues, and County requirements and regulations; and depending on assignment, to provide information and explanation to the public by telephone and at the public counter regarding permitting requirements and process and County requirements and regulations. Positions may be assigned to perform duties related to building, planning, engineering and surveying or wastewater services. Minimum Qualifications: Experience: One year of general office support experience that involved substantial public contact. Experience related to community development activities and functions highly desirable. Training: Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade. Additional specialized training or coursework in drafting, principles of real estate, planning, construction, geometry, trigonometry, physics, hydrology, economics, demography, or related field is highly desirable. License of Certificate: May need to possess a valid driver’s license as required depending on the position. Proof of adequate vehicle insurance and medical clearance may also be required. Placer County is an equal opportunity employer.
Low Wage: 50,140.48 | High Wage: 60,945.87
Wage Type: Annual

Planning & Building Director | City of Healdsburg, CA

Application Deadline: September 01, 2017
The City of Healdsburg (approximate population 12,000) is located 70 miles north of San Francisco on Highway 101 in the heart of Sonoma County wine country and nestled among three lush valleys. Healdsburg retains a small-town ambience in the grandeur of a European countryside while providing easy access to the amenities of a large metropolitan area. The City is now seeking a Planning & Building Director. An experienced professional with strong leadership capabilities and demonstrated expertise in community development is sought. The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker and creative problem solver with the ability to proactively identify and address issues on an array of topics related to the Planning & Building Department. The position requires excellent communication skills and someone who is experienced in having frequent interaction with the City Council, commissions, civic groups, and the general public, and confident when making public presentations and addressing a broad range of issues related to the community. A leader with excellent diplomacy, a commitment to public service, who is politically astute, but apolitical, will be ideal. Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for this position is qualifying. Typically, graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in City, Regional, or Urban Planning, Environmental Planning, Public or Business Administration, or a closely related field, and a minimum of five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in planning and development, including four (4) years of administrative or supervisory responsibility, would provide such opportunity. Community engagement, private sector marketing, economic development, or planning experience and a Master’s degree in Public or Business Administration, or a related field, is highly desirable. Candidates must possess a valid California driver’s license. The annual salary range for the Planning & Building Director is $137,133 - $166,689, DOQ. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online. Please contact Ms. Valerie Phillips at (916) 784-9080, should you have any questions. Filing Deadline: September 1, 2017.
Low Wage: 137,133.00 | High Wage: 166,689.00
Wage Type: Annually

Building Inspector | City of Napa

Application Deadline: August 18, 2017
The City of Napa is currently seeking a qualified Building Inspector to perform technical building inspections for the Building Division in the City's Community Development Department. The individual will perform inspections for commercial, residential, and industrial projects and enforce compliance with building codes, regulations, and ordinances. The individual will work with developers, architects, and contractors to maintain code requirements and resolve problems relating to code compliance.
Low Wage: 75,968.00 | High Wage: 91,782.00
Wage Type: Annually

Building Official | City of Ukiah

Application Deadline: August 20, 2017
This is a Management level classification responsible for the operation of the Building Division of the Community Development and Planning Department and functions as the Building Official for the City of Ukiah. The position reports to the Director of Community Development and Planning and exercises significant independent judgment in the application and enforcement of building codes and ordinances within the City. The position is expected to exercise initiative in ensuring that building codes used by the City meet current legal and professional guidelines. Under general direction and supervision of the Director of Community Development and Planning, the Building Official plans, organizes, manages, and coordinates the Building Division activities, which includes building permit processing, public information, building permit plan review, building inspection, management of structural engineering plan check consultants, and building code compliance; to recommend and implement City policy concerning building safety matters; to enforce and administer construction and safety codes; and to provide highly responsible and technical staff assistance; other related duties as required.
Low Wage: 6,136.00 | High Wage: 7,459.00
Wage Type: Monthly

Building Engineering Inspector | LA County

Application Deadline: August 20, 2017
A Building Engineering Inspector performs a combination of the following essential job functions: inspects site grading, building, plumbing, and electrical and mechanical construction and installations on single-family dwellings and minor commercial and industrial buildings to ensure conformity with code requirements and zoning ordinances; reviews plans for building, plumbing, mechanical and electrical details to determine code and ordinance compliance prior to performing inspections; assists in performing inspections of the more complex structures such as multi-storied buildings; initiates changes to private construction site work in structural, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, and related features to meet code requirements; initiates soil tests where evidence indicates soil instability; inspects rehabilitation projects to ensure compliance with current code requirements and zoning ordinances; performs business license inspections to ensure code and ordinance compliance; processes permit requests at public counters; prepares reports and maintains records related to code inspection or plan checking; files complaints against willful violators of the County Building Laws and testifies in court, if necessary; and drives a motor vehicle to get to various inspection sites on a routine basis.
Low Wage: 5,699.56 | High Wage: 7,080.64
Wage Type:

