Deputy Building Official

City of Sanibel   Sanibel, FL   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on January 12, 2022
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Deputy Building Official: Responsible for examining plans and specifications for new construction and remodeling of existing facilities. Provides assistance to the public on interpretation and application of specific building, electrical, and mechanical codes and regulations. Two-year degree from and accredited college; supplemented by ten (10) years experience in construction related field or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid Florida Driver’s License, State of Florida Building Code Administrator, Standard Inspector, and Standard Plans Examiner licenses by the Division of Business and Professional Regulation are required.

Salary range is $58,240 to $89,838.11 annually.


Analyzes and interprets building plans and specifications and other supporting information for new construction and remodeling of existing facilities for code compliance.  Reviews construction plans for conformance to codes, laws, and regulations; consults with contractors regarding problems and follow-up to review corrections.  Performs on-site investigative inspections as necessary relating to plan review.
Performs computations and analysis to check calculations submitted by designers.
Review development permits for conformance to State codes and regulations and informs contractors of corrective actions required.
Consults with architects and engineers and the Fire Department on matters relating to codes, law and regulations.
Prepares reports and records of Plan Review and job plan re submittals.
Conducts special studies and prepares reports for the Building Official.