Building Plans Examiner
A plans examiner reviews construction documents for compliance with State of Oregon adopted codes to ensure buildings are designed to recognized safety standards. Interaction with design professionals in an office setting is a major part of this job.
A building inspector examines buildings to make sure that they conform to codes and provides guidance on code application during construction. Building Inspectors are self-motivated to perform inspections without supervision. Interaction with construction personnel occurs on a daily basis.
Building Permit Technician
A permit technician processes permit applications and reviews plans to ensure necessary content is provided prior to plans submission. Continual interaction with the public is a major part of this position and requires exceptional customer service skills.