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Building Inspectors check facilities' quality and safety conditions. Job duties include assessing structural health, checking safety features, making sure zoning regulations are met, checking foundations and safety exits, and keeping records of building visits. Those interested in a Building Inspector position should highlight in their resumes building structures and safety expertise, having an eye for details, good communication skills, and time management. Successful resume examples make display of an Associate's Degree in a relevant field. In some states licensure can be required as well.

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Supervisor/building Inspector

Oversees building inspections. Communicates, models, and reinforces values, polices, and procedures with staff. Conducts new hire trainings, monitors, evaluates, and reviews progress and compliance with company policies and procedures.

  • Exceeded monthly building inspection service percentage in first 11 months of employment
  • By providing immediate attention to dissatisfied customers, retained accounts where customers were planning to cancel their contracts
  • Improved customer service in-group by conducting inspections, examining customer needs, and gathering feedback from customers, reports, and peers and reviewing information with management
  • Awarded company bonus for exceptional service and attention to detail in first two months of employment
  • Recognized for providing outstanding customer service through unprecedented promotions
  • Three-time recipient of certificate of appreciation for dedication, hard work, and excellence in job performance accompanied by bonuses
Candidate Info
60
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Paralegal Studies
Business
2

Building Inspector

Performed commercial and residential inspections as well as manufactured and modular home field inspections for building, mechanical, and plumbing to ensure that construction, alteration, and demolition work being done complies with the State Building Code and City ordinances.

  • Reviewed commercial, residential, manufactured, and modular plans for compliance with the State Building Code and City Ordinances.
  • Consulted with builders, developers, contractors, homeowners, and the public regarding compliance with appropriate codes and ordinances.
  • Maintained accurate records of all permits issued, inspections made, and other actions taken to implement conformance to code and ordinance requirements.
  • Involved in ICC code change committees.
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
AAS
Technology
BS
Public Administration
3

Building Inspector

Verified that all new construction and alterations of all types of buildings and structures comply with current building codes, ordinances and laws.

  • Reviewed plan sets to determine compliance with current building codes, ordinances and laws and approving building permit request.
  • Verified that all new construction and alterations on types of building and structures are performed in conformance with approved building plans.
  • Inspected various aspects of building and structures under construction to assure compliance with building codes.
  • Interpreted building codes and ordinances and communicating effectively with contractors, workmen and general public.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
4

Residential Plans Examiner/ Building Inspector

Performed technical residential plan reviews for compliance with the International Building Code and City requirements.

  • Interpreted various building plans and codes to inspect the structures properly.
  • Helped subordinates and the public in understanding the process by using both technical and non technical information.
  • Prepared reports on inspection and plan review process such as any findings and recommendations as needed.
  • Approved the plans that meet all the required specifications.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Pretreatment Facility Inspection Coarse
5

Brigade Area Technician/eng Tech II (building Inspector)

Submit work orders for repairs and general maintenance of buildings. Monitor/track status of facility related work orders.

  • Maintain key control and physical security for assigned facilities. Update the facility databases and ensures all facility property files are correctly maintained.
  • Conducts pre and post facility inspections and property transfers in accordance with the established schedule, policies and provided guidance.
  • Knowledge of generally accepted standards of workmanship the construction and maintenance of facilities, grounds, infrastructure systems and OSHA regulations.
  • Coordinates the storage, handling, inventory, and movement of furniture, furnishings and equipment between warehouse and tenant quarters.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Art
6

Building Inspector/plan Reviewer

Reviewed commercial and residential plans to comply with IBC, IRC Codes, and State Building codes

  • Oversaw building permit application process from intake to issuance
  • Building Inspector for residential and commercial
  • Plumbing Inspector for commercial and residential
  • Conducted building, plumbing, and mechanical inspections onsite to ensure compliance and conformity to applicable codes
  • Performed plan review on proposed new and existing structures involving site placement, grading, elevations, drainage, tree preservation ordinance, State Building Code, city ordinances, zoning, and any other applicable codes within the realm of the project
  • Issued permits and maintained inspection records for future reference
  • Communicated tactfully and effectively with contractors and property owners so understanding and cooperation was achieved in gaining compliance with regulatory codes and city ordinances
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
7

Building Inspector

Perform field inspections of permitted projects for approval and ensure that violations are corrected

  • Responsible for compliance of buildings, structures, and premises plans with all building, electrical or plumbing codes and for reviewing structural plans
  • Maintain computerized permit system & prepare reports and maintain records of inspections performed
  • Resolve problems involved with all phases of public and private construction work regarding inspection procedures, construction quality and materials
  • Develop detailed punch lists and communicate construction deficiencies to contractors, developers, other City departments and the Utility Engineer
  • Maintain variety of logs, inspection reports and records related to permits and work assignments
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
8

Building Inspector/code Enforcement Officer

Performed over 20,000 residential and commercial building inspections, resolving code and construction flow issues.

  • Appointed to 12 major commercial properties, including Ford Motor, General Dynamics and Beaumont Hospital.
  • Applied successful conflict resolution with residents as Code Enforcement Officer.
  • Consult with architects, engineers and builders to interpret specific code application.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
9

Building Inspector/plan Reviewer

Reviewed commercial and residential plans to comply with IBC, IRC Codes, and State Building codes

  • Oversaw building permit application process from intake to issuance
  • Building Inspector for residential and commercial
  • Plumbing Inspector for commercial and residential
  • Conducted building, plumbing, and mechanical inspections onsite to ensure compliance and conformity to applicable codes
  • Performed plan review on proposed new and existing structures involving site placement, grading, elevations, drainage, tree preservation ordinance, State Building Code, city ordinances, zoning, and any other applicable codes within the realm of the project
  • Issued permits and maintained inspection records for future reference
  • Communicated tactfully and effectively with contractors and property owners so understanding and cooperation was achieved in gaining compliance with regulatory codes and city ordinances
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
10

Commercial Building Inspector and HUD Onsite Representative

Conducted bi-weekly construction progress.

  • Conducted monthly draw inspections and reviewed and approved submitted draw amounts.
  • Reviewed and approved Change Order Requests and Permissions to Occupy
  • Interacted with owners, agents of owners, mortgage company representatives and other inspection entities
  • Maintained redline "as built" drawings and submitted to HUD upon completion of project
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
BS
Mechanical And Environmental Engineering

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