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Permit Technician

City of Council Bluffs

Corporate/Business, Public Safety

Job title:
Permit Technician

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Job description:

The City of Council Bluffs is currently hiring for the position of Permit Technician!

Mission: Our mission is to continuously improve the quality of life and attractiveness of the City of Council Bluffs.

Employee Benefits: Defined benefit pension plan – IPERS, excellent health insurance coverage, employer paid dental and vision insurance premiums, excellent vacation and sick leave, 10 paid holidays per year plus an additional floating holiday, $50,000 employer paid basic life insurance policy, and so much more!

Pay: $25.92/HR with step increases to $33.09/HR

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Application Deadline: April 15, 2024 – We will accept the first 100 applications. If we receive 100 applications prior to April 15, 2024, we will stop accepting applications at that time. We will only accept the first 100 applications.

Responsibilities: An employee in this class is responsible for processing building permits and/or rental housing applications, licenses, miscellaneous permits and applications, assigning inspections for field staff and working with documents in support of the Building Division. The employee demonstrates thoroughness and efficiency while delivering excellent customer service in a courteous and professional manner. In addition the employee will perform clerical and office duties in support of the Building Division with the primary focus to be with the discipline, Building or Housing.

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Public Administration or a related field
• Three (3) years municipal experience or with a construction firm
• Any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work.
• Permit Technician Certificate issued by the International Code Council (ICC), preferred

The City of Council Bluffs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please visit the City Employment Opportunities page for more pertinent information, to apply, and to view the job description. Contact the City’s Recruiter, Cori Shaw, at 712-890-5275 with any questions!

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Posted on:
April 1, 2024

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