The Town of Petawawa is currently seeking an experienced professional to fulfill the full-time position of Building Inspector. Reporting to the Chief Building Official the Building Inspector will process applications for building permits including the review of drawings and field inspections to ensure compliance with the Ontario Building Code, municipal by-laws and other applicable law. The Building Inspector will also act as Property Standards Officer.

Applicants will possess a Civil Engineering Technology or Architecture community college diploma, or equivalent combination of education and practical experience. Applicants will have qualification, or working towards qualification, and registration with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (QuARTS) in the minimum following classes: General Legal/Process, Plumbing, House, HVAC-House, Small Buildings, Onsite Sewage Disposal Systems. Applicants must have a valid driver’s licence and access to a reliable vehicle (a per kilometre rate is paid).

A detailed job description is available at

Compensation is based on qualifications and experience. The current salary range for this position is $30.63 to $36.03 an hour for a 35 hour work week.

The Town offers an excellent benefits package.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume in confidence by 12:00 noon local time on Friday, August 21, 2020 to the attention of: Recruitment Town of Petawawa 1111 Victoria Street Petawawa, ON K8H 2E6

The Town of Petawawa is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Town of Petawawa will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform the Town of Petawawa of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.