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Building Inspector, Town of Fort Mill

Position Category: Administration

Position hours: Full-time position

Job Duties:  

  • Inspects commercial and residential structures to ensure compliance with all applicable codes and standards. Discusses code violations with builders, contractors, and homeowners; identifies solutions to code violations. 
  • Issues stop-works orders as appropriate until building is in compliance.  Conducts follow-up inspections to verify corrections of violations. Prepares and maintains records of inspections; enters inspection data into computer. 
  • Reviews plans to ensure compliance with local and national building codes and ordinances, and contract specifications; approves building plans.


  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. 
  • Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license for the type of vehicle or equipment operated. Possession of or ability to readily obtain the appropriate certifications for the type of inspections conducted.  

Pay info:  $ 21.97 per hour 

How to apply: Send completed application to Human Resource, P.O. Box 159, Fort Mill, SC 29716 or   Applications and complete job descriptions can be found at     

Deadline:  Open until filled     

The Town of Fort Mill is an Equal Opportunity Employer.