Town of Jackson

P. O Box 1687
Town of Jackson , WY

Building Offical

Town of Jackson
Town of Jackson, WY Full-time
Posted on August 7, 2018

Position works under the general direction of the Planning and Building Director and also coordinates a Town and County contractor licensing program working with an appointed Board of Examiners.  Position manages a full time Building Inspector and Development Coordinator and is responsible for interpretation, enforcement and application of all codes enacted by the Town Council relating to buildings and construction and provides professional analysis and comprehensive building plan reviews.  

Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge is qualifying.  Typical qualifications include: BS degree in engineering, architecture or related field, two (2) years experience as a building inspector, five (5) years journey level experience in the building trade, and ICC or ICBO certifications in building, mechanical, and/or plumbing inspection.  Plans Examiner and Building Official certifications preferred.  Building Official certification is required within one year of hire. 

The ideal candidate 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 will also possess outstanding interpersonal skills and be politically astute with the ability to deal successfully with issues important to the organization and community. Please click here for a complete job description.

The Town of Jackson offers a competitive benefit package that includes health, vision and dental insurance, retirement, ski pass benefit and Paid Time Off (PTO), which covers holidays, vacation and sick leave.  Applications may be obtained at the Town Hall at 150 East Pearl in the Administration Office, or call or write to the Personnel Department, Town of Jackson, P.O. Box 1687, Jackson, WY 83001 (307) 733-3932 x1155,