Plan Check Engineer
SAFEbuilt has a dynamic opportunity for an experienced Building Plans Examiner with an Engineering background for our Lake County operations. Our plan reviewers work as part of a team that strives to provide the highest level of service, improvement and community health and safety.
Primarily review structural plans for construction projects.
Reviews plans and specifications for projects to ensure compliance with city, state, and federal laws and regulations. Provide timely oral and/or written communication detailing design and/or construction deficiencies in plans and specifications.
Provide excellent customer service
Review building permits with regards to regulations set by the Building Divisions
Assist inspectors with difficult or unusual code compliance issues and answer questions from inspectors about plan review comments.
Cultivate, foster, and maintain positive working relationships with directors, managers, supervisors, employees, and other stakeholders to gain their cooperation and support on assigned projects/assignments.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Experience/knowledge of wood, concrete, steel and masonry buildings/structures, including CBC, CRC, ASCE7, NDS, AISC, ACI318, ACI530 and AISI standards.
Experience/knowledge of wood, steel and concrete lateral load resisting systems (SMF, OMF, BRBF, SCBF, wood and concrete shear walls, etc.)
Experience/knowledge of structural design software (i.e. ENERCALC, ETABS, SAP, RISA, ADAPT, HILTI Profis, Simpson Anchor design, etc.)
Extensive knowledge of local building codes and current construction procedures/technology
Interpretation of codes in the field and ability to provide code compliant solutions
Must possess the ability to positively interact with the other staff members, the general public, contractors, governmental entities, and other clientele
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are vital
Good time management, organization, and attention to detail skills
Demonstrated ability to exercise initiative and a considerable amount of independent judgment
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Engineering Degree required
Experience with wood framed construction preferred.
ICC Building Plan Review Certification
ICC Plan Review Certifications in multiple trades preferred
Valid driver's license with good driving record
P.E. License with emphasis on structural preferred
2 years experience in structural design and structural plan review.
COMPENSATION: Competitive salary and benefits package.
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