The Department of Licenses and Inspections (L+I) is growing! Committed to making Philadelphia the nation’s leader in building safety, L+I is improving and evolving internally with the addition of 25+ building inspector jobs.

Now through July 1, 2016, L+I is accepting applications for building inspectors. In this role, individuals will be responsible for conducting building site inspections for conformance with all construction and zoning codes and applicable ordinances, keeping with L+I’s mission of helping to keep building projects on track, up to code and safe for all concerned.

Below you will find additional information about the position, as well as a link to the online application.

We encourage you to share this opportunity with your members, and assist us in making strides to strengthen the City of Philadelphia.

If you have any other questions about the position, please do not hesitate to reach out.

Position: L+I Building Inspector

Salary Range: $46,500 – $55,985 with opportunities for further advancement

Benefits: Vacation, Sick and Administrative Leave; Generous Pension Program; Comprehensive Health Benefits; Paid Life Insurance

Minimum Requirements: Six years of building trades experience in one of the following recognized trades: Boilermaker, HVAC mechanic, carpenter, electrician, glazier, ironworker, skilled construction laborer (skilled in using pneumatic tools, hand tools, blasting, and smaller heavy equipment), mason (brick, block, stone, concrete), pile driver, plumber, pipefitter/steamfitter, sheet metal worker, fire sprinkler installer, water proofer or welder.

Philadelphia residency required within six (6) months of hire.