Previous Job
Previous
Plans Examiner, Sr.
Ref No.: 17-00743
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 05/01/2017
Position Description: Plans Examiner, Sr: Performs professional level review of plans for new construction, alterations and repairs to ensure compliance with City codes and requirements and national standards. Provides technical advice in the resolution of construction code interpretation and engineering problems. May serve as a team leader in coordinating multidisciplinary plan review activities.

Skills Required : •Performs computations in the assessment of code compliance. •Identifies inadequacies found on construction documents and specifications. •Evaluates the suitability of materials and methods of construction for compliance with construction codes. •Participates in site visits to evaluate issues, identify potential problems, and suggest corrective measures. •Participates in the process of reviewing existing codes to resolve issues and accommodate new materials or design concepts. •Responds to questions, submitted by the public, related to construction codes and regulations, engineering standards, and City policies and procedures. •Conducts and attends meetings with developers, owners, architects and engineers.

Skills Preferred: •Construction practices, methods, and materials. •Engineering practices. •National codes and standards. •Microsoft Office products and other relevant technologies.

Experience Required: •Current national certification as a Plans Examiner with three years recent experience with building or plan review, or •A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, or closely related field. •An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.

Experience Preferred:•Current national certification as a Plans Examiner with three years recent experience with building or plan review, or •A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, or closely related field. •An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.

Education Required:•Current national certification as a Plans Examiner with three years recent experience with building or plan review, or •A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, or closely related field. •An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.

Education Preferred: •Current national certification as a Plans Examiner with three years recent experience with building or plan review, or •A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Structural Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, or closely related field. •An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.