City of DeLand
120 S. Florida Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720
SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the enforcement of the City of DeLand Code of Ordinances and other related laws, through voluntary compliance, followed by enforcement through the issuance of citations or other legal proceedings with the City of DeLand Special Magistrate. Code Enforcement Officers have the primary responsibility to assure that the safety and health of the public is maintained through adherence to those requirements as established by law. This position reports to the Chief Building Official.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and /or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: The applicant must be a high school graduate, supplemented by courses related to this occupational activity. Level I Code Enforcement Certification with (AACE) is desirable. Knowledge of city, county and state laws and regulations pertaining to land use, zoning, building permits, and property maintence is required. Knowledge of principles and methods of research and investigation related to code enforcement; effective public relation practices, and the evidentiary requirements for courts of law is also required. Licensure with the State of Florida (DBPR) as a Standard Building Inspector is highly desirable.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
WORK ENVIRONMENT/ADA: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to work inside in an office environment or outside in various weather conditions. The employee may also be required to work on uneven surfaces, or in noisy conditions.
Lifting: 15-45 Pounds
Environment: Inside/Outside Environment
Vision: 20/20 or Corrected to 20/100; color vision also required
Hearing: Normal to High Noise Levels
*Class Descriptions are not intended to be restrictive. The use of (or absence of) a particular illustration of duties shall not be held to exclude or limit the authority of a Department Head to assign other duties which are similar and related to work.
****All Applicants are Required to Submit a General Employment Application****
City of DeLand, Florida