Employment Opportunities

UCC FIRE INSPECTOR – Part time position, 20-24 hours/week; responsible for enforcement of the uniform construction code.  This position will ensure buildings are in accordance with appropriate laws, codes, ordinances, regulations, and standards.  Candidate must have Fire Inspector UCC License; HHS Fire Subcode/Inspector.

The following job duties and responsibilities may be added or removed at the Township’s discretion:

  • Assist the Fire Subcode Official with new construction,
  • Identify corrective actions necessary to bring properties into compliance with applicable fire codes, laws, regulations, and standards, and explain these measures to property owners or their representatives,
  • Conduct fire code compliance follow-ups to ensure that corrective actions have been taken in cases where violations were found,
  • Write detailed reports of fire inspections performed, fire code violations observed, and corrective recommendations offered,
  • Review blueprints and plans for new or remodeled buildings in order to ensure the structures meet fire safety codes,
  • Present and explain fire code requirements and fire prevention information to architects, contractors, attorneys, engineers, developers, fire service personnel, and the general public,
  • Testify in court regarding fire code and fire safety issues,
  • Arrange for the replacement of and or repair of fire alarm and sprinkler systems, making minor repairs such as servicing fire extinguishers when feasible
  • Assist with phone and walk-in requests for fire inspections or questions related to fire plan review,
  • Operate a township issued Emergency Response Vehicle,
  • The job duties, responsibilities, skills and descriptions herein are not comprehensive. Duties may be added or removed at the Township’s discretion

Education, Certification, License:

Required:  UCC / HHS Fire Subcode/Inspector

Desired:  DFS Fire Inspector Certification a plus

Physical Requirements:

Ability to perform inspections per UCC

A valid NJ Driver’s License and NJ residency are required.  If you would like to be considered, please submit your letter of interest and resume to Tamarah Novak, Personnel Coordinator, at tnovak@twp.montgomery.nj.us or in person to the Township Administration office, 2261 Route 206, Belle Mead, NJ, 08502.  Salary information furnished upon request.  EOE.


Posted August 19, 2020

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