Codes Inspector

Overview

Date Posted:
6/4/2019
Location:
Development
City:
Maryville
State:
TN
Pay Rate:
$21.989 per hour
Employment Status:
Full-Time
Category:
Administrative and Support

Description

 
Minimum Salary: $42,878.95
Maximum Salary: $66,876.53

JOB SUMMARY

The Codes Inspector safeguards health, safety, property and public welfare. Additionally, the incumbent ensures homes in which the citizens of the community reside and the buildings in which they work are designed and constructed to the standards of the adopted codes.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:     

  • Performs building inspection and phone consultations;
  • Performs general office duties;
  • Identifies complex problems and reviews related information in order to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions;
  • Plans and reviews building permits;
  • Handles office consultations; and
  • Performs other assigned duties.

Minimum Requirements

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO PERFORM WORK:

  • High School Diploma;
  • Five (5) years of experience;
  • Inspector Certification and state license;
  • Or equivalent training, education, and/or experience; and 
  • Valid driver’s license.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of code inspection practices and systems;
  • Skilled in the use small office equipment, including copy machines or multi-line telephone systems;
  • Skilled in using computers for data entry;
  • Skilled in using computers for word processing and/or accounting purposes;
  • Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and an orientation towards customer service;
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems;
  • Ability to use scientific rules and methods to solve problems;
  • Ability to watch gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly;
  • Ability to organize, and communicate effectively;
  • Ability to maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others; and
  • Ability to cooperate with fellow employees as a team member.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work requires lifting and carrying (up to 10 pounds); balancing, climbing, crawling, crouching, hearing, mental acuity, speaking, stooping, talking, visual acuity, and walking.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:     

  • Most work is performed in a well-lighted, modern office setting with centrally controlled heating and air conditioning.