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Code Enforcement Officers are employed by cities and towns to make sure buildings of all kinds comply with state building codes and regulations. Work activities usually seen on a Code Enforcement Officer resume are reviewing construction plans, visiting construction sites for inspection, identifying unsafe building conditions, and issuing citations when violations occur. Based on our collection of resume samples for Code Enforcement Officer, essential job requirements are knowledge of code regulations, availability to work on site, attention to details, a meticulous approach to work, effective communication, and integrity. Background in architecture, civil engineering or building inspection is required.

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Zoning Administrator/code Enforcement Officer

Local government official responsible for administering and enforcing the building and zoning code and land development regulations, including the issuance of zoning permits and building permits and interpret provisions of the code as they apply to many specific situations. Prepare reports to Planning & Zoning Commission, Board of Adjustment, Mayor and City Council. Perform a variety of duties involved in the investigation of potential violations and the enforcement of municipal codes, ordinances, and regulations. Served as backup personnel in City Clerk's office during absences.

  • Administered $973,000 State Grant resulting in purchase and removal of 21 dilapidated dwellings to benefit low to moderate income based families. Nine properties sold to Habitat for Humanity housing.
  • Managed Building Inspector and Assistant Code Enforcement Officer.
  • Assisted Police, Fire, Rescue, Street, Sewer and Cemetery Departments.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Zoning For Community Land Use Management And Administrative Team
Communication Specialist Certification
2

Code Enforcement Officer/demolition Program Coordinator

Enforced City Ordinances, Codes and State Regulations for Housing and Property Maintenance, designated with conducting over 5,000 residential and commercial inspections and surveys

  • Fielded citizens' complaints, reaching compromises when possible, resolving complex issues and assisting in creating city government/community rapport.
  • Attended court proceedings as a City Official, effectively communicating city policies and procedures for Code Enforcement
  • Developed and managed a $2,000,000 million dollar program focused on the elimination of Residential and Commercial blight throughout Atlantic City, NJ.
  • Conducted Administrative Hearings to abate 375 Unsafe Residential and Commercial Properties, reviewing Demolition Bids and preparing over $1.5 million dollars of Requisitions
  • Assessed Demolition and Rehabilitation Project performance and completion.
  • Managed Public Relations which included conducting Meetings, Workshops and Press Conferences
  • Elected as Union Shop Steward and Collective Bargaining Committee Member for 10 years while successfully addressing Labor issues in the workplace and bringing sound critical thinking to Contractual matters
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
3

Code Enforcement Officer

Responsibilities include reactive and proactive enforcement, investigating violations of Federal / State, Local, Building, Developmental, Municipal Codes and Ordinances, managing the required actions to be taken. Direct contact with business owners / residents providing the information source needed for voluntary compliance and cooperation.

  • Promoted neighborhood meetings with Code Enforcement reducing crime and violations associated with local codes.
  • Identified priorities quickly and efficiently and located the required resources needed to complete jobs.
  • Created and formatted database management functions to better productivity and manage case load.
  • Proved the ability to recognize conditions that required the presence of other agencies and departments.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Animal Sciences
Agriculture / Business Administration
4

Code Enforcement Officer

Investigated and made field inspections of residential, structure, and dwelling units to ensure compliance

  • Prepared notice of violations indicating requirement for compliance
  • Examined tax and title records to obtain name and addresses of property owner
  • Delivered notice of needed repairs on structures to owners
  • Prepared detailed reports on inspections for court appearances. Prepared cases for court
  • Served court citations: and testified in court as an expert witness for the County
  • Provided support to displaced tenants by referring them to social service assistance agencies
  • Approved repairs made to residential building/dwelling after initial inspections
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AA
Business Administration
BS
Business Administration
5

Code Enforcement Officer, Department Head

Managed the town building department, including scheduling, supervising, and budgeting.

  • Reviewed building plans, issued building permits and enforced code compliance.
  • Liaison to Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Coordinated FEMA program during and after tropical storms Irene and Lee.
  • Drafted local laws relating to unsafe buildings and collection of code enforcement fines.
  • Initiated Community Rating System with Department Environmental of Conservation.
Candidate Info
46
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
6

Code Enforcement Officer

Responsible for investigating violations of land use and codes, subdivisions, ordinances and other applicable laws.

  • Compiled information and file the appropriate legal complaints to the proper court.
  • Experienced in local government ordinance compliance and investigation; law enforcement civil investigation.
  • Applied knowledge of code enforcement principles, practices and methods
  • Legal system and securing sanctions for violations; various investigative techniques; report writing, public relations.
  • Maintained effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public; comprehended and interpreted complex regulations related to zoning and other county ordinances; handled stressful situations and effectively dealt with difficult or angry people.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Code Enforcement Officer / Complaint Processor

Worked directly with Newark's police, fire, and health departments to enforce N.J. State's regulations and City's public safety codes.

  • Facilitated and lead training workshops for code enforcement officer trainees; discussing policies, standards, and current community issues.
  • Acted as first point of contact addressing questions and concerns from city residents with city code violations; specializing in resolving code enforcement issues.
  • Assisted city inspectors by ensuring court documents are processed and retained correctly.
  • Directed city residents to appropriate divisional resource personnel to address their needs and concerns.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Certification & Education
8

Planner and Code Enforcement Officer

  • Promoted from Code Enforcement Intern to Planner and Code Enforcement Officer
  • Collaborated with staff in development review meetings to review site plans, comprehensive plans, and ordinances to assist land-use projects
  • Managed working relationships with members of the public and key local and county officials
  • Assisted city residents with questions, concerns, and conflicts pertaining to city codes and procedures
  • Researched state and federal laws and procedures to identify risk and liability issues in zoning text
  • Led planning of zoning text amendment and presented amendment to City Council and public
  • Prepared documents such as office correspondence, comprehensive plan checklists, and reports
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Political Science And Urban Studies
9

Code Enforcement Officer / Building Inspector

Commercial and residential inspection, of all construction trades, from beginning to final C/O.

  • Enforcement of Grovetown city ordinances and the International Property Maintenance & Housing Codes.
  • Certified through the International Code Council.
  • Earned five certifications, including code enforcement inspector, building inspector, level IB certified inspector for Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Committee, FOG (fats, oils and grease) inspector and environmental compliance inspector.
  • Front office receptionist in the planning and zoning department, issuing permits, filing, data entry and answering the phone.
  • Front office receptionist at Liberty Park Community center.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Electrical Construction And Maintenance
10

Code Enforcement Officer, Police Officer, Animal Control

Performed Police and Code Enforcement Duties for the City of Seven Points

  • Upheld State and Federal laws in Seven Points, Texas
  • Investigated violations of state law and city ordinances
  • Performed routine patrol and traffic enforcement duties
  • Acted as Court Bailiff, Code Enforcement Official, Building Official
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Computer Programming / Analysis

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