Code Enforcement Officer/Building Official – South Strabane Township

Deadline: Friday, December 10, 2021

Position Summary

South Strabane Township is accepting applications for the position of Code Enforcement Officer/Building Official.

This is an at-will, full-time exempt position providing a variety of skilled tasks related to building inspection, plan review, property maintenance, building and code enforcement.  An employee in this position has the responsibility for enforcement of all Township ordinances and state laws regulating to new and existing residential and commercial projects within the Township relative to applicable building codes and property maintenance.

The employee will work independently in the performing review, inspection and enforcement activities, but will confer with and receive direction from the Building Official. Employee will be responsible for overseeing the building permit process for all residential and commercial projects by working with applicants to ensure plans are prepared properly, review plans and conduct onsite inspection to ensure compliance with all Township building and zoning regulations and issuing certificates of occupancy.  The employee will be responsible for making decisions requiring broad technical expertise and involves significant contact with the public and building community. At times, work and materials handled are of a confidential nature making this position a confidential position.


Candidates must have current certification in any/all residential UCC categories and a minimum 2 years as a municipal code official or as a building inspector/contractor/foreman of building construction.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and completed application (see full posting) via email to or via post to:

550 Washington Road
Washington, PA  15301
ATTN: Jim Sutter

Full posting: