Building Official – Government of Nunavut



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.

Based in Rankin Inlet, NU, and 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.

As a regulatory official, you will be responsible for administering the principal objective of the BCA, ensuring all new buildings are safe and compliant with the NBC, NPC, and other codes or standards adopted by the territory. Buildings include those used for assembly, institutional, residential, commercial, mercantile and industrial occupancy, and range from simple to complex in size and design. As a Building Official, you will provide advice and recommendations on policy and program development, stakeholder engagement and issues resolutions, as well as contribute toward the development of public information and to information dissemination, while responding to information requests.


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Closing Date: January 10, 2020