• Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Sep 13, 2023
Full Time Code Enforcement and Inspections
  • Salary: $34.35 - $53.28 Hourly USD

Job Description

The Clark County Building Department is seeking qualified candidates to apply for the Commercial Combination Inspector position. This position s erves as technical specialist in the performance of building and safety inspections and evaluation of new and existing commercial buildings and structures for compliance with codes and regulations. Performs inspections in multiple disciplines, including building, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical; may provide technical assistance, training and lead direction to building inspection staff on a team or project basis.

This is an open and continuous recruitment, scheduling dates will vary depending on when the application was received and reviewed by Human Resources.

This examination will establish an Open Competitive Eligibility list to fill current and/or future vacancies that may occur within the next six (6) months or may be extended as needed by Human Resources.

Human Resources reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the selection process.


Clark County Building Department is dedicated to providing construction and development customers with state-of-the-art permit management, plan review and inspections services for residential and commercial construction. The Building Department is responsible for ensuring public safety through the effective enforcement of development and construction standards which include issuance of permits, plan reviews, inspection services for conformity to the State of Nevada and the adopted Model Codes. As part of Clark County, the Building Department is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing top-quality service with integrity, respect, and accountability. As the famed Las Vegas Strip sits at the heart of Clark County featuring unparalleled attractions like dancing fountains, a replica of the renowned Eiffel Tower, and some of the world's largest and most beautiful resorts, the Building Department is an integral part of the building industry and economic growth within Clark County.

Education and Experience: Equivalent to two (2) years of college level course work in construction inspection or technology, pre-engineering or a field related to the work or completion of a recognized apprenticeship in a recognized trade and three (3) years of full-time experience in performing professional level commercial building inspections in multiple areas.

Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the “Education” and “Work Experience” sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see attached resume" on your application

Licensing and Certification: Must possess a valid Nevada Class C driver's license at time of appointment. Must possess a valid I.C.C. or other nationally recognized inspection certificate in four (4) commercial inspection areas to include Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Electrical at time of application.

Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.

Medical Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician.

Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination.
Performs multiple complex inspections of life/safety, structural, architectural, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical installations of commercial buildings and related structure construction at various stages of completion. Ensures conformance to all applicable local, state, and national codes, regulations, and plans governing the construction, alteration and repair of commercial buildings and structures. Confers with and provides information to developers, engineers, architects, property owners and others regarding ordinances, codes, and other requirements and alternatives; resolves complaints and problems; investigates complaints of existing buildings to determine appropriate usage and if hazardous or life safety conditions exist. Confirms that approved plans and required permits are available at the site. Reviews plans for commercial construction involving installation, remodeling, replacement and repair for use in performance of inspections. Documents and maintains accurate records of inspections, actions taken and regulatory efforts; prepares written reports and issues notices to correct code violations. Investigates and assists in the prosecution of ordinance violators; testifies in court as required. May provide lead direction to staff on a project basis. Drives a personal or County motor vehicle to inspect sites and attend meetings. Develops and maintains knowledge of construction technology, methods and materials; updates code knowledge through regular training sessions. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Uses a variety of standard office equipment, including a computer, in the course of the work.
Mobility to work in a typical office setting, use standard office equipment and to drive a motor vehicle to various locations in order to inspect properties and attend meetings; strength and stamina to inspect various commercial or industrial properties or other facilities which may include standing for extended periods of time, stooping, kneeling and walking on uneven terrain at construction sites, climbing ladders, scaffoldings and stairs; strength to lift and carry up to 30 pounds; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.

Come Make a Difference and Join the Clark County Family where we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
  • Flexible Schedules including 4/10 options
  • More Money in Your Pocket
    • 100% Employer Paid Defined Benefit Retirement
    • No Social Security Deduction
    • No State Income Taxes
Two Employer Sponsored Health Plans Offered - Choice of PPO or EPO (hybrid of HMO)
  • Medical - Employer pays 90% of premium
    • Pharmacy Benefits (30, 90-day retail or mail order fills)
    • 24/7 Telephone Advice Nurse - no employee cost
    • Teledoc, Doctoroo, and Dispatch Health
Retiree insurance - eligible after 5 years of service Dental Vision Life Insurance - Employer Paid AD&D - Employer Paid Long Term Disability - Employer Paid Generous Leave Accruals that include:
  • 13Paid Holidays includinga Floating Birthday Holiday
  • Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Holiday Leave
Other leave options
  • Catastrophic Leave
  • Parental Leave - Up to 90 days
Wide Variety of Voluntary Benefits that include
  • Guardian - Accident, Cancer, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity, and Short-Term Disability Insurance.
  • Trustmark - Permanent Life Insurance benefits and long-term care.
  • Sunlife Financial - Basic and Voluntary Life Insurance, AD&D, and long-term disability insurance
  • TASC - Flexible Spending Account - FSA & Dependent Day Care Debit Card Available
  • Morgan Stanley - Deferred Compensation Plan
Employee Assistance Program Onsite Fitness Center - $12/month*Benefits vary and are subject to change depending on assignment, hiring organization and bargaining unit.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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