Commercial Plan Reviewer (Plan Checker 2)

City of Surrey

City of Surrey
Commercial Plan Reviewer (Plan Checker 2)
Regular Full-Time

As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, City of Surrey is a globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation.

City of Surrey employees are talented innovators, inspired by meaningful work and the opportunity to drive our city—and their careers—forward. Build a City. Build a Future at the City of Surrey.

As a member of the Planning and Development Department’s Building Division team you will be responsible for processing and reviewing building permit applications for multi-residential, small commercial and industrial buildings and related construction.

  • Using your knowledge of Part 3 and Part 9 of the BC Building Code, you will provide expertise on building matters.
  • You will use your communication skills to provide valuable information on technical issues to a wide variety of customers and internal staff.
  • You are someone who has interpersonal and public relation skills. These will be critical as you engage with contractors, City Staff, and the public.
  • You will use your judgement and decision making skills to support decisions and make recommendations.
  • Your organizational skills and attention to detail will aid you in handling multiple priorities and tight deadlines.


  • A Diploma in Building Technology and considerable experience in plan reviewing or an equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Level II Certification from the Building Officials Association of BC is considered an asset.
  • Direct experience reviewing Part 9 and Part 3 of the BC Building Code
  • Directly related municipal experience is considered an asset
  • A valid BC driver’s license is required.

This job posting closes December 18, 2018.

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Organization: City of Surrey
Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Planning & Development
Posted: November 20, 2018, 12:21 pm
Expires: December 18, 2018, 4:30 pm

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