CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

CENTRAL PORTION OF GA

CAA is currently accepting resumes for a Code Enforcement Officer to work in the central portion of the State of Georgia.

Summary Description:

Under general supervision, the candidate will perform a variety of technical duties in support of client’s building inspection and code enforcement services.  Must possess the desire and ability to enforce municipal, county, and state adopted codes through field inspections and investigations. Regulatory compliance includes but is not limited to property conditions, housing, and other land use laws pertaining to public welfare, safety, and public nuisances including zoning, land use, planning, design review, and related codes and ordinances.  

General Knowledge of:

City, county, state and federal laws and regulations pertaining to land use, zoning, building permits, property maintenance, health public safety, peace, animal regulations, fire, traffic, disabled access and public nuisance; methods, procedures and techniques used in the identification, interpretation and enforcement of a wide variety of code violations; principles and methods of research and investigation related to code enforcement; effective public relations practices; and evidentiary requirements for courts of law. 

Ability to:

Recognize conditions that constitute code violations; use effective interpersonal techniques to interact with citizens and the public when explaining city health, public safety, fire, traffic, zoning/land use codes and permit requirements; analyze potential code violations accurately and adopt effective resolution processes; research and interpret land use, zoning, planning and construction-related codes and investigations; prepare comprehensive reports and deliver oral and written presentations; carry out duties with minimum supervision.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma and at least two years experience as a code enforcement officer or in an equivalent role in a similar capacity.