The Centre Region Council of Governments is accepting applications for the position of Commercial Electrical Inspector & Plans Examiner, for Centre Region Code Administration, which serves seven municipalities (population of 100,000) in Centre County.

The successful candidate must have demonstrated experience in commercial electrical construction.

This is a technical level position that includes review and examination of construction plans and specifications, and field inspection for new buildings and alterations to existing buildings for compliance with the Uniform Construction Code of Pennsylvania and adopted codes. This position requires coordinating plan review activities with registered design professionals, contractors, and the general public; performing plan reviews, and conducting related field inspections for commercial, residential, industrial, institutional, and hazardous structures; preparing plan review correction notification reports; and assuring plans are reviewed in a complete, accurate and timely manner; conducting field inspections in an accurate and professional manner; preparing and issuing field violation notices; and performing all duties of Commercial Electrical Inspector and Plans Examiner as assigned.

It is preferred, but is not required that the successful candidate have a minimum of six years of commercial electrical construction experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture or a related curriculum or equivalent. The candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to communicate orally and in writing with clarity and precision using email and Microsoft Office computer applications. Requires BOCA/ICC/PA-UCC certifications as Electrical Inspector, Electrical Plans Examiner, Building Inspector, Accessibility Inspector/Plans Examiner, and Mechanical Inspector within two years of appointment.

Note: All job offers are subject to Pennsylvania State Police Background Check, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Certification, and FBI Background Check.

A valid PA driver’s license is required and must be maintained throughout employment.

The position salary ranges from $56,858 to $65,337 DOQ Salary range under review

A detailed job description and background are available at:

Cover letters, resumes, and salary requirements should be received by mail or email

Open until filled, please apply immediately:
Office Manager
Centre Region Code Administration
2643 Gateway Dr., Suite #1
State College, PA 16801

Inquiries: Tammy Strouse, Office Manager

All email submissions please include “electrical inspector/plan reviewer application” in the subject line. All U.S. Mail Submissions please note “electrical inspector/plan reviewer application” in the cover letter.

Centre Region Council of Governments & CRCA are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).