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Department: PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT
SALARY: $49,150.00 to $59,301.00 Annually
CLOSING DATE: Until Filled
LOCATION/ADDITIONAL INFO: PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT--PLANS EXAM SECTION
1000 Throckmorton Street, Lower Level
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The City of Fort Worth is recruiting to hire a Plans Exam Supervisor. The selected candidate will supervise, assign, review and participate in the work of employees responsible for performing plan reviews in the Plans Exam division of the Planning and Development Department; to ensure work quality and adherence to established policies and procedures; to perform the more technical and complex tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility, and other duties as assigned.
A successful applicant will have knowledge of policies, procedures, methods, and techniques of performing plans review activities in all areas (including zoning, building, electrical, plumbing and mechanical); methods, materials and techniques used in construction of buildings and related structures; principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation; modern and complex principles and practices of building and general construction; and engineering concepts and theories.
Bachelors Degree or higher from an accredited college or university with major course work in engineering, architecture or a related field PLUS four (4) years of plans review and examination experience including one (1) year of administrative or office management/lead supervisory responsibility required.
Please note: Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge will be considered (i.e. Associates Degree plus six years, High School/GED plus eight years). Experience need not be in government service. Preference will be given for higher levels of experience, education and certification.
Possession of or ability to obtain a Plans Examiner Certification within one (1) year of employment required. Plumbing, Electrical and Mechanical Plans Examiner Certification desired.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS:Applicants must also have the ability to supervise, organize and review the work of employees; select, supervise, train and evaluate employees; perform plans examination and review in all areas including zoning, building, electrical, plumbing and mechanical; read and interpret electrical, structural, plumbing and mechanical building plans, codes and specifications; interpret and explain codes, zoning ordinances, engineering terms, basic engineering concepts and theories to the general and building contractors, engineers, architects and the general public; Verify calculations to ensure specifications and drawings are in compliance with applicable codes and safety standards; operate office equipment including computers and supporting word processing and spreadsheet applications; interpret and explain City policies and procedures; prepare clear and concise reports; and communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
MISC. REQUIREMENTS:Microsoft office software skills required.
Conditions of Employment: Persons selected for employment into any position must pass a drug test. Some positions may require passing an alcohol test. Previous employment and any additional experience will be subject to verification prior to employment processing. A driver's license and driving record check will be conducted if driving is a job requirement. A post offer employment medical examination may be conducted prior to job placement. You will be paid by direct deposit or pay card only.
The City of Fort Worth affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability status or sexual orientation.
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