Employment Opportunities

Building Official

Rappahannock County, VA, a rural county with a population of 7300 located 50 miles west of Washington, DC, is seeking a full-time or part-time Building Official. This person will work directly for the County Administrator.

Job duties include but are not limited to inspections, budgeting, issuing permits, erosion & sediment control inspections, testifying in court, and managing complaints. Applicant requirements include any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and considerable experience in the building construction trade. Must have valid driver’s license in Va., must be certified by DHCD within 12 months of hire as a Certified Building Official. Preferred applicant will have DHCD certifications as a Certified Building Official.

Full-time starting salary will be $55,000 to $65,000 depending on experience. Benefits include Virginia Retirement System and health insurance with family supplement. If you are interested in part-time, the hourly rate will be $21 to $26/hour. Health Care may be available depending upon the number of hours per week.

Please send resume and employment application with your desire for full or part-time work to County Administrator, PO Box 519, Washington, VA 22747 or to bggarton@rappahannockcountyva.gov. Position will remain open until filled. EOE.

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