As one of Canadas fastest growing municipalities, Rocky View County offers significant opportunities for professional development. Our dedicated employees work with a variety of stakeholders to develop innovative and unique solutions for the complexities of rural and urban development. We seek individuals who thrive on challenges, who provide excellent customer service in a fast-paced environment, and whose positive energy enables the County to grow and prosper.
The Building Safety Codes Officer is responsible for the inspection and enforcement of building plans and on-site construction in compliance with the Alberta Safety and Land Use Bylaw.
Inspect buildings under construction to ensure conformity to examined plans and Alberta Building Code. Maintain log of all construction activity in accordance with the Building Quality Management Program (QMP). Review building plans through consultation with homeowners and designers to ensure minimum standards are applied according to the Alberta Building Code. Issue building permits. Ensure all applications are in compliance with Land Use Bylaw (setbacks, heights, minimum floor areas, uses) and Alberta Building Code. Monitor and report building or other development activity undertaken without required approval. Collaborate with various inspection agencies (plumbing and gas, health and fire) as required to determine best practices. Responsible for mentoring safety codes personnel. Liaise with all levels of the Development Services department, as well as other departments to increase effective communication and expedite resolution concerns, questions and issues. Act in a professional and responsible manner to protect the integrity of employees and the business of the County. Display a professional and ethical responsibility to protect privacy, use information appropriately, and maintain the confidentiality and security of all information related to employees, business and residents of Rocky View County. Adhere to Health and Safety Legislation and Rocky View safe work policies and procedures at all times, ensuring the protection and safety of self, co-workers, the public and environment. Perform other duties and special projects as assigned.
Possess a Journeyman Carpenter certificate or another trade certificate covered by the Alberta Building Code; or be a graduate of a minimum two-year architectural, building, construction, civil, or mechanical diploma program; or hold a degree in Civil, Structural, Mechanical Engineering or Architecture with relevant experience or equivalent. Certification as a Safety Codes Officer through the Safety Codes Council. Display strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Possess excellent attention to detail, organizational, prioritizing and time management skills. Demonstrate time management, organizational and decision making ability. Demonstrate superior customer service skills to both internal and external customers. Well-developed communication and interpretation skills, with the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team. Proficient in MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access). Possess a valid class 5 drivers license.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.Please Note: All applicants must be legally entitled to live and work in Canada.
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