$32.25 - $35.47 per hour (2022)
Normal Working Hours 35 - 40 hours per week, possible Saturdays
General office environment. Some travel throughout the City of Kawartha Lakes may be necessary in accordance with job requirements.
The City of Kawartha Lakes invites applicants to join our team as a Building Inspector! When you come to work for the City of Kawartha Lakes, you are joining a community of municipal workers who take pride in knowing that every day they are having a positive impact in the community. Our mission is to deliver the highest standards of municipal services while creating a healthy and sustainable future for all Kawartha Lakes’ residents and businesses. Our work supports our values of Accountability, Respect, and Teamwork, and we want you to Jump In with us! We are an equal opportunity employer which values equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace. We foster a safe and creative work environment, where training and skill development are prioritized, with opportunities and support for career advancement. As a team member at the City of Kawartha Lakes, you may be entitled to the following: Flexible work hours, remote and hybrid working arrangements, OMERS pension (defined benefit), employer paid benefits package, including short and long term disability income replacement, education reimbursement, and other programs that foster innovation, leadership, and career advancement.
As a Building Inspector, you are responsible for reviewing projects, reviewing and processing applications for building permits, and enforcing the Building Code Act. You will conduct inspections of construction, new buildings, additions to and alterations of existing buildings, for compliance with the Ontario Building Code, Building Code Act, and applicable law. You’ll respond to telephone and counter inquiries regarding building permits and issues from property owners, developers, contractors, and designers and meet with them to discuss and review their projects. You will represent the City at court and tribunals to provide evidence as needed.
• Post-secondary diploma in Engineering Technologist, Architectural Technology, Building Inspection, or a related field
• Certification is preferred in the following 5 categories of qualifications as set out by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing and the Building Code Act: General Legal/Process, Small Buildings, Plumbing –All Buildings, Building Services, Building Structural
Interested in joining our dynamic team at the City of Kawartha Lakes? To see the full job description and to apply, please visit: https://tre.tbe.taleo.net/tre01/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=CITYOFKA&cws=37&rid=1758
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