The City of York is seeking an ASSISTANT BUILDING CODE OFFICIAL

Salary $28.84 Hourly
Location York, PA
Job Type Fulltime
Department Economic & Community Development Job Number ABCO122021 C
losing 12/30/2021 4:30 PM Eastern

Position Summary: Assist the City’s Building Code Official protect the public health, safety, and welfare of City residents as it relates to structures and premises that are governed by the Uniform Construction Code (UCC) of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This is done by conducting permit plan reviews and inspections for compliance with the UCC and preparing clear and concise plan review documents and inspection reports. This position will also conduct complaint-based inspections to UCC violations, issuing citations and taking other necessary written enforcement actions to gain compliance with the UCC. Essential Functions Review plans for compliance with the requirements of UCC, consulting with Building Code Official on matters of non-compliance and/or code equivalency.

Work directly with developers and designers to gain compliance with the code. Attend pre-development meetings. Conduct inspections for permits to verify compliance with UCC requirements, compliant-based inspections related to UCC violations, and certificate of occupancy inspections. Consult with the Building Code Official on matters of non-compliance and/or code equivalency. Prepare written reports and documents related to both plan review and inspections. Issue citations and take other necessary written enforcement actions to gain compliance with the UCC. In the absence of the Building Code Official, shall serve as the Acting Building Code Official. Other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Excellent communications and interpersonal skills. Strong math and analytical abilities, attention to detail. Apply and skills and knowledge gained through education, training, and/or experience. Work independently and efficiently with minimum supervision, ability to read and review plans, blueprints and specifications. The ability to mediate corrections to construction problems related to resident complaint and investigations. The ability to maintain inspection records and compose written reports.

Minimum Acceptable Training and Experience: High School Diploma or equivalency; some secondary education preferred. Over three (3) years up to and including five (5) as a UCC reviewer/inspector. Required ICC Certifications: Commercial Building Inspector Building Plans Examiner Valid Class C driver’s license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Employee in this position must comply with Article 165 “Employment Provisions”, of the Codified Ordinances of The City of York, Pennsylvania, Section 165.07 “Residency Requirements” effective February 1, 1994. Must pass a background check, Drug Test and provide a copy of the PA Child Abuse Clearance Certificate marked “no record exist” .

The City of York is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity

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