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Building Commission - Inspector III

C I T Y   O F   E V A N S V I L L E
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April 29
, 2019


JOB NO.: FT-19-61 CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
POSITION: Inspector III RATE: $39,629.84 annually
DEPARTMENT: Building Commission FULL TIME


Serves as the Plumbing Inspector. Performs required inspections of all sanitary drainage, ventilation, water and gas piping systems with the City and County. Interprets and enforces Federal, State, and Local plumbing codes; issues citations for non-compliance. Receives, and investigates citizen’s complaints regarding plumbing code violations. Maintains records of inspections performed, citations issued and final outcomes. Occasionally serves as plumbing consultant to Fire Department, DMD and other departments. Verifies licenses for all plumbing tradesmen. Performs related duties as assigned.


Thorough knowledge of Federal, State, and Local plumbing codes and ability to interpret and apply codes to situations. Working knowledge of and experience with the standard practices and procedures of the plumbing trades. Ability to communicate tactfully with property owners and contractors. Ability to maintain accurate records of inspections and outcomes. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Must possess a minimum of four (4) years of experience in the plumbing field. Must possess or obtain within twelve (12) months of employment the ICC Residential Plumbing Inspector Certification.

Pursuant to Federal Regulations 51.55(e) and (k)(6), the City of Evansville does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in admission to or access to, or treatment of employment in its programs and activities.


We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States.  However, we are not able to sponsor visas.