Electrical Plans Examiner

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Date: Jun 6, 2022

Location: Palm Bay, Florida, US

Company: Bureau Veritas


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: Palm Bay 

State: Florida

The Electrical Plans Examiner will perform technical plans examining work to enforce compliance with building codes, regulations and ordinances.  This position reports to the Florida Business Unit Manager and is subject to annual performance evaluations.


Essential duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide exemplary customer service to all individuals by demonstrating a willingness to be attentive, understanding, and responsive, fair, courteous, as well as respectful, and to actively participate in maintaining a positive customer service environment
  • Examine plans and specifications of new construction, additions and alterations to residential, commercial and industrial buildings to determine compliance with the provisions of applicable construction codes, ordinances and regulations.
  • Respond to code related questions from developers, builders, contractors, and/or property owners.
  • Confer with architects, contractors, builders and the public in the field and office; explain and interpret building requirements and restrictions
  • Read, research, and objectively explain and interpret building code requirements along with other laws pertaining to regulation of buildings, and tactfully communicate, orally and in writing, with staff and/or clients, while maintaining effective relationships
  • Maintain files and reports regarding inspection and/or plan review activities and findings
  • Attend and participate in meetings; stay abreast of new trends and innovations in the field of building inspection
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required


  • Florida State Plans Examiner license(s) – Residential Plans Examiner Minimum
  • Maintenance of a valid Florida Driver’s License
  • Knowledge of the Florida Building Code and the International Code Council.


Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of general office equipment- copier/fax/scanner, phone
  • Must be able to understand and follow instructions
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment
  • High energy level and able to work in a fast paced environment


Computer Skills:

Basic knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, document and database software (MS Office, Excel, Access, Adobe Acrobat).  Knowledge of Building Permitting and/or Plan Review software such as Accela, TrakIt, Amanda, BlueBeam, OnBase, etc… is preferred.


Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to sit.  The employee will need to be able to see details of objects and distinguish between colors and shapes.  The employee will need to know how to operate computers, printers, and other office equipment.


Pay Range :

$70,000 annually and above based on the number of active DBPR Licenses, along with other benefits.

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