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We’re Hiring a Full-Time Building Official


How to Apply

  • Required Application Documents
    • Job Application (download here)
    • Cover Letter stating why you are interested in the position (in Microsoft Word or pdf format)
    • Resume including recent positions and list of qualifications (in Microsoft Word or pdf format)
  • Three (3) Ways to Submit:
    1. Email [email protected]
      • with Subject Line: “Building Official”
    2. Drop off at City Hall (9 am-4 pm, M-F) (700 US-2, Leavenworth, WA 98826)
    3. Mail to City Hall (City of Leavenworth, PO Box 287, Leavenworth, WA 98826)

Position will remain open until filled; first review of applications on December 15, 2023

Any questions? Give us a call at City Hall (509) 548-5275.


Job Description Overview

CITY OF LEAVENWORTH

POSITION TITLE: BUILDING OFFICIAL

REPORTS TO: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

DEPARTMENT: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

POSITIONS SUPERVISED: None

FLSA STATUS: Full-time, non-exempt, union

SALARY RANGE: $7,073-$9,478 per month; 6 month probationary period

POSITION SUMMARY:

This individual inspects private and public projects in the process of construction, alteration, or repair for conformance with applicable code requirements, application of safe construction practices and other regulations or ordinances relating to the safety, health, and welfare of the public. This classification performs independent fieldwork of a regular, recurring, new and complex nature. Work requires latitude and judgment in application. Failure to perform in an efficient and effective manner could have serious impact, particularly affecting the City’s relationship with its citizens and with adherence to safe construction practices. This position may supervise assigned employees when needed.

For more information about the job and requirements, please see the full job description below.

Full Job Description

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