Building Permit Tech.-Full Time

Job Title: Building Permit Technician

Category: Full Time

Salary: $15.00-$17.00 hourly

Description: This position is responsible for a variety of specialized office work and professional level duties providing office support services to the Building Department.

Excellent customer service skills required. Performs front‑line counter work receiving and processing a variety of documents. Reviews various permits and applications to ensure compliance with City code and administrative procedures. Performs data entry into the City database to add and update contractors’ files and add results of daily inspections.

Must have the ability to deal with customer complaints and inquiries by providing an explanation of City policy on a wide variety  of topics. Experience required in  routine clerical duties including scanning, copying, filing, data entry, etc.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus two years of general office experience that involves the operation of office machinery and use of office software, and the internet.  At least two years experience working directly with the public. International Code Council first year Permit Technician certificate preferred but not required.

Miscellaneous: Email resume and application to, fax to 305-289-4143, or drop off at City Hall. Successful applicants must undergo a drug test, drivers license and background check.  EOE. Drug free workplace. Veterans preference given.

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