The City of Dubuque, Iowa invites applications for the position of Lead Paint / Healthy Homes Inspector.
This is a limited term position with a duration of 3 years. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing field inspections for the City’s Lead and Healthy Homes Program; inspecting property to ensure compliance with contract agreements and government regulations; providing oversight and guidance to local contractors in lead-safe hazard reduction techniques and practices in support of the City’s housing improvement programs; utilizing Microsoft Office applications and other platforms to prepare reports and related documentation.
Graduation from an accredited college or university with major coursework in environmental and/or health sciences, business, construction or related field; experience working with a diverse workforce and population; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the essential knowledge, skills and abilities. Training and/or experience in housing construction, housing code enforcement and housing-related health and sanitation code enforcement is preferred. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to follow a management philosophy that is input oriented and values equity, problem solving and the development of partnerships; and a desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork.
The City offers an annual salary range of $48,131 to $62,857, and an attractive benefits package which includes twelve weeks of paid parental leave.
The City of Dubuque is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.