The City of Tualatin, Oregon, is offering an excellent career opportunity for an experienced management professional to make a difference in our community by providing progressive, innovative leadership as Tualatins new Building Official.
As the leader of the Building division, the Building Official is responsible for managing the Citys Building Inspection and Plan Review programs.
Specifically, the Building Division is responsible for reviewing building plans and issuing building permits for all structural, mechanical and plumbing applications.
The Division monitors all industrial, commercial and residential construction in the city.
The Building Official is responsible for maintaining review timelines and processes to ensure that all building permits and projects follow required codes.
This position supervises a staff team of three inspectors/plans examiners and two permitting professionals.
The Building Official develops and fosters close relationships with contractors, developers, property owners and citizens to ensure that City staff delivers excellent service to customers.
The Building Official collaborates with professionals in the Engineering, Planning and Economic Development divisions to ensure that development projects address all codes prior to completion.
The ideal candidate will possess outstanding interpersonal skills and be politically astute with the ability to guide building staff through issues important to the organization and community.
The successful candidate will be an individual who is driven by the desire to continuously improve processes to better serve our customers.
The Building Official will have a thorough understanding of building inspection services and operations, including significant knowledge of the building code and innovations in the construction industry.
The ideal candidate enjoys leadership, guiding and motivating staff, and promoting professional development on their team.
HOW TO APPLY: Applications must be filed online at In addition to completing all sections of the application form, a resume and cover letter are required to be submitted as part of the application.
No e-mailed, mailed, or faxed applications or resumes can be accepted.
Applicants are encourage to apply as soon as possible.
If you have a general question regarding the recruitment, contact Human Resources at or .
City Of Tualatin