Building Inspector II

Building Inspector II (Building)
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: DOQ
Posted Date: 3/19/2019
The purpose of the class is to review plans and inspect structures and facilities for compliance with building codes.  The class is responsible for providing information, issuing permits, inspecting structures, enforcing codes, and reporting.  The class works within a general outline of work to be performed, and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision. Each Inspector level below requires a high school, GED, and any formal training, special courses, or self-educated equivalent to satisfying completion of one year of college educated or specialized advanced training in the engineering, construction, or a closely related field.  Also requires minimum 5 years of construction, engineering, drafting, or trade related experience which meets eligibility requirements to obtain Building Inspector licensure per Florida Statute 468. Requires a valid State of Florida driver license and satisfactory driving record as a condition of initial and continued employment.

 Trainee
Must obtain a provisional inspector’s license within six (6) months of employment.
Must take and pass the State of Florida Principles and Practices exam within one (1) year of employment.
Must take and pass the State of Florida inspector’s exam within one (1) year of employment.
Must obtain a Florida Inspector license within one (1) year of employment.
 
Inspector I
Requires 1 -3 Building Inspector licenses listed in Florida Statue 468 for building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical or one and two family dwelling (Note: one and two family dwelling license will count as 2 licenses). Also, a Fire Inspector certification may count as an additional license.
 
Inspector II
Requires 4 or more Building Inspector licenses listed in Florida Statue 468 for building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical or one and two family dwelling (Note: one and two family dwelling license will count as 2 licenses). Also, a Fire Inspector certification may count as an additional license.