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Deputy Building Code Administrator


Serve as Deputy Building Code Administrator for the University.  Review plans, conduct on-site construction inspections for University construction projects; review permit application packages and issue building permits when appropriate; interact with architects, engineers and contractors as required.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Conducts on-site inspections for code compliance
  • Reviews and interprets plumbing, mechanical and electrical codes related to University plans, and blueprints of renovation or new construction projects.
  • Acts as liaison with various regulatory agencies, architects, engineers, and contractors.
  • Issues and signs permits in absence of  Building Code Administrator for University projects

Education and Experience

Master’s degree in engineering, architecture, or building construction; or a bachelor’s degree engineering, architecture, or building construction and two years of appropriate experience.

Licensure and Certification

Licensed in two or more disciplines as a building, plumbing, mechanical, or electrical inspector and as a building, plumbing, mechanical, or electrical plans reviewer and as Building Code Administrator by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.  


This position does have supervisory responsibility.

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