Interested in working for Arlington County's award-winning, fully accredited Inspection Services Division? We have just the opportunity for you!
The Department is seeking a Construction Codes Inspector (Electrical) to join their Inspection Services Division. The Division is responsible for working with Arlington County citizens and developers to build and maintain property throughout the County. The Electrical Inspector ensures that all phases of building construction are completed in conformance with codes, ordinances, and approved plans and specifications.
Electrical Inspector positions may be filled at level III, II, or I based on candidate's experience and qualifications. Once hired, the employee will receive training on materials, methodology, and code requirements for residential and commercial high-rise inspections.
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent; valid driver's license; plus:
Electrical Inspector I: Three years of experience in electrical or general building construction, including construction codes inspection, enforcement or closely related field.
Electrical Inspector II: Three years of electrical or general building construction experience with one year of experience in construction codes inspection or enforcement or closely related field; PLUS, certification as a Residential Inspector and Commercial Inspector in trade specialty.
Electrical Inspector III: Three years of electrical or general building construction experience with two years' experience in construction codes inspection or enforcement or closely related field; PLUS certification as a Residential Inspector and Commercial Inspector in trade specialty; and certification as a Combination Residential Inspector.
Substitution: Apprenticeship and/or Trade School training related to specialty area may substitute for up to 1 year of general experience on a year-for-year basis.
Desirable: Preference may be given to candidates with an Associate degree in related field and experience in one or more of the following:
This recruitment is open until the position is filled with a preferred filing date of August 13, 2021. Applicants submitted by this date will receive first consideration. Applications will be reviewed and interviews conducted on a continuous basis.
Electrical Inspector positions may be filled at level I, II, or III based on candidate's experience and qualifications.
The salary range for Electrical Inspector I is $49,608.00 - $75,732.80.
The salary range for Electrical Inspector II is $57,387.20 - $87,630.40.
The salary range for Electrical Inspector III is $61,360.00 - $93,745.60.
Positions require climbing ladders and going into trenches, walking up stairways, accessing small spaces and spending several hours a day standing and /or walking. Substantial time is spent outdoors or in buildings under construction/renovation in all types of weather conditions.
Work Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Occasionally, inspections are scheduled outside of the normal work hours. Inspectors normally begin and end workdays in the office and are required to participate in meetings and task groups.
Please complete each section of the application. A resume may be attached; however, it will not substitute for the completed application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.