With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a permanent, full-time position available within the Planning & Development Services Department for a Safety Codes Officer I - Building. Reporting to the Supervisor, Safety Codes Services, the Safety Codes Officer I - Building conducts preliminary plan and document reviews prior to permit approval and inspects building construction and mechanical systems for compliance. This position is also responsible for completion of written inspection reports and entering inspection records on the electronic system and acts as the liaison to industry, the public and staff. In addition to effective coordination, work scheduling and time management skills, this position requires excellent written and verbal communication in terminology that can be readily understood by the applicants based on their level of industry knowledge.
Rate of Pay: Competitive salary to be commensurate with education and experience.
Hours of Work: 7 hours/day; 35 hours/week
Benefits: Extensive benefits are offered including an option to join our Earned Day Off Program.
Interested candidates are invited to apply on our website at https://www.parklandcounty.com
Parkland County has a nepotism policy in effect which limits the consideration of employees’ relatives for employment. Please contact Human Resources for further information on this policy (including the definition of a relative under this policy).
For further information on our organization, please visit www.parklandcounty.com
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted. The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement is being collected under the authority of the Municipal Government Act and will be used for Parkland County employment opportunities only. The personal information that you provide may be made public, subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Journeyman Trade Certification with five (5) years of relevant experience in the building construction industry; or Certified Engineering Technologist with three (3) years relevant experience in building construction; or be an architect or professional engineer (civil or mechanical) with three (3) years relevant experience after degree in the building construction industry.
Minimum of three (3) years’ experience conducting building inspections for residential, commercial and industrial structures.
A valid Certificate of Competency as a Building Safety Codes Officer Group A, Level I and Group B, Level I for the purpose of records management in accordance with the County’s Uniform Quality Management Plan is required. A Level II or Level III certification would be desirable.
Must maintain certification and upgrade training in the building discipline and levels of certification required for the position in accordance with the requirements of the Safety Codes Council.
Possession of a valid Alberta driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.