Building Inspectors

Competition No.: 2016-BI123
Duration: Auxiliary / On Call / Seasonal
Salary:Range:  $31.00 - $39.69 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits
Last Updated: 3/23/17 12:10 PM


The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!
The competition has been extended and the position will remain open until filled.
Any new applications are welcome!
The Planning and Building Department is seeking auxiliary Building Inspectors to join their team!
The department is recruiting for auxiliary staff at the Building Inspector 1, Building Inspector 2 and Building Inspector 3 levels to perform building inspectional and regulatory work to ensure compliance with the Building, Zoning and Sign by-laws and BC Building Code.  The work becomes progressively more complex and diverse between the levels with the Building Inspector 1 performing entry-level work, up to the Building Inspector 3 performing work at the full working level.
All positions require knowledge of related bylaws, acts and regulations and the ability to interpret the same accurately; of standard practices, methods, materials, tools and equipment used in building construction; the ability to interpret and enforce regulations impartially and tactfully; to communicate effectively orally and in writing; and to maintain effective working relationships with related contacts.
Qualifications for all Building Inspectors include completion of grade 12 and graduation from BCIT with a Building Technology Diploma or completion of a recognized carpentry trade apprenticeship. The Building Inspector 1 requires sound experience as a Plan Checker 1 or related construction background and BOABC Level 1 certification. Building Inspector 2 requires sound experience as a Plan Checker 2 or Building Inspector 1 and BOABC Level 2 certification. Building Inspector 3 requires considerable experience as a Building Technologist or Building Inspector 2 and BOABC Level 3 certification; or, along with the BOABC certification, an equivalent combination of training and experience. All positions require a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.
The hourly wage for the Building Inspector 1 is $31.00 + 12% in lieu of benefits (Pay Grade 21).
The hourly wage for the Building Inspector 2 is $33.62 + 12% in lieu of benefits (Pay Grade 23).
The hourly wage for the Building Inspector 3 is $39.69 + 12% in lieu of benefits (Pay Grade 27).
Copies of relevant certificates, degrees or tickets will be required at the time of interview.
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within 1 hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Building Inspection
Posted: May 19, 2017, 12:07 pm
Expires: June 19, 2017, 4:45 pm