Building and Plumbing Official (Level I, II, or III)

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) is located in the southern interior of British Columbia. Surrounded by mountains, lakes, and rivers, this region is abundant in breathtaking vistas and endless adventures, not to mention a burgeoning arts/culture scene. The RDKB administration office is located in Trail, BC, which combined with the nearby communities of Warfield, Montrose, Fruitvale and the resort municipality of Rossland have a population of approximately 20,000. The area is well known for its downhill and cross-country skiing and mountain biking. The RDKB delivers services in the areas of building inspection, regional planning, protective services, liquid and solid waste management, and recreation and culture. We invite you to bring your skills, passion, and expertise to help us to continue to provide a professional level of governance that is both responsive and accountable to the needs of our communities. We offer competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; a municipal pension plan; and varied opportunities for professional growth and development.   Our Building Inspection Department is currently seeking a:
Building and Plumbing Official (Level I, II, or III)
Permanent Full Time – CUPE Local 2254)

Reporting to the Manager of Building Inspection Services, the Building and Plumbing Official is primarily responsible for providing a range of building and plumbing inspection services. This includes conducting plan reviews and field inspections for compliance with applicable building and plumbing codes and relevant regulations. The Building and Plumbing Official is responsible for processing building permit applications, assisting with routine administration of departmental matters, building bylaw enforcement, and provides technical information to the general public.   The ideal candidate should have Level I, II, or III Certification from the Building Officials Association of British Columbia and Level I Certification from the Plumbing Officials Association of British Columbia, and some experience in a building inspection office.
A detailed job description can be found on our website at Those interested in this position may submit a cover letter and resume to: Maureen Forster, Executive Assistant 843 Rossland Avenue, Trail, BC  V1R 4S8 Email: The closing date for receipt of applications is June 29, 2018 at 4:30 pm. We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Trail, BC
Region: West Kootenay / Boundary
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection,Plumbing/Pipefitting/Gas/Steam
Posted: May 30, 2018, 9:39 am
Expires: June 29, 2018, 4:30 pm