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Building Inspector


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The City of Milton is looking for a highly qualified individual to serve as our Building Inspector.

The Building Inspector performs on-site inspections of commercial structures and residential, single-family detached structures for compliance with applicable codes and ordinances. 

Essential Functions:

  • Performs daily field inspections of residential, commercial and public facility construction projects.
  • Routes scheduled inspections daily for efficiency and to accommodate time requests.
  • Interacts with the public and explains technical information to both technically and non-technically trained individuals.
  • Maintains accurate records to document inspections, test results, and additional details pertaining to inspections.
  • Verifies field conditions for compliance with approved plans, specifications, engineered drawings, permit requirements, and conditions of plan approval.
  • Provides written correction comments with code references when inspections are failed or partially approved.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

A high school diploma or GED equivalency with three to five years of experience with Interpretation of codes in the filed providing code compliant solutions. ICC Residential or Combination Inspector certifications is most desired.  Extensive working knowledge of building, plumbing, electrical and mechanical codes, and related Federal and State laws, City codes, ordinance, policies and regulations.

Salary Range: $56,873.3 DOQ with excellent benefits

The Community Development Department is dedicated to providing citizens with the highest quality development and preservation of natural resources while protecting Milton's special rural character in accordance with the City's Comprehensive Plan.

The Community Development Department evaluates issues relative to development occurring within Milton with these goals in mind:

•          Enhance quality of life of Milton's residents

•          Preserve and enhance Milton's character

•          Provide excellent customer service by streamlining the development review process

•          Create safe and healthy environment by enforcing development regulations

The Department consists of Building, Code Enforcement, Land Development, Tree Conservation, and Planning and Zoning.

TEAM MILTON is committed to an environment that nurtures understanding across differences, training, mentoring and provides a workplace where all staff feel welcome and valued. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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