Loudoun County’s Zoning Enforcement Division is seeking qualified applicants for a Zoning Inspector. The position involves conducting field investigations, case management, and resolution of violations of the Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance, Virginia Property Maintenance Code and several codified (local) ordinances. The successful candidate must be willing to work in various conditions including construction sites, potentially unsafe structures, uneven terrain, and outdoors during inclement weather. The ability to effectively communicate with the public and staff is essential in working towards the successful resolution of violations. The position requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to effectively manage case file information in preparation for any necessary court action.
Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Zoning, law enforcement, planning, or related field. Must have a valid driver’s license.
Virginia Association of Zoning Officials’ Certified Zoning Official (CZO) or Certified Zoning Administrator (CZA) certification preferred. Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development certification as a Property Maintenance Inspector preferred. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, which could require evenings and weekend inspections, depending on case needs. EOE