Commercial Building Inspector - Contractor
Durham, NC 
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Commercial Building Inspector - Contractor
Job ID 2021-2175
# of Openings 1
Job Locations US-NC-Durham
Category Engineering
Responsibilities

Are you seeking an organization that provides competitive pay?

Are you interested in an opportunity to work on technically rewarding commercial buildings, working alongside leaders in the field of building inspection and engineering?

Are you interested in working on some of the most challenging and professionally rewarding construction projects being built today?

The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) has all of that and more!

We are now hiring in the South Central Virginia (Mecklenburg County) area. We offer competitive pay based on IBTS' idea that attracting the best talent is how we maintain our excellence.

SUMMARY

IBTS is currently accepting applications for a part-time Commercial Building Inspector - Contractor position for work located within the South Central Virginia (Mecklenberg County) area. IBTS has an immediate need for an experienced inspector to work on multi-year, technically rewarding commercial, educational, and construction projects.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Perform multidisciplinary field inspections of structures and infrastructure during various stages of construction including but not limited to commercial building, electrical, mechanical, gas, fire suppression, plumbing inspections and re-inspections to ascertain compliance with the approved plans, specifications, product manufacturers' instructions and applicable building construction codes.

    Provide information relating to building construction codes; assist architects, engineers, contractors and others in interpreting building code requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain forms, records, and reports relative to daily inspection activities.
  • Work effectively in a team environment or independently.
  • Review plans for building code compliance.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
Qualifications
  • Five (5) years of experience in one of the following trades:
    • Engineering/Architecture
    • Building Inspections
    • Building Construction
  • The willingness and ability to obtain (within 18 months of date of engagement) ICC or Virginia DHCD certification in at least one of the following disciplines:
    • Building
    • Mechanical
    • Electrical
    • Plumbing

Note: equivalent state certifications and/or registration as a licensed engineer will be considered.

  • The willingness and ability to obtain (within 2 years of date of engagement) an ICC or Virginia DHCD certification as a Combination Inspector.
  • Ability to apply knowledge of building codes during the inspection process and report on compliance of complex construction projects.
  • Possession and maintenance of a valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
Overview

Bring your passion, expertise, and experience to IBTS!

The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization established to provide unbiased professional building code compliance services, while enhancing the communities in which we work. At IBTS, our mission is to deliver quality services to meet the challenges of governance at all levels while enhancing public safety, economic development, and the general welfare of the community. Our services include Building and Community Development, Energy and Sustainability Services, Disaster Planning and Recovery, Quality Assurance, as well as Compliance and Risk Monitoring.

IBTS is headquartered in Ashburn, VA, with additional offices in Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Texas, Puerto Rico, and Washington, DC.

We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that maintains a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or sexual orientation. This opportunity is open to Section S3 Residents. Veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. This opportunity is open to Section S3 Residents.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Experience
5 years
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