Plan Review Examiner I
Full-Time Plan Review Examiner I at City of Saint Paul
Available Openings: 1
Industry: Government
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: $24.72 - $34.11
Education Level: Associate's Degree
E-Verify: Yes

The Department of Safety and Inspections is hiring an individual to perform entry level technical work in the examination of residential building and routine commercial plans and the application of building codes, laws, and regulations related to building construction.

Equity, Inclusion and Belonging: The City of Saint Paul is dedicated to dismantling systemic racial, cultural, and economic barriers that prevent people from fully enjoying and participating in our community and ensuring fairness in opportunities and outcomes for all individuals. At the City of Saint Paul, we want our workforce to reflect the diverse city that we serve. Our leaders are guided by an unapologetic equity agenda, which promotes the belief that true equity is building a city that works for all of us. We encourage you to apply as we are most interested in finding the best candidate for this job.


Here’s what you can expect to do: Reviews building plans for routine structural design and compliance with related regulations to include single family and two-family permit requests. Assists in issuing building permits. Responds to standard questions and requests regarding the building permit process, including in person customer contact. Assists other staff with complex plan review requests for code review. Performs related duties and responsibilities as required. For more information and essential functions, see our job description. Our Benefits: We offer competitive wages, and a variety of excellent benefits, including health insurance, retirement contributions and paid vacation and sick time.


Requirements may be met by one of the following options: An Associate's Degree in Building Inspection and six months of experience reviewing residential and/or commercial plans for regulatory compliance. Two years of experience in plan review reviewing residential and/or commercial plans for regulatory compliance. Two years of a combination of plan review as above, cost estimating and construction, housing inspection and plan review, and construction and design. Two years of experience in engineering design or architectural design.

Preferred Qualifications:

Residential or commercial plan review experience

City of Saint Paul

Contact: Cecilia Fisher
Phone 651-266-6500
25 W 4th St, Suite 200
Saint Paul, USA, Minnesota 55102
Transit: No Transit