Building Safety Inspector

$26.37 - $30.89 hourly
  • City of Wentzville
  • Wentzville, MO, USA
  • Apr 25, 2024
Full time Building & Zoning

Job Description

The City of Wentzville is a dynamic organization dedicated to ensuring the safety and compliance of residential buildings and city projects within our community. We prioritize integrity, professionalism, and excellence in all our endeavors.

Position Overview:
We are seeking a meticulous and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Building Inspector. In this role, you will be responsible for conducting comprehensive inspections of both new and existing residential buildings, as well as other city projects. Your primary objective will be to ensure adherence to local and federal regulations, guaranteeing the safety of occupants and property.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a positive and productive environment, ensuring compliance with policies, procedures, goals and objectives of the City, Department and Division.
  • Inspect and monitor new and existing residences and construction zones for compliance with building codes, specifications, and safety standards.
  • Inspect new and existing residential buildings and premises for change of use, occupancy, or compliance with all applicable codes and ordinances.
  • Inspect sewer lateral connections for code compliance and safety.
  • Issue permits for construction, relocation, occupancy, and demolition in a timely manner.
  • Inspect swimming pools at construction sites for compliance with regulations; enforce codes as necessary

The City of Wentzville is committed to being an employer of choice, offering prosperous and meaningful career opportunities and flexibility. The City offers excellent benefits, including health, vision, dental, employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability, a retirement pension, 13 paid holidays, 2 floating holidays, vacation time, sick time, tuition reimbursement, an employee assistance program, a discounted recreation center membership and much more.