Employment Opportunities

Chief Building Inspector – Village of North Aurora

The Village of North Aurora, Illinois (Population 16,760) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Chief Building Inspector. This full-time position reports to the Director of Community and Economic Development and will be the primary staff person responsible for all residential and commercial plan reviews; residential and commercial building inspections; enforcement of building and property maintenance codes; and coordination of all reviews and inspections referred to outside consultants. This position will serve as the Village’s key technical building liaison and will assist other Village departments as needed.

Qualified candidates must possess a thorough knowledge of international building codes and national electrical codes, state plumbing codes, mechanical codes, familiarity of zoning ordinances, general construction codes and considerable skills in applying knowledge of building codes. The ideal candidate would preferably possess ICC Certifications including but not limited to Plans Examiner, Residential Building Inspector and Commercial Building Inspector. Experience in municipal or county government and/or construction trades a plus. In addition, this position requires excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with residents, business owners, builders, Village staff, elected officials and developers. The ideal candidate should have a solid work ethic; positive attitude; strong focus on customer service; and posses the ability to make technical recommendations to the Director of Community and Economic Development.

Starting salary range is $55,703 to $79,206 depending on qualifications. Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume by April 18, 2014 to Michael Toth, Director of Community and Economic Development at 25 E. State Street, North Aurora, IL 60542 or via email at mtoth@vil.north-aurora.il.us.

The Village of North Aurora is a drug-free workplace. Applicant must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s license. Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of background check, drug screen, and physical. The Village of North Aurora is an Equal Opportunity Employer.







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Village of North Aurora
25 E. State St.
North Aurora, IL 60542

Phone: (630) 897-8228
Fax: (630) 897-8258