Building Official – Bedford Heights, OH

at SAFEbuilt
Location Not Specified, Ohio
Date Posted July 31, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


Building Official - Bedford Heights, OH

This position is eligible for our signing bonus

SAFEbuilt currently has an opening for a Building Official to join our Cleveland area operation. This position is the key client manager for municipality as well as team supervisor. We are looking for someone with strong work ethic, leadership and customer service skills.


Responsible for meeting all state and locally mandated code compliance and reporting requirements.
Apply knowledge of building codes, policies, and procedures to the day-to-day functions of the building department.
Serve as the primary liaison with our clients in this area and is responsible for ensuring that we deliver the highest level of customer service
Responsible for attending department and community meetings as required by the client.
Perform some plan reviews both commercial and residential in all trades.
Perform inspection support as needed.
Supervise building department staff.


Be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge of local building code regulations, policies and procedures
Have solid computer skills and experience using MS Office programs
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Exercise initiative and display independent judgment
Be self-directed and self-motivated


OH Building Official, Residential Building Official and Building Inspector Certifications Required
OH ESI Certification preferred
ICC Inspector certifications in multiple trades preferred
Client and team management experience in a building department setting
Experience supervising building department staff
Inspection and Plan review experience for commercial and residential structures

COMPENSATION: SAFEbuilt pays competitive wages and has a strong benefit offering including company vehicle.

More About SAFEbuilt: The fastest growing provider of privatized community development solutions in the country, SAFEbuilt partners with over 1000 communities of all shapes and sizes throughout the country for the efficient delivery of privatized community development solutions including: building department services, community and transportation planning & zoning and community improvement services. Learn more at:

With Growth Comes Opportunity! Our culture is positive and energetic as we empower people to do what they do best. SAFEbuilt employs over 1000 highly qualified and motivated individuals who share the common Core Values of Integrity, Respect, Service, Teamwork and Improvement. We offer a strong salary and benefits package to reward ability, certification levels, and work experience. Benefits include health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances, paid holidays, paid time off, paid training, new certification bonuses, a matching 401K Plan, and more.

SAFEbuilt is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor.

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