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Posted: 3/26/2021

JOB OPPORTUNITY BUILDING INSPECTOR WESTERN INTERLAKE PLANNING DISTRICT The Western Interlake Planning District, comprised of the RM of St. Laurent, the RM of Coldwell, the RM of West Interlake, with the office located in the RM of St. Laurent, is accepting applications for a Building Inspector. The Building Inspector is responsible for buildings under Part 9 of the National Building Code (2010). This position consists of flexible hours and may require more time in the busy construction season and less during the winter months when there is a lull in development, half time position. This position also requires a sound knowledge of the National Building Code (2010), National Plumbing Code and Municipal Zoning By-laws and a sound understanding of construction best practices. The incumbent will be required to complete building permit applications, perform all plan examinations to ensure conformance with the applicable Codes and be physically fit to carry out site inspections to ensure compliance. Excellent communication, interpersonal, oral, written, and organizational skills are a prerequisite. Proficient working knowledge of Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat is considered an asset. The applicant must have a minimum of 3 years related experience (or educational equivalent) and have completed required building standard courses as offered through Red River College and be certified, or be eligible for certification by The Manitoba Building Officials Association or be willing to enroll in these courses. Applicants must possess a valid class 5 driver’s license and have a criminal record check. Company vehicle is provided and cell phone credit. We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those considered for interviews will be contacted. Please apply in writing to Building Inspector Position, Western Interlake Planning District, Box 269, St. Laurent, MB, R0C 2S0 or email to wipd@mymts.net, or fax to 204-646-4150, giving full particulars as to education, experience and contract expectations. Three references should also be provided. Applications must be received by 16:30 CST, April 23rd, 2021.