Code Enforcement Help Wanted
Assistant Code Enforcement Officer
ASSISTANT CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER - The Jefferson County Department of Code Enforcement is seeking a qualified person to fill a vacant entry-level, Assistant Code Enforcement Officer position. Responsibilities include: administering and enforcing the New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code other codes, laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to the construction or alteration of buildings and structures.
MIMIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and either:
(A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered two year college with an associate's degree in engineering technology, construction technology, or a related field; or
(B) Satisfactory completion of 60 semester hours at a regionally accredited or New York State registered four year college or university in a program leading to a bachelor's degree in civil engineering, construction technology, or a related field; or
(C) Two years of full-time experience in building construction work or in a building trade such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, or related trades; or
(D) An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B), and (C) above.
Experience as a qualified building inspector can be substituted for an equivalent amount of the above required experience.
NOTE: Candidates for appointment in this class will be required to complete any mandated training as established by the New York State Department of State.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Appointees will be required to possess a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State or otherwise demonstrate their ability to meet the transportation needs of the job.
Salary: $39,083 with excellent fringe benefits including health insurance & NYS Retirement. Civil Service exam required for permanent appointment. EOE
Send application to: Jefferson County Department of Human Resources 175 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Or apply online at www.co.jefferson.ny.us. Deadlines for Applications: June 21, 2019.