BC Local Government Job Posting Service

District of Sicamous

446 Main Street, PO Box 219, Sicamous, BC   V0E 2V0
T: 250 836 2477     F: 250 836 4314     E:
The District of Sicamous is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the position of

Building Inspector I or II

(1 Position – Full time)

Want to work in paradise? Then look no further…have we got an opportunity for you, but you must love sunny summers, lakes, sledding, quadding, mild winters.  In Sicamous you can Live More!

The District of Sicamous, midway between Vancouver and Calgary, is a vibrant community serving a population of 3,000 permanent residents and up to 10,000 additional seasonal residents.  Affordable housing, outstanding outdoor recreation facilities, and great education options within driving distance make the District of Sicamous an ideal location. Please refer to our website at for more information.

Reporting to the Development Services Manager, the Building Inspector/Bylaw Officer will have knowledge of the BC Building and Plumbing Codes, Local Government Bylaws, and associated regulations and standards. Primary duties include plan checking, approving or rejecting work, answering technical bylaw and code related enquiries, inspection reports, responding to public complaints related to building construction, and advising builders and the public on construction procedures and techniques.

Qualifications – Level I
Qualifications – Level II
  • Completion of grade 12 or equivalent
  • Level II Certification with the Building Officials’ Association of BC and a graduate of a diploma program in Building or Engineering Technology or possess a Journey/Trades Certificate with a minimum of 5 years practical job experience in the construction industry
  • Level I Certification with the Plumbing Officials Association of BC
  • Valid Drivers License - Class 5
  • Strong lnterpersonal and customer service skills are mandatory
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Building Inspector Level I - Wage $32.42 per hour (under review) and Building Inspector Level II – Wage $37.00 per hour in compliance with Schedule A of the Collective Agreement CUPE 1908.  A comprehensive benefit package is included.

Visit our Careers page at to view the detailed job description.  Building Inspector II is currently under review. 

To explore this exciting opportunity further, please email your cover letter and resume by 4:30 p.m. August 23, 2019 to Kelly Bennett, CFO, Deputy CAO at
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those shortlisted to continue in the selection process will be contacted.

Location: Sicamous, BC
Region: Thompson / Shuswap / Columbia
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: July 23, 2019, 9:24 am
Expires: August 23, 2019, 4:30 pm