ICC Chapter Update - August 2014
Job Opening: Town of North Yarmouth / Pownal - Code Enforcement Officer/ Planner
The Town of North Yarmouth is now accepting applications for the position of Code Enforcement Officer/Planner. This position entails responsible administrative and technical work that ensures compliance with zoning and land use regulations for the towns of North Yarmouth and Pownal.
Employment applications can be obtained at the North Yarmouth Town Office or on line at .
Application Deadline: Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:00PM
Job Opening: Town of Scarborough - Code Enforcement Officer
The Town of Scarborough is seeking a full-time Code Enforcement Officer to join a dedicated team
responsible for enforcement in an equitable and uniform manner of all municipal codes, zoning
ordinances and other applicable federal and state ordinances. The Code Enforcement Officer assists the
Zoning Administrator in the review and issuance of all permit applications for buildings, electrical,
plumbing and other land use activities.
Applications must be received by Sunday, August 17, 2014. For additional information call 207.730.4025 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 CEO Training - Evaluating the Installation of Erosion and Sediment Control Practices - 8/12/14
MDOT Performance and Training Center, Fairfield, Maine - August 12
Join the Maine DEP Nonpoint Source Training and Resource Center for this special workshop. Through a combination of classroom and field training we will review some common errors found in BMP installations. This workshop designed for CEOs, will provide guidance to determine whether erosion and sediment control practices are installed properly on the construction sites you oversee.
Class size is limited to 50, so register early to reserve your seat.
Soils and Natural Resource Workshop - 9/3/14
Mount Blue State Park, Weld, Maine
The Maine Association of Professional Soil Scientists in conjunction with the Maine Association of Wetland Scientists, Maine Association of Site Evaluators and Soil Science Society of Northern New England is once again sponsoring a late summer workshop focusing on soils and natural resources. This year, the workshop will be held on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Mt. Blue State Park in the western Maine town of Weld, from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm.
As in the past, this workshop will combine soil evaluation with natural resource identification and regulation issues. Natural resource/soil sites to be included in the workshop are: a potential wetland in glacial till soils on a 20% slope; sandy spodosol soils (soils with a gray leached Albic horizon directly underlain by a red to black horizon of accumulation); glacial till spodosol soils; pit and mound topography soils pits on a long sloping glacial till site that are influenced by oxygenated groundwater; a stream/wetland complex and a stream/wetland/vernal pool complex in the shoreland zone of Webb Lake that will have all kinds of shoreland and LUPC zoning issues as well as a few involving NRPA.
MBOIA's July Membership Training and Meeting - 7/24/14
Maine Municipal Association, 60 Community Drive, Augusta, Maine
The City of Bangor Code Enforcement Division is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Housing/Heating Inspector. The individual in this position is responsible for performing inspections to ensure compliance with municipal building, housing and property maintenance codes and regulations and is also responsible for performing heating inspections ensuring compliance with state adopted fuel and gas codes and regulations.
The salary range for this position is $19.79 - $26.59 per hour, plus a comprehensive fringe benefit package. Applications are required and must be submitted with a résumé and cover letter to Melissa Borden, 73 Harlow St, Bangor, ME 04401 or via email to: no later than 4:30pm, Monday, June 23, 2014.
for additional information.
The City of Rock Hill is a fast growing Principal City in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area. This growth has created the need for an energetic, qualified Building Inspector to join the Inspections Division of the Planning and Development Team. The successful candidate must enjoy working at a brisk pace in an ever changing service oriented environment. This position will provide inspection services for all building trades as well as assisting new potential businesses with solutions to challenges that are inherent with existing buildings.
Graduation from high school is required and four years of experience in the construction inspection or management field is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered. Successful candidate will obtain three (3) certifications within one (1) year of employment and all four (4) within 18 months of employment. Customer service skills and a desire to serve the public are a prerequisite for this position.
Salary commensurate with experience, entry level mid-40's; Great benefits, work environment!!!
The Town of Chebeague Island has an immediate opening for a Code Enforcement Officer. We are looking for someone to provide short-term support, and will be initiating a hiring process to fill the position long-term. The current time commitment is 10 hours per week, with a proposed increase to 12 as of July 1. The time commitment for immediate assistance is of course negotiable and we are willing to work with many different schedules. The current wage is $30/hour.
If you are interested in a short-term commitment or applying for the position longer term, please contact the Town Administrator directly at email@example.com or at 846-3148. A job description and application materials are available on our municipal website at
Job Posting: GFA International, Inc. is seeking FULL and PART TIME Building Code Inspectors, Plans Examiners, and Building Code Administrators for our Florida operations.
International Code Council's eNews Newsletter
May 8, 2014 - .
Energy Code Seminary - Slides and Documents
Newsletter of the Maine Building Officials and Inspectors Association
June 2013 issue of International Code Council's , a building science journal from the ICC Technical Services Division
Current issues of International Code Council's ICC eNews, a publication that discusses topics of building safety, fire prevention and sustainability.
Newsletter of the Maine Building Officials and Inspectors Association
Code of Honor Scholarship coming soon
ICC, NFPA Create Coalition to Advance Public Safety in the Built Environment
The International Code Council and the National Fire Protection Association Launch the Coalition for Current Safety Codes
The and the announced the formation of the Coalition for Current Safety Codes (CCSC). The coalition will advance public safety in the built environment by advocating states and municipal jurisdictions adopt current building, fire prevention, sustainable, electrical and life safety codes.
ICC and NFPA will seek broad participation in the coalition from other SDOs, the construction and insurance industries, government and the private sector to raise awareness about the importance of and steps needed to provide up to date buildings where people live, work, play and go to school. The two associations are coming together to co-chair the coalition because of a mutual commitment to public safety and in an effort to create even broader support for the adoption of modern codes and standards.
Please consider joining the Coalition for Current Safety Codes (CCSC) by visiting the new website:
The handout from the presentation at the September 2011 meeting is being made available if you need a copy.
New MBOIA logo: