|PLANS EXAMINER I -LICENSED|
|SEIU White Collar Non-Exempt|
|Performs skilled technical work, reviews construction plans, specification, and other technical material submitted for the purposes of obtaining building and other permits in order to determine compliance with all applicable federal, state, and other applicable construction codes in assigned area such as building, plumbing, mechanical and electrical; performs other related work as required. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Chief Plans Examiner.|
|Examines and approves building drawings, plans, and specifications of proposed construction and alterations/additions to existing structures to ensure compliance with all applicable Federal, State and local codes, ordinances, and standards; advises on possible alternatives to resolve issues with plans which do not meet requirements.
Consults with developers, architects, engineers, contractors, and property owners to discuss technical requirements of plans; interprets regulations and recommends changes to correct plans to conform with applicable codes; provides technical assistance to Inspectors.
Performs field inspections to determine compliance with approved plans as required which involves walking, climbing stairs, bending and stooping.
Documents work, prepares technical reports, and maintains accurate records related to assigned work or projects.
Responds to requests for information, assists customers such as developers, contractors, and the public in resolving issues, and to provides general information regarding permitting policies, procedures, building codes, standards and requirements, and other related matters.
|Knowledge of federal, state, and local building codes, regulations, and professional standards.
Knowledge of building construction, materials, and methods.
Knowledge of math, geometry, and physics as required in performance of duties.
Skill with organization and prioritizing work.
Ability to read and interpret technical documents such as drawings, plans, specifications and blueprints.
Ability to detect poor work quality, inferior materials, and hazards.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with contractors, engineers, architects and property owners.
Ability to review, interpret, and enforce regulations in a tactful, ethical, and impartial manner.
Ability to meet deadlines effectively and efficiently..
Ability to maneuver heavy plan documents and plat books.
|High School graduate.
License Requirements: Must possess a valid Plans Examiner license from the State of Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulations Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board (F.S. Chapter 468) in an approved category or discipline of building, plumbing, mechanical, or electrical.
Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license.
Note: Promotion to Plans Examiner II requires possession of two valid Plans Examiner licenses in approved discipline from the State of Florida (F.S. Chapter 468).
Last performance evaluation must have resulted in an overall Meets Standards, with no factor rating less than Meets Standards and meet the requirements for the next higher level..
9/6/2012- MGR/ Per Dept. request-Deleted years of experience and education, as they are a pre-qualifier for State of FL Plans Examiner license.