This position will serve as the County’s Building Official. Work will necessarily feature a combination of interfacing with walk-in customers; plan reviews; field inspections; supporting County leadership; and assisting with a variety of County public works projects. The position is expected to operate independently with minimal supervision and to supply routine, relevant and concise activity reports. Creation and maintenance of work plans, tracking of time and documentation of accomplishments and use and operation of computers for the creation and compiling of documents and maintenance of relevant web sites will be required.
The Building Official opportunity is a full-time position that is eligible for VRS retirement, employee health insurance (currently Local Choice-Blue Cross/Blue Shield) benefits, and holiday and vacation/sick leave. County personnel policies can be viewed here. The pay rate will depend upon the qualifications of the individual selected.
Applicants are to complete a Madison County employment application form available here and return it to Building Official; %Jacqueline Frye; P.O. Box 705; Madison, VA 2272. Resumes (and limited additional relevant documentation) are encouraged and will be accepted but will not be considered a substitute for a completed County application form. Applications will be reviewed on the basis of apparent qualifications. General inquiries by the applicant via telephone or in person are discouraged.
The County will give preference to applicants that have appropriate experience and good people skills.
All applicants are expected to be qualified with applicable experience and certifications and possess a valid driver’s license. All applicants must be able to pass a background investigation.
General Definition of Work
Performs difficult advanced technical and administrative work planning, directing, and participating in building inspections, code enforcement and plans review activities, coordinating and supervising daily operations of the department, providing information and assisting the public, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the general direction of the County Administrator or his designee. Departmental supervision is exercised over all personnel within the department.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative