The Town of Henrietta has a job opening for an Assistant Building Inspector position.
Distinguishing features of the position: Under the supervision of and reports directly to the Director of
Building and Fire Prevention. Assisting the Director of Building and Fire Prevention in performing the
duties as related to the position.
Eligibility of Employment:
Must be in a position eligible for lateral transfer per Monroe County Civil Service Rules; NYS Certification
as a Code Enforcement Officer; Experience in plan review and inspections as well as enforcement of the
International Code Council (ICC) Codes and the New York State Supplements.
Typical Work Activities:
Duties of the position include the review and approval of submitted plans and specifications for new
construction, additions, alterations, repairs and demolition of buildings and structures for compliance
with state and local codes, performing necessary field inspections for compliance with said codes.
Issues Permits, Certificates of Compliance and Occupancy as well as stop work orders and orders to
vacate and maintains appropriate records for such activities.
Explain and clarify the requirements of state and local codes as well as the local zoning ordinances to
contractors and the general public.
Performance Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Personal Characteristics:
Good knowledge of the methods, practices and materials involved in building construction; good
knowledge of the International Code Council Family of Codes and the New York State Supplements;
good knowledge of the building trades; working knowledge of architecture and engineering; ability to
explain state and local laws, code and ordinances; ability to read and interpret working plans, drawings
and specifications; ability to conduct inspections of buildings under construction; ability to establish and
maintain effective working relationships with public officials, building contractors and the general
public; good judgement; attention to detail; willingness to work outdoors; physical condition
commensurate with the demands of the position.
Applications can be found on the Town website at www.henrietta.org