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Building Official

Three (3) career opportunities with the Department of Community and Government Services

Are you a territorially and/or provincially qualified and experienced Building Official? Can you champion the safety of Government of Nunavut buildings and their compliance with related codes and standards? If so, here’s your opportunity to take the next step in your regulatory career.

Reporting to the Chief Building Official (CBO), you will serve as part of the team of territorial regulatory officials responsible for the design and delivery of compliance programming under the National Building Code of Canada (NBC), the National Plumbing Code of Canada (NPC) and other adopted codes or standards pursuant to the Nunavut Building Code Act (BCA). In this role, you will work both independently and as a team member under the supervision of the CBO.

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Closing date July 13,2018


Plans Examiner – City of White Rock

The Planning & Development Services Department seeks experienced and customer-focused individuals to join their team. As a member of the Building Services team, you will examine plans and permit applications relating to residential and small commercial development for compliance with applicable bylaws, regulations and building codes. The Plans Examiner coordinates the review of applications through internal departments, prepares and issues building permits after necessary requirements have been met and participates in site visits as required. The ideal individual for this position thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and possesses excellent customer service, interpersonal, communication and organization skills with a desire to achieve higher levels of BOABC and POABC certification.

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Closing Date: Thursday June 28, 2018 at 4:30pm


Building/Plumbing Official – District of Saanich

The Inspection Services Division is seeking an experienced Building / Plumbing Official to perform skilled office and field inspection work reviewing all types of buildings; administering the BC Building Code and enforcing municipal bylaws. The Building / Plumbing Official is responsible for plan and document examination and Building Permit processing for the construction, alteration and repair of buildings. The successful candidate will have demonstrated knowledge of the B.C. Building Code, B.C. Plumbing Code, and municipal inspection and permitting processes.

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Closing date June 22, 2018 by 11:45 pm


Tradesperson/Plumber-Surrey School District

Due to growth the Surrey School District is seeking to fill a new position in our Plumbing team! Reporting to the Manager of Structural Maintenance within the Facilities Division, the Plumber Tradesperson is responsible for a variety of projects including renovations, repairs and new installations in over 140 school district sites and offices. The successful applicant must be a team-player ready to be part of a cohesive, effective team of professionals in this busy department of roofers, plumbers and carpenters who hold great pride in their work. The department requires applicants to be prepared to work effectively in a small team as well as independently to complete top quality work in various District facilities. Experience and training institutional facilities is a bonus!

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Closing Date: June 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm


Building/Plumbing Inspector-Municipality of North Cowichan

The Municipality of North Cowichan invites applications from candidates with the proven skills, qualifications and abilities for the position of Building and Plumbing Inspector on a full-time basis.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake all duties associated with building and plumbing inspections of a wide range of urban, semi-urban, and rural residential and commercial developments during the various stages of construction, alteration and/or repair. The inspection services will ensure compliance with all regulatory codes, guidelines, and bylaws. Deployment to other duties may be required from time to time. The Building Inspector may also be required to perform some Bylaw Compliance duties.

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Closing Date: June 21, 2018


Plans Examiner-City of Coquitlam

The City of Coquitlam is experiencing high growth rates and exciting new development challenges.The completion of the Evergreen Rapid Transit Line and a rapidly growing town centre are generating a fast paced and dynamic work environment.

As a member of the Building Permits Division Team, combining technical and clerical work, you will examine plans and permit applications relating to single family and small multi-family dwellings for compliance with the BC Building Code and by-laws

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Closing Date: July 3,2018


Building Inspector-District of Mission

The Development Services Department is looking for an experienced and customer service focused individual to join the building inspection team on a full-time basis. As a member of the team, you will review building and construction plans, issue building permits and perform on-site building inspections.

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Closing Date: June 25th, 2018


Plans Examiner – City of Vernon

The City of Vernon is seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to join the Community Infrastructure and Development Services team. Vernon is a growing, evolving city and our team is dedicated to making it the greatest place in the world. If you are skilled, talented and want to make a difference, we want to hear from you.

The City of Vernon is currently searching for a forward thinking individual to fill the following position: Plans Examiner (Regular)

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Closing date: June 18th, 2018.


Building Official II- Town of Sidney

Under the general direction of the Senior Building Official, this position is responsible for inspection of all buildings, sites, materials and workmanship to ensure compliance with all relevant codes, bylaws and regulations. This position requires effective communication and interactions with contractors and the general public. A detailed job description is available on the Town’s website –  Applicants must have a minimum certification of Level II of the BC Building Officials Association and 4 years of experience.

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Closing Date: Monday, June 18,2018. by 4:00pm


Building & Plumbing Official-Regional District of Kootenay Boundary

Our Building Inspection Department is currently seeking a:

Building and Plumbing Official (Level I, II, or III) Permanent Full Time – CUPE Local 2254)

Reporting to the Manager of Building Inspection Services, the Building and Plumbing Official is primarily responsible for providing a range of building and plumbing inspection services. This includes conducting plan reviews and field inspections for compliance with applicable building and plumbing codes and relevant regulations. The Building and Plumbing Official is responsible for processing building permit applications, assisting with routine administration of departmental matters, building bylaw enforcement, and provides technical information to the general public.

The ideal candidate should have Level I, II, or III Certification from the Building Officials Association of British Columbia and Level I Certification from the Plumbing Officials Association of British Columbia, and some experience in a building inspection office.

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Closing Date: June 29,2018 at 4:30pm