Code Compliance Officer I
The Code Compliance Officer I
Under general supervision, the Code Compliance Officer I performs a variety of technical duties in support of the County’s Zoning Ordinance; monitors and enforces a variety of applicable ordinances and codes related to zoning, land use, residential and commercial development, health and safety, and other matters of public concern; and serves as a resource to provide information on county regulations to property owners, residents, businesses, the general public and other County departments. Completes tasks within specific guidelines of work to be performed, and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision.
Enforcement work frequently requires the use of negotiation and conflict resolution skills. Incumbent regularly deals with uncooperative and sometimes irate citizens when enforcing these Codes and will be required to testify in court.
While some zoning specific experience is helpful, none is required—just the willingness and ability to learn. This is a great opportunity to begin a rewarding and interesting career. In this role, you have the chance to learn about the mechanisms of local government, develop leadership skills, and gain experience working with a variety of people in a range of settings. With duties that range from written communication and office work to traveling the county, this role requires flexibility, independent thinking and problem-solving. If you enjoy working with others, have an interest in a position with a lot of variety and growth opportunities, can commit to learning and enforcing regulations, and want to be part of an engaged and dynamic team, this role may be for you.