POSTED: 01/05/22


With general supervision, conducts building inspections and enforces and implements all aspects of the national building code and County regulations and amendments for both residential and commercial buildings. Helps clients understand building codes; checks utility structures for compliance; reviews and approves plans; inspects each phase of the building process for compliance including building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire safety, and handicap accessibility.


Full-time, non-exempt, benefited

Working hours: 

7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday; (Some weekend work and after-hours work may be required)


Columbia, Missouri


Associate's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field, and 5 years of experience in various aspects of the building trade. Must have a valid Missouri driver's license with an insurable driving record.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate: 

$19.24 - $20.45 per hour

Deadline for Application: 

Applications will be accepted until the posting is removed.

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Benefit-eligible employees receive paid vacation, 14 paid holidays, enrollment in the County Employees Retirement Fund, and two matching deferred compensation plans. Other benefits include 100% County paid or low-cost employee health insurance premium options, 100% County paid employee dental premiums, subsidized dependent premiums, and County paid long-term disability and life insurance.

An Equal Opportunity Employer