Township of Langley Building Inspector Temporary in Langley, BC

Township of Langley

Branch Langley BC CA

Building Inspector
Langley, BC

Reporting to the Manager, Permits Licensing and Inspection Services, you will be responsible in this unionized position for performing regulatory work including…

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a temporary full-time (from approx. December 1, 2016 to approx. December 1, 2017) Building Inspector to join our team of professionals in the Community Development Division, Permit, Licence and Inspection Services Department.

Summary of Duties
Reporting to the Manager, Permits Licensing and Inspection Services, you will be responsible in this unionized position for performing regulatory work including inspections of ongoing construction and property to ensure conformance to bylaws, codes and standards; examining and reviewing building plans, drawings and applicable documentation to ensure adequacy and conformance to bylaws, codes and standards. You will also take the necessary action to ensure all deficiencies and/or requirements are corrected. The work involves the input and retrieval of information from our computer system for the issuing of permits and the performance of inspections.

Required Qualifications
Your education will include graduation from a technical institute diploma program in Building Technology or a related subject; or completion of a recognized trade’s apprenticeship plus completion of code related courses; supplemented by certification as a Building Official 1 (BOABC); and considerable related experience in inspection / municipal plan reviewing / or the building construction industry; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. A minimum of one-year experience in plumbing inspections would be an asset in this position. Certification as a Building Official level 2 or 3 and Plumbing Official Level 1 would also be an asset. Thorough knowledge of the B.C. Building Code, Plumbing Code, and Municipal Bylaws, construction practices, policies and procedures is necessary, as well as superior communication skills, to convey necessary information to the public, professionals, and other staff. Computer literacy and excellent interpersonal skills are essential. Building Official Level 2 or 3 (BOABC) is preferred.

Required Licenses, Certificates, and Registrations
A valid BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside is required. A current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5-year option if obtaining online) that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below must be uploaded with your application in order to be considered for this opportunity and in order for your application to be complete. To obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside.

Required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must be valid and current at the time the posting closes and must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please have these ready to upload when you apply.

Compensation & Benefits Overview
The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $36.91 – $43.62 per hour (5 steps, 2015 rates), plus benefits. The hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Langley, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-30
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