Division Manager of Plans Examination and Inspections-Building Safety
Location : Ocala, FL
Job Type : Regular
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 5
Required Education : High School Diploma or equivalent
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Description :
This is a professional staff position and is responsible for management and operation of inspection and plans examination divisions. Functions of this position include train, coordinate, support, and manage inspectors and plan examiners in all aspects of the application of the Florida Building Code. This position is required to be the acting Building Official when the director is not available via telephone, text, email, etc. for more than a 24 hour period. All work is performed under the direction and control of the Director of Building Safety.
Responsible for direct administration and management of inspection and plans examination, regarding construction, erection, repair, addition, remodeling, demolition, or alteration projects that require permitting indicating compliance with building, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, gas, fire prevention, energy, accessibility, and other construction codes as required by state laws, rules or statutes and county ordinance.
Provides a positive example for staff under charge regarding work ethic, attitude, professional ethics, technical knowledge of the codes, interpersonal interactions.
Participates in the development and goals, objectives, policies and procedures of the department.
Participates in the development of the department annual budget, as needed.
Assigns workloads, performs inspections and plans examination as necessary to assist division staff in completing missions.
Facilitates professional development and implement training of division staff.
Maintains a program to acknowledge staff performance; monitors and evaluates personnel for effectiveness and efficiency. Follows disciplinary policies and guidelines.
Anticipates and solves problems facing the division, staff employees, administration and customers that result from or are affected by the operation of the division.
Communicates with contractors regarding staff, change in codes or policies.
Coordinates inter-agency inspection and plans examination.
Required Qualifications :
Must show evidence of a minimum of five (5) years of either construction and/or inspection experience or evidence a combination of post-secondary education in a related field and experience which totals five (5) years for the position sought. Meet the requirements of F.S. 468, Part XII, for Inspectors, Plans Examiners and Certified Building Code Administrators.
Requires a valid Florida Driver License. Requires Standard License through the State of Florida as a Building Code Administrator.
Requires a minimum of (3) Standard Licenses, through the State of Florida, as an Inspector and/or Plans Examiner.