Building Inspector

City of New Richmond, WI

Job Details

  • Job Function: Other; Non-Department Head
  • Salary: $62,000 - $80,000. Based upon qualifications and licensure.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 9,200
  • Where: 156 E 1st St, New Richmond, WI 54017
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council

Post Date: Dec 27 2018

Full position details are available at Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and completed City of New Richmond employment application to the attention of Human Resources Manager at The position will be posted until filled.


The City of New Richmond is growing, and just ranked in the top 5 in the State for Building Permits issued! With this growth, we are seeking an experienced Building Inspector to join our team. This is not just a job... we are committed to celebrating you and your family! This position is responsible for enforcing all codes, laws, rules and regulations as related to municipal ordinances and state building codes. Additional requirements of the position include controlling and ensuring proper and safe building construction, and inspection of all existing buildings, structures, and components thereof to ensure they are maintained in a safe manner. The candidate shall possess Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services credentials in at least one of the following categories, with a willingness to obtain additional credentials in the remaining areas in a reasonable period of time: UDC-Construction, UDC-Electrical, UDC-Plumbing, UDC-HVAC, Commercial Building, Commercial Electrical, and Commercial Plumbing. A background or knowledge of zoning is a plus.