The Building and Electrical Inspector will perform both building and electrical inspections on residential and commercial buildings.
The following list of essential job functions is not exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Perform inspections at various sites of new and existing construction, for alteration and repairs
Ensure code and ordinance compliance of general building and electrical codes; identify violations
Process Certificates of Occupancy
Maintain and submit inspection records; issue violation letters and citations
Review plans and prepare permit documentation for residential and commercial projects
Provide information and assistance to the general public related to building codes and National Electrical Codes
Investigate complaints and respond to requests related to building and property maintenance
Adhere to safety and attendance policies
Enters inspection results electronically in the field from a mobile device
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Ability to communicate and problem solve effectively; interact in a courteous manner with staff and the general public
Must be able to read and interpret construction documents and site drawings
Knowledge of building code inspections, plan examinations and experience in constructions and or renovation of commercial and or residential units
Must be able to prepare clear and concise reports and correspondence utilizing information technology with Microsoft Office, mobile applications and proprietary software
Work independently, meet deadlines and follow up when necessary
Must be able to maintain confidentiality
Ideal candidate will feel comfortable with technology and capable of entering inspection results on a mobile device
QUALIFICATIONS, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or GED
Must possess Electrical Safety Inspector Certificate from The State of Ohio
Must possess OBBS Building Inspector Certification and Residential Building Inspector Certificate
Must be able to climb and kneel. Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License and acceptable driving record
Additional OBBS Certifications are encouraged
Will be required to complete public records training
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENTS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The work environment characteristics are those encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee has the ability to work safely; standing, walking, use hands and fingers, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. Occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and walk on uneven or slippery surfaces. Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Repetitive use of computer keyboard. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet in the office and moderate to loud in the field.
Interested individuals are requested to submit an application, which can be found at www.northroyalton.org or at City of North Royalton, 14600 State Road, North Royalton, Ohio 44133. Applications can be submitted in person at City Hall, Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About City of North Royalton
A strong and vibrant community located centrally in the heart of Cuyahoga County. North Royalton is the perfect place to live, work and play. Generations of families, businesses and workers have been proud to call North Royalton home and we think you will too. Come see for yourself all that North Royalton has to offer.