PLANS EXAMINER, PLUMBING
Reference #: 102727
Reporting to the Supervisor, Plans and Permits, perform detailed plans review of various construction projects; including residential, commercial, institutional and industrial occupancies as well as standalone plumbing, with a focus on compliance with the plumbing and sewage system requirements of the Ontario Building Code and standards referenced therein.
Liaise with design professionals; including architects, engineers, developers, contractors, owners and approval agencies, in the completion of plans review.
Provide preliminary plan assessment; ensuring technical and administrative documentation meet standards and applicable law.
Respond to requests and inquiries for technical and procedural information.
Recommend corrective measures and alternatives for achieving compliance of plans and specifications that do not meet the applicable code requirements and standards.
Liaise with Building Inspectors to resolve design issues with permit applications and on-site construction issues.
Provide comment and input into the development of technical policies and procedures as required.
Maintain current knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and all standards referenced therein.
Maintain permit tracking system to ensure project status is up to date.
Prepare technical reports as required.
Perform technical research as required to evaluate applications.
Performs additional similar and related duties as assigned.
- High school (Grade 12) graduation plus an additional program of over two (2) years and up to three (3) years in Civil Engineering Technology or equivalent.
- Over four (4) years, up to and including eight (8) years of experience related to the position duties outlined above.
- Within six (6) months from date of hire, successful completion of the following Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing Provincial qualification examinations:
- Legal Processes
- Plumbing – House
- Within 12 months from date of hire, successful completion of the following Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing Provincial qualification examinations:
- Plumbing Certificate of Qualification preferred.
- Successful completion of Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing provincial qualification examinations for: On-site Sewage.
** Various tests and/or exams may be required as part of the selection criteria.
Job status: Permanent
Job Type: Union
Applications must be received by: February 28, 2017
Alternate formats will be provided upon request.
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If this opportunity matches your interest and experience, please apply online at: www.brampton.ca/employment or via www.workopolis.com quoting reference #102727 by February 28, 2017 and complete the attached questionnaire. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate(s) will be required, as a condition of employment, to execute a written employment agreement.
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