Building Inspector

Johnson County

Johnson County Planning, Development and Sustainability (PDS) Department seeks to fill a Building Inspector position to inspect buildings, electrical components, mechanical systems, plumbing systems and conduct building plan review to determine compliance with County building codes.The position will be filled at either the Combination Inspector or Senior Combination Inspector level dependent on the qualifications of the selected candidate.


Combination Inspector
Education and Experience:High school graduate or equivalent and three (3)years’ experience in the construction trades or inspection areas required. Must have a working knowledge of all areas of inspection including building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing, with expertise in one (1) or more of the four (4) areas.  Associate’s degree in a construction related field preferred. Electrical experience preferred.
Special requirements:Must obtain certification with the International Code Council (ICC) in one (1) of the four (4) inspection areas within one (1) year of hire date.  Valid driver’s license and insurable under county liability coverage.


Senior Combination Inspector
Education and Experience:High school graduate or equivalent and five (5) years’ experience in the construction trades or inspection areas OR any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the work. Must have a working knowledge of all areas of inspection, including building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing, with expertise in two (2) or more of the four (4) areas.  Associate’s degree in a construction related field preferred.Electrical experience preferred.
Special requirements:Must have certification with the International Code Council (ICC) in all four (4)of the inspection areas as a minimum and shall continue to work towards acquiring certification in the electrical area so as to possess both the residential and commercial electrical certifications.  Valid driver’s license and insurable under county liability coverage.


Starting annual salaryof $58,614.40-$70,344.80 for Combination Inspector or $62,137.91-$74,568.00 for Senior Combination Inspector plus outstanding benefits.

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Job ID: 81709

Posted 7 days ago

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