Senior Building Inspector

Charles Abbott Associates, Inc. - Orange County, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $65,000 - $89,000 a year

About CAA:

Charles Abbott Associates, Inc. (CAA) is a contract service provider to state and local government agencies. The expertise we provide to agencies includes the departmental functions of building & safety, city engineering/public works, environmental, and fire prevention. With over 34 years of experience as a firm serving the public sector, CAA has earned respect in the industry for the outstanding service we provide our clients.

CAA is currently interviewing for a full-time Senior Building Inspector to work in the Orange County area in CA.

Knowledge of:

  • Building-related national building codes
  • General zoning and land use laws
  • General grading practices
  • Codes and ordinances related to disabled and public access
  • Principles and techniques of building inspection
  • Principles of structural design and engineering mathematics
  • Major types of building construction, materials, and methods
  • Accepted safety standards and methods of building construction for commercial and residential buildings
  • Pertinent federal state and local laws, codes, and regulations

Typical Duties for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting field inspections of private and public construction projects including structural, plumbing, mechanical and/or electrical installations
  • Ensuring applicable codes, standards and regulation are compliant
  • Issuing Notices to comply on violations if needed
  • Maintain historical records such as files and reports regarding inspection and plan check activities if needed for possible legal actions
  • Assisting at the counter and checking plans

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience with structural building inspection and/or residential combination inspection

CAA offers excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, as well as a 401 (k) plan.

Job Type: Full-time