This is a provisional appointment.
Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
Under the direction of the Fire Marshal, examines building specifications and plans to insure compliance with the fire codes, building codes and other related laws, ordinances or regulations in the Fire Department; performs professional and detailed examination and acceptance testing of architects' and engineers' plans and computations for proposed new buildings and other structures, and for alterations to existing buildings and structures in order to determine whether the proposed methods of construction and the materials to be used are in accordance with the requirements of the fire codes and building codes and related laws and regulations.
Approves or disapproves such plans on own responsibility. In the event of disapproval, suggests necessary changes in order to achieve compliance. Compares applications for fire permits and building permits with the plans to insure consistency. Prepares letters of refusal citing sections of the code which have been violated by plans or specifications submitted. Confers with the officials of the Fire Department concerning any matters involving restrictions on building methods and materials. Reviews performance based on alternative design and checks for equivalency codes. Performs related work as required.
PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST REQUIRED
CRIMINAL RECORD CHECK REQUIRED
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED
MUST HAVE AND MAINTAIN A VALID MASSACHUSETTS DRIVERS LICENSE
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: SENA/MM1-9
Hours Per Week: 35