Building Manager/Building Official

by | Feb 3, 2023

Annual Salary:  $92,102.40 – $119,704.00

Deadline to Apply:  Thursday, February 23, 2023

Position Information:  Under general direction, functions as the Washoe County Building Official; provides direction for plan checking and building inspection services to ensure completeness and compliance with building codes, federal and state laws, and local ordinances; and performs related work as required.

This is an Open Competitive/Countywide Promotional recruitment being conducted to fill a current full-time vacancy in the Community Services department. The list established from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with proven experience in building compliance or the construction industry who is ready to play a critical role in how our community develops over time. This position functions as Washoe County’s Building Official, charged with ensuring structures in the unincorporated County meet life safety critical codes. Washoe County’s goal is to ensure excellent service to all customers, from owner-builders to large developers and partner agencies. This position directly supervises Plans Examiners and the Building Inspection Supervisor.

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For more information and to apply online, please visit the Washoe County Job Opportunities Page: