Position:  Building Official
Location:  St Augustine, FL
Job Id:  1408
# of Openings:  0

Building Official 


SAFEbuilt currently has an opening for a Building Official in the Jacksonville/St Augustine area.  This position is the key client manager as well as team supervisor.    



  • Responsible for meeting all state and locally mandated code compliance and reporting requirements. 

  • Apply knowledge of building codes, policies, and procedures to the day-to-day functions of the building department.  

  • Serve as the primary liaison with our clients in this area and is responsible for ensuring that we deliver the highest level of customer service 

  • Responsible for attending department and community meetings as required by the client. 

  • Perform some plan reviews both commercial and residential in all trades. 

  • Perform inspection support as needed. 

  • Supervise building department staff. 


  • Be able to demonstrate extensive knowledge of local building code regulations, policies and procedures 

  • Client and team management experience in a building department setting 

  • Have solid computer skills and experience using MS Office programs 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

  • Exercise initiative and display independent judgment 

  • Be self-directed and self-motivated 


  • Inspection and Plan review experience for commercial and residential structures. 

  • Experience supervising building department staff 

  • State of Florida: Certified Building Administrator 

  • ICC Certifications are a bonus 

COMPENSATION:  Competitive salary and benefits package. 


More About SAFEbuilt:  One of the fastest growing providers of privatized community development solutions in the country, SAFEbuilt has seen a significant increase in municipal contracts and employee growth over the past few years. 2018 is already shaping up to see similar growth and opportunity.   SAFEbuilt partners with over 450 communities of all shapes and sizes throughout the country for the efficient delivery of privatized community development solutions including: building department services, community and transportation planning & zoning and community improvement services. Learn more at: http://safebuilt.com/ 


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