Job Details

Code Enforcement Officer

Washington County, Hillsboro, OR

Job - Government

Close Date: 04/21/2019

Do you have an affinity for multi-tasking in a dynamic environment and performing code enforcement duties efficiently and independently? Is providing gold-standard customer service important to you? If so, Come Lead with Us as a Code Enforcement Officer!

The Solid Waste & Recycling division of Washington County's Department of Health and Human Services is currently recruiting for a Code Enforcement Officer. This position protects public health and safety by interpreting and enforcing County Solid Waste Control and Solid Waste Disposal, Nuisance and Noise Control ordinances. Other primary responsibilities include, conducting field investigations; processing violations; and instructing the public on compliance procedures. Additionally, the individual in this role will respond to community complaints as well as support and coordinate with local law enforcement agencies on code enforcement issues.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced code enforcement officer at the municipal, county or state level. Candidates should have the ability to develop and implement new procedures; be able exercise independent initiative and have professional judgment to solve problems. Additionally, excellent communication skills, verbal and written, are necessary as this role will have frequent interaction with the public. A background in law enforcement would be valuable.

Education and Experience:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in the field of public administration, urban studies, criminal justice, or related fields AND a minimum of one (1) year of experience in the field of code enforcement of solid waste and nuisance ordinances; OR
An Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university in the field of public administration, urban studies, criminal justice, or related fields AND three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience in the field of code enforcement of solid waste and nuisance ordinances; OR
Five (5) years of increasingly responsible experience in the field of code enforcement of solid waste and nuisance ordinances.

Additional Licenses, Certificates, Physical Abilities, and Specialty Requirements:
Must possess a driver's license valid in the State of Oregon and have an acceptable driving record per Washington County driving policy.
This position requires submission of a detailed statement of personal history and incumbents must successfully pass a criminal and personal history background check.
Ability to be appointed as a Limited Duty Deputy Sheriff upon hire.

To apply for this position, please visit our website at www.washcojobs.org. This posting will close on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.

Complete details: http://www.washcojobs.org