Company: Bureau Veritas
Posted on: October 12, 2018
A WORLD LEADER IN TESTING, INSPECTION & CERTIFICATION SERVICES Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today. Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics. This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions. City: Portland State: Oregon SUMMARY Reviews residential, commercial, and public works project plans, reports and other development and design related documents for compliance with Design Standards and all applicable local, state, and federal codes and guidelines. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES * Must be able to provide complete structural and non-structural plan reviews of commercial, industrial and residential buildings for compliance with applicable codes and standards. * May provide majority of the structural plan reviews of wood framed commercial, industrial, and residential buildings for compliance with applicable codes and standards and engineering principals. * Assess and resolve complaints received from clients, applicants, public, designers, contractors or co-workers. * May be assigned to provide basic plan reviews directly for jurisdictions, where the scope of work may include calculating construction valuations and permit fees, processing building permits, and reviewing contractors licensing, business licensing and owner/builder verifications (i.e. basic permit technician skills may be required). * Prepare written plan review correspondence and update information into various computer software programs. * Explain and answer client questions regarding generated plan review letters. May interact directly with clients and their staff. REQUIREMENTS Education ?A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Architectural, Civil, Structural Engineering, or a closely related field OR Experience ? At least 4 year's experience as a plans examiner with a city or county or professional code consulting group. Registration/Certifications / Skills ? * State of Oregon / BCD Certificate * ICC certification as a Plans Examiner * Must have a valid driver's license and safe driving record * Knowledge of and prior experience with current building codes * Working knowledge of office computer software ? Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe, etc. * Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills. * Must be a team player and able to work well with clients and co-workers * Must possess problem solving skills * Bilingual a plus IT/IS Skills: * Demonstrated knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, document and database software (MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop). Knowledge and use of digital cameras and photo media programs required. Work Environment: * An employee in this position typically works in an office environment, with occasional exposure to outdoor construction sites with full climate exposure. Physical Demands: * While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and work at a desk/ computer station for extended periods of time. Occasional use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. * The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 20 pounds. The vision requirements include: ability to adjust focus, distance vision and close vision. Travel is limited/ negligible. If you are an individual with a disability and you would like us to assist you with searching the Careers Page site for employment opportunities and/or assistance with completing your profile and application, please contact us at 1-888-357-7020 or email us with your request to USinfor@us.bureauveritas.com We are happy to assist you and encourage you to consider Bureau Veritas for your next great career opportunity! If you would like additional information regarding Bureau Veritas' federal obligations in regards to equal employment opportunity, please click the link below: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdfSDL2017
Keywords: Bureau Veritas, Portland , Plan Reviewer, Other , Portland, Oregon
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