Senior Building Engineering Inspector | LA County

Application Deadline: August 20, 2017
A Senior Building Engineering Inspector is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job functions: inspects all types of residential, commercial and industrial buildings to ensure compliance with the County's Building Laws and related federal, State, and local codes and zoning ordinances; reviews plans for building construction, plumbing, electrical and mechanical details prior to performing inspections; approves changes to private construction site work in structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and related work; initiates soil tests where evidence indicates soil instability; performs relocation, occupancy, business license and major grading inspections; assists subordinate inspection personnel in performing the more complex inspections related to unusual occupancy buildings and rehabilitation projects; assists in the training and orientation of subordinate inspection personnel; prepares reports and maintains records related to issuing permits; files complaints against willful violators of the County's Building Laws and testifies in court, as needed; provides assistance and support to the Office Manager on any critical issues and any other investigative or special assignment, including after working hours emergency response, as needed; and drives a motor vehicle to get to various inspection sites on a routine basis.
Low Wage: 6,353.18 | High Wage: 7,892.64
Wage Type:

Environmental Sustainability Analyst | City of Malibu

Application Deadline: August 31, 2017
Under general supervision, plans, implements and coordinates specialized programs and projects within the City and the Environmental Sustainability Department. Performs complex analytical studies and policy analysis and participates in budget preparation and administration. Knowledge and Skills: Principles, practices and techniques of public administration with emphasis in sustainability and environmental programs and policy. Applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations related to the environment and sustainability. Technical knowledge regarding energy efficiency, green building standards, and building science. Building codes and energy efficiency standards. Principles, practices and techniques of research and analysis. Professional report writing. Recommending comprehensive environmental planning policies and programs based upon community needs, available resources and overall City priorities and policies. Coordinating environmental programs with other departments and agencies and preparing sound, oral and written reports and recommendations. Identifying and analyzing complex technical, operational and administrative problems and evaluating alternative solutions, and recommending or adopting effective changes; presenting ideas persuasively in both oral and written formats. Researching, developing and recommending cost-effective program improvements. Education, Experience and Licenses: Equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in environmental or earth science, urban planning, public health, biological science, chemistry, public or business administration, or a related field, and three (3) years of experience performing research, analysis, and report writing related to sustainability and environmental programs, and administering and coordinating environmental programs, preferably within a municipal environment. Must possess and maintain a valid California Class C Driver License and have a satisfactory driving record. Apply online at www.malibucity.org/jobs
Low Wage: 73,312.00 | High Wage: 95,306.00
Wage Type: Annually

District Building and Safety Engineering Associate | LA County

Application Deadline: August 20, 2017
A District Building and Safety Engineering Associate is responsible for performing a combination of the following essential job functions: assists in the administration and technical direction of the activities of Inspectors, Permit Technicians and clerical personnel; supervises the issuance of building permits and the collection of related fees; supervises inspectors engaged in the checking of construction plans and specifications and in the performance of field inspections of building construction and electrical, mechanical and plumbing installations; performs field inspections on unusual cases or those which pose public relations concerns; confers with owners, architects and engineers regarding structural features, designs and construction, and provides information relating to code or ordinance requirements; investigates complaints and resolves issues between builders and inspectors involving code or ordinance interpretation; supervises inspection personnel performing field inspections of buildings requiring rehabilitation or demolition, identifying property owners, preparing estimates for demolition and advising property owners regarding provisions of the Property Rehabilitation demolition program; files complaints against willful violators of the County's Building Laws and testifies in court if necessary; cooperates with other departments and agencies in the enforcement of building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing codes or zoning ordinances; coordinates inspection and related activities with officials of contract cities; and drives a motor vehicle to get to various inspection sites on a routine basis.
Low Wage: 7,063.10 | High Wage: 8,774.64
Wage Type:

Building Inspector I/Building Inspector II | City of Albany

Application Deadline: September 01, 2017
The City of Albany is currently recruiting for a Full-Time Building Inspector to fill a vacancy in our Community Development department. This is a single position classification and may be filled at the Building Inspector I or Building Inspector II level depending on experience and qualifications.
Low Wage: 5,022.00 | High Wage: 6,732.00
Wage Type: