Building inspector
Skellefteå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Building inspector
Work model On location
Are you the one?
A lot is happening in Skellefteå right now. The municipality is in a period of rapid growth and we are working hard to meet this challenge. Extensive construction and planning activities are underway with new homes, businesses and plans taking shape. We are convinced that the whole municipality will look very different in just a few years and we are ready to meet this development! With us, every working day is about the municipality functioning and developing as well as possible for everyone who lives and works here. In both urban areas, communities and villages. Most of all, we work for others and each other. Then that feeling of having made a difference is quite hard to beat. In the construction business, we currently have 32 employees and our work includes many varied tasks where we provide good service to the general public as well as professional construction companies. In order to support Skellefteå's growth and development, we now need to expand our operations by hiring another knowledgeable building inspector who wants to be involved and contribute to a growing Skellefteå. Do you want to join our journey? Welcome with your application! WORK DUTIES As a building inspector, you have an important role in Skellefteå's development. You handle building permit and notification matters where you mainly monitor that the technical property requirements are followed according to applicable legal requirements and building regulations. The work includes, among other things, reviewing the received documents of building permit cases with regard to the technical property requirements as well as issuing start notices, making workplace visits, holding final consultations and issuing final notices. You will also hold technical consultations and guide applicants to a healthy and safe building by informing about current requirements and making assessments about compliance. You work in a varied and outgoing manner with dialogue and information in physical meetings, telephone, e-mail and web. You work independently at the same time as you have close cooperation with your colleagues on building permits, with other officials within the municipality as well as with consultants and inspectors. As a building inspector, you work continuously to streamline work processes and to always provide citizens with high service and professional treatment in a legally secure manner. We have a strong focus on customers, sustainability and becoming completely digital. To give you flexibility in your work, you have the opportunity to perform some of your tasks remotely. On the other hand, it is required that you are on site to make workplace visits, and we therefore prefer that you live in Skellefteå and the surrounding area. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you who have a university of applied sciences education specializing in building permits or building inspectors or have work experience that corresponds to such education. You have good knowledge of the construction industry and a few years of experience from working in it. Communicating in Swedish in speech and writing is a requirement and that you have basic knowledge of English. B driver's license is required to be able to carry out visits within the service. We would like you to be familiar with the application of current regulations such as the Planning and Building Act, the Planning and Building Ordinance and the Swedish Housing Agency's building regulations and more. Perhaps you also have special expertise in, for example, installation and energy technology as well as moisture and fire safety. It is advantageous if you have worked as a building inspector before and we would like to see that you have an overall understanding of building construction. To enjoy your work, you need to be able to work in a structured and independent manner. You are pedagogical and adapt your communication to the situation and target group. When meeting people, you are confident and your social skills make it easy for you to cooperate with both colleagues and customers. OTHER Community planning ensures that streets and squares, communities and residential areas function as well as possible for everyone who lives and works here. The assignment includes planning, advice, supervision and a lot of long-term development issues with connection to physical planning, streets and parks, transport and service, emergency services, sweeping and water and waste. With technology of good quality and diversity, both in terms of business areas, personnel and technical development, we make a growing Skellefteå possible. Read more about Skellefteå here: https://skelleftea.se Contact from recruitment and staffing companies and advertising vendors is prohibited.
Why you should work with us!

Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life! 

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Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life!
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