Building Inspector


The City of Tullahoma is accepting applications for the position of Building Inspector which reports to the Planning Director. The Building Inspector conducts periodic and required inspections of buildings and structures for compliance with applicable building codes, including mechanical and plumbing inspections as required.  This position also reviews and approves construction and specification plans for compliance with Standard Building Codes. The building inspector conducts inspections throughout the community, investigating complaints of code violations, generating notification letters, and issuing citations as needed. Applicants need to have a high school diploma and a college degree is desirable. Certification as a building inspector is preferred and additional certifications in mechanical and plumbing are also preferred. Knowledge of applicable building codes is required and ability to review construction and specification plans are preferred.  Other ICC certifications will be required within one year. This is a full-time position with an annual salary between $47,530 - $50,446, depending on qualifications. The hours of work are 7:30am to 4:30pm.  The city offers a comprehensive benefits package including participation in the TN Consolidated Retirement System. Individuals interested in applying for this position can print the application available on-line at and complete the form or obtain an application at City Hall.  City Hall / Municipal Building, 201 W. Grundy Street, Tullahoma, TN  

The application or a resume can be submitted by to City of Tullahoma, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 807, Tullahoma, TN  37388; by email:; or by Fax: 931-455-2782. A complete copy of the job description is available upon request. EOE

Open until filled