Residential Inspection Division Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Portland Bureau of Development Services
Location of position: 
Portland, OR
8,165.00 – $11,063.00 Monthly
Date Posted: 
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Closing Date: 
Monday, December 18, 2017
Job Description: 

The Bureau of Development Services (BDS) is actively recruiting for a Residential Inspections Division Manager to join our team. In this exciting new role, you will report directly to the Director and be responsible for planning, organizing and managing the operation of the Residential Inspections Services Division, which is comprised of work groups providing a wide range of services in residential inspections and code enforcement.

The right person for this new role will have a broad understanding of federal, state, and municipal policy in the administration and enforcement of building, zoning, and housing codes and related laws / regulations pertaining to construction, alteration, use and occupancy. If you are skilled at tracking performance and work collaboratively to continuously improve on the services provided to the community in the areas of timeliness, efficiency, quality, equity, etc., you are probably a great fit for our team!

In this exciting role, you will be responsible for developing and improving division programs and practices and contribute to the development of the division's annual budget. You will apply cost containment strategies while ensuring that safety and loss prevention goals and objectives are met, customer service standards are maintained, and services are provided in an equitable manner.