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Building Commission - PT Inspector III (Plumbing)

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May 31, 2022

JOB NO.: PT-22-66 CLOSING DATE: Open until filled
POSITION: Inspector III RATE: $15.00 per hour
DEPARTMENT: Building Commission PART TIME
Duties:   Serves as Plumbing Inspector.  Performs legally required inspections of all sanitary drainage, ventilation, water piping and gas piping systems within the City and County to ensure installation and materials comply with applicable federal, state, and local codes.  Interprets and enforces relevant federal, state, and local plumbing codes; issues citations for non-compliance with legal standards.  Receives, prioritizes, and investigates citizens’ complaints regarding plumbing code violations.  Maintains records of inspections performed, citations issued and final outcomes.  Reports hazardous situations to proper City authorities such as Fire Department.  Performs related duties as assigned.
Qualifications:   Must possess minimum of Journeyman level license in Evansville-Vanderburgh County. Must possess a valid Driver’s License.  Thorough knowledge of federal, state, and local plumbing codes and ability to interpret and apply codes to particular situations.  Working knowledge of and experience with the standard practices and procedures of the plumbing trades.  Ability to communicate with contractors, tradesmen, state and federal officials and the general public in a tactful and courteous manner in varied situations involving potential conflict. Ability to maintain records of inspections and outcomes. 

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.