Senior Building Inspector

$71,052 - $90,708 yearly
  • City of Palmdale
  • Palmdale, CA, USA
  • Jan 12, 2021
Full time Government

Job Description

The Senior Building Inspector performs complex technical work in building safety; to inspect the more complex structural building systems at various stages of construction, alteration, and repair to ensure conformance with approved plans, specifications, codes, ordinances and laws; and to review, check and approve building and site plans for conformance with applicable codes, ordinances and laws schedule and coordinate field activities.


This is the advanced journey level class in the Building Inspector series. The Senior Building Inspector position performs the more complex structural building inspections requiring the use of considerable independent judgment and initiative. The Senior Building Inspector classification is distinguished from other classes in the Building Inspector series by complexity of work performed, especially on sensitive and highly visible projects and in that, this level may assume responsibility for coordinating field inspection operations, and providing lead oversight and training to less experienced staff.

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