City of Menasha

Building Inspector/Housing Specialist – The City of Menasha, population 17,442, is accepting applications to fulfill the Building Inspector/Housing Specialist position with the City’s Community Development Department. This team member is responsible for receiving and processing building permit applications, reviewing plans for conformance with code requirements, reviewing plans for driveways, accessory buildings, and new dwellings for conformance with zoning requirements. An ideal candidate for this position will illustrate strong communication skills, extensive interaction with contractors, homeowners and housing program applicants. Reporting directly to the Director of Community Development, this position exercises practices involving installing, repairing and maintaining building construction, building design and thorough knowledge of national, state and local codes and regulations relating to building construction, electrical and allied installations and plumbing. A High School diploma, or equivalent, a minimum of three years’ experience working in in the construction trades or related fields, and two years of building inspection experience, or an equivalent combination, is required. Commercial credentials a plus. Salary Range: $48,801 – $58,412, along with an attractive benefit package.

Apply no later than September 12, 2016 by 4:00 pm, with a cover letter, resume, and City application. Application materials are available online at or at the City of Menasha’s Human Resource Department, 140 Main Street, Menasha, WI 54952.