Employment opportunity: Part-time Dixmoor code enforcement inspector/officer
DUTIES SUMMARY: To perform technical office and field work for the Village of Dixmoor enforcement codes and ordinances; to assist in processing and presenting related notices, reports and public hearing documents; and to do related work as required. Click here for the full job posting.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Depending upon assignment, duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: o Conduct field checks to uncover possible violations of a variety of Municipal codes and ordinances including zoning, nuisance, property maintenance, and housing. o Analyze and make recommendations on policy development. o Investigate possible violations; contact responsible individuals in person and in writing; perform follow-up investigations to see that remedial action has been taken. o Work closely with homeowners, business and community groups to enhance and preserve the quality of neighborhoods through public relations, educational and code enforcement activities. o Coordinate inspections and dispositions of cases with the appropriate Village Department Heads, County Health Officials and other Agencies. o Respond to citizen complaints regarding code violations; exercise appropriate judgement in prioritizing calls; investigate and resolve problems, provide information to public by phone and in person regarding code regulations. o Assist in determining appropriate disposition of outstanding cases after consulting with Village Attorney, and Department Heads; issue citations for infractions as provided by the Municipal Code; coordinate potential application of available loan and grant programs; prepare and present code violation cases before appropriate commissions and Boards in preparing cases for court action. o Develop and implement effective public education strategies concerning the codes and ordinances; assist in carrying out the Village public outreach strategies; participate in neighborhood associations abatement initiatives. o Make presentations to community groups, business organizations, and school groups.
Please forward resumes to: Linda Keller Human Resources Village of Dixmoor 170 W. 145 Street Dixmoor, IL 60426 (708) 570- 1062 FAX:(708) 385-5736 firstname.lastname@example.org