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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Planning/Development

Title: Code Enforcement Officer

Posting No.: 1149

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Building & Zoning

Hours: Full-Time: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Salary: $45,000-$50,000 annually

There is one (1) position open at this time.

Responsibilities include:
•    Investigates zoning, building, and property maintenance complaints
•    Performs limited inspections during stages of construction for conformance with County ordinances and building and zoning codes
•    Provides assistance to property owners for correcting zoning, building, and property maintenance deficiencies in conformance with the intent set forth in these codes
•    Contacts persons responsible for violations and issues notice to discontinue, remove or alter conditions which conflict with the zoning, building, and property maintenance regulations
•    Prepares investigative documentation, including photographs required to support findings
•    Maintains on-going surveillance of assigned area for zoning, building, and property maintenance code compliance
•    Represents the County in court regarding violation cases submitted for prosecution
•    Performs record search to determine accuracy of data such as location, ownership, district and legal description
•    Inspects signs and fences for compliance with specifications
•    Prepares daily reports

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    A High School diploma or GED
•    Three years’ experience at the journeyman level in one of the following construction fields; zoning, code enforcement, engineering, or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer