BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Building Inspector / Plan Checker II

(Full-time position and Full-time term position, up to 1 year)

Plan your future!
Picture yourself as a Building Inspector/ Plan Checker II with a municipality striving to be the best mid-sized City in North America. Using your related experience, you will examine plans and authorize construction for residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects, subdivision, lot development, and site grading/drainage work.  You will conduct site inspections of works and subdivision development to ensure compliance with BC Building Codes and City approved subdivision bylaws and guidelines.

  • Building or Architectural Technology Diploma (or equivalent education)
  • BOABC certification – Level 2 or 3
  • Relevant experience in plan checking or building inspection
  • Attention to Detail
  • Professional Credibility 
  • Objective/Logical
  • Valid BC Drivers License - Class 5
The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellence in customer service, conflict resolution, and use a balanced approach and mature judgment in decision making.

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America.  Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport.

We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment. This is a CUPE bargaining unit position that offers an hourly rate progressing from $40.70 to $43.28 per hour for BOABC Level 2 or $43.17 to $45.84 per hour for BOABC Level 3 plus a competitive comprehensive benefits and pension package; the term position will receive the same hourly rate plus 14% in lieu of benefits, vacation and statutory holidays.
Apply online at by January 28, 2020

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date are thanked for their interest.

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: January 16, 2020, 7:58 am
Expires: January 28, 2020, 4:30 pm