San Rafael, CA Job Board 02.02.17

San Rafael, CA Job Board 02.02.17

Senior Building Inspector

$6,669 – $8,106 per month

Plus excellent benefits

Deadline:  Continuous.  Apply by February 5, 2017 for early consideration.

The Position

The City of San Rafael is recruiting for a Senior Building Inspector. This position, under direction of the Chief Building Official coordinates, prioritizes, schedules, and performs as a technical expert in the inspection of buildings, examines plans and specifications in the enforcement of laws regulating the construction of buildings in the City of San Rafael.  This position provides lead direction and technical advice to lower level inspectors and permit technicians; issues building permits and collect fees; and acts in the absence of the Chief Building Official as necessary.

  • This position performs the following essential job duties:  (This list does not represent an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities.  Other duties may be assigned.)
  • Analyzes, distributes and monitors the inspection window.
  • Meets with a variety of public and private officials, individually and/or in a group setting, on inspection matters.
  • Assists the Chief Building Official with development of technical/informational handouts.
  • Serves as a technical expert in training staff; works with employees to improve knowledge.
  • Prioritizes and schedules work, including field inspections, to Building Inspectors I & II.
  • Reviews and/or inspects complex commercial projects as assigned.
  • Assists with complaints and dispute resolution.
  • Coordinates the work of the department with other City departments and outside agencies.
  • Reads and interprets plans and discusses requirements with builders and owners.
  • Investigates disabled access complaints, issues reports and assists with resolution.
  • Inspects building construction, plumbing, electrical and gas installations in residential, business, industrial and public buildings.
  • Reviews and investigates building code violations, assists Code Enforcement Division.
  • Performs plan reviews of residential and commercial projects as directed.
  • Provides information to the public regarding building requirements.
  • May be called upon to issue building permits and determine and collect fees.
  • Assists with records management, including tracking of expired permits and plan retention.

Download the complete job description:  Senior Building Inspector

Apply: To file an application or view our current recruitments, go to www.calopps.org.  Select “Member Agencies.”  Select “City of San Rafael” from the list.

 

Permit Services Coordinator

$6,064 – $7,371 per month

Plus excellent benefits

Deadline: Continuous. Apply by February 5, 2017 for first consideration.

The Position

The City of San Rafael is recruiting for a Permit Services Coordinator. This position, under direction of the Chief Building Official plans, organizes, coordinates and implements the front counter and over-the-counter permit service program/operations within the Building Division; provides expertise in program elements for the organization; and performs a variety of professional and technical level tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.  This position includes the supervision of the acceptance, routing, and tracking of building and land development applications, computer data entry and administration, data monitoring, quality control, preparation of statistical reports, and assisting and directing customers.

This position performs the following essential job duties:

  • Recommends and assists in the implementation of goals and objectives; establishes schedules and methods for building division front counter services; implements policies and procedures.
  • Plans, organizes and facilitates the daily functions and operations of the City’s front counter general customer area and Permit Center.
  • Evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities; recommends improvements and modifications; prepares various reports on operations and activities.
  • Prepares cost estimates for budget recommendations; submits justifications for fee adjustments; monitors and audits and reports on permit revenues.
  • Researches, compiles and prepares reports and documentation on program activities; analyzes program and recommends corrective action, prepares periodic status reports.
  • Provides assistance, direction and/or confirmation to Permit Technicians on building permit application review, processing, distribution and policy interpretations.
  • May issue building permits; determine and collect fees.
  • Ensures permit quality assurance and proper tracking and coordination of permit applications.
  • Responds to a variety of customer feedback, including complaints from applicants and the general public, redirecting and assisting problematic customers that require additional staff time and assistance.
  • Reviews building permit fees for completeness and accuracy; applies penalties or adjustments per department policy.

Download the complete job description: Permit Services Coordinator

Apply: To file an application or view our current recruitments, go to www.calopps.org.  Select “Member Agencies.”  Select “City of San Rafael” from the list.