Overview

The Corporation of the City of Markham Architectural Plans Examiner II, Regular Full-Time IU GR. 9 Internship in Markham, ON

The Corporation of the City of Markham

Branch Markham ON CA

Position:
Architectural Plans Examiner II, Regular Full-Time IU GR. 9
Location:
Markham, ON

Proficientin computer applications such as Word, Excel and structural software. Applications are now being received forthe above regular full-time position in…

Applications are now being received forthe above regular full-time position in the Building Standards Division, Development ServicesCommission. While all applications willbe received, current members of CUPE 905 (Inside Workers) will be given firstconsideration.Please submit your cover letter and resume online by April 13, 2017.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Manager, Plans Review,responsible for reviewing assigned plans of buildings of all levels ofcomplexity submitted with building permit applications and ensure that suchapplications fully conform to the requirements of the Ontario Building Code andall applicable acts, regulations, by-laws and policies.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Accuratelyreviews assigned permit applications in accordance with departmental practicesand service levels and ensures that permit documents within the scope ofresponsibility are in compliance with the Ontario Building Code, referencedstandards and any applicable law
Reviewthe structural design of houses and small residential accessory buildingsfor compliance with the requirements of the Ontario Building Code and allreferenced standards
Provideverbal and written interpretation of the Ontario Building Code and referencedstandards to the general public, designers, contractors, Architects andProfessional Engineers
Accuratelyverifies gross floor area, area of work, permit fee & construction valuemultipliers in accordance with the Building By-Law & other departmentalstandards and where applicable, Development Charges values in accordance withDevelopment Charges Bylaws
Wherenecessary, considers alternative solution proposals having reasonable regardfor the intent of the building code requirement, established policy, standardpractices, professional experience and documented peer consensus and wherenecessary makes recommendations to Manager of Plans Review
Provideexpert witness in court proceedings where necessary
Accompanythe building inspector and conduct on site inspections where necessary
Awareand understand new policies, code revisions and legislation

Qualifications

CommunityCollege Diploma in Civil Engineering or Architecture
Minimumof five years experience related to the review/inspection and/ordesign/construction of Part 3 and Part 9 buildings
Candidatesmust meet the requirements of the Small Buildings, Complex Buildings andBuilding Services (or Detection, Lighting and Power) categories ofqualification in accordance with the Building Code Act. Candidates notmeeting the requirements of those categories may be considered subject to theterms of an approved internship program
Proficientin computer applications such as Word, Excel and structural software
Excellentcommunication skills
Strongcustomer service and problem solving skills
Knowledgeof good engineering and construction practice
Tactand diplomacy.

The City of Markham is committed toproviding accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require anaccommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. We thank all thoseapplicants who have applied however only those applications selected for aninterview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Markham, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02
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