Plans Examiner A or B (Building)

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Plans Examiner A or B (Building) -
The deadline to apply is 6/13/2019

This position is responsible for reviewing and analyzing construction plans and processing permit applications related to commercial and multi-family developments. This includes review of plans to determine compliance with City building codes. This position is also expected to review and comment on proposed rule adoptions or code amendments, assist with developing procedures to administer codes/ordinances and assist internal employees and the public with the integration of regulations, processes and procedures.

This position is part of the Commercial Plan Review team comprised of different review disciplines. Individual reviewers perform their discipline’s review concurrently. The goal is to perform reviews within the mandated review times and facilitate the issuance of building permits by making decisions in a consistent and thorough manner.

Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills are needed for this position to successfully perform daily interactions with the public, construction professionals, stakeholders, and internal employees.