Bring your talent and expertise to the City of Portland as a
Inspection Division Manager
The Bureau of Development Services' mission is to promote safety, livability, and economic vitality through efficient and collaborative application of building and development codes. Find out more https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/
About Our Job
The Bureau of Development Services (BDS) is actively recruiting for two Inspections Division Managers to join our team. In this exciting new role, you will be responsible for planning, organizing and managing the operation of either the Residential Inspections or Commercial Inspections Services Division, which is comprised of work groups providing a wide range of services in inspections and code enforcement.
The right person for this new role will have a broad understanding of federal, state, and municipal policy in the administration and enforcement of building, zoning, and housing codes and related laws / regulations pertaining to construction, alteration, use and occupancy. If you are skilled at tracking performance and work collaboratively to continuously improve on the services provided to the community in the areas of timeliness, efficiency, quality, equity, etc., you are probably a great fit for our team!
In this exciting role, you will be responsible for developing and improving division programs and practices and contribute to the development of the division's annual budget. You will apply cost containment strategies while ensuring that safety and loss prevention goals and objectives are met, customer service standards are maintained, and services are provided in an equitable manner.
As an Inspections Division Manager, you will:
Ideal Candidate Profile
A competitive candidate for the position of Inspections Division Manager will possess the qualifications/competencies identified in the Position Description above and the knowledge, skills and abilities in minimum qualifications below. Please be sure to provide sufficient information in your responses to the supplemental questions and your resume to display to our subject matter experts the extent of your qualifications. A building inspector certification is desired.
To qualify the candidate will possess the following minimum qualifications:
Applicants must submit a professional resume at the City of Portland Employment Center online, as well as answer several supplemental questions, which are specifically focused on your qualifications for this position as identified above.