Structural Plans Examiner

City of Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Jun 23, 2017
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Job Description

SALARY RANGE: $60,008.00 - $80,704.00
$71,252.00 - $91,948.00 ANNUALLY

Please note that this recruitment will remain open continuous until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received.

This is responsible technical work of more than average difficulty in the review and analysis of plans and specifications to determine compliance with the City of Fort Lauderdale Building, the Florida Building Code and related technical codes.

An employee in this class is responsible for inspecting a variety of construction blueprints and projects to determine whether plans, specifications, and materials conform to legally established requirements. Duties require a majority of the employee's time be spent in an office reviewing plans and dealing with the public, but also requires field assignments as necessary.

The employee must exercise considerable independent judgment; however, unusual and complex technical problems are reviewed with a superior. Work is reviewed through conferences, plan review reports and observation of results obtained.

NOTE: The duties of this position will include all of those duties set forth in the official job description.

This job classification is included within the bargaining unit represented by Teamsters Local Union 769 and therefore is subject to the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Fort Lauderdale and Teamsters Local Union 769.


1. Have graduated from a standard high school or vocational school or possess a G.E.D. certificate from a recognized issuing agency.

2. Must have ten (10) years experience as a licensed General Contractor (Unlimited), five (5) years of which shall have been construction experience in the Structural discipline within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone, and two (2) years as a structural inspector within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone;

- Or -

Five (5) years experience as Chief Structural Inspector, Structural Plans Examiner or Structural Inspector; three (3) years of construction experience in the Structural discipline, which shall have been within the High Velocity Hurricane Zone.

3. Possess a current Certificate of Competency as a General Contractor issued by an agency approved by the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals.

4. Possess or be able to obtain a State of Florida driver's license and have an acceptable driving record.

NOTE: Required certifications must be kept current during employment in this class.

Company Description
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:42:57 PDT