Building Inspector

District of Mission

Mission is located in the lower mainland of BC, and is nestled on the southern coastal mountain slopes overlooking the lush Fraser River Valley. Mission is a rapidly growing and dynamic community of approximately 38,000 residents, located 15 minutes north of the US border and 70 kilometers east of Vancouver. Although Mission is part of a broader metropolitan area, it still maintains its distinct and welcoming small town flavor.
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Building Inspector

Are you ready to apply your building construction expertise and building code knowledge in a way that contributes to quality buildings and construction? Are you prepared to broaden your knowledge and involvement in all aspects of the building inspection process? If so, this may be the job for you!

The Development Services Department is looking for an experienced and customer service focused individual to join the building inspection team on a full-time basis. As a member of the team, you will review building and construction plans, issue building permits and perform on-site building inspections.

Under the supervision and direction of the Building Inspection Supervisor, you will ensure that design and materials used during the construction, renovation and alteration of buildings within the Community are compliant with the provisions set out in the BC Building Code, specifically Part 9, BC Plumbing Code, Mission’s Zoning Bylaw, other municipal bylaws, policies and procedures.

We are looking for an individual with a keen ability for critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills, and focus on high quality outputs and results. With a confident and composed demeanor in all work situations, you will have the ability to develop and maintain positive and collaborative working relationships with a broad variety of stakeholders.

You will have completed grade 12 and possess a Diploma in Building Technology from a recognized technical institute or you will have experience at the journeyman level in one of the building trades. You will also have BOABC Certification Level 1 or at a minimum you will have passed the Level 1 examination with certification pending, or you have an equivalent combination of training and experience. A valid Class 5 BC driver’s license and a clean driving record are required.

The hourly wage range is $39.37 to $45.10, commensurate with the level of BOABC/POABC certification(s) achieved, plus a comprehensive benefit package and a commitment to ongoing training and career development. This position is 70 hours bi-weekly on a 9-day fortnight (extended hours for 9 days and 1 day off every two weeks). If this position is for you, please apply via the Careers page on our website (Job ID 2018-17) by Monday, June 25, 2018.

We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Organization: District of Mission
Location: Mission, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: June 7, 2018, 9:11 am
Expires: June 25, 2018, 4:30 pm

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