Plans Examiner (Commercial/Residential) - The Dalles, OR

Description :

Job Title:         

Plans   Examiner

Department:

Building   Codes

Reports To:

Building   Official

Salary Grade:

“R”

Union:

No

Range:

$5,716.92 - $6,795.62

FLSA Classification:

Non-Exempt

Revision Date:

01/29/2019


Summary:

Reviews and checks all plans for compliance with zoning and constructions codes; works with homeowners, builders, architects and engineers in obtaining compliance. Reports to the Building Official on reviews completed; reviews materials, applications and permits.

Essential Functions:

JOB DUTIES NOTE: The job duties listed are typical examples of the work performed by positions in this job classification. Not all duties assigned to every position are included, nor is it expected that all positions will be assigned every duty.

  • Reviews and checks all plans for compliance with zoning and construction codes.
  • Works with homeowners, builders, architects and engineers in obtaining compliance.
  • Reports to the Building Official on reviews completed.
  • Reviews materials and applications permits for all significant structures/developments.
  • Makes recommendations for issuance of permits.
  • Provides technological assistance to staff.
  • Analyzes blueprints and plans for compliance to all codes
  • Mayuse computer applications software in the performance of the job.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of civil and structural engineering as applied to the investigation, analysis and construction of all types of buildings.
  • Knowledge of municipal zoning and construction codes and regulations.
  • Ability to read and analyze blueprints and plans.
  • Ability to understand and carry our complex oral and written directions.
  • Ability to present material both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to plan and layout the work of others.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with public officials, contractors, owners and general public.
  • Ability to effectively use computer applications software; resourcefulness, reliability, physical condition commensurate with the duties of the position.

Education and Experience:
Graduation from high school or GED

Possession of a valid driver’s license

For this classification a person would need:

Oregon Inspector Certification (OIC)

Oregon A Level Structural Plans Examiner Certification

Oregon Fire and Life Safety Plans Examiner Certification

Oregon A Level Mechanical Plans Examiner Certification; and

Oregon Residential Plans Examiner Certification

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regularly works in an office environment and uses a computer, telephone and other office equipment as needed to perform duties. The noise level in the work environment is typical of that of an office. Incumbent may encounter frequent interruptions throughout the work day. 

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk or hear; frequently required to use repetitive hand motion, handle or feel, and to stand, walk, reach, bend or lift up to 20 pounds regularly and 30 pounds occasionally.

Contact : Human Resources Department
511 Washington ST., Ste. 206
The Dalles, OR 97058
541-506-2774
541-506-2771-fax
application@co.wasco.or.us


ADA/EEO

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled