Date de publication: 8 feb 2018
Date limite: 23 feb 2018
Whitby Recruiting  
Plans Examiner II
Whitby combines a small town atmosphere with the sophistication and amenities of a larger urban centre. Located on the shores of Lake Ontario, Whitby boasts two beautiful heritage downtowns, one of the finest recreational harbours with two marinas, year round sports and recreation activities, parks, trails, beaches and a robust arts and culture scene, all of which are part of the extraordinary amenities that Whitby residents enjoy every day. With a population projected to grow to 200,000 people within the next 15 years, Whitby has an exciting and aspiring future.
Reporting to the Chief Building Official (CBO), and under the direction of the Supervisor of Building, the Senior Plans Examiner is responsible for:
  • reviewing building permit applications and the issuance of building permits;
  • reviewing and examining building plans and ensuring compliance with the Ontario Building Code and all applicable law and Town by-laws;
  • the coordination of approvals from other departments and outside agencies;
  • the maintenance of all pertinent files and records;
  • providing assistance and guidance on technical matters and building code interpretations to applicants and the general public; and,
  • other related duties as may be assigned.
As the successful applicant you will possess:
  • a post-secondary school diploma in Architectural Technologist or related field;
  • be qualified as per The Ontario Building Code in the categories of:
    • General/Legal processes
    • House
    • Small Buildings
    • Large Buildings
    • Plumbing – All Buildings
    • Building Services
    • Building Structural
    • Complex Building
  • a minimum of five (5) years of directly related experience, preferably in a municipal environment;
  • an intermediate level of knowledge in Microsoft Office applications and a working knowledge of AMANDA applications;
  • strong reasoning, numerical and technical skills to evaluate plans and Ontario Building Code requirements;
  • well-developed interpersonal and public relations skills to maintain good relationships with staff and the general public;
  • the ability to communicate orally and in written form in a clear and concise manner;
  • the ability to work with a minimal amount of supervision; and,
  • a valid Class “G” Driver’s Licence, maintained in good standing, with access to a personal vehicle.
Salary: $59,933 - $74,984 per annum
Hours: Monday to Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Application Deadline: Thursday, February 22, 2018
Application Instructions: To be considered for this challenging opportunity, please apply through the Town of Whitby website
Please quote reference number: 18-F006-500.
The selection process may include assessment methods to further determine a candidate’s knowledge and skills for the position.
The Town of Whitby is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. Please advise Human Resource Services of any accommodations needed to ensure your access to a fair and equitable process. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.
Acknowledgement will only be forwarded to those applicants who are invited for an interview.
Personal information provided is collected under the authority of The Municipal Act, 2001 and the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.