Fire Inspector 1

Durango Fire Protection District   Durango, CO   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on June 14, 2022

Fire Inspector 1

JOB SUMMARY: This is a non-exempt hourly position assigned to the Fire Prevention Bureau. Responsibilities include the protection and preservation of life and property for a safe community through fire prevention work to include conducting standard or specialized inspections of commercial, institutional, industrial, and educational facilities; delivering safety programs; tenant improvement plan reviews, fire investigation and enforcing all applicable local, state and federal safety code regulations and standards.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Follows the Organization’s Mission, Values, and Departmental Expectations • Performs onsite fire inspection and code compliance assignments per the adopted codes and applicable state and federal codes or regulations • Provides written and verbal guidance to developers, planners, architects, engineers, attorneys, business owners or managers, and others in a competent and professional manner • May perform plan reviews for tenant improvements, remodels and industrial processes (includes fire code plan review, suppression systems, fire alarms, etc.) as assigned • Issues permits • Performs and/or assists with fire investigation as assigned • Coordinates and delivers public education and prevention programs as assigned • Responsible for data management on all projects assigned 

Compensation: The position is full-time, hourly, non-exempt with full benefits. Starting at $57,900 annually – plus or minus depending on experience and what level of qualifications are met.