Plans Examiner Supervisor

Firm Name: 
City of Austin


Plans Examiner Supervisor -
Deadline to apply is 6/7/2019

This position, under managerial supervision, supervises staff performing the review, examination and interpretation of building plans to ensure compliance wit applicable building codes, policies and precedents for commercial, single-family, two-family, and multi-family development. This position is also responsible for coordinating with partnering divisions and departments that are part of the Expedited Plan Review Team including DSD Tree Review work group, Austin Fire Department, Austin Water Utility for industrial waste review, and Austin Public Health review. The work requires technical expertise necessary to perform building code review of plans, including comprehensive knowledge of code requirements and their practical applications to building designs and public safety requirements.
The position will be responsible for training and supporting their team members and is highly motivated to help the Expedited Program meet its goals and mission. The successful candidate will be people-centered, supportive and flexible in order to get the most of his/her team. You should be a leader that is focused on inspiring employees to own their work and deliver the best possible results.