Building Official

Building Official       
Type: Full Time                                                                   
Salary:  $80,000.00 – $99,652.80
Posted Date: 12/17/2018
Centrally located between the Villages and Orlando, the City of Leesburg, Florida announces the job opening of Building Official.  Duties include the day-to-day management of the Building Department to include interpretation and enforcement of all codes promulgated by the Florida Building Code.  In addition, the Building Official is responsible for supervision of all department employees and budgeting functions associated with the department.  The successful applicant will be customer service driven, technologically savvy and eager to serve a demanding/growing building community.  The position directly reports to the Deputy City Manager with final oversite from the City Manager.  Requires a high school diploma or GED.  Bachelor Degree in building trades, engineering, public administration, business management or equivalency preferred but not required.  At least 10 years’ experience in the construction industry.  Must be a certified building official and a licensed Building Code Administrator in the State of Florida.  The following inspector licenses are required with proof of certification through the State of Florida: building, mechanical, plumbing, and commercial electrical; and, one and two family dwelling or residential electrical. Requires a valid State of Florida driver license and satisfactory driving record as a condition of initial and continued employment.  OPEN UNTIL FILLED.