Building Inspectors ensure that construction meets local and national building codes and ordinances, zoning regulations, and contract specifications.
What does this job involve?
Conducting thorough inspections of buildings and structures
Ensuring compliance with building codes and regulations
Documenting inspection findings and violations
Evaluating structural integrity and safety
Reviewing and issuing building permits
Advising builders and property owners on compliance
Staying current with building codes and regulations
Verifying construction quality and standards
How do I get into this career?
Five years as a licenced Builder, or, five years as an accredited Building Surveyor, Assistant Building Surveyor or Building Surveyor Technician is required prior to applying for a Building Inspector licence.