City of Pearland, TX Pearland, TX, United States
Mar 28, 2020Full Time
WHO WE ARE: The City of Pearland, TX is one of the fastest growing cities in the state and in the U.S. Located just a few miles south of the fourth largest city in the country, Houston, TX, Pearland offers excellent scenic trails and parks, top ranked schools, culturally diverse communities and a vibrant feel of city-country living. We value strong service, trust, respect, integrity, ownership, teamwork and innovation. In our commitment to embrace the diversity and complexity of local government, a City of Pearland employee will always strive to meet people where they are with an inclusive spirit and with an extended customer-focused hand, will say, "You are welcome here...whether you live, work, visit or play here, you are welcome." WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR: The Pearland Fire Department is hiring an Investigator/Inspector in the Fire Marshal's Office . While the ideal candidate will hold a TCOLE certification, the Pearland Fire Department will consider eager applicants who do not have the certification. The candidate must be willing to attend and complete a company sponsored police academy in the future. Sustained employment will be conditional upon successful completion of the TCOLE program and the ability to obtain TCOLE certification within an acceptable time frame. THE POSITION: Under the general supervision of the Fire Marshal, the Fire Inspector/Investigator is responsible for inspections of new and existing facilities to ensure compliance with various applicable laws and ordinances, performs arson and fire investigations, report writing, performs plan reviews of facilities, participates in public relation events, educational activities related to fire prevention and performs related work as assigned. Basic -to intermediate computer skills. Candidates must currently possess Basic Peace Officer, Basic Fire Inspector, Basic Fire Investigator. In addition, must have a strong understanding of the plans review process. *For a detailed job description, please review the attachment.