The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.
With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!
The Plumbing and Gas Inspector 1 performs regulatory and inspectional work of a technical nature involving the inspection of new and existing residential, commercial, and industrial plumbing, sewer and gas installations to ensure compliance to municipal standards, codes, by-laws, and applicable Regulations and Acts.
preparing reports; assisting with correspondence; writing objection notices; answering counter and telephone enquiries; and maintaining records related to plan review and the work.
Performs related work as required.
Qualifications include the completion of the Grade 12 and a plumbing trade apprenticeship, plus sound experience as a journeyman plumber and gas fitter in construction of commercial, industrial and residential buildings, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
The successful applicant will possess thorough knowledge of plumbing, gas fitting, hydronic heating, and sewer connection codes and standards and of the related by-laws, and will have the ability to understand and interpret building plans and recognize requirements relating to plumbing, gas, sewer installations and drainage installations.
Sound knowledge of related computer applications preferred (ie. Outlook, internet, GIS and permit and inspection tracking etc.
Required licenses and certificates include BC Certificate of Qualification in Plumbing, Class B Gas Fitter Certificate with Electrical Endorsement, Certificate of Competency as a Gas Inspector (Safety Officer) and Cross Connection Control Administrator Certificate.
Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia, Class 5, is required.