Plans Examiner C (Residential Building)

Firm Name: 
City of Austin Development Services Dept. (DSD)


DSD is seeking a Residential Building Plans Examiner C to review residential building permit applications for compliance with the Land Development Code (the zoning code) and the International Residential Code (the technical code) submitted through the Residential Volume Builder Program, an expedited review program available to home builders. In addition to duties as described in the “Duties, Functions and Responsibilities” section of this posting, specific functions of this position are:

  • Monitoring budget and performance of Third Party Review contractor under Supervisor and Contract Manager’s oversight.
  • Providing a written summary of Subdivision and Site Development regulations and explaining those requirements to Volume Builder Program participants.
  • Monitoring performance of Volume Builder Program participants through audit reviews.
  • Performing Technical Building Code Review of prototypical house designs.
  • Assigning reviews.
  • Leading entry and intermediate level review staff and intake staff assigned to the Volume Builder Program

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