The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Building Official. Under the general direction of the Supervisor, Building Inspections, the Building Official reviews and processes building permit applications, ensuring that the design of proposed construction meets the requirements of applicable regulations.
They inspect ongoing construction for compliance with relevant regulations, takes action necessary to ensure all deficiencies and / or infractions are corrected.
Duties and Responsibilities
Please see the attached PDF job description below.
Applicants must have an Interprovincial Trades Qualification in Carpentry or Plumbing or a diploma from a recognized technical institute in Building Technology and 2 years building design or construction experience.
Applicants must possess a valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence, a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, and one of the following :
Compensation and Benefits
This is a unionized position. A comprehensive benefit package is included. Based on a 35 hour work week, the rate of pay is based on level of certification :
Level 1 Building Official $39.91 - $42.01 per hour
Level 2 Building Official $42.54 - $44.78 per hour
Level 3 Building Official $45.51 - $47.91 per hour
Jan 2021 Rate)