Job Description


The purpose of this position is to enforce minimum regulations for building systems using prescriptive and performance related provisions. To perform field inspections of residential and commercial buildings, conduct periodic field inspections before and during construction, enforce codes and regulations, NS maintain a variety of files and records related to areas of assignments. This class works independently, under limited supervision, reporting major activities through periodic meetings. The essential functions listed below are those that represent the majority of the time spent working in this class. Management may assign additional functions related to the type of work of the class as necessary.

Conduct routine field inspections on residential and commercial buildings during various stages of construction or code compliance using state adopted and permissive codes.Enforce codes and regulations; reviews, researches, and communicates results in determining applicable codes and ordinance compliance.Communicates and explains inspections, construction requirements that include methods and materials to owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and the public.Investigates and resolves building complaints.

Reads and interprets plans, specifications, and related construction documents.Provides technical assistance on difficult or unusual construction methods and materials.May be designated to work and be on call during hazardous weather or emergency conditions.Performs related work as may

be required and assigned to assist other co-workers with inspections.


Requires High School graduation or GED equivalent supplemented by specialized courses/training equivalent to completion of one year of college in construction management, engineering or related field.

Requires ten years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Special Certifications and Licenses

· Valid South Carolina Driver’s License

· Licensed by the State of South Carolina to perform combination inspections

· International Code Council Certifications

· Commercial Building Certification

· Commercial Electrical Certification

· Commercial Mechanical Certification

· Commercial Plumbing and Gas Certification

· ICC Commercial Plans Examiner

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