Building Official

The City of Mexico is accepting applications for the position of a full time Building Official.  The position is responsible for the issuance of residential and commercial building permits; plan review; performing technical inspection work for the day-to-day completion of structural, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical work for compliance with international building codes; and enforcing city zoning ordinances.  Position requires High School graduate and a minimum of five years of experience in building inspection. Graduation from an accredited technical school program or an Associates of Technology degree is preferred along with Building Code Inspector certifications. Applicant must have a valid Missouri Driver’s License. Starting salary range is $46,862.00 to $63,398.00 depending on applicant qualifications.  Application and job description may be picked up and returned to the HR Assistant, Administrative Services Department, 2nd Floor, City Hall. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. EOE/AA/E-Verify/Tobacco free workplace.

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