The Village of Oswego is seeking a knowledgeable, customer-service oriented code professional to conduct plan reviews and complex building inspections in a fast-growing municipality.
An ideal candidate for the Chief Building Inspector/Plan Reviewer will have a high-level of technical expertise in building codes and code interpretation, experience in plan reviews and field work, and be able to work collaboratively with developers and builders to identify code issues early and work collaboratively to find creative solutions that do not compromise building safety. This person will serve as a code expert for the Village. This position works under the direction of the Building and Zoning Manager.
This is a critical position within the Village, as we anticipate significant commercial and residential growth in the coming years. The Chief Building Inspector/Plan Reviewer will assist with a full review of building codes and implementing new software to facilitate building department operations within the first year of hire.
Candidates should have advanced technical training, including knowledge of various building codes, knowledge of construction methods and at least two years’ experience reviewing plans for code compliance. A Certified Building Official, Master Code Professional or AIA designation is preferable. Candidates must have a valid Illinois Driver’s License.
The Village provides a comprehensive and competitive benefit package. Salary range is $64,000 to $85,000, expecting to hire at $70,000 +/-, DOQ.
Submit resume and/or application to: Erin Schiber, HR Generalist at email@example.com.
The Village of Oswego is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are due 8 a.m. Monday, July 9.