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Planning & Zoning / Chief Building Inspector

The City of Dunn is seeking a qualified individual with strong communication skills and the ability to deal tactfully and professionally with builders, design professionals and the general public. This position performs responsible technical and administrative work for the City's Planning & Inspections Department. Supervision and training is exercised over Building Code Inspectors. Work involves reviewing building plans to determine adherence to such building codes as adopted and set forth by City ordinance, and performing all technical inspections as required. Duties include issuing building, plumbing, electrical and mechanical permits; collects appropriate fees; investigates complaints, handles communication and facilitates appropriate legal action when required; makes site visits and gather necessary data. Additional responsibilities include enforcing minimum housing regulations, ordinance amendments and other related duties as needed. Work is performed under limited supervision.

Deadline for Application: Open Until Filled

  • Minimum Requirements
    Standard Level III certification by the North Carolina Code Officials Qualification Board in all of the following: electrical, building (includes energy insulation), mechanical or plumbing inspections and a minimum of Standard Level II in fire inspections
  • Special Requirements
    Possess a Standard Level III certification by the North Carolina Code Officials Qualification Board in all of the following: electrical, building (includes energy insulation), mechanical or plumbing inspections and a minimum of Standard Level II in fire inspections. Must possess a valid NC Driver License.
  • Benefits Include
    Medical, dental, vision
  • Starting Salary Range
    Salary DOQ.
  • How to Apply
    Submit CEO ID number and Standard Certificate numbers, a City application, resume, and cover letter expressing your interest in providing inspection and plan review services for the Dunn Community to: City of Dunn, HR Director, P.O. Box 1065, Dunn, NC 28335. The City of Dunn is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a drug free workplace.


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More About Dunn

Dunn was originally called "Lucknow" and was renamed in 1873

The city of Dunn was incorporated on February 12, 1887, at which time it was a logging town and a turpentine distilling center. The name honors Bennett Dunn, who supervised the construction of the railway line between Wilson and Fayetteville.

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