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Chief Building Official
City of Milton, Georgia
Date Opened: October 14, 2021
End Date: Open until filled
Starting Pay: Position is considered exempt with an estimated starting salary between $90,000 to $95,000 and excellent benefits
The City of Milton is looking for a highly qualified individual to serve as our Chief Building Official. The City is reorganizing the Building Inspection and Plan Review function and moving from an outsourced service delivery model to bringing those responsibilities in-house.
The Chief Building Official manages and directs the programs and activities of the Building Division within the Community Development Department that includes permit processing and plan check functions to ensure compliance with adopted codes, including the International Building, Plumbing, and Mechanical Codes, and the National Electrical Code, and federal/state/local ordinances, standards, policies, and laws. This classification assists with the most complex inspections and provides fiscal oversight for program budget. The Chief Building Official manages a staff of professional and technical fulltime employees and provides daily direction, planning, scheduling work activities, and monitoring to ensure consistent and uniform application of codes and standards.
Typical duties include:
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in civil or structural engineering, architecture, architectural engineering, construction management or closely related field; and six (6) years of increasingly responsible experience in construction building inspection, building design, plan review, civil engineering, or closely related field, at least three of which must be in a supervisory role; or, any equivalent combination of education and experience. Certifications as Plumbing, Mechanical, Building, or Combination Inspector or Plan Examiner by the International Conference of Building Officials or the International Code Council.
Strong preference will be given to applicants that possess an ICC Certification as a Certified Building Official. If not certified as a CBO, applicant must demonstrate he/she is in the process of getting the certification and must obtain it within 6 months of employment. Failure to obtain and maintain the required certifications and licenses will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.
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Sam Trager, Human Resources Director
City of Milton
2006 Heritage Walk
Milton, GA 30004
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