Job Posting: Chief Building Official – Routt County, CO

Job Posting: Chief Building Official – Routt County, CO

The Job:

Salary: $6,542 – $7,467 per month 

Routt County Regional Building Department seeks a dynamic leader with extensive managerial experience to serve as Chief Building Official. Would you like to lead a skilled and dedicated team of professionals in support of community goals of a safe and healthy built environment? Overseeing plan review, inspection and permitting the Chief Building Official will work as the technical expert in the application of building life safety, accessibility, mechanical, fuel gas, energy, fire, and related codes and standards for Routt County, the City of Steamboat Springs, and Towns of Oak Creek and Yampa, the successful applicant will supervise the review of building plans for conformance with the code provisions, while assisting staff in resolving technical questions relating to various code requirements resulting from complex inspections.

The successful applicant will have excellent organizational and communication skills. Routt County seeks a Building Official capable of working with the building trades to support their work, to maintain knowledge of the latest International Code Council offerings and translate that knowledge to staff members, and an experience with public engagement.

Education requirements: Bachelor’s degree in architecture or engineering, or relevant training and work experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree on a year-for-year basis and or certification as a Certified Building Official by the International Code Council. Seven (7) years comprehensive and progressively responsible experience in a building code administration agency, including plan review, inspection, code enforcement, and four (4) years of supervisory experience.


To Apply:

A cover letter, resume, and a Routt County Application must be received before 3 pm, May 1, 2017. The Routt County Application is available in the Routt County Human Resources Office, 136 6th Street, Steamboat Springs, or can be emailed to a prospective applicant, or you can click on the Hyper-link within the body of this text to bring up the application.

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