Building Inspector - Development and Enforcement

Municipal/State Openings

Building Inspector - Development and Enforcement

Meriden, CT

Posting Date: August 11, 2017
Closing Date: August 18, 2017

Position Overview back to top

This a very responsible code enforcement position, which performs skilled & specialized daily inspections of residential, commercial and industrial structures, including multi-family homes, private businesses, daycares, and municipal structures.

Position involves plan review and inspection of all phases of construction, including electrical, structural, plumbing, mechanical, HVAC and sprinklers systems arising from citizen complaints and/or from Meriden Fire and Housing Departments. Administers and enforces the State Building Code, City building ordinances and regulations. This position has the responsibility for making difficult technical and enforcement decisions.

Qualifications back to top

A high school or trade school diploma or equivalent, plus a minimum of 3 years experience in building construction, which includes inspections of electrical, plumbing & mechanical installations and structural inspections. Minimum of 1 years experience as a building inspector for a municipality or private company. Must be a certified State of Connecticut Assistant Building Official. Must have a valid Connecticut driver’s license.

Salary back to top

Starting salary $29 to $34.46 per hr DOE. 40 hour work week.

How to Apply back to top

Send resumes with copies of all licenses/certifications to the Personnel Dept., City Hall, 142 East Main St., Meriden or apply on line at

Last date to apply, Friday, August 18, 2017.