City Building Official - City of Beaverton, Oregon

Located midway between Mt. Hood and the Oregon coast, Beaverton combines the best of a big city and the peaceful surroundings of a small town. Located seven miles west of Portland, Beaverton is home to more than 95,000 residents where you will find people of all ages, from all walks of life, choosing to call Beaverton home because they feel welcome, engaged and heard. Reporting directly to the Community Development Director, the City Building Official is responsible the day-to-day operations of the Building Division and its 22 employees and provides highly technical and professional assistance in building matters related to the protection of the health and safety of citizens by ensuring building, construction and remodeling activities meet appropriate codes, standards and City ordinances. The City Building Official is a member of the Department’s Management Team and is expected to actively participate in the ongoing Development Review Process, which coordinates the city’s planning, building and site development functions into a single process. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of progressively responsible experience in building inspection or plan examination, including 3 years in a supervisory or management role. Additional requirements include a valid driver’s license, Oregon Building Official Certification, Oregon Inspector Certification (OIC), Oregon A level Plans Examiner Certification, Oregon Building Fire and Life Safety Plans Examiner Certification and Oregon Building A level Structural Inspector Certification. Out-of-state applicants will be required to obtain certifications upon hire, in a timeframe not to exceed six (6) months. Salary range from $94,042 to $126,033 with outstanding benefits.

To apply for this opportunity, please visit the City of Beaverton’s website at

Please do not hesitate to call Phil McKenney toll-free at (866) 912-1919 if you have any questions regarding this position or the recruitment process.

This opportunity is Open Until Filled, with the first resume review scheduled for January 22, 2019.
Resumes are acknowledged within 2 business days.