Job Opportunity: Building Inspector


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Job Title: Building Inspector
Department: Building and Housing Department
Status: A. Classified B. Nonexempt – FLSA

Job Summary: Responsible for the inspection and the enforcement of the Ohio Building Code and Codified Ordinances of the City of Euclid. Works under the immediate direction of the Certified Building Official or his/her designee.

Job Duties:

  • Inspect of permitted work for code compliance.
  • Observe building conditions and issue correction notices to responsible parties.
  • Obtain evidence, documentation and prepare non-compliance reports.
  • Maintain inspection records and follow-up as needed.
  • Communicate with and inform building owners, contractors, residents and city staff and officials and respond to complaints and requests.
  • Testify in court in regards to non-compliance of homeowners or contractors.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

(The description above represents the most significant duties of this position but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not mentioned, the inclusion of which would be in conformity with the factor degrees assigned.)

Work Environment: Light work (exerting up to 20 lbs. Of force occasionally). Indoor/outdoor. Subject to hazards: moving mechanical parts, electric current, water, chemicals; atmospheric conditions: fumes, odors, dusts, gases. Physical activity: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, feeling.

Requirements: High school graduate. Valid driver’s license. Valid state certification in two (2) or more of the following categories: Building Inspector, Electrical Safety Inspector, Plumbing Inspector, Mechanical Inspector, Residential Building Inspector, Residential Mechanical Inspector, or Residential Building Official.

Ability to: express and exchange ideas and instructions accurately, clearly by means of the spoken and written word.

It is the policy of the City of Euclid to seek and employ the best qualified individuals for all positions, to provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees, including upgrading, promotion and training: and to administer these activities in a manner which will not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, sex/gender, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation or gender expression, genetic information, military status or veteran status.

Applications can be obtained at and returned to or by mail to Human Resources, 585 East 222nd Street, Euclid, Ohio 44123. Current employees use an internal application. Position will remain open until filled.
Pay Rate: $28.01
Monday – Friday Part Time or Full Time Available

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