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Plan Reviewer At City of Richmond BC

Location: Richmond, British Columbia

Job Description

Hours of Work
Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 5:00 pm (Compressed Work Week)

Job Status
Regular Full Time

Position Overview
The Plan Reviewer works in the Building Approvals Department, to independently perform work of mid-level complexity in reviewing building plans to ensure compliance with building codes, City of Richmond bylaws, related regulations and directives as communicated by Manager, Plan Review. The Plan Reviewer receives day-to-day support and guidance from, as well as reports operational needs to Coordinator of Permits and Plan Review. The Plan Reviewer provides regular performance reports to the Manager, Plan Review.
Examples of key work activities include, but are not limited to:
  • Reviewing plans and related documents for commercial, industrial and residential developments to ensure compliance with building codes, bylaws and related regulations and technical standards.
  • Maintain accurate records on permits, plan reviews and correspondence.
  • Meet with developers, architects, engineers, owners, etc., for preliminary discussions.
  • Clarify code interpretations pertaining to building permit applications.
  • Prepare review comments outlining modifications and other actions necessary to achieve compliance.
  • Respond to inquiries about code/bylaw interpretations, requirements and technical aspects.
  • Oversee and coordinate work with other departments.

Education & Experience
Graduation from a two (2) year Diploma program in Building Technology from an Institute of Technology is required or a related Bachelor's Degree. Minimum of 2 years’ related experience in the building construction industry or Municipal field, preferably as a Plan Reviewer. An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.
BOABC Level II considered an asset.

Knowledge & Skills & Abilities
  • Knowledge of building codes, City bylaws, technical standards, as applied to building permit review.
  • Knowledge of building construction principles and practices as applied to all types of construction.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills in dealing with stakeholders and staff.
  • Demonstrate high level of customer service when responding to customer inquiries.
  • Exercise independent judgement and decision-making in the interpretation and analysis of plans.
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills to manage multiple priorities to sustain work level.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond in a timely manner to questions from supervisors, customers and the general public.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where limited standardization exists.
  • Exercise independent judgement and decision-making in the interpretation and analysis of complex plans and proposals in order to identify discrepancies or conflicts.
  • Experience with record management software such as REDMS, AMANDA, and GIS considered an asset.
  • Ability to successfully pass a Police Information Check.

Licences & Certificates & Registrations
  • Working experience in plan review and/or inspection of Parts 3 & 9 commercial, industrial and residential buildings.
  • Working knowledge of City of Richmond Bylaws.
  • Completion of Building Official Levels I and II.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Working knowledge of Zoning Bylaw.

Working Conditions and Effort
This work is performed in an office environment. The ability to concentrate may be compromised by customer interruptions. This position works with the general public, contractors and development customers who may demonstrate rude and verbally abrasive conduct when frustrated and/or aggravated.

Group
CUPE - Local 718

Department
Building Approvals

Division
Planning & Development

Posted Date
4/5/2019

External Closing Date
4/15/2019

PS Pay Band
Pay Band 13

Compensation Range
$36.49 to $43.07 per hour


The City of Richmond wishes to thank all applicants for their interest in this career opportunity; however, only those candidates considered for the position will be contacted.
No telephone inquiries please.

The City of Richmond is an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage all qualified individuals to apply, however, our positions are restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.