Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Building Inspection
Salary $17.07 - $18.77/hour
Government Joint
Published 01/07/2021
Closes 01/28/2021
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General Description:

Performs inspections of buildings and structures to verify compliance with the State and Local adopted minimum construction codes. These inspections include those for buildings under construction and/or undergoing remodeling.  Building types include commercial, industrial and residential.


Minimum Requirements:

·         High School Diploma or equivalent.

·         Minimum of two to four years (depending on classification level) previous work experience in building inspection, construction plans design, review, or inspection; construction or an inspection-related position.

·         Possession of ICC (International Code Council) Residential Combination Inspector certification upon hire. ICC certification as a Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector is required within six (6) months of appointment.

·         Meet Official Code of Georgia Annotated (O.C.G.A.) Section 8-2-26.1 for Qualified Inspector.

  • Possesses effective problem solving skills and must have excellent administrative and interpersonal skills. 
  • Must have strong written and oral communications. 
  • Must be detailed oriented and a multi-tasker.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with all types of people; Spanish helpful.
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize effectively.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Class C driver’s license in state of residency.
  • Must obtain National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) 100 and 700 within three (3) months of employment.