The Corporation of the City of North Vancouver
Senior Building Inspector

(Regular Full-Time)

The Community Services Department – Inspections Division requires a regular full-time Senior Building Inspector. 
You will provide guidance to staff engaged in building inspection and plan reviewing, advise on code interpretation and application, schedule inspection staff and make work assignments and decisions regarding work priorities.  You will also conduct studies and analyses related to the work, assist in the development and revision of policies, procedures and by-laws, recommend operational efficiencies and develop and update procedure manuals.  From time to time you will also conduct detailed building inspections and perform plan check reviews of all building types, and prepare related reports and correspondence.
You must have knowledge of inspection, regulatory and enforcement work related to building construction and current trade practices, thorough knowledge of the BC Building Code, the ability to read plans and specifications and the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.  You will have a Diploma in Building Technology or a related field and BOABC Level 3 certification along with prior experience in a municipal inspector’s role.  Demonstrated ability to provide guidance and assistance to staff on building code interpretation and application through related work experience is also required.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and the use of mobile computers (iPad) is required; experience in permitting software would be considered an asset.
A valid class 5 driver’s license is a requirement for this role.  You will be required to provide your own transportation in return for reimbursement according to the Vehicle Policy.
$42.20 – 49.85 per hour
(Pay Grade 28 – January 2018 rates)
Hours of Work:
The City of North Vancouver currently works on a compressed work schedule.  The hours for this position are Monday - Friday 7:30 – 4:00pm or 8:30 – 5:00pm with one scheduled day off (Monday or Friday) approximately every 3-week scheduling cycle.
Please apply on-line through the Career Portal at prior to 5:00 pm, Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
Thank you for your interest in the City of North Vancouver.
Posting # 2018-0057

Location: North Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: May 16, 2018, 12:35 pm
Expires: June 5, 2018, 5:00 pm