Permit Technician 1

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Date: Sep 10, 2022

Location: San Mateo County Area, California, 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: San Mateo County Area 

State: California

Permit Technician


Bureau Veritas North America Inc. a global leader in quality assurance, health, safety and environmental (QHSE) solutions is seeking highly experienced, motivated Permit Technician in the Butte/Yolo County area. Recognized and accredited by the largest national and international organizations, and with over 75,000 employees, Bureau Veritas has unparalleled expertise and resources to manage projects requiring a broad range of expertise, across vast geographies.  Bureau Veritas has operations in over 140 countries and all continents.


Essential responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:


Process permit applications, distribute plan review letters, and issue permits

Calculating Fees

Reviewing Forms for completeness and accuracy

Answer incoming phone calls

Schedule inspection requests

Submit plans for permitting to local municipality

Answer questions and provide information to the public and applicants, regarding building department requirements, regulations, and procedures

Input building/property information into computer system

Perform general administrative duties in support of the office, as assigned




Ability to read blueprints and related documents

Knowledge of basic code requirements

Ability to speak and write English, and understand basic grammar, spelling, and punctuation

Strong work ethic

Ability to use independent judgment

Good customer service skills

Ability to organize and prioritize

Must be proficient with word processing, database programs, and permitting software such as TRAKiT by CRW systems, Permit Plus, Accela, etc.

Ability to lift plans and walk distances

Must have vaiid drivers license




Education:  High School Diploma or equivalent. 

Experience:  At least one (1) year work experience in building department

ICC Permit Technician certification a plus





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