Plan Checker

$9,617 - $11,691 monthly
  • Redwood City
  • Hybrid (Redwood City, CA, USA)
  • May 09, 2023
Full time Building & Zoning Community Development Engineering Planning

Job Description

The City of Redwood City invites applications for Plan Checker.

(COLA salary increase approved for additional 3% in February 2024)


We offer a wide range of meaningful career opportunities with potential for growth, training and development, competitive salaries, flexible work schedules, paid time off, and robust benefits. The Redwood City team is guided by core values of excellence, integrity, service and creativity.  Inherent in these values is a great organizational culture based on trust, strong and supportive leadership, respect, risk-taking, empowerment, and effective communication.

The community is known for its inclusivity, strong engaged neighborhoods, and civic      pride. The City works diligently to maintain positive and productive relationships with community partners, together providing outstanding services, programs and opportunities for residents and businesses. This mix of tradition and progress, community and diversity, makes Redwood City an extraordinary place to work and call home. If you’re looking to grow your career as a part of a hard-working and fun Community Development & Transportation Department team that fosters innovation, creativity and collaboration, we hope you’ll apply.  


The City of Redwood City invites you to apply for the position of Plan Checker.  This position is to assist in the review of building plans and specifications for compliance with city, state and model code requirements; provide advice and interpretations to clients; and process building permit applications. It is under general supervision of Chief Building Official.

Interested in joining the Redwood City team? 

Submit your application via  or by Thursday, May 25, 2023.