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City of Hutchinson Neighborhood Code Compliance Inspector in Hutchinson, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11386966 Under the supervision of the Director of Building & Neighborhood Services, the Neighborhood Code Compliance Inspector is primarily responsible for inspection work in enforcing compliance with the City Code. This position performs a variety of building and property field inspections of existing structures and site conditions to ensure compliance with the City of Hutchinson Municipal Code and this may involve plan review for building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing codes and previous plans as required. Environmental ConditionsWork is conducted both in an office environment and outside with regular exposure to weather extremes, noise, unsanitary conditions, and potentially infectious materials. The employee must be able to work eight (8) hour shifts during regular business hours in order to communicate with peers, supervisors, citizens customers, vendors and any other persons or organization with whom interaction is required to accomplish work and employer goals. The employee must be punctual and timely in meeting all requirements of performance, including, but not limited to, attendance standards and work deadlines; beginning and ending assignments on time; and scheduled work breaks, where applicablePhysical RequirementsWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to safely operate a city vehicle to travel between inspection sites: transverse uneven terrain: stand for lengthy periods of time; ascend and descend steps; and bend, stoop, crouch kneel and/or crawl to look into or under building crawl spaces, cellars, attics, and foundations. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.The employee works in a dynamic environment that routinely requires use written and oral communication skills; the ability to read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; work under deadlines with routine interruptions; interact with city staff and other organizations; and frequently deal with dissatisfied or quarrelsome individuals.