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Development Code Inspector, Town of Mount Pleasant

Position Category: Code Enforcement

Position Hours:
Full time, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Job Duties:
  • Performs specialized field and administrative duties to ensure compliance of construction and development projects to the Town Zoning and Land Development Regulations, including tree mitigation and protection. Investigates clearing and grading, tree removal and buffer violations as it relates to residential development. Administer enforcement procedures where such violations exist; follow up on violations until the resolution has been rendered.
  • Attends court hearings and testifies concerning violations of the associated codes; represents the Town’s position in Municipal Court; issues summons as required. Conducts on-site inspections on construction projects for code compliance including new and existing residential stormwater infrastructure components, possibly requiring daily inspections. Performs and coordinates inspections on new development projects and provide developers with punch list items to complete before release of a building permit.
  • Primary function shall be to ensure compliance with applicable zoning standards such as setbacks and dimensional requirements as defined in the designated zoning for each residential property, safeguard surrounding residents from unmanaged runoff resulting from lot grading, negligent stormwater management planning and infrastructure inundation, and regulate the removal of significant and protected trees as it specifically relates to new residential development.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a construction related field with three years of work experience. Preferred experience in site drainage installations. Preferred experience in landscape design and/or installation. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid South Carolina Driver’s License; SC Erosion Protection Sediment Control Inspector Certification within one year of employment; Post Construction BMP Inspector Course within one year of employment. Arborist Certification ISA preferred.

Pay Info:

How to apply:
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The Town of Mount Pleasant is an Equal Opportunity Employer.