• Plans Examiner - Part Time

    Job Locations US-CA-Sacramento
    Posted Date 6 days ago(1/11/2019 12:16 PM)
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  • Overview

    NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.


    • Performs complex plan reviews of building additions, alterations, and new construction for compliance with building and local ordinances, state laws, and other regulations and standards.
    • Prepares written correction letters.
    • Approve plans that meet code and ordinance requirements.
    • Confer with architects, engineers, contractors, and others regarding features of plans found to be out of conformance with code or where proposed design or materials are clearly unacceptable.
    • Outline, clearly, reasons for non-conformance of plans.
    • Maintains and updates records and database information when requested.


    • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred.
    • International Code Council Certification: Building Plans Examiner, multiple trades preferred.
    • California State License as a Professional Engineer is a positive, but not required.
    • Three to five years of experience performing complex plan reviews for commercial and industrial projects.
    • Knowledge of principles and methods of building construction.
    • Knowledge of methods and materials used in building construction and structural design.
    • Knowledge of International and California Building Codes.
    • Ability to read, understand, interpret, and explain blueprints, building plans, specifications, and engineering calculations.
    • Ability to distinguish between the intent of applicable rules and the letter of the law.
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
    • Ability to exercise sound judgment and initiative.
    • Microsoft Word.
    • Adobe Acrobat.
    • Deltek Vision.
    • Computer knowledge and basic word processing experience a must.
    • Valid California Driver License.


    NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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