Building Inspector II

City of Salmon Arm

City of Salmon Arm

Building Inspector II
Full-time


The lifestyle community of Salmon Arm is nestled on the shores of Salmon Arm Bay of Shuswap Lake, centrally located half way between Vancouver and Calgary. With a population of approximately 18,000, it is the largest community on Shuswap Lake and serves as the business centre for the area.  Surrounded by rolling hillsides, Salmon Arm is rich in culture and arts and enjoys a full complement of excellent recreation and community facilities including a modern City Hall. With a moderate climate and four distinct seasons, Salmon Arm offers yearround recreation and is renowned for its low-stress lifestyle.

The City of Salmon Arm is seeking applications for the position of Building Inspector II. Under the direction of the Manager of Permits & Licensing, the incumbent is responsible for plan and field inspections involving all residential and minor commercial building including related plumbing inspections, checking of construction specifications and plans, monitoring areas for non-permit construction, providing guidance to contracts, architects, developers, owners and general public inquiries.  The job involves both inside and outside work with driving between locations and walking over rough areas.  The incumbent refers to and enforces codes and all relevant City bylaws in their day-to-day duties.

Required qualifications include: Grade 12 or equivalent, must have passed the Building Officials Association of BC Level II examination and Plumbing Inspectors Association of BC Certification Level I, plus three years working in a Municipal Building Department or an equivalent in education and experience. Other qualifications and a detailed job description can be found on the City’s website www.salmonarm.ca .

This position falls within the Collective Agreement between the City of Salmon Arm and CUPE 1908. The bi-weekly pay rate for this position ranges from $2,409.52 and $2,792.80 and includes an excellent benefit package.  

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume by Wednesday, January 23, 2019 to: Human Resources Box 40 (500 – 2nd Avenue NE) Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N2

or by:

E-mail: humanresources@salmonarm.ca, or by: Fax: 250-803-4041

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Salmon Arm
Location: Salmon Arm, BC
Region: Thompson / Shuswap / Columbia
Professional Category(s): Building Technology/Inspection
Posted: January 3, 2019, 1:07 pm
Expires: January 23, 2019, 4:30 pm

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