Code Enforcement Officer

City of Haltom City, TX - Haltom City, TX (30+ days ago)


Receives and investigates code violation complaints; enforces building and municipal codes; conducts building inspections; attends court proceedings; and performs other related duties as assigned.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Processes code violation complaints received in person and via telephone, mail, and email.
Responds to code related inquires; interprets and enforces City codes and ordinances.
Investigates alleged violations in code; identifies and addresses health, trash, high grass, junk vehicle, and/or other types of code violations.
Issues violation notices and citations as warranted; updates and maintains code files.
Attends court proceedings and provides testimony pertaining to code violations.
Travels assigned City district areas and proactively monitors for violations in code.
Removes illegally placed signs from City/State rights-of-way and utility poles.
Prepares and maintains a variety of departmental records and reports.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.

TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma or equivalent, and two years code enforcement experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification as a Code Enforcement Officer is preferred, but candidates with a minimum of 5 years construction experience will also be considered. Must be proficient in the use of a personal computer and Microsoft Office products, testing required. Must possess a valid Texas Driver's License.