Building Inspector III

Surrounded by mountain ranges, Smithers is a northern gem, nestled at the base of Hudson Bay Mountain. Residents enjoy four seasons of recreational activities; in addition to a ski hill within a half hour of town, the region offers world-class fishing, backcountry and cross-country skiing, hunting, golfing and alpine trails for hiking or horseback riding. With a vibrant Main Street and commercial retail market, Smithers offers many services and amenities normally only found in larger urban centres.
The Town of Smithers has a unionized opening in the Development Services department for a Building Inspector III.  This position reports to the Director of Development Services and is responsible for regulating, enforcing and administering the Town’s building regulations, bylaws, standards and relevant provincial and federal codes and legislation.
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Level 1 or 2 Plumbing Certification with BAOBC
  • Level 2 or 3 Building Certification with BOABC
  • Four years related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Lessor qualifications may be accepted as long as the incumbent is working towards the required certification.
A complete job description with required qualifications is available on the Town of Smithers
website at
Qualified candidates may forward a cover letter and resume in confidence with three references, by 4:30 pm May 25, 2018 to:
Human Resources
Confidential:  Competition #18-03
Town of Smithers
Box 879, 1027 Aldous Street
Smithers, BC V0J 2N0
The Town of Smithers thanks all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted

Location: Smithers, BC
Region: North Coast / Nechako
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: April 13, 2018, 11:04 am
Expires: May 25, 2018, 4:30 pm