Chief Building Official

City of Elliot Lake


Chief Building Official

With the warmth and hospitality of a small town and the services of a major urban centre, Elliot Lake is centrally located in the Algoma district of Ontario, approximately 160km west of the City of Greater Sudbury and 180km east of the City of Sault Ste. Marie. Thousands of lakes and majestic old growth forests just beyond the city limits provide countless opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast including hiking, camping, skiing and world class fishing. Well known for it’s high quality of life, low cost of living and great work-life balance, it’s an ideal place to live and work!

The Corporation of the City of Elliot Lake is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chief Building Official.

Reporting to the Director of Protective Services, this position is responsible for the City’s Building Department and providing excellent customer service to clients by examining plans, performing building and plumbing inspections, and issuing permits in the administration of the provisions of the Ontario Building Code, City of Elliot Lake By-Laws and other applicable legislation. In addition, this position oversees Municipal law enforcement including Zoning, Property Standards, Parking, Animal Control and Lottery Licensing.

The ideal candidate will have a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, Architectural Technology or Applied Science Technology coupled with a professional designation (CBCO) and provincial qualification as a Chief Building Official and Inspector in all technical categories of Code administration. A minimum of five (5) years of Municipal experience and knowledge of applicable Municipal by-laws, Federal and Provincial legislation, regulations and procedures, including the Ontario Building Code, is required. A combination of equivalent education and experience may be considered.

The City of Elliot Lake offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package, including pension plan.

To view the full job description and to submit your application, please visit the Jobillico website at and search by company for City of Elliot Lake. You can also paste the URL below into your browser to go directly to the posting:


We thank all of those who apply; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, and will be used for employment assessment purposes.  In accordance with the AODA and the Ontario Human Rights Code, accommodations are available to applicants upon request throughout the recruitment, assessment and selection process. If selected to participate, please inform us of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require.

Organization: City of Elliot Lake

Location: Elliot Lake, ON
Region: Zone 7
Professional Categories: Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: November 28, 2019, 12:25 pm
Expires: December 20, 2019, 4:30 pm

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