Senior Building Inspector

BC Public Service

Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

Senior Building Inspector

$63,973.31 - $72,937.86 annually
This posting is to establish an eligibility list for future permanent and/or temporary vacancies.

There is currently one (1) temporary appointment until approximately June 2020, which may be performed Full-Time OR Part-Time

Your skills, confidence and initiative will be valued in this unique building inspector role

The University Endowment Lands (UEL) is located on the West Point Grey Peninsula, surrounded by Pacific Spirit Regional Park, making it a truly a beautiful place to work. Set in an unincorporated area between the City of Vancouver and the University of British Columbia, and with a population of approximately 3,000 residents, the UEL operates under the authority of the University Endowment Land Act.

As a small administration, roles at the UEL offer a high degree of variety and cross-functional working and the opportunity to be part of a close-knit team. The administration is undertaking an ongoing process of modernization – providing opportunities to contribute to developing new and better ways of working. You'll have the opportunity to take advantage of a modified work week, with every other Monday or Friday off, that can help you meet the demands of a changing family or pursue ongoing education. Within this context, the right candidate will build on their experience and skills across the organization’s planning and development functions, with projects ranging from single family homes to major developments. The UEL is poised for growth as a result of developments proposed within its boundaries.

The UEL Senior Building Inspector applies and enforces the UEL Land Use, Building and Community Administration Bylaw, the UEL Act and Regulations, the BC Building and Plumbing Codes, and safety codes and practices. This position conducts inspections, review plans, provides input to bylaw and policy development, and may represent the UEL in legal proceedings.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Technical School Diploma related to Architecture or Structural Engineering Technology (2 years) from a recognized post-secondary institution and/or Trades qualification (such as a Carpenter / Plumber TQ).
  • Progressively responsible experience in municipal building inspection.
  • Level 1 Building Inspector certification from the Building Inspectors’ Association of British Columbia OR equivalent transferable certification.
  • Experience in residential, commercial and institutional building development permit and building permit plan checking.

For more information and to apply online by November 4, 2019, please go to:

Organization: BC Public Service
Location: Vancouver, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: October 8, 2019, 11:12 am
Expires: November 4, 2019, 4:30 pm

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